Tag Archive for organ recital

Thomas Gaynor: Organ Concert

A concert of organ music by Thomas Gaynor of Rochester, NY. Includes works of Duruflé, Liszt, Saint-Saëns and Wagner. About Thomas Gaynor Winner of the Third International Bach-Liszt Organ Competition in Erfurt/Weimar, Germany, the Sydney International Organ Competition and the Fort Wayne National Organ Playing competition, as well as being a prizewinner in the St Albans International…

Nicholas Morris

View the program. Join us at 5 pm following Choral Evensong for an Organ Concert featuring talented young English organist, Nicholas Morris. Works will include: Alain: Litanies (JA 119) Duruflé: Prélude et Fugue sur le nom d’Alain (Op 7)  Buxtehude: Präludium in C (BuxWV 137) Eben: Hommage à Dietrich Buxtehude (Toccatenfuge) Landmann: Variations on a…

Robert Brewer

Robert Brewer, serves as Collaborative Pianist and Interim Instructor of organ and harpsichord at University of Texas at San Antonio; Instructor of organ and harpsichord at the University of St. Thomas, Houston; and Organist at Temple Beth-El, San Antonio. Mr. Brewer, a Houston native, was an active musician in the city for more than 25…

Monica Czausz

Monica Czausz, a native of western Massachusetts, is a fourth-year student of Ken Cowan at Rice University in Houston, Texas, where she is pursuing her Bachelor of Music Degree in Organ Performance. She will continue her studies at Rice for an additional year in order to complete her Master of Music Degree in Organ Performance…

Kirk M. Rich

Join us as organist Kirk M. Rich performs on St. Thomas’ Schoenstein organs, Sunday March 13 at 6 pm. The performance follows Choral Evensong at 4 pm and a reception at 5 pm. The program includes works by Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750), Giuseppe Gherardeschi (1759-1815), Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847), Jacques-Nicolas Lemmens (1823-1881) and Marcel Dupré (1886-1971). About the Artist A native…

Weston Jennings

American organist Weston Jennings is quickly establishing himself as a talented and engaging international performer. Having first encountered the pipe organ at the Interlochen Summer Arts Camp (Michigan) at the age of sixteen, he later graduated from the Interlochen Arts Academy. At the Eastman School of Music, Weston earned his Bachelor of Music Degree and the prestigious Performer’s Certificate. He…

Grant Wareham

A native of Dayton, Ohio, 19 year-old organist Grant Wareham began organ studies with Jerry Taylor in 2007. He is a sophomore at Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music, where he studies with Ken Cowan. He holds the William N. Barnard prize in organ, the David and Andrea Hayes grant in organ, both awarded for…

Grant Wareham: Organ Recital, 1/10

A native of Dayton, Ohio, 19 year-old organist Grant Wareham began organ studies with Jerry Taylor in 2007. He is a sophomore at Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music, where he studies with Ken Cowan. He holds the William N. Barnard prize in organ, the David and Andrea Hayes grant in organ, both awarded for…