September 17, 2017
Sunday School More info ►
Every Sunday, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Are you passionate about your faith? Do you enjoy working with children? Want to give back to your congregation? We are currently staffing our Sunday School program for the coming fall. There are still four positions available, but they’re filling up fast. Please contact Deirdre Weatherston ( ) if you would like to join our Sunday School faculty. No experience is necessary, as BOCE will provide an easy-to-follow curriculum for each class. Thank you to those who have volunteered their services already. Your commitment to furthering the Christian education of our youth is greatly appreciated.
Con Brio Ensemble to Present a Twilight Concert More info ►
Sunday, September 17, 2017, 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
On Sunday, September 17, at 4:30 pm at The Church-in-the-Gardens, the Con Brio Ensemble will present a concert of Romantic works by Brahms, Lazlo Weiner, and Hans Gal and a Baroque quintet by Telemann. The first in the ensemble’s annual three-concert subscription series the performers will be critically acclaimed violinist Anton Miller; violist, Rita Porfiris; cellist, Hamilton Berry; oboist, Alan Hollander; and pianist, Diana Mittler-Battipaglia. On the program are Brahms- Piano Quartet in C minor opus 60 , Hans Gal's Trio for Oboe, Cello and Piano, and the Duo for Violin and Viola by the Hungarian composer Lazlo Weiner, and it will begin with a quintet by the Baroque composer, Georg Telemann.
Anton Miller and Rita Porfiris are Professors of Violin and Viola at the Hartt College of Music and NYU; Hamilton Berry is an alumnus of the Juilliard School; Diana Mittler-Battipaglia and Alan Hollander are Professors of Music at Lehman College-CUNY.
This concert is made possible in part by the Queens Council on the Arts with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council. Celebrating its 39th season, the Con Brio Ensemble performs annual series in Queens and Manhattan and is currently in residence at Lehman College-CUNY in the Bronx. Admission to the concert will be $12.00 / $10.00 students and seniors.
For further information, call Dr. Diana Mittler- Battipaglia 718 459-1277
e-mail: or go to their website: conbrioensemble.org