Penn Street Arts
First Presbyterian Church, through the Penn Street Arts series, hosts several concerts annually. Penn Street Arts adds to the excellence of the music and arts in the Fort Worth community. Come hear the sounds of our distinguished adult, youth, and children's ensembles, as well as local, regional, and international groups renowned for excellence. The series also strives to offer the sights of various performing and visual artists. All concerts in this series are free and open to the public.
Penn Street Arts 2022-23 Concert Series:
ORGAN CONCERT: Friday, February 10 at 7 p.m. in the church Sanctuary
Penn Street Arts welcomes organist Jeremy Filsell in concert on February 10.
Jeremy Filsell is Director of Music at St. Thomas Church, Fifth Avenue, New York City, where he leads the world-renowned music program and its deeply-admired Choir of Men and Boys. He is one of only a few virtuoso performers as both concert pianist and organist. He has appeared as a solo pianist in Russia, Finland, Sweden, Norway, France, Germany, New Zealand, Australia, and throughout the USA and UK. His concerto repertoire encompasses Bach, Mozart and Beethoven through to Shostakovich, John Ireland, and the Rachmaninov cycle. Dr. Filsell is on the international roster of Steinway Piano Artists. He studied as an Organ Scholar at Keble College, Oxford and completed graduate studies in piano performance at the Royal College of Music in London. His PhD in Musicology from Birmingham City University/Conservatoire focused on the music of Marcel Dupré.
LENT AFTERNOON ORGAN CONCERTS, Wednesdays during Lent at 12:30 p.m. in the church Sanctuary (30 minute program after the noon service)
March 1: Jonathan Gregoire
March 8: Joshua Boyd
March 15: Clive Smith
March 22: Jin-ah Yoo
March 29: Jared Cook
FPC ENSEMBLE CONCERT, Sunday, April 30, 2023 at 3 p.m.
ORGAN RECITAL BY AHREUM HAN CONGDON: Friday, May 12, 2023, at 7 p.m.
Enjoy our November 7, 2020 virtual concert featuring Ahreum Han Congdon, organist; Hamin Kim, cellist, and Hana Kim, violinist:
The FPC Patricia Organ
First Presbyterian Church is lucky to have as a part of its music ministry a prestigious organ. Read about the Patricia Organ here.
If you have questions about the series or are interested in bringing your group to perform at FPC, please contact Ahreum Han Congdon, Music Director/Organist, at 817.335.1231.