December 3 The First Sunday of Advent at 11:00 a.m.
Advent Lessons and Carols with The Holy Eucharist: Rite II
Anthems, hymns, and instrumental music of this reflective, beautiful Season of Advent.
Francisco Javier Ballestas Sayas is a native of Cartagena, Colombia. In Columbia, his teachers have included Milton Suescun and Jorge Pardo, and Alexancer Solomeniuk of Russia.
In 2012, Mr. Sayas performed the Josef Haydn Trumpet Concerto with French conductor, Francesca Canali. Also in 2012, Mr. Sayas received a scholarship to study at Northwestern State University of Louisiana.
A current student at Northwestern, Mr. Sayas is pursuing study in music education and performance. His major professor is Galindo Rodriguez. Mr. Sayas is the Principal Trumpet of the Northwestern Symphony Orchestra, and also plays in the Northwestern Wind Symphony and Jazz Orchestra.
October 1 Pentecost XVII
Steve Snodgrass, violin, performs works of the rarely heard composer, Louis-Antoine Dornel
September 10 Pentecost XIV Celebration of Holy Cross’ Name Day
11:00 a.m. Confirmation with The Holy Eucharist: Rite II Bishop Owensby, Celebrant
2:00 p.m. Festal Choral Evensong with Sermon, Bishop Owensby Officiant
Service: Dyson in Cm
other music by Leonard Bernstein, Parry, Merbecke and Elgar
THE SHREVEPORT SUMMER MUSIC FESTIVAL
A Midsummer’s Guitar Blast
Sunday, August 20th at 3:00 p.m.
Join guitarist Giovanni de Chiaro and composer Kermit Poling for an
afternoon of guitar music and a special preview of their upcoming CD with the
London Symphony Orchestra.
Free admission Donations Welcome
For more information 318-626-7996 www.ShreveportSummerMusicFestival.com
August 27 Pentecost XII at the 11:00 a.m. Eucharist
Guest violinist Steve Snodgrass performs works by Telemann and Francois Duval
July 2 Pentecost IV at the 11:00 a.m. Eucharist
American Music with Carol Lynch, Oboe
Carol Lynch is a native of Denver Colorado and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Metropolitan State University of Denver. She was a soloist with the Metro State Symphony for The Strauss Oboe Concerto and The Metro State Wind Ensemble for the performance of El Bosque Magico by Ferrer Ferran. She was a member of the Denver Young Artist Orchestra and has performed with a number of different groups across Colorado and Wyoming. Since moving to Louisiana in 2014, Carol has performed with the Texarkana Symphony, Shreveport Symphony, South Arkansas Symphony, and various other groups across the ArkLaTex area. Carol is currently a freelance oboist in the northwestern Louisiana region.
The choir of Holy Cross rehearses every Sunday morning at 9:45 a.m.
Please join us. A music folder will be waiting for you.
MUSICIANS OF CHURCH OF THE HOLY CROSS
previously the parish of St. Mark’s Church, now St. Mark’s Cathedral
St. Mark’s Church
William B. Reeve 1905
Leo Bonnell Pomeroy 1920-1927
Bertha Moore 1928-1948
William C. Teague August, 1948-1954
Church of the Holy Cross
Robert Searcy 1954
Edna Fitch 1955
Mamie Spence (Mrs. Raymond L. Spence) 1955
Conrad Soderstrom 1975-1985
Donald Clyde Hale, Jr. 1985-1992
Ronald E. Dean 1992-2015; appointed Organist/Choirmaster Emeritus 2015
Bruce Power 2015