Music

New Singers Welcome

If you’re looking for an easy way to “try out” singing in the choir, the next few weeks are for you! We welcome new singers for the services on May 6, May 13, and June 3. On the 6th, Mindy Scharlin will be conducting a beautiful work, Frank Ticheli’s “Earth Song” (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Aarowtnr-hs). The music for … Continued

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Benefit Concert for the Interfaith Immigrant Legal Fund.Sunday, April 29, 4:00 p.m. at FUUSN “Twenty years old and mother of five. Twenty years old and the only thing bigger Than my sadness and my fear Was my responsibility to feed them, Abused continuously by the coward, I was hungry and depressed all the time, I … Continued

Music Overview

  Please join us on Sunday April 29 at 4pm in the FUUSN Sanctuary for a concert featuring a new cantata, The Immigrant Experience. Singers from several UU congregations will sing this work, which features texts by our founding fathers that establish the U.S. as a place of welcome for immigrants. The concert will benefit the … Continued

Evening Song, May 6

Evening Song returns to FUUSN on Sunday, May 6, and every first Sunday of the month, at 7:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary. We welcome all who wish to spend some quiet and restorative time with us to prepare for the weeks to come, with music for four voices, and poems chosen by FUUSN’s poetry aficionados. … Continued

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Upcoming at FUUSN (or FUUSN related): April 1, 10:15 am: FUUSN service celebrating social justice, Passover, and Easter, with our annual Instant Choir sing of Handel’s Hallelujah Chorus. April 7. Newton Open Studios on April 7th and 8th from 11:00 am til 5:00 pm. April 8, 3:00 pm: Celebrating the Radiance, Wit and Humanity of Mozart’s Music. Benefit Concert … Continued

Music Sunday, March 25

YOU WON’T WANT TO MISS THIS!  Please join us this Sunday, March 25, for a Music Sunday service featuring Randall Thompson’s settings of six Robert Frost poems, along with the premiere of Adam Epstein’s “If You Wish” and a beautiful new piece by CreationDance. As always with the March Music Sunday, the collection will be … Continued

Hallelujah Chorus, March 25

Orchestra players of all ages: we will rehearse the Hallelujah Chorus on March 25 after the service (11:45–12:15). All levels welcome to join in our annual Easter tradition. Let Anne Watson Born know if you’d like to play and she’ll have a part for you: music@fusn.org

Music Sunday, March 25

“I took the one less traveled by…. You come too… I would not come in. I meant not even if asked; And I hadn’t been… Someone said ‘Come.’… A little bit of everything, a great deal of none… But I have promises to keep, And miles to go before I sleep… We may choose something … Continued

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MANY THANKS to the FUUSN Musicians who played beautifully, energetically and basically off the charts last Sunday in our Annual FUUSN Musicians Concert. I think you all melted some faces. This is becoming a great tradition in our community, and we thank our enthusiastic audience members too! Next up for our musical folks: Music Sunday, … Continued

Musings

Here’s the annual early spring concert round-up – something for everyone! Come and hear the wonderful musicians of FUUSN in concert on Sunday, February 11, 1:00 pm in the Sanctuary. You’ll hear solo and chamber music by Debussy, Martinů, and Brahms, and “Motion”, a work for saxophone and piano four hands, by Adam Epstein. The … Continued