THE NEW YORK CITY CHAPTER of the AMERICAN GUILD OF ORGANISTS
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June 2009

June 1 — Monday

6:45 pm. NYC AGO Chapter Program: E. Davis Wortman II (Dir. of Music & Organist) and Christopher B. Jennings (Assoc. Organist-Choirmaster), organists. Demonstration of new II/18 Schoenstein Organ, Op. 156 (2008) in gallery of St. James' Church, Madison Avenue at 71st Street. Free. Handicapped accessible facility

June 2 — Tuesday

12:30 pm. Midday Music Concert: Daniel Gundlach, countertenor. A New Slant on Old Favorites. Church of the Transfiguration, 1 East 29th St. $5 sugg. donation. 212-684-4174. Handicapped accessible facility

June 3 — Wednesday

1:10 pm. Gregory Eaton (Dir. of Music), organist. St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church, 157 Montague St./Clinton St., Brooklyn Heights. Free. 718-875-6960. Handicapped accessible facility

June 5 — Friday

8:00 pm. Empire City Men's Chorus. Christopher Clowdus, conductor; William K. Trafka, organist; Geoffrey Kiorpes, pianist. Choral works by Mendelssohn and Calvin Hampton. St. Bartholomew's Church, Park Ave./51st St. Advance: $25 ($15 students & seniors); At the door: $30 ($20 students and seniors). 212-378-0248. Handicapped accessible facility

8:00 pm. Concert in Honor of the Year of St. Paul. Diocesan Choir and Orchestra; Holliday Haynes, soloist; Michael Wustrow, director. Works include settings of the Te Deum by Haydn and Rutter, and other music with texts from the writings of St. Paul. Church of St. Paul the Apostle, Rt. 107, Brookville-Jericho, NY. Suggested donation: $15 ($10 students/seniors). Proceeds benefit the rebuilding of the Bishop Gerald J. Ryan Outreach Center at Our Lady of Miraculous Medal Parish, Wyandanch. 516-935-1880 or 516-678-5800  x504. Handicapped accessible facility

June 7 — Sunday

2:00-5:00 pm. Organ "Plus" Bicentennial Concert. A concert featuring organ plus instrumentalists and voice, to celebrate the 200th anniversary (1809-2009) of the Old St. Patrick's Cathedral. Performers will be presented in half-hour increments as follows:
     
  2:00 pm Christine Gummere, cello; Nina Stern, baroque recorder; Jared Lamenzo (Dir. of Music), organ
  2:30 pm Dr. Jennifer Pascual (St. Patrick's "New" Cathedral), organ
  3:00 pm Renée Anne Louprette (St. Ignatius Loyola), organ
  3:30 pm Lana Krakovskiy, organ; Liya Petrides, soprano and organ; David Glukh, trumpet
  4:00 pm Dr. William F. Entriken (First Presbyterian), organ
  4:30 pm Jared Lamenzo, organ; Joshua South, baritone
 
Old St. Patrick's Cathedral, 263 Mulberry Street. Free-will offering. 212-226-8075. Handicapped accessible facility

4:00 pm. The Brooklyn Contemporary Chorus. J. David Williams, organ/piano. Rutter: Gloria; Poulenc: Gloria; Robert Ray: Gospel Mass. Lafayette Avenue Presbyterian Church, Lafayette Ave./S. Oxford St. $15 (TDF voucher accepted). 718-625-7515. Handicapped accessible facility

June 9 — Tuesday

12:30 pm. Midday Music Concert: Johanna Maria Rose, soprano; Alyssa Reit, harp. The Three Ravens: Traditional Songs and Ballads from the British Isles. Church of the Transfiguration, 1 East 29th St. $5 sugg. donation. 212-684-4174. Handicapped accessible facility

June 10 — Wednesday

1:10 pm. Gregory Eaton (Dir. of Music), organist. St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church, 157 Montague St./Clinton St., Brooklyn Heights. Free. 718-875-6960. Handicapped accessible facility

June 14 — Sunday

4:00 pm. Hymn Festival. Preston Dibble, conductor; Renée Anne Louprette, organist; Gramercy Brass Quintet. Church of the Immaculate Conception, 30 North Fullerton Ave, Montclair, NJ. Free. 973-744-5650. Handicapped accessible facility

4:45 pm. Arthur P. Lawrence (New York City), organ. Works by Boëly, Langlais, and Franck. Cathedral of St. Patrick, Fifth Ave./51st St. Free. 212-753-2261 x274. Handicapped accessible facility

June 16 — Tuesday

12:30 pm. Midday Music Concert: Andrew Cordle, folk harp. Church of the Transfiguration, 1 East 29th St. $5 sugg. donation. 212-684-4174. Handicapped accessible facility

June 17 — Wednesday

1:10 pm. Gregory Eaton (Dir. of Music), organist. St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church, 157 Montague St./Clinton St., Brooklyn Heights. Free. 718-875-6960. Handicapped accessible facility

June 30 — Tuesday

7:30 pm. Andrew von Gutfeld, organist. Bach: Trio Sonata No. 5 in C Major, Fantasy and Fugue in G Minor; Mozart: Adagio in F Minor; von Gutfeld: Organ Sonata No. 2 in D Major. St. Michael Episcopal Church, 225 W. 99th St./Amsterdam Ave. $20 adults, $15 seniors (65+), $10 students. 646-641-9731. Handicapped accessible facility