National Marian Anderson Museum Special Events Concerts & Productions
The National Marian Anderson Museum & Historical Society is grateful for our growing partnership with Opera Philadelphia. Highlighting one of the upcoming special events in this partnership with the Marian Anderson Museum and Opera Philadelphia will take place on September 24th, 2022, entitled 'Opera Storybook Time'. Join Jillian Patricia Pirtle, CEO of the National Marian Anderson Museum & Historical Society, for a reading of When Marian Sang, a story about the Philadelphia-born contralto Marian Anderson. The Marian Anderson Historical Society and Museum will display items of Marian’s – letters, dresses, and sheet music – to bring the story of the Philadelphia luminary to life. All ages welcome! The event will take place at the Marian Anderson Recreational Center 740 S. 17th Street, Philadelphia PA 19146 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. We are so grateful for Opera Philadelphia's recognition of the Marian Anderson Museum and the importance of preserving our great Marian Anderson's legacy and supporting our future generations. Please Register on Opera Philadelphia's Website Today!
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Up Coming Special Events
The Marian Anderson Historical Society Anniversary Concert Event
The National Marian Anderson Historical Society invites you to join us as we celebrate our 27th Anniversary. We shall mark the occasion of our Marian Anderson Museum and Historical Society’s outstanding legacy with the return of the spectacular concert the treasured Operetta 'Porgy and Bess' performed by our extraordinary Marian Anderson Scholar Artists, our MAHS Instrumental Ensemble under the direction of MD and Pianist Professor Thomas Weaver and will be hosted at the historic Chapel of Four Chaplains and is located at the Philadelphia Navy Yard 1201 Constitution Avenue Philadelphia Pa. Preceding the concert will be a cocktail reception to toast our anniversary. This is an event that you don't want to miss.
Past Special Events
Please enjoy & Support our partnership in Performance with the legendary Philadelphia Orchestra
The National Marian Anderson Museum and Historical Society would like to sincerely Thank everyone who attended & viewed the National Marian Anderson Museum and Historical Society's Sacred Art Songs Live-Stream Concert program. Your support means everything to our organization. Please support the National Marian Anderson Museum and Historical Society www.marianandersonhistoricalsociety.weebly.com 215-779-4219
Please Enjoy the National Marian Anderson Historical Society's "We Sing" Live-Stream Concert (which is apart of our 2020 C0ncert Season) Event Below. Make sure you support our programming by Donating! We Thank You !!
Please Enjoy the National Marian Anderson Historical Society's 2020 Easter Saturday Live-Stream Concert Event Below. Make sure you support our programming by Donating! We Thank You !!
We would like to sincerely Thank VISIT PHILADELPHIA for being a corporate sponsor of the National Marian Anderson Museum & Historical Society's 22nd Anniversary Tribute Concert Event. If you would like to be a Corporate or Small Business Sponsor or Private Donor please contact our office right away for all of the information on how you can support this meaningful tribute concert event. @ 215-779-4219
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Past MAHS Events
The National Marian Anderson Museum would like to sincerely Thank all of our Sponsors/Partners for all of your Kindness and Support.
The National Marian Anderson Museum and Historical Society would like to sincerely Thank everyone who attended and supported our annual Christmas In Philadelphia Concert Spectacular. Every year we end our concert series season with the Christmas Spectacular, and though are hearts were filled with sorrow that our founder Lady Blanche Burton Lyles wasn't there, we believe that she was smiling from heaven with great approval. We would like to send a special thank you to the MAHS Board, the National Marian Anderson Scholar Artists and to the orchestra led by the outstanding conductor Ben Hemsley and orchestral captain Christine Mello. We wish you the Merriest of Christmas and please consider supporting the continued legacy of the National Marian Anderson Museum and programs with a Donation or Sponsorship which is Tax deductible. The National Marian Anderson Historical Society is a non profit organization. If you need the MAHS 501c3 information to donate please call our office @ 215-779-4219