Programs for 2021-2022

Silents in the Cathedral Silent Film Festival

Friday, October 29, 2021 at 7 p.m.

Feature file: THE BELLS (1926), starring Lionel Barrymore and Boris Karloff
Short Subjects: The Crazy Ray (1922) and Innocent Husbands (1925)

Sponsored by the Topeka/Shawnee County Public Library.
Music by Marvin Faulwell on the Cathedral organ, and Bob Keckeisen, percussion
Free event and open to the public


Junghwa Lee, pianist

Sunday, November 14, 2021 at 3 p.m.
Classical piano featuring works by Mozart, Schumann, Lysenko, Chopin and Liszt

Tickets: $10/adults; $5 students/ 12 and younger, free
Purchase tickets online here.


The Spire Ensemble presents The Messiah

Tuesday, December 21, 2021 at 7 p.m.

Composed in a mere 24 days, Handel’s Messiah continues to be the composer’s most popular work and may well be the most performed classical work of all time. The Spire Chamber Ensemble and Baroque Orchestra performs this masterpiece under candlelight with period instruments like you have never heard before…inspiring, dazzling, joyous. This is a Christmastime concert experience not to be missed!

Tickets: $20/adults; $5 students/ 12 and younger, free
Purchase tickets online here.


Te Deum

Sunday, January 23, 2022 at 3 p.m.


David Briggs, organist

Sunday, February 13, 2022 at 3 p.m.


UMKC Choir

Sunday, March 13 2022 at 3 p.m.


Allegro Children’s Choir

Sunday, June 5, 2022 at 3 p.m.


Opus 76

Sunday, June 12 2022 at 3 p.m.