St. Stephen’s Episcopal Cathedral

2023–2024 Concert Series

Welcome back to another season of Music by the River. Hosted by the beautiful St. Stephen’s Episcopal Cathedral in Harrisburg. We hope that you have missed enjoying live performances as much as we have and we are thrilled to offer you three outstanding concerts this season.


Charisse Baldoria – A Piano Dedication

Saturday, September 30th at 7:00 p.m.

Internationally acclaimed and multi award-winning Filipino-American pianist, Charisse Baldoria, dedicates the Cathedral’s recently restored Baldwin 9′ concert-grand piano with a programme of works inspired by islands in Southeast Asia and the Galapagos, including her own compositions.

Tickets are $25 general seating and $5 for students

A Cathedral Christmas

Saturday, December 16th at 7:30 p.m.

A combined mass choir of professional soloists and the St. Stephen’s Cathedral Choir perform Vivaldi’s famous “Gloria” alongside the romantic works of Dan Forrest and contemporary composers.  A professional chamber orchestra will accompany the choir.  This event will take place in the candlelit Nave of the Cathedral.

This concert is free and our gift to the community.

Christyan Seay and Amy Yovanovich in Recital

Friday, February 23rd at 7:30 p.m.

Two locally-beloved professional singers present a recital in the spirit of love and happiness.  Performing both solos and duets, this will certainly warm the chilly mid-winter heart.

Tickets are $25 general seating and $5 for students

C Street Brass

Friday, April 19th at 7:00 p.m.

“C Street Brass is a new sound, look, and feel of the modern brass quintet.  Highly virtuosic playing in a wide variety of styles rolled into an accessible, warm hearted candor which makes for a delightful concert experience.” George Vosburgh, Principal Trumpet, Pittsburgh Symphony

This group of five musicians brings the classical world of brass music to the 21st century in their style and arrangements, and are one of the leading brass groups in the country.

Tickets are $25 general seating and $5 for students

Baltimore Children’s Choir

Sunday, June 23rd at 3:00 p.m.

 Baltimore Children’s Choir strives to make choral music accessible to children in the greater Baltimore area, and provides a musical outlet for children of all ages.  Traveling through the Northeast United States in 2024, this group will perform a wide variety of works and is sure to remind you of your own musical beginnings and bolster your hope for a better tomorrow.

This concert is free and our gift to the community.  A free will offering will be taken.

All performances are held in historic St. Stephen’s Episcopal Cathedral, 221 North Front Street, Harrisburg.

St. Stephen's Episcopal Cathedral

221 N. Front Street
Harrisburg, PA 17101

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From 81: Take the Front Street exit (downtown), turn left on Locust Street, then left on North River Street. The garage will be on your left.

From 83: Take the 2nd Street exit, turn left on Pine Street, left on Front Street, left on Locust Street, then left on North River Street. The garage will be on your left.

Easy Parking:

PHFA Parking Garage
FREE, handicapped accessible parking is available at the PHFA garage. The garage is on River Street between Front and 2nd Streets (see map). An attendant will be at the entrance to assist you.

Street Parking
Street parking on 2nd, Locust, or Pine Streets is free on Sundays, holidays, and after 7 pm on weekdays and Saturdays.