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Sunday September 24, 2017 3:00 PM -   Cambridge, MA
Organ Recital
St. Paul's Church Harvard Square, 29 Mount Auburn Street
Cost: Free Will Offering
Performing: John Robinson
 
Details: featuring works by Francis Pott and Max Reger
Works by featuring works by Francis Pott and Max Reger
Bio: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Robinson_(Church_Musician)
  Contact: admin@choirschool.net
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Sunday September 24, 2017 4:00 PM -   Cambridge, MA
Mark Steinbach Organ Recital
The Memorial Church, Harvard University, Harvard University
Cost: Free
Performing: Mark Steinbach
 
Details: Mark Steinbach, University Organist of Brown University, will play music of Bach, Messiaen, Heiller, Wang Lu, and Vierne. Free and open to the public.
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Sunday September 24, 2017 5:00 PM -   West Hartford, CT
Choral Evensong
St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
Performing: St. John's Adult Choir
Sunday September 24, 2017
Details: The ancient and beautiful service of Choral Evensong is presented on the fourth Sunday of selected months at St. John’s. Join us on September 24 at 5:00 for music by the St. John’s Adult Choir. Organist/Choirmaster: Scott Lamlein. Bairstow: I sat down; Bruckner: Locus iste; Radcliffe responses, Byrd Short Service canticles.
Bio: http://reddoormusic.org
  Contact: 860-523-5201
  OrganInfo: http://www.reddoormusic.org/organ/
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Friday September 29, 2017 9:00 AM -   Hartford, CT
Albert Schweitzer High School Division Competition
Trinity College Chapel, 300 Summit Street
Cost: Free
Performing: High school finalists
 
Details: Come hear three outstanding high school organists compete for cash prizes.
Bio: http://www.asofhartford.org
  OrganInfo: http://www.asofhartford.org
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Friday September 29, 2017 7:00 PM -   BOSTON, MA
Richard Kelley, trumpet & Richard J. Clark, organ
St. Cecilia Church, St. Cecilia Church
Cost: Free
Performing: Richard Kelley, trumpet & Richard J. Clark, organ
Friday September 29, 2017
Details: Preview concert before their performance at St. Patrick's Cathedral , NYC Works by American Composers: Alan Hovhaness, Daniel Pinkham, Richard J. Clark, Leo Sowerby Richard Kelley, trumpet, has been a soloist with the Boston Symphony Orchestra and currently plays with the Boston Pops. He has performed with artists such as Andrea Bocelli, Ray Charles, Steven Tyler, and James Taylor. Richard J. Clark’s plays the 1999 Smith & Gilbert Organ • IV/53 • 3,023 pipes His eclectic appearances range from the Celebrity Series of Boston and the Boston Philharmonic to Jive Records (Sony BMG) and the New York Songwriter Circle at NYC’s historic “Bitter End.” Ministry & Liturgy Magazine has called his music "transformative."
Works by an Hovhaness, Daniel Pinkham, Richard J. Clark, Leo Sowerby
Contact: RClark@stceciliaboston.org
  OrganInfo: http://stceciliaboston.org/music-ministry/organ-stop-list/
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Friday September 29, 2017 7:30 PM -   Hartford, CT
Albert Schweitzer Organ Festival Opening Concert
The Cathedral of Saint Joseph, 140 Farmington Avenue
Cost: Free
Performing: Christian Lane, Diane Meredith Belcher, David Hurd, Chorus Angelicus and Gaudeamus
 
Details: Pre-concert exhibit of memorabilia from the Albert Schweitzer Institute at Quinnipiac University. Virtuoso performances by renowned American concert organists and competition judges: Diane Meredith Belcher, David Hurd and Christian Lane. Fauré Requiem performed in memory of David Spicer by Chorus Angelicus, Gaudeamus and the Cathedral Schola Cantorum; Gabriel Löfvall, Conductor; Dr. Ezequiel Menéndez, Organist; soloists and guest instrumentalists.
Bio: http://www.asofhartford.org
  OrganInfo: http://www.cathedralofsaintjoseph.com
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Friday September 29, 2017 8:00 PM -   Concord, MA
Organ Anniversary Concert
First Parish in Concord, 20 Lexington Road
Cost: Free
Performing: D. Eric Huenneke with guest Mary Ann Lanier, soprano
 
Details: First Anniversary Concert of Russell & Company organ! Works by Johann Walther, Cesar Franck, Jean Langlais, James Biery, and voice and organ piece by Thomas Richner with Mary Ann Lanier, soprano
Bio: Eric has performed throughout the country in venues as diverse as Harvard University, The Mother Church in Boston, St. Mary's Cathedral in San Francisco, and the Spreckles Organ Pavillion at San Diego's Balboa Park.
  Contact: Eric Huenneke
  OrganInfo: Russell & Co., III/46, 2016
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Friday September 29, 2017 8:00 PM -   Concord, MA
Organ Anniversary Concert
First Parish in Concord, 20 Lexington Road, Concord, MA 01742
Cost: Free
Performing: D. Eric Huenneke, Organist
 
Details: First Anniversary Celebration Concert of Russell & Co. Organ Works by Walther, Franck, Biery, Langlais, and a special vocal solo by Thomas Richner with soprano Mary Ann Lanier.
Bio: Eric has played throughout the U.S. in venues from Harvard University, The Mother Church in Boston, St. Mary's Cathedral in San Francisco and the Spreckles Organ Pavillion at Balboa in San Diego.
  Contact: Eric Huenneke
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Saturday September 30, 2017 9:00 AM -   Hartford, CT
Albert Schweitzer Young Professional Division Competition
Trinity College Chapel, 300 Summit Street
Cost: Free
Performing: Young professional finalists
 
