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The Mendelssohn Choir opens the season with The Music of Downton Abbey!


The Junior Mendelssohn Choir presents Brahms' Gypsy Songs in November!

Upcoming Events

  • The Music of Downton Abbey

    The Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh, under the direction of Music Director Matthew Mehaffey opens the 2016-2017 performance season with The Music of Downton Abbey.  The MCP,...
  • Junior Mendelssohn Concert: Brahms’ Zigeunerlieder, Gypsy Songs

    The Junior Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh, in its 30th season, presents Brahms’ Zigeunerlieder: Gypsy Songs, under the direction of Stephen Neely.  Composed in 1887, Brahms‘...
  • Haydn’s Creation

    The Mendelssohn Choir and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra bring Franz Josef Haydn‘s magnum opus The Creation to life, under the baton of PSO Music Director...
  • Highmark Holiday Pops

    The Mendelssohn Choir and Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra celebrate a time-honored holiday tradition with the Highmark Holiday Pops, conducted this year by PSO Assistant Conductor and...

Latest News

  • Robert Page: A Choral Legend

    Robert Page, the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh‘s beloved Music Director Emeritus, passed away quietly on Sunday, August 7. We are grateful for the privilege of having this extraordinary man and musician lead the MCP for 26 amazing years, challenging the...
  • The Mendelssohn Choir Welcomes Ryan Keeling as Assistant Conductor

    The Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh is pleased to announce that Ryan Keeling will be serving as Assistant Conductor for the Choir.  Ryan is a former Core Tenor for the MCP, and has been heard as a soloist in the MCP’s March 2012 performance...
  • The Mendelssohn Choir hires Matthew Mehaffey as Music Director

    The Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh (MCP) is delighted to announce that Matthew Mehaffey will be its new Music Director. “The Mendelssohn Choir‘s national reputation attracted a significant number of outstanding candidates, making the Search Committee’s job challenging and exciting,” says...
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