Musical Offerings

Musical Offerings at St. Mary’s 2017-2018  Season

Candlelight Concert & Compline

Sunday, February 18, 7:30 p.m.

Choral Evensong

March 4, 5:00 p.m.

  • Music Selection: TBA
The Passion and Resurrection of Our Lord

Sunday, March 25, 9:00 & 11:15 a.m. Passion Sunday

  • St. Mary’s Choir of Men & Women

Thursday, March 29, 7:30 p.m.  Choral Eucharist for Maundy Thursday

  • St. Mary’s Choir of Men & Women

Sunday, April 1, Easter Sunday

  • Vigil, 5:30 a.m. with Organ
  • Easter Day Services, 9:30 & 11:30 a.m. with Brass Quintet and
  • St. Mary’s Choir of Men & Women
Choral Concert

Sunday, April 15, 4:00 p.m.

  • Cathedra vocal ensemble directed by Michael McCarthy of Washington National Cathedral
  • Reception following
Choral Evensong

Sunday, May 6, 5:00 p.m.

  • St. Mary’s Choir of Men, Women, Boys & Girls


Past Performances

Candlelight Concert & Compline

Sunday, September 17, 7:30 p.m.

  • Organ Concert featuring David Lang and Jason Farris
  • Installation of Officers of American Guild of Organists, Northern Virginia Chapter
  • Compline with St. Mary’s Schola 8:00-8:30 p.m.
  • Reception following
Choral Evensong

Sunday, October 1, 5:00 p.m.

  • Choral Evensong featuring compositions by Minister of Music Dr. Gregory Hooker
  • Potluck Dinner following with Sabbatical Highlights from Dr. Hooker
Choral Vespers for All Saints’

Sunday, November 5, 5:00 p.m.

Meet our featured soloists:

Steven Combs Robin Beckman | Oliver Mercer | Barbara Hollinshead






  • Bach Cantata, BWV 106 “God’s time is Best”  with Orchestra and Soloists
  • Festive Reception follows
Advent Lessons & Carols

Sunday, December 3, 5:00 p.m.

  • St. Mary’s Choirs
  • Potluck Supper and Advent Wreath Making follows
Epiphany Feast of Lights

Saturday, January 6, 7:00 p.m.

  • St. Mary’s Youth and St. Mary’s Choir of Men & Boys will lead this joyful conclusion to the Christmas season. The drama of the Epiphany will be re-enacted through readings, carols and with the colorful costuming of the Three Kings in procession.
    A reception will follow in Paca Hall. We also welcome your canned food donations at this event for our Epiphany Food Drive–learn more about this seasonal outreach opportunity.