Details: Come hear outstanding young professional organists compete for cash prizes!
Bio: http://www.asofhartford.org
  OrganInfo: http://www.asofhartford.org
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Saturday September 30, 2017 7:30 PM -   West Hartford, CT
Albert Schweitzer Organ Festival 2016 Winners Recital
St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Avenue
Cost: Free
Performing: Colin MacKnight and Katherine Johnson
 
Details: Colin MacKnight and Katherine Johnson, winners of the 2016 competitions, will present a full-length program of varied works.
Bio: http://www.asofhartford.org
  OrganInfo: http://www.sjparish.net
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Sunday October 1, 2017 12:30 PM -   Hartford, CT
Albert Schweitzer Organ Festival Closing Eucharist and Hymn Playing Competition
Trinity College Chapel, 300 Summit Street
Cost: Free
Performing: Combined choirs, Christopher Houlihan, Vaughn Mauren, and 2017 competitors
 
Details: Trinity College Chapel Singers will be joined by the treble choristers from St. James’s and St. John’s Episcopal Churches in West Hartford to perform the world premiere of a new setting of Psalm 150 composed by Philip Stopford. The anthem was commissioned by ASOF Hartford in memory of David Spicer, former artistic director and founder. philipstopford.com.
Works by Philip Stopford
Bio: http://www.asofhartford.org
  OrganInfo: http://www.asofhartford.org
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Sunday October 1, 2017 2:00 PM -   Boston, MA
Bernhard Klapprott in Concert
First Lutheran Church, 299 Berkeley Street
Cost: Free
Performing: Bernhard Klapprott
 
Details:

Bernhard Klapprott performs internationally as a soloist, continuo player and conductor. He teaches as professor of Harpsichord/Early Keyboard Instruments and Basso continuo at the Department of Early Music at the University of Music Franz Liszt Weimar as well as internationally in master classes.

He will play a fascinating concert of music by JS and CPE Bach, Buxtehude, Pachelbel and Kellner.

“Klapprott plays with consummate technique and fine musical style.” - Fanfare

Co-sponsored by the Boston Clavichord Society


Contact: louise.mundinger@gmail.com
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Sunday October 1, 2017 3:00 PM -   Cambridge, MA
Keyboard (single and multiple) works of Michael Finnissy
St. Paul's Church Harvard Square, 29 Mount Auburn Street
Cost: Free Will Offering
Performing: Forrest Eimold & The Sincerity Ensemble
 
Details: Featuring works for single and multiple keyboards by 
Michael Finnissy
Works by Featuring works for single and multiple keyboards by 
Michael Finnissy
Bio: https://www.fromthetop.org/musician/forrest-eimold
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Friday October 6, 2017 8:00 PM -   Cambridge, MA
Le Petit Concert: Chamber Music from 18th-century France
Lindsay Chapel, First Church in Cambridge Congregational, 11 Garden St. (entrance on Mason St.)
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $25; Sr/Stu: $20
Performing: Duo Maresienne (Carol Lewis, bass viola da gamba & pardessus; Olav Chris Henriksen, theorbo & baroque guitar)
 
Details: Duo Maresienne plays a chaconne, a tombeau, dances and theatrical music for the tiny pardessus, the 7-string bass viol, theorbo and baroque guitar. They will perform works by Marais, Caix d'Hervelois, de Visee, Campion, Hugard and others.
Bio: www.duomaresienne.com
  Contact: Carol Lewis (617) 776-0692 or catlines@aol.com
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Sunday October 8, 2017 3:00 PM -   Cambridge, MA
Organ Recital
St. Paul's Church Harvard Square, 29 Mount Auburn Street
Cost: Free Will Offering
Performing: Blake Chen, Junior Organ Scholar
 
Details: Featuring works by Bach, Berkeley and Elgar
Bio: https://www.joh.cam.ac.uk/organ-recital-blake-chen-st-john%E2%80%99s-college-chorister
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Sunday October 8, 2017 3:00 PM -   Somerville, MA
Le Petit Concert: Chamber Music from 18th-century France
Somerville Museum, One Westwood Road (at Central St.)
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $20; Sr/Stu: $15
Performing: Duo Maresienne (Carol Lewis, bass viola da gamba & pardessus; Olav Chris Henriksen, theorbo & baroque guitar)
 
Details: Duo Maresienne plays a chaconne, a tombeau, dances and theatrical music for the tiny pardessus, the 7-string bass viol, theorbo and baroque guitar. They will perform works by Marais, Caix d'Hervelois, de Visee, Campion, Hugard and others.
Bio: www.duomaresienne.com
  Contact: call (617) 666-9810 or email somemuseum@gmail.com
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Friday October 13, 2017 7:30 PM -   Hartford, CT
Thomas Ospital in Concert
Trinity College Chapel, 300 Summit Street
Cost: Free
Performing: Thomas Ospital
 
Details: Titulaire of the grand organ at St Eustache Church, Paris. The stellar French organist comes to dazzle Hartford.
Bio: http://www.concertorganists.com/artists/thomas-ospital/
  OrganInfo: http://www.trincoll.edu
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Friday October 13, 2017 7:30 PM -   Salem, MA
Organ Spooktacular
Grace Church in Salem, 385 Essex Street
Cost: Free
Performing: Mark Engelhardt
 
Details:

Join us for a Thriller evening of Haunting music, presented by Mark T. Engelhardt who serves as Organist and Director of Music at St. Peter's by-the-sea Episcopal Church in Bay Shore NY, and is founder and administrator of the Center for the Arts at St. Peter's.

