Friends of Music


Friends of Music

The mission of The Friends of Music at Holy Innocents’ is to enhance the role of music in our parish and beyond by bringing to our facilities high quality and diverse musical programs by performing artists of exceptional merit for the benefit of both the music lovers in our congregation and, as outreach, to those in the larger Sandy Springs community.


Sunday, October 9, 2016 at 7:30pm in Inglett Hall
Atlanta Jazz Guitarist Rod Harris, Jr. and Friends
…an evening of jazz with guitarist Rod Harris, Jr. and other top-notch Atlanta musicians.                                                                                                                                                                      

Friday, November 11, 2016 at 8:00pm in the Nave
Ensemble Aubade

…based in Boston, this ensemble of harp, flute, and viola will play chamber music by Debussy, Ravel, and others.

Sunday, December 4, 2016 at 3:00pm in the Nave
The Greater Atlanta Girls Choir
...the GAGC, under the direction of artistic director Jennifer Rawson, performs their winter holiday program in the wonderful acoustics of the Nave.

Sunday, January 29, 2017 at 7:30pm in the Nave
Music for Choir, Organ, and Orchestra
…the Parish Choir will be joined by members of the Atlanta Symphony in a performance of Franz Schuberts' Mass in G. The program includes the "Salzburg" Symphony, K. 137 by Mozart, and the Concerto for Organ and String Orchestra by Canadian composer Denis Bedard.

Evensong with pre-service organ recital

Sunday, September 18, 2016 in the Nave
at 3:15 pm - Organ Recital, Matthew McMahan, Decatur Presbyterian Church
at 4:00 pm - Evensong for the Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost (with special prayers and recognition of the Tower of the Holy Innocents donors.)
Music of Shephard, Stanford, & Mathias

Sunday, February 26, 2017 in the Nave
at 3:15 pm - Organ Recital, played by Patrick Scott, Cathedral of St. Philip
at 4:00 pm - Evensong for the Last Sunday after the Epiphany
Music of Tomkins, McConnaughey, & Powell

All concerts are presented free of charge to the Parish and wider community, thanks to the generosity of the Friends of Music. To donate to this wonderful offering click here.