Upcoming Dates

Sunday, April 29th, 2018

Youth Symphony of Kansas City - 7:00pm
1601 Broadway
Kansas City, MO 64106
U.S.
(816) 994-7200 [map]
Price: visit website below

I'm pleased to participate in the Youth Symphony's 60th Anniversary Kickoff Concerts, joining them as organist for Respighi's The Pines of Rome.

For more information, visit https://youthsymphonykc.org/concerts-and-events/

Sunday, April 29th, 2018

Liberty Community Chorus: Music to Inspire - 3:00pm
Shalom Place
Independence, MO 64050
816-833-1000 [map]
Price: visit www.libertycommunitychorus.org

Music selected for this performance will include several of the LCC's past favorites including James Whitbourn's Alleluia Jubilate, Mack Wilberg's Love Divine, All Love Excelling, and new works by Kim Arnesen, Eriks Eisenvalds, Dan Forrest, and Alexander L'Estrange. Remarkable music performed in a remarkable space.

I am pleased to be organist for this performance.

For more information, visit www.libertycommunitychorus.org.

Monday, May 7th, 2018

Grand Avenue Temple
Skinner Opus 190 Celebration Concert - 7:30pm
205 East 9th St
Kansas City, MO 64106
U.S. [map]
Price: freewill donation

I am pleased to be one of the musicians on this benefit performance celebrating the return of this historic and restored E.M. Skinner pipe organ, built in 1912.

Friday, May 18th, 2018

Village Presbyterian Church
Solo Organ Concert and Hymn Festival - 7:30pm
6641 Mission Rd
Prairie Village, KS 66208
U.S.A.
(913) 262-4200 [map]
Price: admission is free

I am pleased to play and lead the closing event of the inaugural season of the Richards, Fowkes pipe organ, Opus 22, in the newly-remodeled sanctuary of Village Presbyterian Church on Mission.  I served as organ consultant for this project, installed in 2016-17. 

For more information​ visit www.villagepres.org.  This concert/hymnfest will be live-streamed on the church's website.

Sunday, May 20th, 2018

Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Kansas City Symphony Chorus presents Durufle's Requiém - 3:00pm
1601 Broadway Ave
Kansas City, MO 64108
U.S.A.
(816) 994-7200 [map]
Price: visit www.kcsymphony.org

Join us for this very special afternoon performance of Duruflé’s Requiem, a soaring Gregorian chant-themed masterpiece. You’ll also enjoy Kansas City composer Mark Hayes’ This Moment and witness an exciting 20th anniversary performance of Morten Lauridsen’s radiant Lux Aeterna. Tickets from $20. 

I am pleased to be the organist for the Duruflé and the Lauridsen.

Sunday, June 10th, 2018

Future Stages Festival - 11am-4pm
1601 Broadway
Kansas City, MO 64106
U.S.
(816) 994-7200 [map]
Price: admission is free

I'm excited to participate again in the fifth annual Future Stages Festival, a FREE community festival showcasing hundreds of young performers on the Kauffman Center stages every year; audiences enjoy a wide-range of diverse performance styles and engaging arts activities. For more information, visit https://www.kauffmancenter.org/open-doors/future-stages-festival/

Friday, June 15th, 2018

Kansas City Symphony: Mendelssohn's "Italian" and Haydn - 8:00pm
1601 Broadway
Kansas City, MO 64106
U.S.
(816) 994-7200 [map]
Price: visit www.kcsymphony.org

Michael Stern, conductor

Augustin Hadelich, violin

RAUTAVAARA Cantus arcticus
F.J. HAYDN Violin Concerto No. 1 in C Major
THOMAS ADÈS Violin Concerto “Concentric Paths”
MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 4, “Italian”

Imagine lush green olive groves, picturesque vineyards and the fresh scent of lemon and orange trees drifting in on a warm, summer breeze. Mendelssohn’s long-awaited journey to Italy inspired this cheerful Fourth Symphony, one of his most vibrant and popular works. From beginning to end, the “Italian” Symphony is jam-packed with energy, lovely melodies and gorgeous orchestral writing. Superb violinist Augustin Hadelich solos in Haydn’s beautiful First Violin Concerto, one of the most-performed violin concertos of the mid-18th century, and the mesmerizing “Concentric Paths” by contemporary composer Thomas Adès.

I will play continuo (harpsichord) on the Haydn and celesta on the Rautaara.

