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March 2013
Enjoy organ music in its infinite variety each week on PIPEDREAMS from American Public Media, heard Sundays at Midnight on Classical WQXR-105.9 FM, New York City. PIPEDREAMS is also available OnDemand at www.pipedreams.org. For more information: www.wqxr.org/programs/pipedreams.

Unless otherwise noted, each event is in Manhattan.

March 1 — Friday

8.00 pm. Vivian Choi, piano; Adrian Daurov, cello; Yevgeny Kutik, violin. The Church of Saint Catherine of Siena, 411 E. 68th St./1st Ave. $25, 20, 15. 212-988-8300. Handicapped accessible facility

March 3 — Sunday

3.00 pm. Juilliard415 (period instrument ensemble) with Monica Huggett, violin. Biber: Complete Mystery Sonatas (Part 2 of 2) and sacred Baroque vocal works. Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, 921 Madison Ave./73rd St. $35/25 (two concerts) or $20/15 (one concert). 212-288-8920. Handicapped accessible facility

4:00 pm. Larry J. Long (Organist & Choirmaster), organ. Music of J. S. Bach. The Church of the Epiphany (Episcopal), 1393 York Ave./East 74th St. Free-will offering. 212-737-2720.

4.30 pm. Neal Campbell (Darien, Conn.), organ. (Precedes Solemn Evensong & Procession at 5.00 pm.) St. Ignatius of Antioch Episcopal Church, 552 West End Ave./W. 87th St. Free. 212-580-3326.

5.00 pm. Bryan Mock (Cincinnatti, Oh.), organ. (Following Choral Evensong at 4.00 pm.) Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine, 1047 Amsterdam Ave./112th St. Free. 212-316-7540. Handicapped accessible facility

5.15 pm. Sergio Militello (Florence, Italy), organ. (Following Choral Evensong at 4.00 pm.) St. Thomas Church Fifth Avenue, Fifth Ave./53rd St. Free. 212-757-7013 x303. Handicapped accessible facility

March 5 — Tuesday

8.00 pm. Jon Gillock (Paris, France), organ. Olivier Messiaen: Livre du Saint Sacrement. Church of the Ascension (Episcopal), Fifth Ave./10th St. Tickets. $10-$35: 212-358-7060. Handicapped accessible facility

March 6 — Wednesday

12.30 pm. Lenten Organ Meditations. Michael Xavier Lundy (Organist & Choirmaster), organ. St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 777 E. 222nd St., Bronx. Free-will offering. 718-882-3060. Handicapped accessible facility

1.00 pm. Pipes at One. Bogna McGarrigle (New York, N.Y.), organ. St. Paul's Chapel – Trinity Parish, 209 Broadway at Fulton St. Free. 212-602-9633. Handicapped accessible facility

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

March 7 — Thursday

12.00 pm. Lenten Organ Recital Series. David Ball (The Juilliard School), organ. A half-hour recital at noon is followed by a light lunch at 12.30. Hitchcock Presbyterian Church, 6 Greenacres Ave., Scarsdale, N.Y. (at Metro-North Hartsdale Station). Recital and lunch are free; a free-will offering is accepted. 914-723-3311. Handicapped accessible facility

March 8 — Friday

7.30 pm. Benjamin Britten: Curlew River. Claudia Dumschat, music director. Church of the Transfiguration (Episcopal), 1 E. 29th St. $25 ($15 seniors & students). 212-684-4174. Handicapped accessible facility (Repeated on March 9.)

