April 19, 2018 at 12:30 p.m. OperaDelaware sneak preview A preview of OperaDelaware’s exciting spring Puccini festival (Il Tritico) sung by the company’s principal singers. Free admission.read more
April 20 at 7:30p.m. | Ayreheart | Admission: $10-$25
Renaissance music with the energy of a rock concert! Ayreheart musicians (vocals, two lutes, colascione, and percussion) play a program of Renaissance music from the British Isles.
April 26, 2018 at 12:30 p.m. Isai Jess Muñoz, tenor & Oksana Glauchko, piano Stellar new tenor from University of Delaware sings Visca L’Amor! – a celebration of songs by Catalán Composers of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Free admission.read more
May 3, 2018 at 12:30 p.m. John Walthausen, harpsichord Wilmington harpsichordist who has studied in the United States, France, and Switzerland and concertized across the globe graces us with Mozart, Scarlatti, and Couperin. Free admission.read more
May 10, 2018 at 12:30 p.m. Center City Chorale: “A Spring Miscellany” Lively singing closes the noontime concert season with both sacred and secular music you will love. Free admission.read more
May 19 at 7:30 p.m. | Mastersingers of Wilmington | Admission: $10-$25
Music of J. S. Bach, Heinrich Schütz, Dieterich Buxtehude, and Felix Mendelssohn creates a fascinating all-German program sung by this remarkable ensemble of the finest area singers.
Thursday, October 4 at 12:30 p.m. David Schelat, organist Music of Dieterich Buxtehude, Leo Sowerby (commemorating the 50 th anniversary of his death), and brand-new music of David Schelat opens a new season of Thursday Noontime Concerts. All played on the sparkling Gabriel Kney organ in the wonderfully resonant acoustic of First & Central Church. Free admissionread more
Thursday, October 11 at 12:30 p.m. Daniel Carunchio, pianist Popular Delaware pianist, winner of a 2017 Delaware Division of the Arts Individual Artist Grant, plays music of J. S. Bach and 20 th century French composer Francis Poulenc. www.carunchiopiano.com Free admissionread more
Sunday, October 14 at 3:00 p.m. David Schelat, organist An eclectic program of music for the organ from the Baroque to today, including the dramatic and famous Toccata and Fugue in D Minor of J. S. Bach, and celebrating anniversaries of François Couperin and Leo Sowerby. “Schelat took the audience on a wonderful journey from Bach to Schelat in a program that demonstrated not only his musicality and virtuosity, but also the breathtaking capabilities of the church’s Gabriel Kney organ.”…read more
Thursday, October 18 at 12:30 p.m. Lyra Russian Choir Returning to Wilmington is this stellar vocal ensemble from Russia, singing music from the Russian Orthodox Church as well as folk songs from their Russian homeland. This ensemble represents a remarkably rich and colorful choral tradition from that part of the world. Free admissionread more