An Afternoon With Ella

An Afternoon With Ella

An Afternoon with Ella: Celebrating 100 Years of Song Saturday, November 4, 2017 | 4:00 PM | Secret Destination in Great Falls, VA Join us for an afternoon of smooth jazz celebrating Ella Fitzgerald’s 100th birthday! This special program is being presented in support of the 2017-2018 Words&Music season. This intimate musical event will be in a private home. Please contact us at info@words-music.org if you are interested in joining us...

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Jukebox Romance

Jukebox Romance

Jukebox Romance Friday, January 27, 2017 | 7:30 PM | The Creative Cauldron Sunday, February 12, 2017 | 4:00 PM | Private Home This fun-filled evening of love songs through the ages will offer audience members the opportunity to select musical numbers! This is a Words&Music first so come join the...

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Star of the Morning 2016

Star of the Morning 2016

Star of the Morning Sunday, 20 December | 5:00 PM | St. Francis Episcopal Church ​On this eve of the shortest day of the year, join Words&Music as we celebrate the season with music and poetry in this lovely candlelit sanctuary nestled in the woods of Great Falls. We will share the common themes of light and darkness, celebration and contemplation, the winding down of the old year and the anticipation of the year to come. This year’s...

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Fabulous Five: A Celebration!

Fabulous Five: A Celebration!

Fabulous Five: A Celebration! May 21, 2016 | 7:30 PM | The Lyceum Join us as we close our 5th season with a celebratory concert featuring our favorite pieces from our first five years! Come and raise a glass, eat some cake and maybe join us in song! It is sure to be a fun-filled evening spent with friends both old and...

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Found Again

Found Again

Found Again Saturday, 9 April | 7:30 PM | The Creative Cauldron Friday, 8 April | 7:30 PM | Park View High School Sunday, 10 April | 4:00 PM | Private Salon | Words&Music is thrilled to present the world premiere performance of Found Again, a newly commissioned work by the award winning American Indian composer Jerod Tate. This exciting new multi-movement work features exquisite writing of award winning American Indian poet Joy Harjo. The...

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Music for Hallowtide

Music for Hallowtide

Music for Hallowtide – RESCHEDULED Saturday, February 13 | 7:30 PM | St. Luke’s Episcopal Church In Shakespeare’s time, the Feast of All Saints (November 1) was sometimes called “Hallowmas”. More recent scholars refer to the period of October 31- through November 2 as “Hallowtide”. In honor of the season, Words&Music will be pairing the music of Shakespeare’s contemporary, William Byrd (c.1540-1623), with the music of...

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