Mozart’s Requiem in D minor

Join us on Friday, February 25th  at 7:30pm in the sanctuary of First United Methodist Church of Allen (FUMC) for an evening of reflection as the Allen Philharmonic Orchestra & Symphony Chorus welcomes the FUMC Chancel Choir in a performance of Mozart’s Requiem in D minor.  Powerful and solemn, the Requiem is a luminous and wondrous work.  Rusty King and Ben Turner will guest conduct this program.

Soloists Kim Mathews, Soprano, Krista Butler, Mezzo-Soprano, Marc Dawson, Tenor, and Daniel Licktieg, Bass will be the featured soloists for this performance.

Additional programming includes Mozart’s Ave verum corpus, Faure’s Cantique de Jean Racine, Albinoni’s Adagio for Strings, and selections from the sixth movement of Brahms’ Requiem.

Tickets are priced at $25 for adult and $10 for students and can be purchased through this link.

 

 

 

A Classic Christmas

Saturday, December 4 7:00pm

First United Methodist Church of Allen

The Allen Symphony Chorus under the direction of Rusty King,  welcomes the holiday season with performance of classical Christmas music.  Highlights of the program include Vivaldi’s Gloria, Christians be Joyful from Bach’s Christmas Oratorio, John Rutter’s The Very Best Time of the Year and Sing Along Carols.  Members of the Allen Philharmonic Orchestra will accompany this event.

Guests are encouraged to bring an unwrapped toy or game for a child ages birth to 16 in support of All Community Outreach’s (ACO) Toy Drive.

Tickets are priced at $20 for Adults and $15 for Students and can be purchased here. Tickets will not be printed, please present your confirmation of purchase at the door for this program.

 

The Allen Philharmonic welcomes area tuba and euphonium players to join us for the MERRY TUBACHRISTMAS 2021 Concert in Allen Texas.  The performance will take place outdoors on the Village Green at Watters Creek at Montgomery Farm, Saturday, December 11th at 2:30pm.

Dr. Jeff Baker, Allen Philharmonic Principal Tuba and Assistant Professor of Tuba and Euphonium at Texas A & M Commerce, will conduct.

TUBACHRISTMAS was conceived in 1974 by the late Harvey Phillips as a tribute to his teacher and mentor William J. Bell, born on Christmas Day, 1902. “Bill” Bell is recognized by all musicians as one of the most preeminent tuba players throughout the world.   The concert is free of charge and open to the public and is presented in conjunction with the Harvey Phillips Foundation.

Persons of all ages who play the tuba, sousaphone, euphonium, or baritone horn, are cordially invited to perform in this concert.  Registration will take place at Noon with rehearsal at 1:00pm.  Both registration and rehearsal will be held at 980 Village Green Drive in Watters Creek, located between Boardroom Salon for Men and Blue House Too Art Gallery.  The $10 registration fee for participants includes the 2021 Tuba Christmas button. Purchase Tickets here

For questions and updated information regarding the 2021 Allen MERRY TUBACHRISTMAS program, please email our office at office@allenphilharmonic.org.

Come enjoy the spirit of the season with this annual musical celebration.