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November 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.

November 2 — Saturday

4.00 pm. Weekend Organ Meditation. Played by Patrick Allen (Organist & Master of Choristers) or Phillip Lamb (Organ Scholar), organ. Grace Church (Episcopal), 802 Broadway/10th St. Free, or bring a dry good to help feed the homeless. 212-254-2000. Handicapped accessible facility

November 3 — Sunday

3.15 pm. William K. Trafka (New York, N.Y.), organ. Works by Elgar, Howells, Bach, Debussy and Langlais. (Precedes Evensong at 4.00 pm.) St. Mark's Episcopal Church, 85 E. Main St., Mount Kisco, N.Y. Free-will offering. 914-666-8058.

4.00 pm. Weekend Organ Meditation. Played by Patrick Allen (Organist & Master of Choristers) or Phillip Lamb (Organ Scholar), organ. Grace Church (Episcopal), 802 Broadway/10th St. Free, or bring a dry good to help feed the homeless. 212-254-2000. Handicapped accessible facility

4.30 pm. Daniel Beckwith (New York, N.Y.), organ. (Precedes Evensong & Benediction at 5.00 pm.) Church of St. Mary the Virgin, 145 W. 46th St. Free. 212-869-5830.

5.15 pm. Daniel Zaretsky (St. Petersburg, Russia), 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

November 5 — Tuesday

12.30–1.00 pm. Midday Music Concerts. Claudia Dumschat (Organist & Choirmaster), organ. Works by contemporary woman composers: Barbara Harbach, Libby Larsen, and Joan Tower. Church of the Transfiguration (Episcopal), 1 East 29th St. Sugg. donation: $5. 212-684-4174. Handicapped accessible facility

November 6 — Wednesday

1.00 pm. Pipes at One. Chelsea Chen (New York, N.Y.), organ, and Lewis Wong (Stony Brook, N.Y.), violin. 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), organist. 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. Raymond Nagem (Assoc. Organist), organ. Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine, 1047 Amsterdam Ave./112th St. Tickets: $45, $25. 212-316-7540. Handicapped accessible facility

November 7 — 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

November 9 — Saturday

4.00 pm. Weekend Organ Meditation. Played by Patrick Allen (Organist & Master of Choristers) or Phillip Lamb (Organ Scholar), organ. Grace Church (Episcopal), 802 Broadway/10th St. Free, or bring a dry good to help feed the homeless. 212-254-2000. Handicapped accessible facility

4.30 pm. Second Saturday Organ Series: Alistair Reid (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

November 10 — Sunday

4.00 pm. Weekend Organ Meditation. Played by Patrick Allen (Organist & Master of Choristers) or Phillip Lamb (Organ Scholar), organ. Grace Church (Episcopal), 802 Broadway/10th St. Free, or bring a dry good to help feed the homeless. 212-254-2000. Handicapped accessible facility

4.40 pm. Larry J. Long (New York, N.Y.), organ. (Precedes Evensong & Benediction at 5.00 pm.) Church of St. Mary the Virgin, 145 W. 46th St. Free. 212-869-5830.

5.00 pm. Gregory Zelek (Miami, Fla.), 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. Michael Hey (New York, N.Y.), 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

November 12 — Tuesday

8.00 pm. Duo Celeste – Two Heavenly Instruments. Grace Clouter, harp, David Enlow, organ. Works by Bach, Grandjany, Rachmaninoff, Saint-Saëns, Grieg, and others. Church of the Resurrection (Episcopal), 119 E. 74th St. (Park & Lexington Aves.). $10 ($5 students & seniors). 212-535-9666 x31.

November 13 — Wednesday

1.00 pm. Pipes at One. Julie Vidrick-Evans (Washington, D.C.), 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), organist. St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church, 157 Montague St./Clinton St., Brooklyn Heights. Free. 718-875-6960. Handicapped accessible facility

November 14 — 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

November 16 — Saturday

4.00 pm. Weekend Organ Meditation. Played by Patrick Allen (Organist & Master of Choristers) or Phillip Lamb (Organ Scholar), organ. Grace Church (Episcopal), 802 Broadway/10th St. Free, or bring a dry good to help feed the homeless. 212-254-2000. Handicapped accessible facility

November 17 — Sunday

12.15 pm. Mark Pacoe (Dir. of Music & Organist) and David Ball (Asst. Musician), organ. St. Malachy's – The Actors' Chapel, 239 W. 49th St. (betw. Broadway & 8th Ave). Free. 212-489-1340, x131. Handicapped accessible facility

3.00 pm. Sacred Music in a Sacred Space. Mary Preston (Dallas, Tex.) organ. Works by Widor, J.S. Bach, Walther, Reger, Franck, Vierne, LaMontaine, and Guilmant. Church of St. Ignatius Loyola, Park Ave./84th St. NYC Chapter Event: Free to NYC AGO Members; $20 general. 212-288-2520. Handicapped accessible facility

3.00 pm. Lee Wright (Rochester, N.Y.), organ. National Scholarship Winner 2009 – The National Association of Negro Musicians, Inc. The Blessing of Musicians Celebrating the Feast of St. Cecilia, the Patron of Music. Church of the Intercession (Episcopal), Broadway/155th St. Free-will offering. 212-283-6200.