Saturday, June 16th, 2018

Kansas City Symphony: Mendelssohn's "Italian" and Haydn - 8:00pm
1601 Broadway
Kansas City, MO 64106
U.S.
(816) 994-7200 [map]
Price: visit www.kcsymphony.org

Michael Stern, conductor

Augustin Hadelich, violin

RAUTAVAARA Cantus arcticus
F.J. HAYDN Violin Concerto No. 1 in C Major
THOMAS ADÈS Violin Concerto “Concentric Paths”
MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 4, “Italian”

Imagine lush green olive groves, picturesque vineyards and the fresh scent of lemon and orange trees drifting in on a warm, summer breeze. Mendelssohn’s long-awaited journey to Italy inspired this cheerful Fourth Symphony, one of his most vibrant and popular works. From beginning to end, the “Italian” Symphony is jam-packed with energy, lovely melodies and gorgeous orchestral writing. Superb violinist Augustin Hadelich solos in Haydn’s beautiful First Violin Concerto, one of the most-performed violin concertos of the mid-18th century, and the mesmerizing “Concentric Paths” by contemporary composer Thomas Adès.

I will play continuo (harpsichord) on the Haydn and celesta on the Rautaara.

Sunday, June 17th, 2018

Kansas City Symphony: Mendelssohn's "Italian" and Haydn - 2:00pm
1601 Broadway
Kansas City, MO 64106
U.S.
(816) 994-7200 [map]
Price: visit www.kcsymphony.org

Michael Stern, conductor

Augustin Hadelich, violin

RAUTAVAARA Cantus arcticus
F.J. HAYDN Violin Concerto No. 1 in C Major
THOMAS ADÈS Violin Concerto “Concentric Paths”
MENDELSSOHN Symphony No. 4, “Italian”

Imagine lush green olive groves, picturesque vineyards and the fresh scent of lemon and orange trees drifting in on a warm, summer breeze. Mendelssohn’s long-awaited journey to Italy inspired this cheerful Fourth Symphony, one of his most vibrant and popular works. From beginning to end, the “Italian” Symphony is jam-packed with energy, lovely melodies and gorgeous orchestral writing. Superb violinist Augustin Hadelich solos in Haydn’s beautiful First Violin Concerto, one of the most-performed violin concertos of the mid-18th century, and the mesmerizing “Concentric Paths” by contemporary composer Thomas Adès.

I will play continuo (harpsichord) on the Haydn and celesta on the Rautaara.

Monday, July 2nd, 2018

Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
AGO national convention: Opening Celebration - 6:45pm
1601 Broadway Ave
Kansas City, MO 64108
U.S.A.
(816) 994-7200 [map]
Price: visit www.agokc2018.com

I am pleased to be the organist for the opening event of the 2018 national convention of the American Guild of Organists.

For more information on the entire exciting convention, visit www.agokc2018.com.

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018

Visitation Catholic Church
Bach Vespers with Spire Chamber Ensemble - 3:30pm
5141 Main St
Kansas City, MO 64112
U.S.A.
816-471-0400 [map]
Price: visit www.agokc2018.com

I am pleased to be organist for this event, part of the 2018 national convention of the American Guild of Organists.

For more information on the entire exciting convention, visit www.agokc2018.com.

Friday, July 6th, 2018

Atonement Lutheran Church
Arts Service - 4:30pm
9948 Metcalf Ave
Overland Park, KS 66212
U.S.A. [map]
Price: visit www.agokc2018.com

I am pleased to be a pianist for this event, part of the 2018 national convention of the American Guild of Organists.

For more information on the entire exciting convention, visit www.agokc2018.com.

Friday, July 6th, 2018

Sheraton Hotel at Crown Center
Choral reading session: "Tried and True: Conductors' Favorites" - 11:00am
2345 McGee St
Kansas City, MO 64108
U.S.A. [map]
Price: visit www.agokc2018.com

I am pleased to play for this event, part of the 2018 national convention of the American Guild of Organists.

For more information on the entire exciting convention, visit www.agokc2018.com.

Monday, July 23rd, 2018

Miller Chapel, Princeton Theological Seminary
Solo Organ Concert - TBA
64 Mercer St
Princeton, NJ 08540
U.S.
609-921-8300 [map]
Price: visit www.ptsem.edu

I am pleased to be the Joe R. Engle Organ Recitalist at the beautiful Fritts pipe organ built in 2000.

Sunday, August 26th, 2018

Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception
French Organ Music Festival VI
416 W 12th St
Kansas City, MO 64105-1404
U.S.A.
(816) 842-0416 [map]
Price: freewill donation

I'm pleased to return as an organist on this sixth annual event co-sponsored by the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception and the Greater Kansas City chapter of the American Guild of Organists.

Sunday, November 11th, 2018

Solo Organ Concert - 4:00pm
3100 Highland Ave South
Birmingham, AL 35205
U.S.A.
(205) 933-1830 [map]
Price: admission is free

I am pleased to play a solo organ concert on one of the longest-running organ series in the nation, The November Organ Recital Series, begun in 1965, at the church's beautiful new Dobson pipe organ, Opus 90 (2012).

Sunday, February 3rd, 2019

Super Bowl Sunday Organ Concert XX
1001 W Walnut St
Independence, MO 64050
816-833-1000 [map]

The 20th annual!  Return to this space for updates.