Co-sponsored by Merrimack Valley AGO


Contact: louise.mundinger@gmail.com
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Friday October 13, 2017 8:00 PM -   BOSTON, MA
Brink Bush, International Concert Organist
St. Cecilia Church, St. Cecilia Church
Cost: Free
Performing: Brink Bush
Friday October 13, 2017
Details: Brink Bush plays the 1999 Smith & Gilbert Organ • IV/53 • 3,023 pipes. He is one of the leading interpreters of German Romantic organ music in the world today. He has performed extensively throughout the United States and Europe and made his German debut at the Berliner Dom. He was featured on American Public Media’s Pipedreams in a program titled Bach, Bush and Middelschulte. His New York debut was heard at Trinity Church Wall Street during the Virgil Fox Legacy Twenty-fifth Anniversary Concert Weekend.
Works by Anthony Newman, Gerard Strecke, Henri Nibelle, Joseph Rheinberger, and Jean Francaix
Bio: http://brinkbush.us/
  OrganInfo: http://stceciliaboston.org/music-ministry/organ-stop-list/
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Saturday October 14, 2017 10:00 AM -   Worcester, MA
Worcester AGO Organ and Choral Repertoire Workshop
Trinity Lutheran Church, 73 Lancaster Street
Cost: Free
Performing: Marjorie Ness, Rebekah Schulz, Mark Mummert
 
Details: Accessible repertoire for ALL organists --Marjorie Ness Innovative and accessible choral for small choirs --Rebekah Schulz Solutions for small choirs, music ministries, and older voices --Mark Mummert Workshop free; lunch (fee) available. Time 10AM--2PM
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Sunday October 15, 2017 2:30 PM -   Wellesley, MA
Pipe Organ Pops presents the silent film classic "The Phantom of the Opera"
Kinght Auditorium, Babson College, Forest St
Cost: Free - $5 for age 18 and under
Performing: accompanied by Bernie Anderson on the Mighty Wurlitzer
 
Details: http://emcatos.com/PipeOrganPopsAndSilentsInTheHouse/Events/Public_Events___Tickets/The_Phantom_of_the_Opera/the_phantom_of_the_opera.html
OrganInfo: http://www.emcatos.com/PipeOrganPops_Satellite/organ%20specifications/babson%20college.pdf
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Sunday October 15, 2017 2:30 PM -   Wellesley, MA
Pipe Organ Pops presents the silent film classic "The Phantom of the Opera"
Kinght Auditorium, Babson College, Forest St
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $10; Sr/Stu: $ - $5 for age 18 and under
Performing: accompanied by Bernie Anderson at the Mighty Wurlitzer
 
Details: http://emcatos.com/PipeOrganPopsAndSilentsInTheHouse/Events/Public_Events___Tickets/The_Phantom_of_the_Opera/the_phantom_of_the_opera.html
OrganInfo: http://www.emcatos.com/PipeOrganPops_Satellite/organ%20specifications/babson%20college.pdf
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Sunday October 15, 2017 4:00 PM -   Avon, CT
The Rare Byrds Early Music Consort
Avon Congregational Church, 6 W. Main St
Cost: Free Will Offering
Performing: The Rare Byrds
Sunday October 15, 2017
Details: Concerts on the Corner, the music series of Avon Congregational Church, presents The Rare Byrds Ensemble of Boston! This fabulous young ensemble will appear in a concert entitled “Lost Love- Music of 18th century France" and a world premiere! On the program are works by Rameau, Marais,de la Guerre, Monteclair and a new work composed in French Baroque style for the occasion by ensemble member Albano Berberi. Their performance will feature works for the Baroque violin, viola da gamba, elegant 2-manual harpsichord, and voice. The ensemble performs in the Boston area with the Harvard University Baroque Chamber Orchestra and other ensembles. They look forward to their return engagement in Avon. The ensemble consists of Rebecca Nelson- Baroque violin, Benjamin Rechel-viola da gamba, Albano Berberi-harpsichord, and special guest Katie Boardman, soprano. They hail from the US, Albania and Germany. Come be mesmerized and transported to another world by the playing of this exquisite
Works by Marias,Rameau, Couperin
Bio: www.rarebyrdsensemble.com
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Saturday October 21, 2017 4:00 PM -   Torrington, CT
Investiture Concert
Trinity Episcopal Church, PO Bo 1051
Cost: Free
Performing: The Choirs of Joyful Noise, Inc - Chorus Angelicus & Gaudeamus
Saturday October 21, 2017
Details: Do not miss Chorus Angelicus & Gaudeamus as they perform their annual INVESTITURE CONCERT! From the haunting drone of bagpipes, exquisite choral gems strewn through the program, mighty organ chords reverberating all over the space, and the field drum punctuating a rousing finale, this year’s INVESTITURE CONCERT promises to give your heart and mind a refreshing jolt! Organist Ezequiel Menéndez collaborates again with us for Gabriel Fauré’s exquisite Requiem, the centerpiece of the performance. The Investiture Ceremony represents that very special moment in which choral students are promoted to their new upper choirs. The season’s Head Choristers and Choral Scholars are also publicly announced, and choristers with best attendance records acknowledged. All five choirs of Chorus Angelicus & Gaudeamus participate of the sonic feast, making it a moving and memorable occasion for all. The event is open to the public. A free-will offering will be taken.
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Saturday October 21, 2017 7:00 PM -   West Hartford, CT
A Choral Sequence with the Choir of Christ Church, Bronxville, New York
St. James's Episcopal Church, 1018 Farmington Avenue
Cost: Suggested Donation: Gen: $20; Sr/Stu: $0
Performing: The Choir of Christ Church, Bronxville, New York. Philip Stopford, director
 
