Celebrating its 18th 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 2017
Fri. May 5, 12pm – Main Street United Methodist Church, Suffolk
Deborah Carr, organ, and Jocelyn Smith, viola
Sun. May 7, 4pm – Hampton University Ogden Hall, Hampton
Collin Richardson, organ, and Don Wilmot, trombone
Mon. May 15, 12pm -St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Norfolk
Holly B. Sunderland, organ, and Rebecca Gilmore Phillips, cello
Tue. May 16, 8pm – Bruton Parish Church, Williamsburg
Jack Levick, organ, and Daniel Ireland, trumpet
Fri. May 19, 7:30pm – St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Norfolk
Brad Norris, organ, Ian Robinson, cello, and Dan Waddill, baritone
Sun. May 21, 4pm – St. Benedict’s Catholic Church, Chesapeake
Peggy Kelley Reinburg, organ, and Rachel Ordaz, flute
Mon. May 22, 12pm – Monumental United Methodist Church, Portsmouth
Nicholas Steltzer, organ, and Matthew Umlauf, viola
Sun. May 28, 4pm – Eastern Shore Chapel, Virginia Beach
Martin Sunderland, organ, and Simon LaPointe, violin
Suggested minimum admission donation for concerts is $10.00 per adult.
For further information, please contact Deborah Carr, artistic director, at (757) 406-4970.