March 9 — Saturday

4.30 pm. Second Saturday Organ Series: Claudia Dumschat (New York, N.Y.), organ. (Preceding Mass at 5.15 pm). Church of Saint Agnes, 143 E. 43rd St. (Lexington/Third Aves.). Sugg. donation: $10. 412-951-7441. Handicapped accessible facility CANCELED

7.30 pm. Benjamin Britten: Curlew River. Claudia Dumschat, music director. Church of the Transfiguration (Episcopal), 1 E. 29th St. $25 ($15 seniors & students). 212-684-4174. Handicapped accessible facility

March 10 — Sunday

3.00 pm. Sacred Music in a Sacred Space. Organ Plus! Nancianne Parrella, organ; Jorge Ávila, violin; Victoria Drake, harp; Arthur Fiacco, cello. Long-standing audience favorites, Organ Plus! recitals celebrate the versatility of the organ with various combinations of instruments. Church of St. Ignatius Loyola, Park Ave./84th St. Tickets: $20 ($10 students & seniors). Subscription available. 212-288-2520. Handicapped accessible facility

3.00 pm. The Muses VoiceFive NYC Concerts Featuring Works by International Women Composers. Gail Archer, organ. Works by Eve Duncan, Mireille Tissot, Margaret Vardell Sandresky, Anne Kilstofte, Pamela Decker. Church of the Holy Trinity (Episcopal), 316 E. 88th St. (1st & 2nd Aves.). Free. 212-289-4100. Handicapped accessible facility

3.00 pm. Saint Vincent Ferrer Chorale; Mark Bani, director. Lenten Concert. Works by Tallis, Bach, and Mendelssohn. St. Vincent Ferrer Church, 869 Lexington Ave./66th St. Sugg. donation $15 ($10 students & seniors). 212-744-2080.

5.00 pm. Carol Williams (San Diego, Calif.), organ. (Following Choral Evensong at 4.00 pm.) Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine, 1047 Amsterdam Ave./112th St. Free. 212-316-7540. Handicapped accessible facility

5.15 pm. Harold Stover (Portland, Me.), organ. (Following Choral Evensong at 4.00 pm.) St. Thomas Church Fifth Avenue, Fifth Ave./53rd St. Free. 212-757-7013 x303. Handicapped accessible facility

March 12 — Tuesday

12.30 pm. Prism Concert Series. Anthony Williams (Nashville, Tenn.), organ. Central Synagogue, 652 Lexington Ave./55th St. Free. 212-838-5123. Handicapped accessible facility

March 13 — Wednesday

12.30 pm. Lenten Organ Meditations. Michael Xavier Lundy (Organist & Choirmaster), organ. St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 777 E. 222nd St., Bronx. Free-will offering. 718-882-3060. Handicapped accessible facility

1.00 pm. Pipes at One. Daniel Kirk-Foster (New York, N.Y.), organ. St. Paul's Chapel – Trinity Parish, 209 Broadway at Fulton St. Free. 212-602-9633. Handicapped accessible facility

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

March 14 — Thursday

12.00 pm. Lenten Organ Recital Series. Janet Yieh (The Juilliard School), organ. A half-hour recital at noon is followed by a light lunch at 12.30. Hitchcock Presbyterian Church, 6 Greenacres Ave., Scarsdale, N.Y. (at Metro-North Hartsdale Station). Recital and lunch are free; a free-will offering is accepted. 914-723-3311. Handicapped accessible facility

8.00 pm. Georg Phillip Telemann: St. Luke Passion (1748). Choir of St. Luke in the Fields, with an orchestra of period instruments. David Shuler, conductor. Pre-concert lecture at 7 pm. The first North American performance of this monumental dramatic work. Church of St. Luke in the Fields, 487 Hudson St./Christopher St. Tickets: $35 ($25 students & seniors). 212-414-9419. Handicapped accessible facility

March 15 — Friday

8.00 pm. Stephen Hamilton (Minneapolis, Minn.), organ. Dupré: Le Chemin de la Croix. St. Ignatius of Antioch Episcopal Church, 522 West End Avenue/87th St. $20 ($10 students & seniors). 212-580-3326.

