Music

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Glaube ohne Grenzen: Faith Without Borders Your FUSN musicians (and some friends from other congregations) will be traveling to Germany in May 2017 to participate in the first European Unitarian Assembly, welcoming Unitarians from all over Europe. I have been asked to be the Music Director for the event and have been communicating with musicians … Continued

FUSN Christmas Pageant: Acting & Singing Opportunities

It is time once again for the FUSN Christmas Pageant, which will be held at the 5:00pm Christmas Eve service. There will be two rehearsals, December 18 at 11:30 and December 24 at 4:00, both in the Sanctuary.  All children in kindergarten through 7th grade are welcome to participate, and younger children may also participate with parental supervision. We … Continued

Musings: Artistic Riches

I think art keeps its newness because it’s at once unforgettable and impossible to remember entirely. Art is too volatile, multiple and evaporative to hold on to. It’s more chemical reaction, one you have to re-create each time, than a substance. Art’s discoveries are also, almost always, counter to ordinary truths. Evolution tells us how … Continued

Musings

Time to mark your calendars with some great upcoming musical events: Chant Workshop Saturday, November 12 at 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Free. Brighton Allston Congregational Church. Teri Kowiak will lead a workshop on the basics of performing chant, including historically-informed singing style, the basics of modes and modal tuning, rhythm and rhetoric, regional Latin … Continued

Evening Song, Nov. 6

Join Vermilion once again this coming season for Evening Song services beginning Sunday, November 6 at 7:00 p.m. Evening Song at FUSN is a half-hour candlelight service of music, poetry, and meditation planned around FUSN’s monthly themes. Let the sanctuary welcome you into meditative music, poetry, and silence – even at the end of a full weekend at FUSN – for a … Continued

Oktoberfest Dinner, Oct. 22

Join the festive celebration October 22 starting at 6:00 p.m. here at FUSN. Enjoy German beer and wine and appetizers, along with other beverages, followed by a full German-inspired dinner. Come and polka with your FUSN friends! All proceeds go towards the FUSN Musicians’ Trip to Germany in May-June 2017. Our musicians have been invited to lead worship at the first-ever Assembly of Unitarians … Continued

Fundraising Oct. 22 for FUSN Musicians’ Trip to Germany

Join us on October 22 for Vorspeisen, Hauptgericht und Nachtisch (appetizers, main courses and dessert), followed by dancing! Please support our musicians as they prepare to travel to Germany for the first-ever Assembly of Unitarians in Europe (Europäischer Unitariertag). Only $35/person – RSVP to Fran Clancy or via Eventbrite. Speaking of Germany, if you are interested in joining the trip (May 26 … Continued

FUSN Music Ensembles

Our fabulous musical ensembles are up and running, and as always, new members are welcome. The Sanctuary Choir is open to all – we sing most Sundays and are also preparing some gorgeous music for the November 13 Music Sunday. Rehearsals are Wednesdays, 7:30-9:00 p.m., in the Chapel. Sing with your children – the Family Choir, under the direction of the … Continued