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125th Anniversary Celebration 2015-2016

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The Season:


New England Jazz Ensemble presents the premiere of a jazz interpretation of Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf at Conard High School.

Pianist Mariangelo Vacatello and her organist husband Adriano Falcioni will give a joint concert at St. John’s Church.

Musical Exploration

Musical Club history will be on the program, including a film from the 1980’s with interviews of and performances by of some past and present members. In another program we will also examine some promising dynamic teaching methods for music students of the future.


Annual Meeting and Luncheon - May 5, 2016

Musical Club finishes off the 125th anniversary celebration at the Club’s Annual Luncheon. Following a short business meeting, we’ll hear a musical entertainment by Dr. Neely Bruce. The title of his presentation is “Musical Club in the 19th Century.” Dr. Bruce is Professor of Music and American Studies at Wesleyan University and is a composer, conductor, pianist and scholar of American music. He is the chorus director for Connecticut Opera, and, with his wife Phyllis, co-director of music at South Congregational Church in Middletown, Connecticut.

Please join us!

Thursday, May 5, 2016 - 9:45am
Member Meeting
Town & County Club, 22 Woodland St, Hartford, CT

Music by Members - Apr 28, 2016

The Musical Club of Hartford continues its 125th anniversary season on Thursday, April 28, 2016, at 10:00 a.m., with a concert of music by Edward A. MacDowell,

Held in the sanctuary of the Westminster Presbyterian Church, at 2080 Boulevard, West Hartford, CT, admission to the Musical Club concerts is $5 for the general public and free to members of the club. The church is wheelchair accessible from the side entrance nearest to Mountain Road.

On our April 28th program, we will honor Edward Alexander MacDowell, the very first guest recitalist to be presented by the Musical Club of Hartford.

Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 10:00am
Music by Members
Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2080 Boulevard, West Hartford, CT
Carolyn Woodard

Adriano Falcioni, organ, and Mariangela Vacatello, piano, Apr 14, 2016

Concert by Adriano Falcioni, organ, and Mariangela Vacatello, piano,10 am on April 14, 2016 at St. John’s Episcopal Church in West Hartford, CT.
Adriano Falcioni and Mariangela Vacatello
The Musical Club of Hartford continues the celebration of its 125th anniversary year at 10:00 am on Thursday, April 14, with a concert to be performed by the Italian husband and wife team of Adriano Falcioni, organ, and Mariangela Vacatello, piano, in the sanctuary of St. John’s Episcopal Church at 679 Farmington Avenue, West Hartford, CT 06119. 
The Musical Club of Hartford has been inviting internationally lauded artists to present
Thursday, April 14, 2016 - 10:00am
Jolidon Concert Series
St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave, West Hartford, CT
Robert Connell

New Website for the Musical Club

Welcome to the new website for the Musical Club of Hartford! We hope you find it useful and attractive. Click on the menu item "Events" to see this season's events calendar.

There are still a few technical issues to resolve. Thank you for your patience!

If you have suggestions, please contact the new webmaster, David Schonfeld.

For the time being, the previous website is still available.