On May 1, 1956, the Moravian Music Foundation was chartered in North Carolina as a nonprofit corporation.
The Moravian Music Foundation (MMF) preserves, celebrates, and cultivates the musical life of the Moravians. Click here to explore the significance of Moravian music and MMF’s mission and work. Click here for Moravian Music 101.
(above, copying ledger, Philharmonic Society of Bethlehem; 1811, preparing for first American performance of Haydn’s CREATION)
MORAVIAN MUSIC SUNDAY
a day to celebrate our rich musical heritage, and recognize the 24 Moravian Music Festivals since 1950, and the one to come, in July! Liturgy, bulletins, music suggestions at moravianmusic.org/resources
Chorus, Band, Orchestra, Handbells and other instrumental, chamber music, new music, new collaborations, worship and fellowship!
Unity Brass Festival
July 19—22, 2018
Wait Chapel, Wake Forest University
Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA
The Foundation supports two performing/recording level choral ensembles:
Lehigh Valley, PA
MORAVIAN CHORAL ANTHEMS
MMF edits and publishes octavos of the latest Moravian choral editions (music from the 18th, 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries) in the Moravian Star Anthem Series
Click to Shop , or use the menu, above, for recordings or instrumental and other music.
Crowdfunding for Cataloging!
Please donate to help us finish the cataloging project, described below!
Check out the VIDEO at gofundme.com/moravianmusic
Moravian music collections, held by MMF, are being digitally cataloged. These records are being added to the WorldCat bibliographic catalog, which is a worldwide searchable database. The MMF online catalog (within WorldCat) is called GemeinKat.