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2019 CALENDAR

May 4 ~ Band Ice Cream Social and Fundraiser Saturday at 5:00 pm.  Raleigh Moravian, 1816 Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC; 919-787-4034. Free, donations accepted.

Featured Events – May 5, 2019

Unitas Chorale Concert
PENNSYLVANIA
May 5 ~ Unitas Chorale Concert, The Passion of Christ: A Walk With Our Lord Through Holy Week.
4:00pm, Nazareth Moravian Church, 4 S. Main St., Nazareth, PA; Free; donations appreciated.

Music@Home Concert
NORTH CAROLINA
May 5 ~ Music@Home Series; A Margaret Vardell Sandresky Celebration. 3:00 p.m., Home Moravian Church sanctuary, 529 S. Church St., Winston-Salem, NC, 336-722-6171. Free; donations appreciated. www.homemoravian.org

May 5 ~ Winston-Salem Community Band Potpourri Concert Miller Park, 6:30pm. Free. www.weplay.ws

FEATURED EVENT / Music History Lecture
May 9
~
Lunchtime Lecture
Gehra, Guera, Gera – Moravian Composer
David Blum, speaker.
Lunchtime Lectures are held at 12:15 p.m. in the Spaugh Lecture/Recital Hall of the Archie K. Davis Center. DIRECTIONS Free and open to the public. You are welcome to bring your lunch! Complete Lecture Schedule

Featured Event

Moramus Chorale Concert,
Easter Cantata by Ernst Wilhelm Wolf
Friday, May 10, 2019 at 7:00pm; Kernersville Moravian Church, 504 S Main St, Kernersville, NC, (336) 993-3620. Free.

2019 CALENDAR

May 14 ~ Salem Band Summer Concert Series; If Music Be the Food of Love…Tuesdays at 7:30 pm in Salem Square. Free. www.salemband.org  May 14: School of Music 

May 16 ~ Triad Community Band Concert (formerly, Bethabara Band); 7:00pm, Rural Hall Moravian Church, fellowship hall, 7939 Broad St., Rural Hall, NC. Free. Please bring canned food donation.

May 17 ~ Raleigh Moravian Vocal Choirs Concert and Community Sing, 7:00pm. Raleigh Moravian, 1816 Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC; 919-787-4034. Free, donations accepted.

May 19 ~ Moravian Music Sunday was adopted by the Moravian Church to encourage each congregation to feature and celebrate our Moravian musical heritage. It may be in the form of morning worship, a lovefeast, a Singstunde, a special music service, etc. Details, ideas, templates, music suggestions, and free music available at moravianmusic.org/moravian-music-sunday/ (always the 5th Sunday of Easter, or 4th Sunday after Easter Sunday)

Featured Event

Moramus Chorale Concert
Easter Cantata by Ernst Wilhelm Wolf
Sunday, May 19, 2019 at 4:00pm Home Moravian Church, 529 S Church St, Winston-Salem, NC, (336) 722-6171. Free.

May 28 ~ Salem Band Summer Concert; Feed the Soul – If Music Be the Food of Love…Tuesday at 7:30 pm in Salem Square. Free. www.salemband.org 

June 11 ~ Salem Band Summer Concert; Music Lovers – If Music Be the Food of Love…Tuesday at 7:30 pm in Salem Square. Free. www.salemband.org 

FEATURED EVENT
June 18 ~ Music@Home Series; American Harp Society – Music from the Moravian Music Foundation Vault.
3:00 p.m., Home Moravian Church sanctuary, 529 S. Church St., Winston-Salem, NC, 336-722-6171. Free; donations appreciated. www.homemoravian.org

July 4 ~ Salem Band Summer Concert; Annual Stars and Stripes Concert; Tuesday at 7:30 pm in Salem Square. Free. www.salemband.org 

July 18 ~ Triad Community Band Concert (formerly, Bethabara Band); 7:00pm, Rural Hall Moravian Church, fellowship hall, 7939 Broad St., Rural Hall, NC. Free. Please bring canned food donation.

July 30 ~ Salem Band Summer Concert; Play On! program chosen by Salem Band fans; Tuesday at 7:30 pm in Salem Square. Free. www.salemband.org 

Aug 1 ~ Triad Community Swing Band Concert; 7:00pm, Rural Hall Moravian Church, fellowship hall. Free. Please bring canned food donation.

Sept 19 ~ Triad Community Band Concert (formerly, Bethabara Band); 7:00pm, Rural Hall Moravian Church, fellowship hall, 7939 Broad St., Rural Hall, NC. Free. Please bring canned food donation.

Oct 3 ~ Triad Community Swing Band Concert; 7:00pm, Rural Hall Moravian Church, fellowship hall. Free. Please bring canned food donation.

Oct 11 ~ Johnston Festival Concert, Friday evening, October 11 (7:30) Dan Forrest’s Requiem for the Living. premiered in 2013: Dan Forrest on his Requiem For The Living: Overall, the work is a prayer for rest (“Requiem”) for the living, as much as for the deceased. It’s a “grant US rest”, even more than a “grant THEM rest.

Nov 10  ~  Singstunde – Moramus Chorale, Unity Moravian Church.

Nov 14 ~ Triad Community Band Concert (formerly, Bethabara Band); 7:00pm, Rural Hall Moravian Church, fellowship hall, 7939 Broad St., Rural Hall, NC. Free. Please bring canned food donation.

Nov 21 ~ Triad Community Band Concert (formerly, Bethabara Band); 7:00pm, Rural Hall Moravian Church, fellowship hall. Free. Please bring canned food donation.