Details: Philip Stopford conducts the Choir of Christ Church Bronxville, New York, with Vaughn Mauren, pianist, in a varied program of choral works from several centuries.
Bio: http://www.ccbny.org
  OrganInfo: http://www.stjameswh.org
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Sunday October 22, 2017 1:00 PM -   West Hartford, CT
Music of the Beatles - Lecture
St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
Performing: Aaron Krerowicz
Sunday October 22, 2017
Details: Lecture Presentation on the Music of The Beatles Multimedia Presentation by Aaron Krerowicz “From the Shadow of JFK: The Rise of Beatlemania in America” Sunday, October 22, 1:00 p.m.
Bio: http://reddoormusic.org
  Contact: 860-523-5201
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Sunday October 22, 2017 3:00 PM -   Worcester, MA
Organ Recital
Saint Joseph Memorial Chapel - COllege of the Holy Cross, 1 College Street
Cost: Free - free admssion
Performing: Matteo Imbruno
Sunday October 22, 2017
Details: a one hour free organ recital on the magnificent Taylor & Boody organ at College of the Holy Cross
Bio: http://www.accademia-organo.it/corsi/2016/imbruno-popup.html
  Contact: please call (508) 793-2296
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Sunday October 22, 2017 3:00 PM -   Worcester, MA
Organ Recital
Saint Joseph Memorial Chapel - COllege of the Holy Cross, 1 College Street
Cost: Free - free admssion
Performing: Matteo Imbruno
Sunday October 22, 2017
Details: a one hour free organ recital by the organist of the Oude Kerk, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, on the magnificent Taylor & Boody organ at College of the Holy Cross
Bio:   Contact: please call (508) 793-2296
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Sunday October 22, 2017 3:00 PM -   Worcester, MA
Organ Recital
Saint Joseph Memorial Chapel - College of the Holy Cross, 1 College Street
Cost: Free - free admssion
Performing: Matteo Imbruno
Sunday October 22, 2017
Details: a one hour free organ recital by the organist of the Oude Kerk, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, on the magnificent Taylor & Boody organ at College of the Holy Cross
Bio:   Contact: please call (508) 793-2296
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Sunday October 22, 2017 3:00 PM -   Dedham, MA
ORGAN RECITAL
St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 59 Court Street
Cost: Free Will Offering
Performing: Doug Marshall
 
Details: Doug Marshall plays a program of music by Bach, Franck, Peloquin, Hebble, and Vierne on the new Casavant/Marshall & Ogletree organ at St. Paul's in Dedham - the instrument consists of the newly renovated 1959 Casavant and M & O's Opus 12.
Bio: https://www.marshallandogletree.com/about-us
  Contact: St. Paul's Church 781-329-4553
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Sunday October 22, 2017 5:30 PM -   Providence, RI
Music for Organ and Voice
S. Stephen's Church in the Brown University Campus, 114 George St.
Cost: Free Will Offering
Performing: James Busby, Organ/Maggie Finnegan, Soprano
Sunday October 22, 2017
Details: Program features Magnificat du premier ton - Guislain, Concerto in F, Op 4, no.4, G.F. Handel arr. by W. T. Best, The Black River - (text from 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne) - Gavin Bryars, and Sonata in G, Op. 28 - Sir Edward Elgar. Maggie Finnegan is recent winner of the Washington International Competition for Voice and made her Kennedy Center debut this year. James Busby is in his 24th season as Organist and Choirmaster at S. Stephens where he plays the Robert Hale Ives Goddard Memorial Organ.
Works by Guislain, Handel-Best, Bryars, and Elgar
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Tuesday October 24, 2017 7:30 PM -   Portland, ME
Halloween Silent Film Phantom of the Opera on Kotzschmar Organ
Merrill Auditorium, 20 Myrtle St, Portland, ME 04101
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $20; Sr/Stu: $18 - Admission $20, Seniors $18, Students $10
Performing: Tom Trenney
Tuesday October 24, 2017
Details: Organist Tom Trenney provides an improvised soundtrack for this classic silent film, The Phantom of the Opera on the Kotzschmar Organ. Come early for pre-concert activities, including a costume contest!
Bio: http://www.foko.org/events/halloween-silent-film-night-the-phantom-of-the-opera/
  Contact: www.porttix.com
  OrganInfo: http://www.foko.org/about-the-organ/
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Friday October 27, 2017 7:30 PM -   West Hartford, CT
Pipescreams!
St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Avenue
Cost: Free
Performing: Costumed organists
 
