Upcoming Dates

Friday, April 28th, 2017

Eastern Ontario Community of Christ Women's Retreat
251 Providence Point Lane, Box 310
Lanark, Ontario KOG 1KO
Canada
613-259-5016 [map]

I will provide leadership and music for the Eastern Ontario Women's Retreat, April 28-30, sponsored by Community of Christ's Canada East Mission Center.  For more information, visit http://www.communityofchrist.ca/index.php/cem/cem-events.

Friday, May 5th, 2017

Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Kansas City Symphony: War and Remembrance with Britten - 8:00pm
1601 Broadway Ave
Kansas City, MO 64108
USA
(816) 994-7200 [map]
Price: www.kcsymphony.org

[from the Symphony website]

Michael Stern, conductor
Kansas City Symphony Chorus, Charles Bruffy, chorus director
Christine Brewer, soprano
Anthony Dean Griffey, tenor
Stephen Powell, baritone

BRITTEN War Requiem

In Britten’s War Requiem, the English composer combines musical settings of the traditional Latin Mass for the Dead with searing, graphic World War I poems by Wilfred Owen. Britten’s condemnation of the horrors of war leaves an impact long after the haunting final notes have sounded. Michael Stern, the Kansas City Symphony, Chorus and a trio of superb international vocal soloists join together for this unforgettable concert experience.

I will be organist for this event.

Saturday, May 6th, 2017

Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Kansas City Symphony: War and Remembrance with Britten - 8:00pm
1601 Broadway Ave
Kansas City, MO 64108
USA
(816) 994-7200 [map]
Price: www.kcsymphony.org

[from the Symphony website]

Michael Stern, conductor
Kansas City Symphony Chorus, Charles Bruffy, chorus director
Christine Brewer, soprano
Anthony Dean Griffey, tenor
Stephen Powell, baritone

BRITTEN War Requiem

In Britten’s War Requiem, the English composer combines musical settings of the traditional Latin Mass for the Dead with searing, graphic World War I poems by Wilfred Owen. Britten’s condemnation of the horrors of war leaves an impact long after the haunting final notes have sounded. Michael Stern, the Kansas City Symphony, Chorus and a trio of superb international vocal soloists join together for this unforgettable concert experience.

I will be organist for this event.

Sunday, May 7th, 2017

Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts
Kansas City Symphony: War and Remembrance wtih Britten - 2:00pm
1601 Broadway Ave
Kansas City, MO 64108
USA
(816) 994-7200 [map]
Price: www.kcsymphony.org

[from the Symphony website]

Michael Stern, conductor
Kansas City Symphony Chorus, Charles Bruffy, chorus director
Christine Brewer, soprano
Anthony Dean Griffey, tenor
Stephen Powell, baritone

BRITTEN War Requiem

In Britten’s War Requiem, the English composer combines musical settings of the traditional Latin Mass for the Dead with searing, graphic World War I poems by Wilfred Owen. Britten’s condemnation of the horrors of war leaves an impact long after the haunting final notes have sounded. Michael Stern, the Kansas City Symphony, Chorus and a trio of superb international vocal soloists join together for this unforgettable concert experience.

I will be organist for this event.

Sunday, May 14th, 2017

pipe organ demonstration concert - 2:30pm
201 S River Blvd
Independence, MO 64050
U.S.
816-833-1000 [map]
Price: admission is free

I will play the free, half-hour demonstration concert on the magnificent 5,685-pipe Casavant pipe organ under the glorious spiral ceiling of this worship space.  After the performance, a short, optional, up-close view of this wonderful instrument is offered.

Saturday, May 20th, 2017

solo organ concert - 7:00 pm
1001 Sunset Ave
Liberty, MO 64068
U.S.
(816) 781-4554 [map]
Price: admission is free

I will play a concert on the church's Worship Through the Arts series, dedicating the "new" (recycled) ranks of pipes added to their pipe organ.

Monday, June 12th, 2017

solo organ concert - AGO Southeast Regional Convention - 7:30 pm
256 E Church St
Jacksonville, FL 32202
U.S.
(904) 356-5507 [map]

I will play an evening recital at the Southeast Regional Convention of the American Guild of Organists, at the Austin organ rebuilt and expanded by R. A. Colby in the beautiful St. John's Episcopal Cathedral.  The recital is open to the public.  I will also teach a masterclass at the convention.

