Tag Archive for Second Sunday

Advent Lessons & Carols by Candlelight

We invite you to a service of hymns, carols and readings for the season of Advent: carry your candle and journey with us through the season from darkness to light. Advent, the season in which the Church observes the beginning of her liturgical year, marks the coming of Christ Jesus—not only his first coming at Christmas…

Finding Freedom – David Browder

Sermon for the 16th Sunday after Trinity, September 11th, 2016. David Browder is the Rector of St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church in Houston, Texas.Sermon for the 16th Sunday after Trinity, September 11th, 2016. David Browder is the Rector of St. Thomas’ Episcopal Church in Houston, Texas. https://media.blubrry.com/stec/p/stthomashouston.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/09/David-Browder-trinity-16-1030.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: Apple…

Nicholas Morris

View the program. Join us at 5 pm following Choral Evensong for an Organ Concert featuring talented young English organist, Nicholas Morris. Works will include: Alain: Litanies (JA 119) Duruflé: Prélude et Fugue sur le nom d’Alain (Op 7)  Buxtehude: Präludium in C (BuxWV 137) Eben: Hommage à Dietrich Buxtehude (Toccatenfuge) Landmann: Variations on a…

Robert Brewer

Robert Brewer, serves as Collaborative Pianist and Interim Instructor of organ and harpsichord at University of Texas at San Antonio; Instructor of organ and harpsichord at the University of St. Thomas, Houston; and Organist at Temple Beth-El, San Antonio. Mr. Brewer, a Houston native, was an active musician in the city for more than 25…

Monica Czausz

Monica Czausz, a native of western Massachusetts, is a fourth-year student of Ken Cowan at Rice University in Houston, Texas, where she is pursuing her Bachelor of Music Degree in Organ Performance. She will continue her studies at Rice for an additional year in order to complete her Master of Music Degree in Organ Performance…

Kirk M. Rich

Join us as organist Kirk M. Rich performs on St. Thomas’ Schoenstein organs, Sunday March 13 at 6 pm. The performance follows Choral Evensong at 4 pm and a reception at 5 pm. The program includes works by Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Giuseppe Gherardeschi (1759-1815), Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847), Jacques-Nicolas Lemmens (1823-1881) and Marcel Dupré (1886-1971). About the Artist A native…

Weston Jennings

American organist Weston Jennings is quickly establishing himself as a talented and engaging international performer. Having first encountered the pipe organ at the Interlochen Summer Arts Camp (Michigan) at the age of sixteen, he later graduated from the Interlochen Arts Academy. At the Eastman School of Music, Weston earned his Bachelor of Music Degree and the prestigious Performer’s Certificate. He…

Grant Wareham

A native of Dayton, Ohio, 19 year-old organist Grant Wareham began organ studies with Jerry Taylor in 2007. He is a sophomore at Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music, where he studies with Ken Cowan. He holds the William N. Barnard prize in organ, the David and Andrea Hayes grant in organ, both awarded for…