4.00 pm. Lee Wright (Rochester, N.Y.), organ. 2013 The Year of the Organ – Emerging Young Organ Artists, under the auspices of The National Association of Negro Musicians, Inc. Convent Avenue Baptist Church, Convent Ave./145th St. Free-will offering. 212-234-6767.

4.00 pm. Weekend Organ Meditation. Played by Patrick Allen (Organist & Master of Choristers) or Phillip Lamb (Organ Scholar), organ. Grace Church (Episcopal), 802 Broadway/10th St. Free, or bring a dry good to help feed the homeless. 212-254-2000. Handicapped accessible facility

4.00 pm. Paul Jacobs (New York, N.Y.), organ. Works by Bach, Mozart, Schumann, Guilmant and others. Hitchcock Presbyterian Church, Scarsdale, N.Y. Easy access from NYC via Metro North (Hartsdale Station). $10. 914-723-3311. Handicapped accessible facility

4.40 pm. Paul Olson (Brooklyn, N.Y.), organ. (Precedes Evensong & Benediction at 5.00 pm.) Church of St. Mary the Virgin, 145 W. 46th St. Free. 212-869-5830.

5.00 pm. David Ball (St. Louis, Mo.), 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. Benjamin Sheen (Assist. Organist), 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

7.00 pm. Gregory Eaton (Dir. of Music), organist, playing audience favorites. Celebration of Gregory Eaton's 20 years as Director of Music, the 88th anniversary of the dedication of the Peabody Memorial Organ (Skinner Organ Co., Op. 524), and a fundraiser for the Tower and Organ restoration fund. St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church, 157 Montague St./Clinton St., Brooklyn Heights. Sugg. donation: $25 ($20 seniors & students). 718-875-6960. Handicapped accessible facility

November 20 — Wednesday

1.00 pm. Pipes at One. Donald Ingram (Vero Beach, Fla.), 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), organist. St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church, 157 Montague St./Clinton St., Brooklyn Heights. Free. 718-875-6960. Handicapped accessible facility

November 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

8.00 pm. Susan Ferré (Gorham, N.H.), organ. Works by Alain, Langlais, Tournemire, Franck, Dupré, and Duruflé. Church of the Ascension (Episcopal), 35 Fifth Ave./10th St. Tickets: $35, $25, $15, $10. 212-358-7060.

November 22 — Friday

6.00 pm. Christopher Jennings (Assoc. Organist-Choirmaster), organ. "Theme and Variations." Ives: Variations on 'America'; Bolcom: Gospel Preludes (Sometimes I feel like a motherless child; Sweet hour of prayer; Fantasia on 'O Zion Haste'/'How firm a foundation); Buck: The Last Rose of Summer; Widor: 3 movements from Symphonie V, op. 42, no. 1. St. James' Church (Episcopal), 865 Madison Ave/71st St. Free. 212-774-4204.

November 23 — Saturday

4.00 pm. Weekend Organ Meditation. Played by Patrick Allen (Organist & Master of Choristers) or Phillip Lamb (Organ Scholar), organ. Grace Church (Episcopal), 802 Broadway/10th St. Free, or bring a dry good to help feed the homeless. 212-254-2000. Handicapped accessible facility

7.30 pm. Peter Krasinski (Boston, Mass.), organ. Silent Film: "Speedy" with Harold Lloyd. St. Malachy's – The Actors' Chapel, 239 W. 49th St. (betw. Broadway & 8th Ave). Free. 212-489-1340, x131. Handicapped accessible facility

November 24 — Sunday

4.00 pm. Weekend Organ Meditation. Played by Patrick Allen (Organist & Master of Choristers) or Phillip Lamb (Organ Scholar), organ. Grace Church (Episcopal), 802 Broadway/10th St. Free, or bring a dry good to help feed the homeless. 212-254-2000. Handicapped accessible facility

4.00 pm. Ryan Kennedy, organ. Mr. Kennedy is the 2013 First Prize Winner of the American Guild of Organists Regions I and II competition. Sponsored by the Metropolitan New Jersey Chapter of the AGO. Grace Church, 950 Broad St., Newark, N.J. Free-will offering. 973-623-1733. Handicapped accessible facility

4.30 pm. David Shuler (New York, N.Y.), organ. (Precedes Evensong & Benediction at 5.00 pm.) Church of St. Mary the Virgin, 145 W. 46th St. Free. 212-869-5830.

5.00 pm. Michael Hey (New York, N.Y.), 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. Shannon Gallier (Jacksonville, Fla.), 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

November 26 — Tuesday

4.00 pm. Sam Jones, trumpet, and Janet Yieh, organ. Duo works by Fantini, Baldassare, and Luca Lombardi (North American premiere); solo organ works by Mendelssohn, Vierne, and Alain. Paul Hall – The Juilliard School, 155 W. 65th St./Broadway. Free. 212-769-7406. Handicapped accessible facility

November 27 — 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

November 30 — Saturday

4.00 pm. Weekend Organ Meditation. Played by Patrick Allen (Organist & Master of Choristers) or Phillip Lamb (Organ Scholar), organ. Grace Church (Episcopal), 802 Broadway/10th St. Free, or bring a dry good to help feed the homeless. 212-254-2000. Handicapped accessible facility