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Orchestra of St. Peter's By The Sea
Orchestra Of St. Peter's By The Sea with internationally renown priest-conductor, Rev. Alphonse Stephenson and his full symphony orchestra.
Father Alphonse's very first orchestra was formed in New York's Theater District while he served at St. Malachy's, the Actor's Chapel. His conducting debut was with bass soloist Paul Plishka of the Metropolitan Opera. In 1980, the late Broadway director and choreographer Michael Bennett engaged him as conductor and music director of his smash hit, A Chorus Line.
A student of the late George Schick of the Metropolitan Opera and Dr. Robert Abramson of the Juilliard School, Father Alphonse has been guest conductor of the Fresno Philharmonic, Delaware Valley Philharmonic, Metro Lyric Opera, the Greater Palm Beach Symphony Orchestra and the Key West Pops Orchestra.
More About Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart
Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart is led by Reverend Manuel A. Cruz. Mass is held daily at 7:30am and again at 5:30pm, and on Sunday at 8:45am, again at 10am for Spanish speakers, and lastly at noon with the Cathedral Choir. The church building is considered a National Historic Landmark.