 

Friday, July 7th, 2017

solo organ concert - 10:30am
560 Boulevard Marie-Victorin
Boucherville, Quebec J4B 1X1
Canada [map]
Price: visit website below

I will perform a solo organ concert on the Montreal Organ Festival, jointly presented by the Northeast Region of the American Guild of Organists, the Royal Canadian College of Organists, and the Canadian International Organ Competition.  I will also teach a workshop at the convention.  For more information and convention registration information, visit http://www.montrealorganfestival.org/home.html.

Sunday, July 16th, 2017

solo organ concert - 3:00pm
1032 W Sheridan Rd
Chicago, IL 60660
U.S. [map]
Price: TBA

I will perform a solo organ concert at the Katheryn Stamm Memorial Organ, built by Goulding and Wood in this gorgeous chapel on the shore of Lake Michigan.

Friday, September 1st, 2017

Community of Christ Canada West Mission Centre Conference - TBA
3333 Kaslo St
Vancouver, BC
Canada
604-435-5344 [map]

I will provide musical leadership for this Conference, September 1-4.  For more information, visit http://www.communityofchrist.ca/index.php/cgblog/1181/80/Canada-West-Mission-Conference-Vancouver-BC

Sunday, October 15th, 2017

Launch of the Center for Congregational Song
2030 Main St
Dallas, TX 75201
U.S. [map]
Price: visit website below

I will be one of several featured speakers at the opening launch event of the Center for Congregational Song, an exciting new venture of The Hymn Society in the United States and Canada, October 15-16.

From the CCS website:  "The Center for Congregational Song is a ground-breaking resource for church musicians, worship leaders, practitioners, composers, poets, and all those who work with congregational song.  This event will mark the beginning of this endeavor.  You will hear from some of the world's leaders on the future of congregational song and you will be the very first to see what The Center has to offer."

For more information, visit http://www.thehymnsociety.org/ccs.

 

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

Bach's Lunch organ concert - 12:15 p.m.
332 E 2nd St
Casper, WY 82601
USA
307-234-9385 [map]

I will play a recital on the area's informal Bach's Lunch series.

Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

First United Methodist Church
workshop for elementary students - 10:30am
332 E 2nd St
Casper, WY 82601
USA
307-234-9385 [map]

Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

workshop for high school students - 9:30am
332 E 2nd St
Casper, WY 82601
USA
307-234-9385 [map]

Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

solo organ concert - 7:30 pm
332 E 2nd St
Casper, WY 82601
USA
307-234-9385 [map]

I will perform an organ concert sponsored by the Wyoming chapter of the American Guild of Organists.

Friday, November 3rd, 2017

Community of Christ Rocky Mountain Mission Center Conference
2515 Tunnel Rd
Estes Park, CO 80511
970-586-3341 [map]

I will provide music ministry for Community of Christ's Rocky Mountain Mission Center Conference, November 3-5.  For more information, visit http://cofchristrm.org/.

Thursday, November 9th, 2017

East Texas Pipe Organ Festival: solo organ concert - 2:30pm
209 E South St
Longview, TX 75601
U.S.
903-758-0681 [map]
Price: visit website below

From the Festival website:

Our 2017 festival will be held November 5-9 honoring the life and work of Roy Perry, designer and tonal finisher of the Aeolian-Skinner pipe organs in the East Texas area. We will have recitals on instruments in Kilgore, Longview, and Shreveport, with additional exhibits and private functions. This year's festival is dedicated to the memory of Nora Williams, and will include recitals and lectures by Jason Alden, David Baskeyfield, Jonathan Dimmock, Mark Dwyer, Thomas Gaynor, Jan Kraybill, Alan Morrison, Bynum Petty, Raúl Prieto Ramírez, and others to be announced at a later date.

For more information, visit www.easttexaspipeorganfestival.com.

Friday, November 17th, 2017

solo organ concert - 7:30pm
126 E Chestnut St
Chicago, IL 60611
U.S.
312-787-4570 [map]

I will play the 142-rank Quimby pipe organ in this historic venue.

Sunday, February 4th, 2018

TBA
Super Bowl Organ Concert XIX

Sunday, February 3rd, 2019

TBA
Super Bowl Sunday Organ Concert XX