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Albert Schweitzer Organ Festival and Concert
Ticket Price: Free-will offering

 

THE FIFTEENTH ANNUAL
Albert Schweitzer Organ Festival
SEPTEMBER 7 - 9. 2012
 
• NATIONAL COMPETITION AND MASTERCLASS FOR YOUNG ORGANISTS
• CONCERT: THREE WORLD-RENOWNED ORGANISTS
Hosted by First Church of Christ in Wethersfield, Connecticut
 
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7: ASOF Celebration Concert, 7:30 p.m.
A Celebration Concert opens the festival, featuring Faythe Freese, Cherry Rhodes and Gordon Turk. These three musicians will be performing on First Church of Christ’s magnificent Austin pipe organ (IV/62) Opus 2403. The concert will also feature the Festival Choir, conducted by ASOF co-founder David Spicer.
 
An offering will be received. Childcare is available (up to age 8). A reception will follow.