March 17 — Sunday

5.00 pm. Jason A. Wright (Greensboro, N.C.), organ. (Following Choral Evensong at 4.00 pm.) Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine, 1047 Amsterdam Ave./112th St. Free. 212-316-7540. Handicapped accessible facility

5.00 pm. King of Kings – Silent Film with Live Organ Music. Michael Xavier Lundy (Organist & Choirmaster), plays the original organ score. St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 777 E. 222nd St., Bronx. $20 ($5 under 18). 718-882-3060. Handicapped accessible facility

5.15 pm. Kenneth Miller (New Haven, Conn.), organ. (Following Choral Evensong at 4.00 pm.) St. Thomas Church Fifth Avenue, Fifth Ave./53rd St. Free. 212-757-7013 x303. Handicapped accessible facility

March 19 — Tuesday

12.30 pm. Prism Concert Series. Student from University of Oklahoma (Norman, Okla.), organ. Central Synagogue, 652 Lexington Ave./55th St. Free. 212-838-5123. Handicapped accessible facility

March 20 — Wednesday

12.30 pm. Lenten Organ Meditations. Michael Xavier Lundy (Organist & Choirmaster), organ. St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 777 E. 222nd St., Bronx. Free-will offering. 718-882-3060. Handicapped accessible facility

1.00 pm. Pipes at One. Eric Plutz (Princeton, N.J.), organ. St. Paul's Chapel – Trinity Parish, 209 Broadway at Fulton St. Free. 212-602-9633. Handicapped accessible facility

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

7.30 pm. Great Music in a Great Space. Cathedral Choir & Orchestra; Kent Tritle, conductor. Fauré: Requiem; Vaughan WIlliams: Mass in G Minor. Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine, 1047 Amsterdam Ave./112th St. Tickets: $35, $25. 212-316-7540. Handicapped accessible facility

March 21 — Thursday

11.00 am. Organ Performance Class. Students of Paul Jacobs, Chair of Organ Dept. Paul Hall – The Juilliard School, 155 W. 65th St./Broadway. Free. 212-769-7406. Handicapped accessible facility

12.00 pm. Lenten Organ Recital Series. Gregory Zelek (The Juilliard School), organ. A half-hour recital at noon is followed by a light lunch at 12.30. Hitchcock Presbyterian Church, 6 Greenacres Ave., Scarsdale, N.Y. (at Metro-North Hartsdale Station). Recital and lunch are free; a free-will offering is accepted. 914-723-3311. Handicapped accessible facility

7.30 pm. Concerts at Saint Thomas. The St. Thomas Choir of Men and Boys; Concert Royal; John Scott, conductor. Bach: St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244. St. Thomas Church Fifth Avenue, Fifth Ave./53rd St. Tickets: $35-$95. 212-757-7013 x303. Handicapped accessible facility

March 22 — Friday

12.00 pm. The AGO/Quimby Regional Competitions for Young Organists (RCYO), held in odd-numbered years, are sponsored and administered by the nine regions of the AGO. The first round of competition begins at the chapter level. The Metro NJ Chapter is sponsoring a competition with two students this year, and the event is free and open to the public. An audience is encouraged. St Philip the Apostle Church, 488 Saddle River Rd. at Pehle Ave., Saddle Brook, N.J. 201-843-1888. Handicapped accessible facility

7.30 pm. Chelsea Chen, organ, and Viviane Waschbüsch, violin. Works for violin and organ. Christ Church, 17 Sagamore Road, Bronxville, N.Y. – located adjacent to the Bronxville train station on Metro North. Free. 914-337-3544. Handicapped accessible facility

March 23 — Saturday

11.15 am – 2.45 pm. The AGO/Quimby Regional Competitions for Young Organists (RCYO), held in odd-numbered years, are sponsored and administered by the nine regions of the AGO. The first round of competition begins at the chapter level. The NYC Chapter is sponsoring a competition this year, and the event is free and open to the public. Competitors names are withheld until after the competition. Church of the Holy Trinity (Episcopal), 316 E. 88th St. (1st & 2nd Aves.). 212-289-4100. Handicapped accessible facility

