- This event has passed.
Organ Showcase at the Groton Hill Music Center on April 14
April 14 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Join Groton Hills Music Centre for our inaugural solo organ concert, celebrating the new Hauptwerk virtual pipe organ built by Meta Organworks of Upstate New York and installed in The Concert Hall. Acclaimed organist Randy Steere will showcase 4 of the 12 world class organs, including instruments from Doesburg, Netherlands; Goerlitz, Germany; Caen, France; and Portland, Oregon, representing historic and contemporary instruments.
Steere’s program will feature works by Camillo Schumann, Max Reger, Seth Bingham, J.S. Bach, and Alexandre Guilmant.
Pre-Concert Talk with Randy Steere at 7:00pm: Find out how a “Virtual Pipe Organ” works and why we have so many virtual instruments available in the Concert Hall. What makes different organs unique and why is that important to an organist? Hear samples of sound from various instruments that set them apart and learn why the four instruments were selected for this concert.
TICKETS: $29.28 – $49.72, including fees