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November 2014
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 1 — Saturday

2.00 pm. Janet Hamilton (New Albany, Ind.), organ. St. Peter's Church (Lutheran), 619 Lexington Ave./54th St. Free. 212-935-2200. Handicapped accessible facility

November 2 — Sunday

3.00 pm. Sacred Music in a Sacred Space. David Enlow (New York, N.Y.) organ. Dvořák (trans. Enlow): movements from Slavonic Dances; Franck: Grand Pièce Symphonique; Strauss (trans. Enlow): "Overture" from Die Fledermaus; Verdi (trans. Enlow): "Overture" from La Forza del Destino; Debussy (trans. Enlow): Petite Suite. Church of St. Ignatius Loyola, Park Ave./84th St. $20. 212-288-2520. Handicapped accessible facility

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

5.15 pm. Ryan Jackson (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 3 — Monday

5.30 pm. Daniel Kirk-Foster (New York, N.Y.), organ. (Precedes Solemn Mass at 6.00 pm.) Church of St. Mary the Virgin, 145 W. 46th St. Free. 212-869-5830.

November 9 — Sunday

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

5.00 pm. David Jernigan (Raleigh, 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

5.15 pm. Janet Yieh (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

7.00 pm. Terence J. Flanagan (Dir. of Music), organ. The Odd Couple: works by Hindemith and Vierne and the Theme from Star Wars. The Presbyterian Church of Mount Kisco, 605 Millwood Road, Mount Kisco, N.Y. Free-will offering. 914-666-7001. Handicapped accessible facility

November 11 — Tuesday (Veterans Day)

12.30 pm. Prism Concert Series. Juan Paradell Solé (Rome, Italy), organ. Central Synagogue, 652 Lexington Ave./55th St. Free. 212-838-5123. Handicapped accessible facility

5.30–6.15 pm. Commuter Concerts. Amanda Barricella (Staten Island, N.Y.), flute and vocal, and Gregg Patruno (New York, N.Y.), piano and organ. "Holiday Duets!" Patriotic favorites from John Philip Sousa and Irving Berlin, Jazz carols arr. by Evelyn Larter and Joe Utterback. Church of the Transfiguration (Episcopal), 1 East 29th St. Sugg. donation: $5. 212-684-4174. Handicapped accessible facility

November 13 — Thursday

7.00 pm. Mark Bani (Dir. of Music & Organist), organ. Works by Bach, Vierne, Hindemith, and Messiaen. Church of St. Vincent Ferrer, Lexington Ave./66th St. Free-will offering. 212-744-2080.

November 15 — Saturday

7.30 pm. Paul-Martin Maki, organ. Works by Bach, Tournemire, Boehm, Sweelinck, Widor, and Vierne. Dr. Maki will be returning to perform on the organ for which he was the consultant and played the dedicatory recital in 2006. Grace Lutheran Church, 525 Fifth Ave., River Edge, N.J. Suggested donation: $15. 201-261-5415. Handicapped accessible facility

November 16 — Sunday

3.00 pm. Prince Nyatanga (Rochester, N.Y.). Bach: Prelude and Fugue in A minor, BWV 543; Brahms: 3 Chorale Preludes; Stanford: Fantasia in D minor; Sowande: Joshua Fit da Battle. Church of the Intercession, Episcopal, Broadway/155th St. Free. 212.283.6200.

3.00 pm. Stephen Price (Bloomington, Ind.), organ. Works by Buxtehude, Bach, Dupré, Schumann, Vierne, and Mendelssohn. Church of the Transfiguration (Episcopal), 1 East 29th St. $25 ($15 seniors & students) 212-684-4174. Handicapped accessible facility

4.00 pm. Prince Nyatanga (Rochester, N.Y.). Bach: Prelude and Fugue in A minor, BWV 543; Brahms: 3 Chorale Preludes; Stanford: Fantasia in D minor; Sowande: Joshua Fit da Battle. Convent Avenue Baptist Church, Convent Avenue/145th St. Free. 212.234.6767.

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

5.00 pm. Ryan Kennedy (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. Wyatt Smith (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

November 18 — Tuesday

7.30 pm. Kent Tritle (Dir. of Cathedral Music & Organist), organ. Bach: Prelude and Futue in E minor, BWV 548 ("The Wedge"); Duruflé: Suite, op. 5; Scheidemann: Magnificat octavi toni; Bach: Prelude and Fugue in B minor, BWV 544. Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine, 1047 Amsterdam Ave./112th St. Tickets: $25. 212-316-7540. Handicapped accessible facility

November 21 — Friday

7.30 pm. "The Composer Improvises." Thierry Escaich (Paris, France), organ. French Romantic works, improvisations on Gregorian chants, and more. Our Lady of Refuge Church, 2020 Foster Ave., Brooklyn. $15 in advance; $20 at the door. 718-551-8093. Handicapped accessible facility

8.00 pm. Felix Hell (Organ Artist Associate), organ. CD release program. Each audience member will receive a free CD. St. Peter's Church (Lutheran), 619 Lexington Ave./54th St. $20 ($15 students, seniors, AGO). 212-935-2200. Handicapped accessible facility

November 22 — Saturday (St. Cecilia's Day)

7.00 am – Sunday at 1.00 am. WQXR Bach Organ Works Marathon. Performing will be organists David Ball, Chelsea Chen, David Crean, Isabelle Demers, David Enlow, Daniel Ficarri, Michael Hey, Christopher Houlihan, Ryan Jackson, Paul Jacobs, Ryan Kennedy, Yinying Luo, Colin MacKnight, Griffin McMahon, Raymond Nagem, Alexander Pattavina, Benjamin Sheen, James Wetzel, Janet Yieh, and Gregory Zelek. St. Peter's Church (Lutheran), 619 Lexington Ave./54th St. $$. 212-935-2200. Handicapped accessible facility

November 23 — Sunday

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

5.00 pm. Colin MacKnight (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. Caroline Robinson (Rochester, 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 25 — Tuesday

12.30 pm. Prism Concert Series. Organ student from The Eastman School of Music (Rochester, N.Y.). Central Synagogue, 652 Lexington Ave./55th St. Free. 212-838-5123. Handicapped accessible facility

November 30 — Sunday

4.40 pm. Mark Peterson (Interim Organist & Dir. of Music), organ. (Precedes Solemn Evensong & Benediction at 5.00 pm.) Church of St. Mary the Virgin, 145 W. 46th St. Free. 212-869-5830.

5.00 pm. David Baskeyfield (Rochester, 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. Stephen Buzard (Assist. Organist), organ. (Following Choral Evensong at 4.00 pm.) Bach: Wachet auf; Bruhns: Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland; Escaich: Evocation II: Reger: Fantasy and Fugue on Wachet auf. St. Thomas Church Fifth Avenue, Fifth Ave./53rd St. Free. 212-757-7013 x303. Handicapped accessible facility