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Concerts for the 2021 – 2022 Season

Sunday, September 26, 2021 at 3:00pm 
ASTRALIS ENSEMBLE
Angela Massey, flute
Kristopher Marshall, trumpet
Alexis Colner, harp
This concert is presented in memory of Joseph Lawton by his family.

Sunday, November 7, 2021 at 3:00pm
SEIPP-SHEETS DUO
Charles Seipp, trumpet
Randall Sheets, organ

Sunday, December 5, 2021 at 4:00pm
GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL’S “MESSIAH”
Toledo Symphony Orchestra
Sara Jobin, conductor
Toledo Choral Society and Terra State Choral Society
Handel’s “Messiah” returns to the glorious acoustic of Rosary Cathedral. The TSO joins forces with local choirs and international vocalists in this holiday tradition. This performance always sells out quickly, so contact the TSO box office to reserve your tickets today!
419-246-8000 or www.toledosymphony.org

Sunday, December 19, 2021 at 3:00pm
CHRISTMAS CAROL SING
The Cathedral Choir
Paul Monachino, director
Sing favorite Christmas carols in Rosary Cathedral accompanied by the historic E. M. Skinner organ, choir, strings, and brass. The evening light filters through stained glass as the cathedral is filled with the joyful sounds of Christmas!

Sunday, February 13, 2022 at 3:00pm
SYVATI DUO
Rebecca Heppleswhite, cello
Julian Collings, organ

Sunday, March 20, 2022 at 3:00pm
DEXTER KENNEDY, ORGANIST
Celebrating the 200th birth anniversary of Cesar Franck, Kennedy will perform a concert of works by this lengendary French composer. The Season of Lent is a most appropriate time for the contemplative nature of Franck’s organ music.

Wednesday, April 13, 2022 at 7:30pm
TENEBRAE
The Cathedral Choir
Paul Monachino, director
The choir sings from the triforium choir loft for this somber and reflective service of Holy Week. Traditional Latin motets, Psalms, and the Lamentations of Jeremiah are sung.


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Past Cathedral Concert Series

2020 – 2021 Season

Sunday  November 8th at 3:00 PM 
Paul Monachino, organist
This concert on the cathedral’s historic E.M. Skinner organ will include works by Gordon Jacob, J. Ernst/J.S. Bach, Mendelssohn, Widor, and a trib-ute to Veteran’s Day with settings based on American hymn tunes.

Sunday  December 6th at 4:00 PM 
Perrysburg Symphony Orchestra
Holiday Concert
The Perrysburg Symphony Orchestra is led by its director, Travis Jürgens  who will be presenting a selection of holiday classics

Monday  February 8th at 7:00 PM 
Svyati Duo
Rebecca Hepplewhite, cello & Julian Collings, organ
Since forming in 2009,  the Svyati Duo has gained international critical ac-claim, both for their concert perfor-mances and commercial CD releases. Heralded as ‘exemplary’ performers by Fanfare Magazine, their concert engagements have taken them to venues throughout Europe, the United States of America and Asia.

2019 – 2020 Season

Sunday, September 15, 2019 3:00 P.M.
Merwin Siu, violin
Damon Coleman, cello
Michael Boyd, piano  

Monday, October 14, 2019 7:00 PM
David Jonies, organist   

Sunday, November 10, 2019 3:00 PM
“Requiem” Gabriel Faure
The Toledo Diocesan Choir and Canterbury Singers USA
Paul Monachino, conductor

Sunday, December 8 , 2019 4:00 P.M.
 George Frideric Handel’s “Messiah”
Toledo Symphony Orchestra Sara Jobin, conductor
Toledo Choral Society and Terra State Choral Society
Tickets required (419) 246-8000         
www.toledosymphony.org

Sunday, December 15, 2019 3:00 P.M.
Christmas Carol Sing
The Cathedral Choir Paul Monachino, director   

Wednesday, April 8, 2020 7:30 PM
Tenebrae
The Cathedral Choir Paul Monachino, director