Nahant Historical Society

41 Valley Road, Nahant Massachusetts 01908 781-581-2727

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Ellingwood Chapel, in Nahant (unless otherwise noted)
or call Jim Walsh at 781-367-2007

Ellingwood Chapel
Photo: Megan Demit, NHS Collection

Friends of NHS
Ellingwood Concert Series

We need the support of our friends.
Become an ECC friend and Join the
Friends of the Ellingwood Series

Admissions alone do not cover the full costs of our concerts. So please, be a Friend for $100, Player for $250, or best of all, an Angel for $500!

Friends of Ellingwood
Special Instructions
  • Friend $100 (2 complimentary tickets)
  • Player $250 (5 complimentary tickets)
  • Angel $500 (10 complimentary tickets)

“Friends” of the Ellingwood Concert Series will enjoy the satisfaction of sharing this music with the community, while supporting the ongoing restoration of the Chapel, and sponsoring special outreach concerts. Friends will be recognized on the program and with special events. Because so many of you support us, we are able to keep the the series going. Thank you!

If you don’t wish to pay online, you can download a printable donation form (pdf)
Please fill out the downloadable form
and make your check payable to: Nahant Historical Society
Ellingwood Series and mail to:
the Nahant Historical Society
Ellingwood Series
41 Valley Road, Nahant MA 01908
If you work for a company with a matching gift program,
please forward its matching gift form with your contribution.
For more information on the series,
please contact Jim Walsh at 781-367-2007
or email

“This intimate stone hall, with white stucco and stained-glass windows, sits atop a small hill rising from Nahant Bay. It is an ideal setting for chamber music”

Alex Ludwig, The Boston Musical Intelligencer

Our Next 2016 Ellingwood Concert

"To The Sea"
A Special Evening of American Art Song


Join us on Saturday, July 23rd at 8 PM at the Ellingwood Chapel Concerts in Nahant the sea...for a special evening of art song inspired by the sea and written by American composers including works by Ned Rorem, John Duke, Ernst Bacon, Arthur Foote, Scott Wheeler and others.  Download a video welcome from Jennifer Sgroe.

The Ellingwood Chapel is located at 195 Nahant Road. For further information call Jim Walsh at (781) 367-2007

A note from series organizer Jim Walsh: We offer free concert admission to all students accompanied by a parent or other adult. The Nahant Historical Society and its Ellingwood Concerts are committed to providing an opportunity for students to taste the fine wine of good music and no laws will be broken by sharing this wine with our young people.

Save these dates for our upcoming concerts!

July 23rd
Jennifer Sgroe and Beverly Soll
Songs of the Sea for soprano and piano
Date TBD
Egle Jarkova & friends
Music of Beethoven, Glass and Borodin
Date TBD
Paul Galbraith, guitar

Ellingwood Chapel