7.00 pm. Silent Movie: "Wings" (1927) with live theatre organ accompaniment by Bernie Anderson, Jr. "Wings" won the very first Oscar awarded for best picture, staring Charles "Buddy" Rogers and Richard Arlen as rival pilots, conceived for Clara Bow. Chaminade High School, 340 Jackson Ave, Mineola, N.Y. Sponsored by The New York Theatre Organ Society. General Admission $12; NYTOS and Queens and Nassau AGO members and seniors $10; students $5. For info or tickets call: 516-742-5555. Handicapped accessible facility

7.30 pm. The Stonewall Chorale, Cynthia Powell, conductor. Mozart: Requiem, Ave Verum Corpus, and Laudate Dominum with orchestra; Sarah Hopkins: Past Life Melodies. Church of the Holy Apostles, 296 Ninth Ave./28th St. $25 (at the door); Advanced: $20 ($12 seniors & children 12 and under). 347-267-0036. Handicapped accessible facility

8.00 pm. Mother Nurture. Schola Cantorum on Hudson. Dvorak: Songs of Nature; Britten: Gloriana dances; Lauridsen: Les Chansons des roses. Good Shepherd Episcopal Church, 240 E. 31st Street. Tickets $25. 888-407-6002 ext. 1.

March 24 — Sunday (Palm/Passion Sunday)

3.00 pm. Saint Andrew Chorale and Orchestra with the New York City Children’s Chorus; Andrew Henderson, conductor. Bach: St. Matthew Passion. Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church, 921 Madison Ave./73rd St. $25 ($20 students & seniors). 212-288-8920. Handicapped accessible facility

3.00 pm. The Stonewall Chorale, Cynthia Powell, conductor. Mozart: Requiem, Ave Verum Corpus, and Laudate Dominum with orchestra; Sarah Hopkins: Past Life Melodies. West End Collegiate Church, 368 West End Ave./77th St. $25 (at the door); Advanced: $20 ($12 seniors & children 12 and under). 347-267-0036. Handicapped accessible facility

March 25 — Monday

6.30 pm. Concerts at Saint Thomas. John Scott (Organist & Dir. of Music), organ. Dupré: Le Chemin de la Croix (The Way of the Cross). St. Thomas Church Fifth Avenue, Fifth Ave./53rd St. Free; donation requested. 212-757-7013 x303. Handicapped accessible facility

March 26 — Tuesday

6.30 pm. Concerts at Saint Thomas. F. Couperin: Leçons de Ténèbres. Jolle Greenleaf and Molly Quinn, sopranos; Emily Walhout, gamba; Hank Heijink, theorbo; John Scott, continuo. St. Thomas Church Fifth Avenue, Fifth Ave./53rd St. Free; donation requested. 212-757-7013 x303. Handicapped accessible facility

March 27 — Wednesday

12.30 pm. Lenten Organ Meditations. Michael Xavier Lundy (Organist & Choirmaster), organ. St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 777 E. 222nd St., Bronx. Free-will offering. 718-882-3060. Handicapped accessible facility

1.00 pm. Pipes at One. Mark Pacoe (New York, N.Y.), organ. St. Paul's Chapel – Trinity Parish, 209 Broadway at Fulton St. Free. 212-602-9633. Handicapped accessible facility

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

March 28 — Thursday

11.00 am. Organ Performance Class. Students of Paul Jacobs, Chair of Organ Dept. Paul Hall – The Juilliard School, 155 W. 65th St./Broadway. Free. 212-769-7406. Handicapped accessible facility

March 31 — Sunday (Easter Day)

2.30 pm. TBA, organ. St. Thomas Church Fifth Avenue, Fifth Ave./53rd St. Free. 212-757-7013 x303. Handicapped accessible facility

4.30 pm. James Kennerley (Organist & Music Dir.), organ. (Precedes Solemn Mass at 5.00 pm.) Church of St. Mary the Virgin, 145 W. 46th St. Free. 212-869-5830.