2024 Concert Series

2024 Concert Series Brochure

  • Broadway & Opera Classics

    SOLD OUT - Some of South Florida’s best singers grace the FPC of Delray Beach choir every Sunday morning. These outstanding vocalists will present an exciting array of many well-known favorites from opera tunes, classic Broadway, and the American songbook. Join us on Sunday, March 10th at 4 p.m. for a musical journey featuring thrilling vocal ensembles, melting love duets, and show-stopping solos with Don Cannarozzi at the piano. - SOLD OUT

  • The Magic of Mozart

    Albert Einstein said, “Mozart's music is so pure and beautiful that I see it as a reflection of the inner beauty of the universe.”  The Magic of Mozart will come to First Presbyterian on Sunday, April 21st at 4 p.m. with an all-Mozart instrumental and vocal concert.  Don Cannarozzi and Thomas Bachtell will be featured pianists performing Mozart’s Concerto No. 10 for Two Pianos and Orchestra. The magic continues with selected overtures by the 25-member orchestra and well-loved vocal selections by our concert vocalists. 


    Tickets are $30 each.

  • This Land Is Your Land

    The United States of America is a land like no other—we are truly blessed to live here. Every November, we honor our veterans who have given of themselves to keep us free. The final concert in our 2024 season celebrates our nation’s beauty and diversity, featuring songs from “This Land is Your Land” to “God Bless America”.  Come on Sunday, November 10th at 4 p.m. and sing along, tap your feet, and clap your hands as our concert vocalists pay tribute to the spirit of America.


    Tickets are $20 each.

Become a Concert Series Sponsor

Support is vital to bring this new ministry to fruition.  You can contribute in several ways.  By becoming a FDCS sponsor, you will provide valuable financial assistance by choosing a sponsorship level. The Planning Team is grateful for any and all contributions, with names to be acknowledged in the concert programs. Donations can be made in memory of, or in honor of, someone you would like to recognize.


Overview of the Concert Series

The First Delray Concert Series debuts its first season in 2024. Four concerts are planned for the coming year, all taking place in the beautiful Sanctuary at First Presbyterian Church of Delray Beach. With excellent acoustics and a 400-seat capacity, it is a perfect venue for the varied genres of music that will be presented.

 

The programs currently planned for 2024 are truly diverse. In January, concert goers will be treated to the incredible vocal and instrumental talents of the Latin Divos. March will offer much loved Broadway and opera classics, while April will feature “The Magic of Mozart”, a two-piano and orchestral concert.  The final concert, scheduled for November, will celebrate the songs of America with a concert titled, “This Land is Your Land.”


The First Delray Concert Series is under the direction of of the First Delray Concert Series planning team.

 

Mission

As a ministry of the First Presbyterian Church of Delray Beach, the First Delray Concert Series seeks to provide an engaging, entertaining, and uplifting musical experience for our diverse congregation and local communities. The concerts, presented annually, will showcase the exceptional talent of performers associated with the church and our area.  A variety of outstanding vocal and instrumental programs, from classical to popular music, are selected to appeal to a wide range of audiences.

 

Vision

Our belief is that music has the infinite power to calm, uplift, delight, and unite audiences through the beauty of the human voice and the exquisite harmonies of instrumentalists playing together.

The Concert Series strives to communicate God’s love through music and bring new participants to our church family for worship, fellowship, spiritual wellness, and service of others.