2016 Organ Alumni Event

The Department of Organ, Sacred Music, and Historical Keyboards presents

Alumni Organists Retreat
July 6-10, 2016

Please join us for the Faculty Concert at Christ Church:
Friday, July 8th, 8:00pm

Venues:

Schmitt Hall 26 Gibbs Street, Rochester NY 14604
Christ Church 141 East Avenue, Rochester NY 14604
Third Presbyterian Church 4 Meigs Street, Rochester NY 14607
Memorial Art Gallery 500 University Avenue, Rochester NY 14607
Sacred Heart Cathedral 296 Flower City Park, Rochester NY 14615

Professors:

Edoardo Bellotti
David Higgs
Nathan Laube
William Porter
Stephen Kennedy 

Wednesday, July 6:

9:30-10:30 – Schmitt Hall – Opening meeting and scheduling. Sylvie Beaudette will drop by with name badges and packets.
10:30-12:00- Demo in Christ Church and open console for students.
12:00-1:00 – Lunch
1:00 – Depart for Sacred Heart Cathedral
1:15-3:00 – Demo of Fritts organ at Sacred Heart, open console for students
3:30-5:00 LESSONS

 

Thursday, July 7

9:30-10:30 – Lesson slot at Christ Church:
11:00-12:30 – Group visit to Memorial Art Gallery, faculty demonstration of Italian Baroque Organ
12:30-2:00 Lunch
2:00-5:00 LESSONS

 

Friday, July 8

8:30-10:00 – Schmitt Hall practice:
9:00-12:00 – Third Presbyterian lessons:
10:00-1:00 – Christ Church lessons:
11:30-2:30 – Memorial Art Gallery lessons or practice:
3:00-4:00 – Clavichord demo by Bill Porter
3:00-5:00 – Third Presbyterian practice
8:00pm – Christ Church – Faculty concert

Saturday, July 9

10:30-1:00pm – Group masterclass at Christ Church
2:00-5:00 – Lessons

Sunday, July 10

11:00 – Eucharist at Christ Church (Optional)
1:00 and 3:00 – “Going for Baroque” at the Memorial Art Gallery: 30-minute concerts by Owen Reid, ESM organ student (program is repeated at 3:00)
1:00-3:00 Lessons or practice