Musaic’s mission is to share beautiful men’s a cappella singing with our Bay Area community. Our music is rooted in classical choral traditions, through a repertoire of many genres and languages. The members of Musaic are passionate about men’s ensemble singing, and enjoy the artistic balance and musical fellowship it brings to our lives. Musaic […]
Join the Golden Gate Men’s Chorus at our holiday program, “Nowell! Nowell!” Under the direction of Joseph Piazza, we will raise our voices in songs steeped in the great tradition of holiday classics, carols, and anthems, including premieres of Welcome Love! by Bay Area composer, Stephen Main, and an arrangement of The Snow Lay on the […]
Saturday, October 8th 11 AM – 1:30 PM ‘Cooking in Katie’s Kitchen’ With Chef Lorraine Witte A cooking class using 16th century ingredients from Germany Katherine Luther had in her pantry– with a modern California twist! Lorraine Witte, aka ‘The Chinese Lady”, loves to share her life of food with you to enjoy. She lives […]
The youth accordion Orchestra “concerto fisarmonica” was founded in Germany on February 26, 1996 with 35 children and adolescents, and is 20 years old this year. Since its inception Concerto Fisarmonica has had more than a 100 members. At present there are 21 active members. The orchestra consists of four sections of accordion, in addition to […]
Annual Picnic Sunday, September 18, 2016 Naturfreunde Oakland Club House Service @ 11:00 a.m. “To Plant an Apple Tree” Potluck Picnic @ 12 noon Games 3115 Butters Drive Oakland, CA
St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church and the German Consulate General of San Francisco invite you to the Festive Organ Rededication and Concert Music by Telemann, J.S. Bach Luke Mayernik, Organ Wednesday, September 7 @ 6:00 p.m. St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church 3281 – 16th Street, San Francisco, CA Special Guests: Bp. Heinrich Bedford-Strohm, Chair of […]
Sunday, August 7, 2016, the Deutscher Musikverein will perform Schubert’s Deutsche Messe in the 11:00 a.m. service. Since 1938, the Deutscher Musikverein has entertained audiences around the San Francisco Bay Area with traditional German marches, polkas, European folk and concert pieces in addition to favorites of jazz, pop and Broadway. Founded by a group of […]
Die Gemeinde St. Matthews ist seit über 100 Jahren Anlaufstelle für deutschsprachige Protestanten in Nordkalifornien. Zumindest in dieser Region gilt sie als letztes kirchliches Überbleibsel der großen deutschen Einwanderungsbewegung in die USA. An der Ecke 16. Straße und Dolores liegt die San Francisco Mission, ein gewaltiges weißes Bauwerk, genau zwischen dem Mission- und dem Castro […]
On May 22, in both the 9:30 and 11:00 a.m. services, the newly restored historic pipe organ of St. Matthew’s will be re-dedicated.
From Reformation to Transformation A core teaching of Martin Luther is his statement that neither penance nor good deeds bring the individual closer to God; only God’s grace given as a free gift will save human beings. What is therefore needed is faith, not law nor priest, since in the eyes of God all humans […]
Will perform “Northern Lights: Choral Gems of Norway” on Sunday May 15 at 5:00 p.m. at St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church, 3281 – 16th Street, SF. Tickets are: $55 VIP; $35 General; $15 Students. Order tickets online at: www.cappellasf.org
Join us in celebrating the Resurrection of the Lord at St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church on Sunday, March 27 211:00 a.m.
David DeAngelis, organist at St. Matthew’s, and friend, Sam Post, will perform at an organ and piano recital on Saturday, March 26 @2:00 p.m. Sam Post is a pianist, composer and teacher living in Washington, DC. He made his recital debut at age 14 with an all-Bach program, and in high school performed as a […]
Bilingual Good Friday Service, 11:00 a.m. March 25, 2016. Meditate on the Seven Last Words of Christ on the Cross.
English service at 9:30 a.m. German service at 11:00 a.m. Procession with palm branches.
Bibliodrama Workshop From Reformation to Transformation A core teaching of Martin Luther is his statement that neither penance nor good deeds bring the individual closer to God; only God’s grace given as a free gift will save human beings. What is therefore needed is faith, not law nor priest, since in the eyes of God […]
Wednesday, February 10 at 1:00 p.m.
Tickets: $50.00/adult; $10.00/6 – 12 years Salad, garlic bread, pasta, crab or chicken, dessert, beer, wine, coffee, tea. Seating is limited. Make your reservation(s) and submit payment by January 20, 2016. St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church 3281 – 16th Street San Francisco, CA 94103
Gerlind Institute for Cultural Studies Oral History Series cohosted by the Excelsior German Center Kerstin Weidmann: Religion and Identity An exploration of what makes us who we are –and what makes someone else ‘the other’ “We are all shaped by the predominant culture of the places we come from. Religion often is […]