The Organ Swell

Celebrating its 19th annual series of collaborative pipe organ recitals, the Tidewater Chapter of the American Guild of Organists announces the schedule for The Organ Swell.

The concert series, an event in the Virginia Arts Festival, will feature outstanding organists from the region performing with Virginia Symphony Orchestra musicians. The series provides a rare opportunity to hear a wide range of music for organ and other instruments.

The Organ Swell 2018

Mon. April 23, 12pm – First Presbyterian Church, Norfolk
Kevin Kwan, organ, and Joanna Binford, viola

Sun. May 6, 4pm – St. Thomas Episcopal Church, Chesapeake
Patricia Spoettle, organ, and Lawrence Clemens, trumpet

Fri. May 11, 12pm – Main Street United Methodist Church, Suffolk
Marjorie Setnicky, organ, and Joanne White, flute

Sun. May 20, 4pm – St. John’s Episcopal Church, Hampton
Brad Norris, organ, and Anne Epperly, flute

Mon. May 21, 12pm – Larchmont United Methodist Church, Norfolk
Michael Regan, organ, and Rebecca Gilmore, cello

Tues. May 22, 8pm – Bruton Parish Episcopal Church, Williamsburg
Mary Beth Bennett, organ, and Melinda McKenzie, oboe/oboe d’amore

Suggested minimum admission donation for concerts is $10.00 per adult.

For further information, please contact Deborah Carr, artistic director, at (757) 406-4970.