Details: Greater Hartford Chapter AGO presents annual Halloween ‘spook-tacular.’ Costumed organists, stage lighting and effects combine with lots of ghoulish organ music.
Bio: http://www.hartfordago.org
  OrganInfo: https://sjparish.net/who-we-are/music/our-organ/
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Sunday October 29, 2017 4:00 PM -   Hampton, CT
Juilliard Student To Play Annual Hampton Tracker Concert
Hampton Congregational Church, 263 Main Street (Route 97)
Cost: Free Will Offering
Performing: Alexander Pattavina
Sunday October 29, 2017
Details: Alexander Pattavina, a fourth-year undergraduate student of Paul Jacobs at The Juilliard School (NYC), is this year’s artist for the seventeenth annual tracker concert at Hampton Congregational Church. The instrument, built in 1836, is the oldest pipe organ in Connecticut still being used regularly. Concert date is Sunday, October 29th at 4 pm. There is no charge, only a free will offering at the door. The church address is 263 Main Street (Route 97) in Hampton. Refreshments will follow the program.
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Sunday October 29, 2017 5:00 PM -   West Hartford, CT
Choral Evensong
St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
Performing: St. John's Youth Choir
Sunday October 29, 2017
Details: The ancient and beautiful service of Choral Evensong is presented on the fourth Sunday of selected months at St. John’s. Join us on October 29 at 5:00 for music by the St. John’s Youth Choir. Scott Lamlein, choirmaster, Christa Rakich, organist. Responses: MacDonald; Canticles: Sumsion in D; Fauré: Maria mater gratiae; Plumstead A grateful heart.
Bio: http://reddoormusic.org
  Contact: 860-523-5201
  OrganInfo: http://www.reddoormusic.org/organ/
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Saturday November 4, 2017 8:00 PM -   Boston, MA
Boston Choral Ensemble presents French Connection: Fête
Boston's Basilica, 1545 Tremont Street
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $30; Sr/Stu: $20
Performing: Boston Choral Ensemble, dir. Andrew Shenton
Saturday November 4, 2017
Details: The Boston Choral Ensemble season opener is entitled “French Connection: Fête”. It has as its centerpiece the stunning Mass in G by Francis Poulenc. Composed in 1937 this landmark work for unaccompanied eight-voice choir is one of the twentieth century’s most challenging choral works. The concert is framed as a festival service as might have been sung at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, and Poulenc’s masterpiece is on the program with Maurice Duruflé’s beautiful Motets on Gregorian Themes, and works by Messiaen and Langlais. https://www.bostonchoral.org/2017-2018-season/
Works by Francis Poulenc; Maurice Duruflé; Messiaen; Langlais
Bio: https://www.bostonchoral.org/
  Contact: administrator@bostonchoral.org
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Sunday November 5, 2017 3:00 PM -   Worcester, MA
Organ Recital
Saint Joseph Memorial Chapel - College of the Holy Cross, 1 College Street
Cost: Free - free admssion
Performing: Vincent Boucher
 
Details: a one hour free organ recital by the organist of the Oratoire Saint-Joseph, Montreal, Canada, on the magnificent Taylor & Boody organ at College of the Holy Cross
Bio:   Contact: please call (508) 793-2296
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Sunday November 12, 2017 2:30 PM -   Groton, MA
Pipe Organ Pops Theatre Organ Concert
Shanklin Music Hall, Sandy Pond Rd
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $25; Sr/Stu: $ - $15 for age 18 and under
Performing: Ron Rhode
 
Details: http://emcatos.com/PipeOrganPopsAndSilentsInTheHouse/Events/Public_Events___Tickets/Ron_Rhode/ron_rhode.html
OrganInfo: http://www.emcatos.com/PipeOrganPops_Satellite/organ%20specifications/shanklin%20music%20hall.pdf
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Tuesday November 21, 2017 7:00 PM -   West Hartford, CT
Violinist Colin Jacobsen in concert
St. James's Episcopal Church, 1018 Farmington Avenue
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $20; Sr/Stu: $15 - Free for under 18
Performing: Colin Jacobsen, violinist, and Alan Murchie, pianist
 
Details: Works of Beethoven, Franck and Debussy. A founding member of Yo-Yo Ma’s famed Silk Road Project and the Knights Orchestra, violinist Colin Jacobsen is “born to the instrument and its sweet, lyrical possibilities” (New York Times) and “one of the most interesting figures on the classical music scene” (Washington Post).
Bio: http://www.colinjacobsen.com
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Sunday November 26, 2017 4:00 PM -   Dorchester, MA
The Bach Project, sponsored by Ashmont Hill Chamber Music
The Parish of All Saints - Ashmont, 209 Ashmont Street, Dorchester, MA 02124
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $25; Sr/Stu: $25
Performing: The Bach Project. Andrew Sheranian, director
 
Details: This newly-formed ensemble of professional singers and instrumentalists, drawn from the Handel and Haydn Society, Boston Baroque, Emmanuel Music, Trinity Church in Copley Square, and the Church of the Advent, will perform organ, instrumental, and choral music of Johann Sebastian Bach, including Brandenburg Concerto No. 6, the motet "Lobet den Herrn", and Cantata 47. They will be joined by the All Saints' Boys Choir. This is the first-ever collaboration between the music program of All Saints' Church and Ashmont Hill Chamber Music, and will be directed by All Saints' organist and choirmaster, Andrew P. Sheranian. http://www.ahchambermusic.org/concerts
Works by Johann Sebastian Bach
Contact: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bach-project-tickets-35508016433
  OrganInfo: http://www.cbfisk.com/instruments/opus_103
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Wednesday November 29, 2017 12:00 PM -   Worcester, MA
ALL THAT (HOLIDAY) JAZZ
Mechanics Hall, 321 Main Street
Cost: Free
Performing: WPI Jazz Ensemble
 
