Ukrainian Relief Concert

Jun 5, 2022
3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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First Parish Ukrainian Relief Concert

Sunday, June 5, 2022 at 3:30 PM

Free Will offering to support the Global Disaster Relief Team

Our sanctuary choir, children’s choir, and soloists, directed by Rip Jackson, will present their first concert in more than 2 and 1/2 years on Sunday, June 5 at 3:30 PM. They will perform heart-centered choral music, solos, duets and trios from diverse genres of music including classical, contemporary, gospel and even disco! They will be accompanied by a pit band consisting of piano, bass, guitar and drums. A free will offering will be taken to support medical relief for the Ukrainian crisis through the Global Disaster Relief Team (GDRT).

Global Disaster Relief Team, Inc. (“GDRT”), located in Medway, MA, is a non-profit organization that provides emergency response to crisis and disasters domestically and internationally. Formed in response to the Russian invasion of Ukraine in early March 2022, GDRT has helped hundreds of thousands of refugees at the Poland-Ukraine border. Currently their mission is to help Ukrainian refugees gain access to medicine and basic medical care, evacuate crisis areas, and provide critical medical supplies to hospitals in Ukraine. To Learn more about them, please visit: www.gdrt.org.

 


Rutter's Requiem and Orchestral Works

Nov 6, 2022
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Rutter’s Requiem and Orchestral Works
Nov 6, 2022
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The 40-member First Parish Festival Choir, a 25-member chamber orchestra, and soloists, under the direction of Rip Jackson, will perform John Rutter’s deeply inspiring Requiem. The orchestra will also play Richard Wagner’s beautiful Siegfried Idyll and Ralph Vaughan Williams’s ethereal Fantasia on Greensleeves. A free will offering will be taken.