Hancock United Church of Christ, Congregational

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2015 Concert Series Press Release

2015 Concert Series Press Release

Tribute to Leonard Bernstein to Launch 5th Season of Hancock Concert Series LEXINGTON, MA–Choirs, brass, bells, early music, vocal music, and a spectacular new piano trio are all on the roster for this fall’s Hancock Concert Series. Celebrating its 5th season, this year’s season is bigger and better than ever. The Series is sponsored by, and held at, the beautifully renovated and fully accessible Hancock Church on Lexington’s historic battle green. ‘To celebrate our new building, we have planned  our biggest Series yet,” says Director of...
Staffing Updates

Staffing Updates

This post will be updated as more information is known! Nancy Rottman, Congregational Care Coordinator We are pleased to welcome Nancy Rottman back to Hancock Church, serving next year as our Congregational Care Coordinator during her final year of seminary at Andover Newton.  Nancy has been a Student Minister the last two years.  She will begin her work in September.  Welcome, Nancy! Paul Shupe will be away from Hancock from July 29-August 8, traveling to Colorado to visit family, and for his annual wilderness trip with...
The Music of Downton Abbey, Jan 18th, 3pm

The Music of Downton Abbey, Jan 18th, 3pm

With the new season of hugely popular series Downton Abbey now underway, what better time to enjoy an afternoon of music as heard by Lord Grantham, Lady Mary, and Matthew Crawley? The Hancock Concert Series is pleased to present Music from the Era of Downton Abbey as part of our 2014-2015 concert series on Sunday, January 18 at 3:00 p.m. Soprano Jean Danton, baritone Mark Morgan, and pianist Linda Papatopoli will present vocal and piano music featured on the show and from the era. Included will be popular songs, opera, operetta, ragtime, and...
The Great War at 100, Concert Nov. 9th

The Great War at 100, Concert Nov. 9th

Our new season kicks off with a powerful and moving remembrance of the 1st world war on this, the 100th anniversary of its beginning. Produced jointly with New England Light Opera, the afternoon will include works for baritone (Mark Morgan), piano (Beverly Soll), and string quartet (Quartetto Ardente). Performed in conjunction with Veteran’s (Armistice Day), the program includes the direct experience of the War through the poetry of Wilfred Owens, and the refracted experience of the War through the works of Herbert Howells, Ivor Gurney,...