Music: Organ Plus Concert
Organ Plus concert, featuring UST organists James Callahan, David Jenkins, Kevin Seal, and Robert Vickery, the Liturgical Choir directed by Aaron Brown, guest conductor Robert Strusinski, and orchestra directed by Matthew George.
Sunday, April 28, 2013
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
This special concert celebrates the 25th anniversary of the dedication of the Gabriel Kney pipe organ in the chapel of St. Thomas Aquinas. The program will be hosted by Merritt Nequette, retired UST music professor and chair of the original organ search committee. Program:
“Song of Praise” by Noel Goemanne, for choir and organ, commissioned for the dedication in 1987. Liturgical choir and guest alumni singers directed by Robert Strusinski, founder of the UST Liturgical Choir, with Robert Vickery, organ.
Concerto for Organ, Strings, and Percussion, premiere of a new concerto, composed and performed by UST professor emeritus James Callahan, with orchestra directed by Matthew George, chair of the UST music department.
Mass in G, by Franz Schubert, for choir, soloists, organ, and string orchestra, with the Liturgical Choir, directed by Aaron Brown, with Kevin Seal, organ.
Concerto for Organ, strings, and timpani, by Francis Poulenc, performed by David Jenkins, with orchestra directed by Matthew George.