Orchestra of St. Peter by the Sea

Photograph by www.alegrazianophoto.com

From Our Conductor

Dear Friends of the Orchestra,

Hoping that these months of summer have been peaceful and grace-filled for each of you, I write to share some wonderful plans for the upcoming season. We’re already preparing our Christmas Tour of fifteen concerts throughout the Metro area. The end of the Summer of 2018 will bring a concert at the Ocean Grove Auditorium.

Father Alphonse J. Stephenson

Antonio Morra (Snare Drum)

Congratulations to our latest Cecelia Foundation winners:

Margaret Romano (English Horn)

Huyan Nguyen (new Violin Bow)

Santiago Cardenas (new Violin Bow)

Ocean Grove Great Auditorium

Saturday - September 8, 2018 - 8 PM

Father Alphonse Stephenson, a summer staple at the Jersey Shore, conducts Ocean Grove's traditional end-of-summer concert with a potpourri of patriotic anthems, Broadway show tunes and operatic selections.

Reserved tickets $30 * General Admission $25

Ocean Grove Great Auditorium - 21 Pilgrim Pathway Ocean Grove, NJ

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Algonquin Arts Theater

Sunday October 28, 2018 - 3 PM

  • Hollywood Too! The orchestra makes a second trip west toward the bright lights of Hollywood as they present another dazzling array of music heard in film and on television. Orchestra classics heard in beloved films will be paired with favorites from film and television in Father Alphonse style. For tickets, call 732-528-9211

Christmas Concert Series

Sunday November 25, 2018 - 3 PM

  • Sacred Heart Church South Plainfield, N.J. (908) 756-0633

Friday November 30, 2018 - 7:30 PM

  • St. Dominic Church, Brick, N.J. (732) 840-1410

Saturday December 1, 2018 - 8 PM

  • Union County Arts Center, Rahway, N.J. (732) 499-8226

Sunday December 2, 2018 - 3 PM

  • Dominican College, Orangeburg, N.Y. (845) 848-7406

Tuesday December 4, 2018 - 7:30 PM

  • Corpus Christi RC Church, Chatham, N.J. (973) 635-0070 x 710

Friday December 7, 2018 - 8 PM

  • Monmouth University, West Long Branch, N.J. (732) 571-6889

Saturday December 8, 2018 - 7 PM

  • St. Raphael's Church, Livingston, N.J. (973) 992-9490

Sunday December 9, 2018 - 3 PM

  • Immaculate Conception Church, Annandale, N.J. (908) 735-7319

Thursday December 13, 2018 - 7:30 PM

  • Church of the Immaculate Conception, Trenton, N.J. (609) 586-3705 x135

Friday December 14, 2018 - 7:30 PM

  • St. Mary of the Pines Church, Manahawkin, N.J. (609) 698-4242

Sunday December 16, 2018 - 3 PM

  • Notre Dame Church, North Caldwell, N.J. (973) 226-0979

Algonquin Arts Theater

Sunday January 6, 2019 - 3 PM

  • Father Alphonse's Annual New Year's Concert. The Holiday Season is not complete until Father Alphonse Stephenson and The Orchestra of St. Peter by the Sea celebrate the New Year. The tradition continues with an afternoon of waltzes and other music by Austrian composers as well as some surprises. For tickets, call 732-528-9211

Saturday April 27 (7 PM) & Sunday April 28, 2019 (3 PM)

  • La Bohème - A Staged Concert. Complete with the Orchestra of St. Peter by the Sea and its conductor, Father Alphonse Stephenson, the Algonquin joins forces with The Festival of the Atlantic to bring world-class opera to our stage. For tickets, call 732-528-9211

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Orchestra of St. Peter by the Sea - can be reached at 732-775-0820

Jim McIlvain - jim_mcilvain@yahoo.com.