The West Jersey Chamber Orchestra and Choir are excited to welcome you back for the 2021-2022 Season! We return to our standard of offering four exciting concerts this season, with the option to attend both in person and virtually, via livestream.

Concerts return to the beautiful and acoustically excellent sanctuary of the First Presbyterian Church in Moorestown.

Current Concert Series

“The Trumpet Shall Sound!”

Sunday, October 10, 2021 · 7:30PM

West Jersey Chamber Symphony Orchestra

Darren Kelly, Trumpet · Frank Mitchell, Bass

 

Festive and celebratory music to bring joy and healing as we gather together again,

featuring works by Handel, Bach, Telemann, Corelli, Torelli, and Vivaldi.

This concert is given in celebration of a life devoted to healing:

 

STANLEY R. LANE, M.D. · 1941-2020

 

Presented as a gift from his loving family, to all who have prayed that these hard times would soon pass.

Admission is gratis, no tickets will be sold; those who choose may make a gift to

“First Presbyterian Church” in Dr. Lane’s memory.

 

 

“An International Christmas Celebration”

Festive music for choir and brass from all times and all places

Sunday, December 5, 2021 · 7:30PM · fundraiser to follow

West Jersey Chamber Chorale and Brass

 

Our annual Christmas concert will feature the acclaimed West Jersey Chamber Chorale

as well as thrilling brass accompaniment, performing the music of the holiday.

 

All are invited to stay for a post-concert fundraiser, basket raffle, and silent auction.

Join us for refreshments and the chance to bid and win on exciting items like a

Jersey Shore getaway, a stay in quiet but majestic Chincoteague, Virginia, and much

more. All proceeds support the growth of this great organization.

 

 

“Conversation Pieces: Inside the Romantic Soul”

Romanticism celebrated with cello and piano

Sunday, February 27, 2022 · 7:30PM

Vivian Barton-Dozer, Cello · Diane Goldsmith, Piano · Ivan Woods, Commentary

 

This fine collaboration between WJCMS favorites Vivian Barton-Dozor and

Diane Goldsmith will feature music infused with the expressiveness and passion of the

Romantic Era. The concert will feature works by Schubert, Chopin, and British-

American composer Rebecca Clarke.

 

 

“In Memoriam: Requiems – Fauré and Rutter”

In loving memory of C. Harry Knowles

Sunday, April 10, 2022 · 7:30PM

West Jersey Chamber Chorale and Orchestra · First Presbyterian Church Adult Choir

 

WJCMS and the First Presbyterian Church of Moorestown join to perform

Gabriel Fauré’s Requiem, as well as John Rutter’s setting of the same mass, in

celebration of the life of C. Harry Knowles:

 

HARRY KNOWLES · 1928-2020

 

A gift of many friends who loved Harry.

Admission is gratis, no tickets will be sold.