All Concerts scheduled at St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 800 Center St, Key West, FL, except as noted
An Evening With Gershwin: An Affair to Remember Friday, Aug. 5, 8 pm
Swing band style at its finest with everyone's instrumental and vocal favorites
We'll Be Forever Loving You – Gayla Morgan and Linda Sparks: AIDS Help Benefit Concert Friday, Sept. 23, 8 pm
Classical Romance (Violin and Piano) with guest appearance by Music in Paradise Awards Winner Natalie Herndon
Atlanta's St Paul Touring Choir, Trey Clegg, Director Friday, Oct. 21, 8 pm
Dynamic and energy-driven, this tour de force ensemble performs in concert on Friday night, at the
Goombay Street Festival on Saturday afternoon, and St Peter's 10 am service on Sunday
Emily Lowe Conducts the Brahm's Requiem Sunday, Nov. 13, St. Paul's Episcopal Church
The Music in Paradise Orchestra assists Emily Lowe 's Community Choir with the Brahm's masterpiece
Chestnuts for the Season – Key West Christmas Jazz Friday, Dec. 16, 8 pm
Key West's finest jazz musicians embrace the season
The Civil War in Key West: a Musical Reenactment - Friday, Feb. 10, 8 pm
The 47th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry Regimental Band, Dr. Michael O'Connor, Manager
Historical comments accompany the concert with Dr. Michael O'Connor's esteemed musicians performing on
period instruments in St Peter's church on Friday, followed by the reenactment at Ft. Zachary Taylor on Saturday
Symphonic Virtuosos – Maestro Richard Prior Conducts Friday, Mar. 9, 8 pm
Select orchestral and chamber works, including among others, the Mozart ClarinetConcerto performed by Dominic Giardino, 2011 Music in Paradise Awards Winner, and the celebrated MagicFlute “Queen of the Night” aria by Kim Gordon. English-born Emory Symphony Orchestra Director and Pulitzer- nominated composer, Richard Prior conducts the MiP Chamber Orchestra.
Key West's talented choral and instrumental musicians share the despair and ecstasy of the final
movements of Handel's oratorio for Holy Week.
The 2012 Music in Paradise Awards and Concert Friday, May 11, 8 pm
The 2nd Annual Awards and Concert recognizes Key West's most talented young performers, nominated by their teachers, selected by committee and presented in concert to receive well- deserved community and professional acclaim and awards.