Upcoming musical performances

July 3, 2020.  Friday, 7 PM.  Andrew White, baritone, to present a virtual First Friday Concert through Silverton United Methodist Church at 203 West Main Street, with Wicks at the piano.  To include the premiere of a cycle of seven songs composed by Wicks on original sonnets in the French language.  Dr. White is a professor of voice at the University of Nebraska at Kearney.  Donations appreciated. Check the website and Facebook page of Silverton United Methodist Church for instructions as to how to join the meeting.

December 6, 2020.  Sunday, 3 PM.  May the Plague Subside, So that We May Have…the Eleventh Annual Advent Organ Concert at the Mount Angel Abbey Church, with Christopher Wicks and Friends.  Music composed by Dietrich Buxtehude and by Wicks himself, with soprano Catherine van der Salm, mezzo-soprano Kristen Buhler, and Wicks playing the Abbey’s Ott pipe organ.  Including the premiere of Wicks’ “A Crown of Sonnets for the Incarnation,” a setting of seven original poems.  Donations appreciated.

January 1, 2021.  Friday, 7 PM.  First Friday concert at Silverton United Methodist Church to feature harpist Kimberly Taylor, playing, among other works, the premiere of Wicks’ first harp sonata.  203 W. Main Street.  Donations appreciated.