Maundy Thursday March 29, 7:30 pm…………….………….Liturgy
Good Friday March 30, 12 noon and 7:30 pm……………..Liturgy
Easter Vigil March 31, 8:00 pm…………………………………… Liturgy
Sunday April 1, 10:30 am……………………………………….Easter Liturgy
It is a tradition at Christ Church to bring flowers to “flower the Cross”.
Sunday, Dec 24th – Christmas Eve
10:30 am – Eucharist
6:00 – 8:00 pm – Lessons and Carols followed by Christmas Liturgy
Monday, December 25th – Christmas Day
10:30 am – Christmas Liturgy
The M Center for the Arts inaugurates the Bay Ridge Vocal Academy with a rare retelling of A Christmas Carol – based on the 1938 radio play presented by Orson Welles and the Mercury Theater On-the-Air.
This rendition will be set when it first was presented – in 1938 – complete with period costumes and special sound effects.
This holiday presentation is a benefit for Christ Church and proceeds go to the Church. Refreshments will be served.
Tickets are $20 ($10 for seniors and children under 12).
JMAE.events@gmail.,com for further information or reservations.
JOSEFINA URRACA AND GUILLERMO LAPORTA
NOVEMBER 18, 7PM (IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE PRE-THANKSGIVING DINNER)
Joseﬁna Urraca is a Spanish pianist based in New York.
Having the passion and curiosity beyond music, in 2011 Josefina joined the multidisciplinary music group CreArtBox. Incorporating different elements of art, they present their music combined with visual displays of film, acting, and dance. CreArtBox has been awarded with the Audience Prize and Second Place at the SMA Chamber Music Competition in 2015, and the Queens Council of the Arts scholarship in 2016.
She has participated and performed in piano and chamber music festivals in Italy, Austria,France, England, Germany, United States and Spain. In 2015, She partnered with flutist, Guillermo Laporta, in their Steinway Concert Hall debut to introduce their newly established ensemble, du:oh.
Josefina was first introduced to music by her mother, and has had opportunities to study with many renowned musicians such as Dimitri Bashkirov at Reina Sofía School of Music, Guigla Katsarava at École Normale de Musique de Paris, Josep Maria Colom at Alcalá de Henares University, Patrín García-Barredo, Claudio Martínez-Mehner and Kennedy Moretti at Castilla y León Conservatory and Eva Gigosos at Palencia Conservatory. In 2014, Josefina Urraca received her Master’s Degree in classical piano performance at Manhattan School of Music under Dr. Marc Silverman.
As a soloist, Josefina has been awarded in competitions such as International Piano Competition Ciudad de Carlet, National Piano Competition Rotary club, National Piano Competition Ciudad de Linares: Marisa Montiel and National Piano Competition Veguellina de Órbigo. Aside from competitions, Josefina is also recognized as a frequent scholarship recipient. Among the grants are the Caja Madrid Foundation Scholarship, Manhattan School of Music Scholarship, Albéniz Foundation Scholarship, Luís Galvé Foundation Scholarship and Promete Foundation Scholarship.
Josefina has participated in masterclass conducted by Maria Joao Pires, Ferenc Rados, Rita Wagner, Julian Martin, Lisa Yui, Joaquín Achúcarro, Pavel Gililov, Jose Ramón Méndez, Matti Raekallio, Frank Wibaut, Jeffrey Swann, Alexander Kandelaki, Nino Kereselidze, Miguel Angel Ortega, Antonio Baciero and Manuel Carra.
11:00 am to 4:00 pm in the Parish Hall.
Pre-Thanksgiving Dinner. This year there will also be a music concert in conjunction with the dinner.
It is with sadness that we share with you the news of the death of the former Priest in charge of Christ Church Bay Ridge, Rev. Dr. John T. Farrell. For more details please find the link below. Thank you.
The newly completed columbarium will be dedicated on Saturday, September 30, 10:30 am. The bishop will bless the columbarium and ashes will be interred followed by a refreshments.
The August concert in the Bay Ridge Concert Series was postponed. The new date is:
October 1, 12:00pm
The brand new trio R.I.P. VIBE- featuring Tyler Luppi, Janna Graham, and Tyler Clibbon-brings you an afternoon of original singer/songwriter tunes peppered with Jazz improv. Presented by Christ Church Bay Ridge as part of the Bay Ridge Concert Series 2017. Admission is free, but please reserve your tickets online!
Palm Sunday April 9th, 10:30am Liturgy
Wednesday April 12th, 6:30pm Stations of the Cross, Healing Eucharist.
Maundy Thursday April 13th, 7:30pm Liturgy
Good Friday April 14th, 7:30pm Liturgy
Easter Sunday April 16th, 10:30am Easter Liturgy
(All are encouraged to bring flowers to the Easter liturgy to “flower the Cross”)