Summer Organ Recital Series

Sunday, July 29, 2018 - 2:00pm

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

II.   Adagio

V.   Finale (Vivace)


At the conclusion of the program, you are welcome to meet the artist and view the organ console in the sanctuary.


Photo provided by: 
Katie Moss

Community concert with air-conditioning.

Free of charge. Free-will donations are gratefully received.