Summer Organ Recital Series
Join us this summer for inspiring music performed on the renowned Basilica organ.
The 2018 series begins Sunday, July 29 at 2:00pm with Katie Moss, Organist and handbell director at Messiah United Methodist Church in Plymouth, MN.
The Basilica’s Centennial Organ, Wicks Opus 3047, 4-manuals+Pedal with 4,900 pipes in 82 ranks.
PROGRAM | Sunday, July 29, 2:00pm
Sonata III in A Major | Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy (1809-1847) | Op. 63, No. 3
I. Con moto maestoso
II. Andante tranquillo
Chorale Preludes from Clavierübung III | Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Kyrie, Gott Vater in Ewigkeit | BWV 669
Christe, aller Welt Trost | BWV 670
Kyrie, Gott Heiliger Geist | BWV 671
Of Things Hoped for | David Evan Thomas (b.1958)
Organ Symphony VI in G Minor | Charles-Marie Widor (1844-1937) | Op. 42, No. 2
V. Finale (Vivace)
At the conclusion of the program, you are welcome to meet the artist and view the organ console in the sanctuary.
Community concert with air-conditioning.
Free of charge. Free-will donations are gratefully received.