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Herrnhut 300

Celebrating Excellence

The Bach Family

Brass Band Festival South Africa

26th Moravian Music Festival

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Herrnhut 300

300th Anniversary1722 ~ 2022Project Website Herrnhut Organ; Refurbished, Restored, Improved! The organ was removed a couple of years ago to be refurbished and will be re-installed for an inaugural concert...

Celebrating Excellence

The Moravian Music Foundation is PEOPLE ... with a high level of experience and expertise! Celebrating ExcellenceNo two people better exemplify this than our director and assistant director, who have...

Brass Band Festival South Africa

The Moravian Brass Band Union of South AfricaThe BBSA is celebrating its 70th Anniversary this year, online, so everyone may view and listen!Tickets The Festival will consist of music recorded...

Music on the Mountain

A Moravian Music Weekend Presented by Laurel Ridge and the Moravian Music Foundation Music on the MountainLaurel RidgeCamp, Conference & Retreat CenterLaurel Springs, NC an opportunity to make music together, to worship, to...

Sapphire Serenade

The Moravian Music Foundation@ 65Support 65 Years of Preserving, Sharing, and Celebrating Moravian MusicGIVE NOW A Celebration of GivingAs we celebrate 65 years of the Moravian Music Foundation,we are enhancing...

Services of Memory & Hope

A Year ApartIt has been a difficult year since the beginning of the pandemic. Take a moment for peace and comfort in the midst of loss and sorrow.Service of Memory...

Notes from Nola: GemeinKat update!

Latest Update on Cataloging (3/1/2021) Those of you who’ve been following the Moravian Music Foundation for some time will be aware of the ongoing GemeinKat project – converting the more-than-50,000...

Constituent Survey

SurveyAs a part of our 65th anniversary celebration, MMF invites all stakeholders to share their interactions, experiences, anecdotes, and advice in the simple survey form, below. We estimate about 6...

Concerts, Services, Lectures

The Bach Family

Music of the Bach Family in Collections of the Moravian Music FoundationDave Blum, Research LibrarianMoravian Music FoundationProf. Dr. Dr. h. c. Peter Wollny, DirektorBach-Archiv Leipzig (Germany) VIDEO https://youtu.be/eDfP-AwWcI4

Singing Our Faith Webinar

Stand Up and Bless the Lord3 Part Series with Nola R. Knouse FREE - simply click on a link, below, to view: Nola's Latest Research and Study of James Montgomery...

VIDEO Beethoven in Salem

Beethoven in Salem Dave Blum, Research Librarian, shares information about Beethoven's Sixth "Pastoral" Symphony, acquired by Moravian musicians in America, including first editions. Lecture Video https://youtu.be/USrqeuBX3fk Musicians of the Winston-Salem...

Music & the Moravian Church

Several video lectures were released over the summer of 2020 and are available here for viewing. Learn about the Moravian Church and how its ideals are expressed through music and...

VIDEO Beethoven’s Music at MMF

Beethoven's Music & Editions in MMF Holdings LECTURE: Recorded May 14, 2020 at 12:15pm CLICK HERE FOR LECTURE LINK Speaker: Dave Blum, Research Librarian of the Moravian Music Foundation https://moravianmusic.org/researcher-guide/

Moravian Music Timeline

Lunchtime Lecture A Timeline of Moravian Music The Rev. Nola R. Knouse, Ph.D., lecturerRecorded on Jan. 9, 2020 https://youtu.be/fENkYU2kwHY 600+ years of Moravian history and music history in about 30...

Musicians and Worship Leaders,

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Hymns, Anthems, and Other Music

Notes from Nola

A wealth of knowledge and experience goes into these informative and imaginative blog posts, from our Director, the Rev. Dr. Nola Reed Knouse.

Musings about Moravian music; interesting things in our collection; research projects; composer's lives and works. "I hope these words, over time, make you want to join us – Come on in; the water’s fine!"