Details: Fresh musical arrangements for the holidays with Worcester Polytech Jazz orchestra, the mighty Hook organ, and a sing-along. Free. Bring a bag lunch or purchase one there. Co-sponsored by Worcester Chapter AGO.
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Sunday December 10, 2017 3:00 PM -   West Hartford, CT
CANDLELIGHT FESTIVAL OF NINE LESSONS AND CAROLS
St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Suggested Donation: Gen: $20; Sr/Stu: $
Performing: St. John's Youth & Adult Choirs
Sunday December 10, 2017
Details: An amazing start to the Advent season – arrive early to get a good seat! Sunday, December 10 at 3:00 p.m. The St. John’s Adult and Youth Choirs; Scott Lamlein, choirmaster; Floyd Higgins, organist In the tradition of King’s College, Cambridge, prepare your soul for the Christmas miracle with carols for choir and organ.
Bio: http://reddoormusic.org
  Contact: 860-523-5201
  OrganInfo: http://www.reddoormusic.org/organ/
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Sunday December 10, 2017 5:00 PM -   West Hartford, CT
A West Hartford Christmas
St. James's Episcopal Church, 1018 Farmington Avenue
Cost: Free
Performing: The Choir of Saint James's Episcopal Church
 
Details: Favorite carols, new and old!
Bio: http://www.stjameswh.org
  OrganInfo: http://www.stjameswh.org
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Friday December 15, 2017 7:30 PM -   Litchfield, CT
Christmas Angelicus: A New England Tradition
St. Michael's Episcopal Church, 25 South St
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $35; Sr/Stu: $ - Students $10
Performing: Chorus Angelicus & Gaudeamus, John McDonough and Vaughan Mauren
Friday December 15, 2017
Details: v Friday, December 15, 7:00 p.m., St Michael’s Church, Litchfield v Saturday, December 16, 4:00 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church, Torrington v Sunday, December 17, 4:00 p.m., Salisbury Congregational Church, Salisbury v Friday, December 22, 7:00 p.m., Collinsville Congregational Church, Collinsville v Saturday, December 23, 7:30 p.m., St. Patrick-St. Anthony Church, Hartford Chorus Angelicus & Gaudeamus John McDonough, narrator Vaughan Mauren, organist Dr. Gabriel Löfvall, director ‘Tis the time to make merry! Christmas in Connecticut would not be the same if you missed one of these priceless performances. Churches and chapels across Northwest Connecticut resonate with the music of the season, as this tradition continues to draw packed houses. An assortment of carols, both old and new, skillfully executed by the pure voices of Chorus Angelicus & Gaudeamus, is at the center of the concert, along with poignant and cheery readings masterfully d
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Tuesday December 19, 2017 7:00 PM -   Portland, ME
Kotzschmar Christmas with Cornils
Merrill Auditorium, 20 Myrtle St, Portland, ME 04101
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $; Sr/Stu: $ - Reserved Seating $27-$50 Admission, Stud
Performing: Ray Cornils
Tuesday December 19, 2017
Details: Come celebrate the holiday season with Ray Cornils' final performance as Municipal Organist of the Kotzschmar Organ! Guests include the Kotzschmar Festival Brass, ChoralArt Singers, and The Parish Ringers. Join a Kotzschmar Organ family tradition that features holiday music from throughout the centuries — festive, reflective, fun, and inspiration for the ears! This performance features Ray Cornils’ final performance as Municipal Organist, celebrating 27 years at the helm of the Kotzschmar. Come celebrate the holiday season with us! Public retirement reception for Ray Cornils to follow concert. All are welcome!
Bio:   Contact: porttix.com/kotzschmar-organ
  OrganInfo:
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Sunday January 7, 2018 12:30 PM -   West Hartford, CT
PIPES ALIVE! Organ Concert
St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
Performing: Scott Lamlein, organist
Sunday January 7, 2018
Details: Back by popular demand, the Pipes Alive! series resumes with St. John’s own Scott Lamlein playing the mighty Austin organ on Sunday, January 7 at 12:30 p.m. Join us for half-hour organ concerts featuring St. John’s magnificent Austin pipe organ, on the first Sunday of the month, January through June, 12:30 p.m. with regional organists. Free!
Bio: http://scottlamlein.com
  Contact: 860-523-5201
  OrganInfo: http://www.reddoormusic.org/organ/
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Sunday January 7, 2018 2:30 PM -   Wellesley, MA
Pipe Organ Pops Theatre Organ Concert
Knight Auditorium, Babson College, Forest St
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $15; Sr/Stu: $ - $5 for age 18 and under
Performing: Seamus Gethicker
 
