Friday, Feb. 22 – “Concert In The Cathedral”
In response to countless requests, the Choir of St. Patrick Church, lead by Mark Spencer, Choir Master, will perform a “Concert In The Cathedral,” on Friday, February 22, 2008, at 8:00 p.m., at St. Patrick Church, 3716 Garden Avenue, Miami Beach, Fl, in the Main Sanctuary. The concert will be a preview of the Choir’s performances in the Vatican Sacred Art & Music Festival in Rome - and - St. Paul's Cathedral, London, all taking place in November 2008. Concert sponsored in part by Catering by Lovables and Barefoot Wine. The concert is free and open to the public. For more information please call: 786-586-4286 or visit www.stpatrickmiamibeach.com.
St. Patrick Choir consists of 33 trained voices - a group of educated, professional, & wonderfully diverse Men and Women. Due to the exceptional quality of the Choir, St. Patrick Church enjoys a reputation for exceptional Liturgies. People from every faith and walk of life come to St. Patrick Church to experience and share the love of God with - and - through each other. All are welcome here!
Mark Spencer, Choir Master and Principal Organist for St. Patrick Church, received a Bachelor of Music Degree from the University of Miami in both vocal and instrumental performance before pursuing a Masters Degree in harp performance once again from the University of Miami. During his studies at UM, he also performed as second harpist for both the Florida Philharmonic Orchestra and the New World Symphony.
In 1995, Mark began doctoral studies in harp performance at Northwestern University in Evanston/Chicago, Illinois, where he performed as second harpist with the Chicago Civic Orchestra and principal harpist for the Northwestern Philharmonia. Mr. Spencer has concertized extensively as harp, organ, and piano soloist throughout the United States, Canada, and Italy.
WHAT: ST. PATRICK CHOIR – “CONCERT IN THE CATHEDRAL”
WHEN: 8:00 P.M. - FRIDAY, FEB. 22, 2008
WHERE: ST. PATRICK CHURCH, 3716 GARDEN AVE., MIAMI BEACH, FL 33140