The Organ Swell

Celebrating its 20th 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 2019

Fri. May 3, 12pm – Main Street United Methodist Church, Suffolk
Nicholas Steltzer, organ, and Patti Watters, flute

Sun. May 5, 4pmGhent United Methodist Church, Norfolk
Deborah Carr, organ, and Jeffrey Phelps, cello

Mon. May 13, 12pm – St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Norfolk
Gustavo Andres, organ, and Sarah Umlauf, violin

Fri. May 17, 7pm – First Presbyterian Church, Virginia Beach
Martin and Holly Sunderland, organ, and Chris White, double bass

Sun. May 19, 4pm – St. Benedict’s Catholic Church, Chesapeake
Peggy Kelley Reinburg, organ, Joanne Meye White, flute, and Kirsty Barnett Green, violin

Sun. May 26, 4pm – St. John’s Episcopal Church, Hampton
Roy Belfield, organ, and Justin Weisenborn, trumpet

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

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