February 23, 2020

Contemporary Music for Organ

Church of the Heavenly Rest
1085 Fifth Ave, New York, NY 10128
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Join us for a concert of contemporary music for organ, with American Composers Alliance composer-organist Brian Schober, at Church of the Heavenly Rest, in New York City. The organ at Heavenly Rest is one of the largest in NYC. It contains five manuals, 137-ranks and over 8,000 pipes and was built by Austin Organs. The concert will take place Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020, at 4 pm, at The Church of the Heavenly Rest in New York City - E. 90th and 5th Ave. The concert will be free, with no tickets required. Music from the past 70 years will be explored. Most of the performed composers will be in attendance.

Miriam Gideon - Three Biblical Masks
Andrew Ardizzoia - Chorale Variations*
John Anthony Lennon - Misericordia*
Richard Brooks - Aaron's Jubilee
Steven Sacco - Elegy
Thomas L. Read - Variations on St. Elizabeth*
Nancy Van De Vate - Prelude
Joseph Dangerfield - Micro Suite*
Jody Rockmaker - The Wide Night Sky*
Brian Schober - Toccatas and Fantasias

* New York Premiere