DRIVING TO ST. LUKE’S:
From the Queensway, take the Bronson Avenue exit.
760 Somerset Street West is located 3 blocks west of Bronson, at the corner of Bell Street North.
- Free parking on area streets on Sundays. The Serson Clarke Apartment Complex--which is attached to the west side of St. Luke's--has a parking garage, and there is free parking in it after 5:30 pm. The entrance to the garage is from Somerset Street, at the traffic light where Empress Street meets Somerset.
TAKING THE BUS TO ST. LUKE’S:
- The #2 bus stops at St. Luke’s:
Coming from the east (Bayshore destination), get off at stop 2367 (Somerset & Empress)
Coming from the west (Rideau Centre destination), get off at stop 6668 (Somerset & LeBreton)
Here is the 2016-17 Recital Series:
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 18 at 7:30 p.m.
Morgan Strickland (soprano), Heidi Jost (mezzo-soprano), Corey Arnold (tenor) and Norman E. Brown (baritone) with Frédéric Lacroix (piano)
St. Luke’s Church opens up its 2016-17 Recital Series with an evening of opera favourites.
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 2 at 7:30 p.m.
Robert Jones (organ)
The organist of St. Luke’s Church presents a programme featuring the music of Bach, Franck, John McIntosh, David Ouchterlony and Mendelssohn.
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 16 at 7:30 p.m.
John Avey (bass-baritone) with Nadia Boucher (piano)
Curtain Up: two seasoned performers, alike in musical tastes, combine their talents in showcasing timeless classics from both Opera and Broadway.
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Christian Paquette (flute) with Frédéric Lacroix (piano)
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 13 at 7:30 p.m.
Dorian De Luca (piano)
The Ottawa-born pianist performs works by Bach, Brahms and Rachmaninoff.
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 27 at 7:30 p.m
Opus Three (flute trio):
(Cathy Baerg, Diana Lam, Loyda Lastra) with Jon Bondoc (piano)
When the flute trio Opus 3 joins forces with pianist Jon Bondoc, it promises to be a delightful evening that includes Mozart and Fauré as well as a few surprises that involve hobbits and a little red monkey!
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 11 at 7:30 p.m.
Ottawa Celtic Choir (Ellen MacIsaac, conductor)
Celtic Songs and Carols: an evening of carols and winter songs from the Celtic countries and from Canada, offered by the Ottawa Celtic Choir.
SUNDAY, JANUARY 15 at 7:30 p.m.
Catherine Donkin & Amélie Langlois (piano duets)
Duo Rideau invites you to a delightful evening of piano duets by Schubert and other great composers.
SUNDAY, JANUARY 29 at 7:30 p.m.
Jean-Sebastien Kennedy (tenor) with Nadia Boucher (piano)
Schubert's Die Winterreise: Come and join baritone Jean-Sébastien Kennedy and pianist Nadia Boucher on Schubert's Winter Journey, an emotional journey of the heart, mind and soul.
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 12 at 7:30 p.m.
Aditi Magdalene (mezzo) with John Gallienne (harp, piano)
Not quite Baroque featuring ironic neo-Baroque aesthetic twists in duo repertoire by Stravinsky, Healey Willan and others.
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Centretown Brass Quintet:
Peter Crouch & Cameron Walker (trumpets), Michel Levasseur (French horn), Paul Adjeleian (trombone) & Corey Rempel (tuba)
Broadway Brass: the Centretown Brass Quintet takes you on a legacy tour of Broadway.
SUNDAY, MARCH 12 at 7:30 p.m.
Ellen MacIsaac (Traditional Singer) with Susan Toman (harp)
SUNDAY, MARCH 26 at 7:30 p.m.
Thomas Brawn (flute) with Ryoko Itabashi
Flutist Thomas Brawn is joined by Japanese multi-instrumentalist Ryoko Itabashi in a program called "Sakura: East meets West."
SUNDAY, APRIL 9 at 7:30 p.m.
Nicholas Adema (trombone), Steffan Bello (tenor saxophone), Alex Lim-Sersan (piano), Szymon Szańzuk (bass) & Andrew Federber (drums)
A memorable evening of jazz featuring some of the finest emerging local Ottawa jazz musicians.
SUNDAY, APRIL 23 at 7:30 p.m.
Mary Muckle (harp, harpsichord), Julie Leduc (harp), Marilyn Jenkins (soprano), Douglas Brierly (violin),
Loyda Lastra (flute)
Welsh chorus Cantorion Cerdd Dant and the Ottawa Youth Harp Ensemble
SUNDAY, MAY 7 at 7:30 p.m.
Jooyoung Kim (piano)
SUNDAY, MAY 21 at 7:30
Sheila Osborne-Brown (soprano) and Anna Sharrett (soprano) with Robert Jones (piano, organ)
We conclude the 2016-17 series with H.O.P.E.: music that touches on Hope, Opera, Playful and Eclectic!
FOR THOSE WHO WISH TO PERFORM IN THE SERIES, the 2016-17 series is fully booked. Inquiries for the 2017-18 series should be directed to Robert Jones: firstname.lastname@example.org