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August 2009

August 4 — Tuesday

7:00 pm. Carol Williams (Civic Organist, San Diego, Calif.), organist. Preceded at 6:30 by carillon recital. The Riverside Church, 490 Riverside Dr./122nd St. $15 ($10 students & seniors). (212) 870-6700. Handicapped accessible facility

August 10 — Monday

7:00 pm. The Three Cantors – from Sanctuary to Stage. Janet Natale and Angela Intili, sopranos; Mary Clare McAlee, mezzo soprano; assisted by Andrew Filippone, trumpet, and John J. Miller, piano. Program includes sacred works from Vivaldi to spirituals, opera, Broadway and cabaret. Proceeds benefit the Paul Creston Memorial Pipe Organ Project. St. Malachy's Church – The Actors' Chapel, 239 West 49th Street. Sugg. donation: $10 ($5 students & seniors). (212) 247-8202.

August 14 — Friday

5:30 pm. James Kennerley (Organist & Music Director), organist. Duruflé: Suite, Op. 5. (Preceding Solemn Mass for The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary at 6:00 pm.) Church of St. Mary the Virgin, 145 W. 46th St. Free. 212-869-5830 x 24.

August 20 — Thursday

7:30 pm. The Girls Choir of Mainz Cathedral and St. Quintin; Domkantor Karsten Storck, director. St. Agnes Cathedral, 29 Quealy Place, Rockville Centre, NY. Sugg. donation: $15 ($10 students & seniors). (516) 764-9578. Handicapped accessible facility

August 21 — Friday

1:15 pm. Max Kenworthy (Australia), organist. Church of St. Mary the Virgin, 145 W. 46th St. Free. 212-869-5830 x 24.

August 30 — Sunday

3:00 pm. Songs of Praise and Thanksgiving. St. Frances de Chantal Adult Choir and Soloists; Bogna McGarrigle, director and organist. Choral concert of sacred and patriotic music. St. Frances de Chantal Catholic Church, 190 Hollywood Ave., Bronx. Free. (718) 792-5500. Handicapped accessible facility