Wednesday July 23, 2014 8:00 PM -   Methuen, MA
MMMH 2014 Organ Recital Series
Methuen Memorial Music Hall, 192 Broadway
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $12; Sr/Stu: $Children - 5
Performing: Douglas Major
Wednesday July 23, 2014
Works by Bach, Dirksen, Douglas Major, Franck, Clerambalut, Tournemire, William Walton
Bio: http://www.mmmh.org/web_documents/mark_engelhardt_-_program___bio.pdf
  Contact: 978-685-0693
  OrganInfo: http://mmmh.org/web_documents/organ_specification__-__january_2013.pdf
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Tuesday July 29, 2014 8:00 PM -   Boston, MA
FREE Summer Series at Old West
Old West Church, 131 Cambridge St
Cost: Free Will Offering
Tuesday July 29, 2014
Douglas Witte plays music of Schildt, Sweelinck and Buxtehude. Mr. Witte studied organ in Boston and Amsterdam and is musician at St. John's, Charlestown MA. The series offers programming every Tuesday night during July and August. http://www.oldwestorgansociety.org
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Wednesday July 30, 2014 7:30 PM -   Newport, RI
Maryland State Boychoir Concert
Trinity Episcopal Church, Newport, 1 Queen Anne Square
Cost: Free Will Offering
 
The Maryland State Boychoir, under the direction of Stephen Holmes and Joseph Shortall, will present a concert on Wednesday, July 30th at Trinity Church, Newport. The performance will showcase the Concert Choir and encompass a wide range of choral selections. The program will include classical and contemporary choral works (sacred and secular), spirituals, gospel, and show tunes. The concert is free and open to the public. http://www.marylandstateboychoir.org
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Wednesday July 30, 2014 8:00 PM -   Methuen, MA
MMMH 2014 Organ Recital Series
Methuen Memorial Music Hall, 192 Broadway
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $12; Sr/Stu: $Children - 5
Performing: Jennifer McPherson
Wednesday July 30, 2014
Works by Bach, Pärt, Buxtehude, Eben, Messiaen & others
Bio: http://www.mmmh.org/web_documents/jennifer_mcpherson_-_program___bio.pdf
  Contact: 978-685-0693
  OrganInfo: http://mmmh.org/web_documents/organ_specification__-__january_2013.pdf
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Saturday August 2, 2014 7:00 PM -   Worcester, MA
Presentation of Frescobaldi's Messa Della Madonna
St. Joseph Memorial Chapel at College of the Holy Cross, 1 College St
Cost: Free
Performing: Abraham Ross
 
Abraham Ross, Organ Scholar, will present Messa Della Madonna of Girolamo Frescobaldi within a mass at St. Joseph Memorial Chapel at College of the Holy Cross. This liturgy will represent the final presentation for Abraham’s summer research project, which studied and prepared for a historical performance of Fiori Musicali. The mass will incorporate each of the pieces, versets, and chants in their appropriate context. Mass parts will be performed in alternatim with a schola gregoriana, who will be joined by tenor Michael Calmes. Admission is free, all are invited to attend.
Works by Girolamo Frescobaldi
OrganInfo: http://www.taylorandboody.com/opus_pages/opus_09/specification.html
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Sunday August 3, 2014 7:00 PM -   Ogunquit, ME
Organ Recital - New Oboe and Trumpet Stops Dedication
Ogunquit Baptist Church, 157 Shore Road
Cost: Free
Performing: Dr. Joyce Jones
 