Details: http://emcatos.com/PipeOrganPopsAndSilentsInTheHouse/Events/Public_Events___Tickets/Seamus_Gethicker/seamus_gethicker.html
OrganInfo: http://www.emcatos.com/PipeOrganPops_Satellite/organ%20specifications/babson%20college.pdf
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Sunday January 28, 2018 5:00 PM -   West Hartford, CT
Choral Evensong
St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
Performing: TBA
Sunday January 28, 2018
Details: The ancient and beautiful service of Choral Evensong is presented on the fourth Sunday of selected months at St. John’s. Join us on January 28 at 5:00 for music by a choir to be announced later.
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Sunday February 4, 2018 12:30 PM -   West Hartford, CT
PIPES ALIVE! Organ Concert
St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
Performing: James R. Barry, organist
Sunday February 4, 2018
Details: Back by popular demand, the Pipes Alive! series resumes with James R. Barry playing the St. John’s organ on Sunday, February 4 at 12:30 p.m. Jim is Director of Music and Organist at St. James’ Church, Glastonbury. Join us for half-hour organ concerts featuring St. John’s magnificent Austin pipe organ, on the first Sunday of the month, January through June, 12:30 p.m. with regional organists. Free!
Bio: http://reddoormusic.org
  Contact: 860-523-5201
  OrganInfo: http://www.reddoormusic.org/organ/
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Sunday February 25, 2018 5:00 PM -   West Hartford, CT
Choral Evensong
St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
Performing: TBA
Sunday February 25, 2018
Details: The ancient and beautiful service of Choral Evensong is presented on the fourth Sunday of selected months at St. John’s. Join us on February 25 at 5:00 for music by a choir to be announced later.
Bio:   OrganInfo:   [Map]This Venue is Accessible  Event Link  Event Link  Event Link107065

Saturday March 3, 2018 7:00 PM -   West Hartford, CT
Duruflé Requiem
St. James's Episcopal Church, 1018 Farmington Avenue
Cost: Free
Performing: The Choir of Saint James's Episcopal Church, members of the Hartford Symphony, Vaughn Mauren and Christopher Houlihan
 
Details: Duruflé – Requiem The Choir of St. James’s Episcopal Church Members of the Hartford Symphony Orchestra Vaughn Mauren, conductor Christopher Houlihan, organist
Bio: http://www.stjameswh.org
  OrganInfo: http://www.stjameswh.org
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Sunday March 4, 2018 12:30 PM -   West Hartford, CT
PIPES ALIVE! Organ Concert
St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
Performing: Jacob Street, organist
Sunday March 4, 2018
Details: Back by popular demand, the Pipes Alive! series resumes with Jacob Street playing the St. John’s organ on Sunday, March 4 at 12:30 p.m. Jacob is Director of Music and Organist at St. Paul’s-on-the-Green, Norwalk. Join us for half-hour organ concerts featuring St. John’s magnificent Austin pipe organ, on the first Sunday of the month, January through June, 12:30 p.m. with regional organists. Free!
Bio: http://reddoormusic.org
  Contact: 860-523-5201
  OrganInfo: http://www.reddoormusic.org/organ/
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Saturday March 10, 2018 4:00 PM -   West Hartford, CT
CHORAL MUSIC FOR THE SOUL: FAURÉ REQUIEM
St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Suggested Donation: Gen: $20; Sr/Stu: $
Performing: St. John's Youth & Adult Choirs and the Choir of St. Paul's-on-the-Green, Norwalk
Saturday March 10, 2018
Details: Join us on Saturday, March 10, at 4:00 p.m. for our second Choral Music for the Soul concert! The St. John’s Youth and Adult Choirs join with the Choirs of St. Paul’s-on-the-Green, Norwalk in presenting the sublime Requiem by Gabriel Fauré, with organ and chamber orchestra, along with the newly-composed "Visions" by John Rutter.
Bio: http://reddoormusic.org
  Contact: 860-523-5201
  OrganInfo: http://www.reddoormusic.org/organ/
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Sunday March 18, 2018 3:00 PM -   Worcester, MA
Organ Recital
Saint Joseph Memorial Chapel - College of the Holy Cross, 1 College Street
Cost: Free - free admssion
Performing: Renée Louprette
 
Details: a one hour free organ recital by the University Organist of Rutgers University, Princeton, NJ, on the magnificent Taylor & Boody organ at College of the Holy Cross
Contact: please call (508) 793-2296
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Saturday March 24, 2018 2:30 PM -   Wellesley, MA
Pipe Organ Pops Theatre Organ Concert
Knight Auditorium, Babson College, Forest St
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $15; Sr/Stu: $ - $5 for age 18 and under
Performing: Simon Gledhill
 
Details: http://emcatos.com/PipeOrganPopsAndSilentsInTheHouse/Events/Public_Events___Tickets/Simon_Gledhill/simon_gledhill.html
OrganInfo: http://www.emcatos.com/PipeOrganPops_Satellite/organ%20specifications/babson%20college.pdf
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Sunday March 25, 2018 2:30 PM -   Groton, MA
Pipe Organ Pops Theatre Organ Concert
Shanklin Music Hall, Sandy Pond Rd
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $25; Sr/Stu: $ - $15 for age 18 and under
Performing: Simon Gledhill
 
Details: http://emcatos.com/PipeOrganPopsAndSilentsInTheHouse/Events/Public_Events___Tickets/Simon_Gledhill/simon_gledhill.html
OrganInfo: http://www.emcatos.com/PipeOrganPops_Satellite/organ%20specifications/shanklin%20music%20hall.pdf
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Sunday March 25, 2018 5:00 PM -   West Hartford, CT
Choral Evensong
St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
Performing: TBA
Sunday March 25, 2018
Details: The ancient and beautiful service of Choral Evensong is presented on the fourth Sunday of selected months at St. John’s. Join us on March 25 at 5:00 for music by a choir to be announced later.
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Sunday April 8, 2018 3:00 PM -   Worcester, MA
Organ Recital
Saint Joseph Memorial Chapel - College of the Holy Cross, 1 College Street
Cost: Free - free admssion
Performing: Vincent Warnier
 
