Category: 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 … read more.


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 … read more.

Music Sunday, March 25


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.

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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: … read more.

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 … read more.


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 … read more.


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 … read more.


Happy New Year!

The Annual FUUSN Musicians Concert will be held in our Sanctuary at 1:00 p.m., on February 11. We are so fortunate to have so many talented musicians in our congregation. The concert on Feb 11 will feature: classical works played by Lois Shapiro, … read more.

Thanks to Lois and Laurel

The Services Auction Committee thanks Lois Shapiro for her wonderful piano performance on Sunday afternoon, November 19. Lois’s amazing talent really wowed the audience. Also thanks to Laurel Farnsworth for hosting the performance in her home.


George Frideric Handel wrote several oratorios, highly dramatic works for vocal soloists, choir, and orchestra, based on Biblical stories. In most of them there are strong characters who interact throughout the piece. But Handel’s most popular work, Messiah, is not a typical oratorio: there are … read more.