Music Events & Overview

    FREE Music Course!  Open to FUUSN members and their friends. We’ll learn the basics about reading music and will have some fun practicing. We’ll decipher what all those symbols in the hymnbooks mean and we’ll do some harmonizing together. You can come to one or all four sessions (of course, improvement is more … Continued


I’m writing from General Assembly, this year in Kansas City – not that I’ve yet explored what looks to be kind of a cool place, but we’ll see. Today I’ll start wearing down a path between the hotel and the Convention Center, and I’m not sure how much deviation from said path will occur over … Continued


Summer is upon us! Here are some local musical events to attend: Zamir Goes Baroque!                                                                                  … Continued

Evening Song, June 3

Evening Song returns to FUUSN on Sunday, June 3, 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


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

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. The music for May … Continued


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 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