Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

1912 Massachusetts Ave., Lexington MA 02421

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The Passion: A Dramatic Re-telling, Sunday March 24th, 4:00pm

The Passion: A Dramatic Re-telling, Sunday March 24th, 4:00pm

Ancient, Contemporary, and Timeless: The Passion in Word and Music March 24th, 4:00pm Hancock Church, Lexington MA On Palm Sunday (March 24th) at 4:00 p .m. we will present a dramatic re-telling of the Passion story through music, scripture, and poetry. The Chancel Choir will join forces with a full orchestra, professional soloists, and a variety of readers to present this core story of our Christian belief in a new way. The concert will include music by Mozart, Bach, Haydn, Barber, Durufle, and more. The...
A Celtic Christmas and a classic Cantata

A Celtic Christmas and a classic Cantata

Hancock will celebrate the season through music with two widely varied services on Sunday, December 9th. At 10:00 a.m., the Chancel Choir and Cantata Orchestra will perform J.S. Bach’s Cantata #61, Nun komm der Heiden Heiland as part of morning worship. They will also perform choruses from Cantata #140 Wachet auf, and music by Praetorious. The orchestra, professional early music specialists playing on period instruments, will also perform Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto #3 starting at 9:45 as a prelude for the service. At 6:15 p.m., Hancock’s...