2016-2017 Concert Series

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Julian Gargiulo, Piano

Sunday, October 30, 2016
3:00 PM (doors open at 2:30)

$20 General Admission, $15 Basic Members, Free for Gold and Patron Members.

Tickets on sale through Wednesday, October 26. Call 267.502.2990 or email info@glencairnmuseum.org. Tickets may also be purchased at the door beginning 30 minutes prior to the performance.

Reserved seats for Patron Members only. Patron Members can call 267.502.2990 or email info@glencairnmuseum.org to reserve seats.


Les Canards Chantants | Carmina Chromatico: Secret Music of the Renaissance

Friday, November 4, 2016
7:30 PM (doors open at 7:00)

Admission TBD

Tickets may be purchased at the door beginning 30 minutes prior to the performance.

Reserved seats for Patron Members only, beginning October 3. Patron Members can call 267.502.2990 or email info@glencairnmuseum.org to reserve seats.


Raymond and Mildred Pitcairn in Glencairn’s Upper Hall, posing for their 1954 Christmas card. Behind them is a Nativity painting adapted from Maud and Miska Petersham’s children’s book, The Christ Child. Thanks to generous donors, a full-sized reinterpretation of the painting made this year by a Bryn Athyn artist will hang above the fireplace this holiday season.

Christmas Sing

Tuesday, December 13, 2016
8:00 PM (doors open at 7:15)

$10 general admission, FREE for Museum members. No advance ticket sales.

Reserved seating for Gold and Patron members only. Reservations required by Monday, December 12. Contact Peter Childs at 267.502.2970 or peter.childs@glencairnmuseum.org to reserve your seats. Reservations accepted beginning November 1, 2016.

Seating capacity: 225.

Join us as the Museum continues a Raymond and Mildred Pitcairn family tradition and hosts the “Glencairn Sing,” a Christmas concert open to the public. The program will feature the “Glencairn Horns,” composed of current and former members of the Philadelphia Orchestra (David Bilger, trumpet; Blair Bollinger, bass trombone; Eric Carlson, trombone; Randy Gardner, horn; Daniel Williams, horn). Readings from the Christmas story and audience caroling will be interspersed throughout the program.


Elizabeth Pitcairn, Violin

Sunday, March 19, 2017
3:00 PM (doors open at 2:30)

$20 General Admission, $15 Basic Members, Free for Gold and Patron Members.

Tickets available beginning Monday, February 20. To purchase tickets through Thursday, March 16, visit the Museum or call 267.502.2990. After March 16 tickets will be sold only at the door, beginning at 2:30 pm on Sunday, March 19.

Reserved seats for Patron Members only: contact 267.502.2990 or info@glencairnmuseum.org to reserve seats.

American violin soloist Elizabeth Pitcairn made her New York debut at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall in 2000 and she has performed with the Philadelphia Orchestra. She made debuts at Walt Disney Concert Hall and Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall. She is the President, CEO and Artistic Director of the Luzerne Music Center Festival, a summer camp for gifted young musicians ages 9 to 18 in the Adirondacks of New York. Originally from Bucks County, Pennsylvania, she resides in Los Angeles. Ms. Pitcairn received her degree from the University of Southern California where she studied with renowned professor Robert Lipsett. Ms. Pitcairn is on faculty at the Colburn School of Performing Arts. The 10th Anniversary edition DVD of The Red Violin film features Ms. Pitcairn and the Red Mendelssohn Stradivarius in a special feature called "The Auction Block".