Details: a one hour free organ recital by the successor of Maurice and Marie-Madeleine Duruflé as organiste titulaire of the Church of Saint-Étienne-du-Mont, Paris, France. M. Warnier will perform on the magnificent Taylor & Boody organ at College of the Holy Cross
Contact: please call (508) 793-2296
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Friday April 13, 2018 7:00 PM -   West Hartford, CT
Greg Zelek in Concert
St. James's Episcopal Church, 1018 Farmington Avenue
Cost: Free
Performing: Greg Zelek
 
Details: Young concert organist Greg Zelek performs a solo recital.
Bio: http://www.gregzelek.com
  OrganInfo: http://www.stjameswh.org
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Sunday April 22, 2018 3:00 PM -   West Hartford, CT
CELLO AND PIANO: A SPRINGTIME CHAMBER MUSIC CONCERT
St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Suggested Donation: Gen: $20; Sr/Stu: $
Performing: The Fa-Re-La Duo: Cellist Tanya Anisimova and pianist Pi-Hsun Shih
Sunday April 22, 2018
Details: The Fa-Re-La Duo: Sunday, April 22, 2018, 3:00 p.m. Cellist Tanya Anisimova and pianist Pi-Hsun Shih return to the Red Door for a concert of beautiful classics. This concert is free and open to the public – all are welcome with no tickets required. Suggested donation: $20 A reception will follow the concert.
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Wednesday April 25, 2018 5:00 PM -   West Hartford, CT
Choral Evensong
St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
Performing: St. John's Youth & Adult Choirs
Wednesday April 25, 2018
Details: The ancient and beautiful service of Choral Evensong is presented on the fourth Sunday of selected months at St. John’s. Join us on April 25 at 5:00 for music by the St. John’s Youth & Adult Choirs. Scott Lamlein, choirmaster.
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Saturday April 28, 2018 11:00 AM -   Glastonbury, CT
Can I Copy This? - The legalities of printed music.
St. James Church, 2584 Main Street
Cost: Free
Performing: Edward Guo
 
Details: The legalities of printed music are more confusing than ever. What is public domain? When does a copyright end? What is ‘out-of-print’? IMSLP? CPDL? Blanket licenses? Edward Guo, the founder and President of IMSLP (the groundbreaking online music-sharing website) will give an informative presentation on all these issues.
Bio: http://www.hartfordago.org
  OrganInfo: http://www.hartfordago.org
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Sunday April 29, 2018 2:30 PM -   Groton, MA
Pipe Organ Pops Theatre Organ Concert
Shanklin Music Hall, Sandy Pond Rd
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $25; Sr/Stu: $ - $15 for age 18 and under
Performing: Jerry Nagano
 
Details: http://emcatos.com/PipeOrganPopsAndSilentsInTheHouse/Events/Public_Events___Tickets/Jerry_Nagano/jerry_nagano.html
OrganInfo: http://www.emcatos.com/PipeOrganPops_Satellite/organ%20specifications/shanklin%20music%20hall.pdf
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Friday May 4, 2018 7:00 PM -   West Hartford, CT
Organist Vaughn Mauren, In Concert
St. James's Episcopal Church, 1018 Farmington Avenue
Cost: Free
Performing: Vaughn Mauren, organist
 
Details: A recital to re-dedicate the organ at St. James's Episcopal Church. Works of Bach, Whitlock, Bairstow and Duruflé.
Bio: http://www.stjameswh.org
  OrganInfo: http://www.stjameswh.org
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Friday May 4, 2018 7:30 PM -   West Hartford, CT
THE WHIFFENPOOFS
St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Suggested Donation: Gen: $20; Sr/Stu: $
Performing: Yale's Whiffenpoofs
Friday May 4, 2018
Details: A concert by Yale’s premiere a capella group! Join us on Friday, May 4, at 7:30 p.m. The concert is free admission, $20 suggested donation. A reception will follow. Every year, 14 senior Yale men are selected to be in the Whiffenpoofs, the world’s oldest and best-known collegiate a cappella group.
Bio: http://reddoormusic.org
  Contact: 860-523-5201
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Sunday May 6, 2018 12:30 PM -   West Hartford, CT
PIPES ALIVE! Organ Concert
St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
Performing: Ezequiel Menendez, organist
Sunday May 6, 2018
Details: Back by popular demand, the Pipes Alive! series resumes with Ezequiel Menendez playing the St. John’s organ on Sunday, May 6 at 12:30 p.m. Ezequiel is Director of Music and Organist at the Cathedral of St. Joseph, Hartford. Join us for half-hour organ concerts featuring St. John’s magnificent Austin pipe organ, on the first Sunday of the month, January through June, 12:30 p.m. with regional organists. Free!
Bio: http://reddoormusic.org
  Contact: 860-523-5201
  OrganInfo: http://www.reddoormusic.org/organ/
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Sunday June 3, 2018 12:30 PM -   West Hartford, CT
PIPES ALIVE! Organ Concert
St. John's Episcopal Church, 679 Farmington Ave
Cost: Free
Performing: Susan Carroll, organist
Sunday June 3, 2018
Details: Back by popular demand, the Pipes Alive! series resumes with Susan Carroll playing the St. John’s organ on Sunday, June 3 at 12:30 p.m. Susan is Organist and Music Associate at Asylum Hill Congregational Church, Hartford. Join us for half-hour organ concerts featuring St. John’s magnificent Austin pipe organ, on the first Sunday of the month, January through June, 12:30 p.m. with regional organists. Free!
Bio: http://reddoormusic.org
  Contact: 860-523-5201
  OrganInfo: http://www.reddoormusic.org/organ/
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