March 18, 2017, 4:00 pmFirst Friends Church
13205 Philadelphia St.
Whittier, CA 90601
How the Reformation Changed Music: A 500th Anniversary Perspective
A conversation concert with music from five centuries and live program comments. Songs, hymns and motets inspired by the work of Martin Luther. We will examine the many genres and textures of the early Reformation (1517) up to the time of J.S. Bach and beyond.
May 13, 2017, 7:30 pmLiberty Community Plaza
14181 Telegraph Rd.
Whittier, CA 90604
From the American Songbook
Musical snapshots of American popular music from Stephen Foster to the present day. Songwriters such as Irving Berlin, Cole Porter, Duke Ellington, George Gershwin, Kander and Ebb, Stephen Sondheim and Billy Joel will be represented.