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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…

Halloween Special, 10/30!

Our special Halloween concert: see the classic silent movie Phantom of the Opera with live Organ accompaniment on our Schoenstein organs. A treat for the whole family! Wear your costumes and come enjoy the movie and the music! Daniel J, Fenn, organist Sunday, October 30, 5 pm. Tickets $10/$5 Senior/College. Under 18 FREE!

Free Organ Concert: Nicholas Morris

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 Theme by Handel…

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…

Kirk Rich Organ Recital

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).

Weston Jennings, Organ Recital, 2/14, 6 pm

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…

Crista Miller Organ Recital, 11/8

Crista Miller is the Director of Music and Cathedral Organist at Houston’s Co-Cathedral of the Sacred Heart. She chaired the Organ Committee for Martin Pasi’s Opus 19 pipe organ and recently completed a series of French, German, and local multi-media organ-and-visual arts programs under an Individual Artist Grant by Houston Arts Alliance. She oversees the Co-Cathedral’s Celebrity…

Gail Archer Organ Recital, 10/11, 6 pm

Gail Archer is an international concert organist, recording artist, choral conductor  and lecturer who draws attention to composer anniversaries or musical themes with her annual recital series in New York City: An American Idyll, Liszt, Bach,  Mendelssohn and Messiaen.  In spring, 2013, the five-concert series was, “The Muses Voice:  A Celebration of International Women Composers.”…