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Archdiocese of Philadelphia Concert of Excellence

Apr 17, 2018
7:00 PM

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Come and experience the talents of over 450 students who attend catholic elementary schools, high schools, and schools of special education in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia as they showcase their musical abilities during the Reverend Monsignor Louis D’Addezio Concert of Excellence.  

Students from the Archdiocesan Schools of Special Education, the All Catholic High School Concert Band, the Archdiocesan Festival Chorus, the Archdiocesan Elementary String Orchestra, the All Catholic High School Chorus, the Archdiocesan Elementary Honor Band, the Archdiocesan Honor Chorus, and the All Catholic High School Orchestra will perform throughout the evening. Prior to the start of the concert the Elementary Jazz Band and the All Catholic High School Jazz Band will perform in the Commonwealth Plaza.

Making its world debut is a piece composed and conducted by Mr. Sean Kennedy, a graduate of Archbishop Wood High School.  This piece, “Lux Contritum,” which means broken light in Latin will serve as the concert finale with all students participating.  

Verizon Hall

Kimmel Center

300 S Broad St

Philadelphia, PA 19102