A festival for the soul
Nov. 13, 2016 – PIPES OF CHRISTMAS ANNUAL CONCERTS RETURN FOR 18TH SEASON IN NEW YORK AND NEW JERSEY ON ...
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  • Posted on : November 13, 2016
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The Pipes of Christmas annual concerts return for an eighteenth season with performances in New York on Saturday, December 17 at 2:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. at Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, and in Summit, New Jersey on Sunday, December 18 at 3:00 p.m. at Central Presbyterian Church.   The festive concerts, produced by the Clan Currie Society, offer a traditional Celtic interpretation of...

Oct. 1, 2016 – Pipes of Christmas Concerts Return for 18th Joyous Season...
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  • Posted on : October 02, 2016
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The Pipes of Christmas will celebrate its eighteenth season with performances in New York and New Jersey this December. The holiday favorite, produced by the Clan Currie Society, opens on Saturday, December 17 at the Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, located at 921 Madison Avenue (at 73rd Street) with performances at 2 and 7PM. The concert moves across the Hudson River on Sunday, December 18 to...

Dec. 23, 2015 – Pipes of Christmas Concerts to be Seen by Audiences around the World...
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  • Posted on : December 24, 2015
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Highlights of the 17th Annual Pipes of Christmas will be aired on HomeTowne Television throughout central New Jersey this Christmas. The program will be aired Christmas Eve at noon, 5 and 11 PM and on Christmas Day at 2, 6 and 9:30 AM and at 3 PM. The videotaping took place at the December 20th concert at Central Presbyterian Church in Summit, NJ.   The broadcast will reach 30 New Jersey...

Dec. 12, 2015 – Fairytale of New York – Student’s Gaelic love song to be played at Big Apple’...
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  • Posted on : December 12, 2015
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A TALENTED Scots student will hear a love song he composed played live at a Christmas concert in New York after winning a prestigious music prize.   James Hind, 21, landed the trip to the Big Apple after impressing expert judges of the Alexander McCall Smith Prize For Composition with his Gaelic piece, written for voice, fiddle, cello, flute, clàrsach and guitar.   He will now hear his...

Nov. 12, 2015 – ‘Braveheart’ Stars Reuniting to Pay Tribute to Hollywood Composer James Horner...
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  • Posted on : November 15, 2015
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“The Pipes of Christmas” Concerts Return for 17th Joyous Season Holiday Classic Concert Featuring ‘Braveheart’ Stars Reuniting to Pay Tribute to Hollywood Composer James Horner   – Braveheart Cast Members to Reunite – Concert to Pay Tribute to Film Composer James Horner – New Musical Works to Have Their World Premiere – Proceeds Support Scholarships...

Sep. 27, 2015 – Pipes of Christmas Concerts Return for 17th Joyous Season...
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  • Posted on : September 27, 2015
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In what has become a firm holiday favorite, The Pipes of Christmas concert series will celebrate its seventeenth season with performances in New York and New Jersey this December.   The concert presents the music of Christmas accompanied by readings taken from the Celtic literature of Scotland, Ireland, and Wales. Featured performers include James Robinson from the film “Braveheart,” New...

Aug. 24, 2015 – Proceeds from Pipes of Christmas to Support the U.S. National Scottish Harp Championship...
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  • Posted on : August 24, 2015
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The Scottish Harp Society of America (SHSA) is pleased to welcome back the Clan Currie Society, producers of the Pipes of Christmas, as Title Sponsor of the U.S. National Scottish Harp Championship of America. The Clan Currie has renewed their five-year commitment to act as Title Sponsor for the Championships through 2019. “We are absolutely thrilled to have the Clan Currie Society back as our...

Jan. 25, 2015 – New Music Scholarship Established...
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  • Posted on : January 25, 2015
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Proceeds from NYC’s beloved Celtic Christmas concert, the Pipes of Christmas will now benefit a student of Scottish music and composition at Edinburgh Napier University. The Clan Currie Society Music Award will support a third year music student at the university through an award of £1000. The recipient will present a public concert of their music as part of the scholarship. Robert Currie,...

Dec. 23, 2014 – Pipes of Christmas Concerts to be Seen by Audiences around the World...
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  • Posted on : December 23, 2014
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Highlights of the 16th Annual Pipes of Christmas will be aired on HomeTowne Television throughout central New Jersey this Christmas. The program will be aired Christmas Eve at 5 and 9 PM and on Christmas Day at 12 AM, 11 and 8 PM. The videotaping took place at the December 21st concert at Central Presbyterian Church in Summit, NJ. The broadcast will reach 30 New Jersey towns representing over 140...

Dec. 22, 2014 – Pipes of Christmas Breaks Food Drive Record...
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  • Posted on : December 23, 2014
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Nearly 400 pounds of food donated to the Community FoodBank of NJ Continuing its long-tradition of supporting local and national charitable organizations for the last 15 years, the Pipes of Christmas today announced it collected nearly 400 pounds of non-perishable food items on behalf of the Community FoodBank of New Jersey. According to Clan Currie Society president Robert Currie,...