Internationally known organ virtuoso Joyce Jones
Contact: pastorobc@hotmail.com
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Tuesday August 5, 2014 8:00 PM -   Boston, MA
FREE Summer Series at Old West
Old West Church, 131 Cambridge St
Cost: Free Will Offering
Tuesday August 5, 2014
Reiko Okamoto plays music of Couperin, Buxtehude, Sakamoto and Bach in a FREE summer concert. Ms. Okamoto was born in Japan and studied at Ferris University and is assistant organist at Christ Church, Andover MA. The series offers programming every Tuesday night during July and August. http://www.oldwestorgansociety.org
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Wednesday August 6, 2014 12:00 PM -   Worcester, MA
The Year of the Organ: Young Artists Series
Mechanics Hall, 321 Main St
Cost: Free
Performing: Alexander Pattavina, Young Artists Series
Wednesday August 6, 2014
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Wednesday August 6, 2014 8:00 PM -   Methuen, MA
MMMH 2014 Organ Recital Series
Methuen Memorial Music Hall, 192 Broadway
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $12; Sr/Stu: $Children - 5
Performing: Stephen Buzard
Wednesday August 6, 2014
Works by Elgar, Mendelssohn, Bolcom, Buck & others
Bio: http://www.mmmh.org/web_documents/stephen_buzard_-_program___bio.pdf
  Contact: 978-685-0693
  OrganInfo: http://mmmh.org/web_documents/organ_specification__-__january_2013.pdf
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Tuesday August 12, 2014 8:00 PM -   Boston, MA
FREE Summer Series at Old West
Old West Church, 131 Cambridge St
Cost: Free Will Offering
Performing: Susanna Valleau
Tuesday August 12, 2014
Susanna Valleau plays music of Guilmant, Brahms, Bach, Bohm and Marcel Lanquetuit in a FREE summer concert. Ms Valleau is a graduate of Lawrence Conservatory and the University of Washington and lives in Seattle. The series offers programming every Tuesday night during July and August. http://www.oldwestorgansociety.org
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Wednesday August 13, 2014 12:00 PM -   Worcester, MA
The Year of the Organ: Young Artists Series
Mechanics Hall, 321 Main St
Cost: Free
Performing: Grant Wareham, Young Artists Series
Wednesday August 13, 2014
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Wednesday August 13, 2014 8:00 PM -   Methuen, MA
MMMH 2014 Organ Recital Series
Methuen Memorial Music Hall, 192 Broadway
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $12; Sr/Stu: $Children - 5
Performing: Monica Alexandra Harper
Wednesday August 13, 2014
Works by Planyavsky, Bach, Weinberger, Bolcom & others
Bio: http://www.mmmh.org/web_documents/monica_alexandra_harper_-_program___bio.pdf
  Contact: 978-685-0693
  OrganInfo: http://mmmh.org/web_documents/organ_specification__-__january_2013.pdf
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Tuesday August 19, 2014 8:00 PM -   Boston, MA
FREE Summer Series at Old West
Old West Church, 131 Cambridge St
Cost: Free Will Offering
Tuesday August 19, 2014
Matthew Hall plays music of Bach including 4 settings of Allein Gott, the Fantasia and Fugue in C minor and the Prelude and Fugue in Eb in a FREE summer concert. Mr. Hall studied at the University of Leeds (UK) and Harvard, Boston University and Cornell. The series offers programming every Tuesday night during July and August. http://www.oldwestorgansociety.org
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Wednesday August 20, 2014 8:00 PM -   Methuen, MA
MMMH 2014 Organ Recital Series
Methuen Memorial Music Hall, 192 Broadway
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $12; Sr/Stu: $Children - 5
Performing: Dongho Lee
Wednesday August 20, 2014
Works by Stanford, Franck, Rheinberger, Dupré, Buck, Eben
Bio: http://www.mmmh.org/web_documents/dungho_lee_-_program___bio.pdf
  Contact: 978-685-0693
  OrganInfo: http://mmmh.org/web_documents/organ_specification__-__january_2013.pdf
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Tuesday August 26, 2014 8:00 PM -   Boston, MA
FREE Summer Series at Old West
Old West Church, 131 Cambridge St
Cost: Free Will Offering
Tuesday August 26, 2014
Andrew Senn plays music of Willscher, Mozart, Reger and Bach in a FREE summer concert. Mr. Senn is Director of Music at First Presbyterian in Philadelphia and studied at the Curtis Institute. The series offers programming every Tuesday night during July and August. http://www.oldwestorgansociety.org
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Wednesday August 27, 2014 8:00 PM -   Methuen, MA
MMMH 2014 Organ Recital Series
Methuen Memorial Music Hall, 192 Broadway
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $12; Sr/Stu: $Children - 5
Performing: Nicole Marane
Wednesday August 27, 2014
Works by Bairstow, Weaver, Clokey, Saint-SaĎns , Decker & others
Bio: http://www.mmmh.org/web_documents/nicole_marane_-_program___bio.pdf
  Contact: 978-685-0693
  OrganInfo: http://mmmh.org/web_documents/organ_specification__-__january_2013.pdf
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Friday September 12, 2014 8:00 PM -   Methuen, MA
MMMH Fall Scholarship Fund Organ Recital
Methuen Memorial Music Hall, 192 Broadway
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $12; Sr/Stu: $Children - 5
Performing: Jacob Street
Friday September 12, 2014
Works by Lübeck, Vierne, Ritter, Distler, Wammes, Reger
Bio: http://www.mmmh.org/web_documents/program___bio_-jacobstreet.pdf
  Contact: 978-685-0693
  OrganInfo: http://mmmh.org/web_documents/organ_specification__-__january_2013.pdf
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Sunday September 21, 2014 3:00 PM -   Worcester, MA
Andrea Toschi, Organ Recital
College of the Holy Cross, One College Street
Cost: Free
Performing: Andrea Toschi, organist
 
Andrea Toschi, organist from Padua, Italy, will make his USA debut.
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Sunday September 21, 2014 7:00 PM -   Worcester, MA
The Year of the Organ: Free Concert
Mechanics Hall, 321 Main St
Cost: Free
Performing: Hector Olivera, organist
Sunday September 21, 2014
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Saturday September 27, 2014 7:30 PM -   Portland, ME
Friends of the Kotzschmar Organ Present: Grand Opening Concert
Merrill Auditorium, 20 Myrtle Street
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $; Sr/Stu: $ - Tickets are available through PortTIX: (
Performing: Peter Richard Conte, Ray Cornils, Kotzschmar Festival Brass
Saturday September 27, 2014
Join us to celebrate the triumphant return of the Kotzschmar Organ after a two-year renovation! Featuring Peter Richard Conte, Grand Court Organist of Macy's Wanamaker Organ in Philadelphia; Ray Cornils, Portland's Municipal Organist; and the Kotzschmar Festival Brass.
Works by Newly commissioned work by Carson Cooman, other programming TBA.
Bio: Peter Richard Conte http://foko.org/kotzschmar/dt_team/conte-peter-richard/ Ray Cornils http://foko.org/kotzschmar/dt_team/cornils-ray/
  Contact: 207-553-4363
  OrganInfo: http://foko.org/kotzschmar/stop-list/
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Friday October 3, 2014 5:00 PM -   Portland, ME
Friends of the Kotzschmar Organ Present: First Friday ArtWalk Demos and Tours
Merrill Auditorium, 20 Myrtle Street
Cost: Free
Performing: Ray Cornils, Kotzschmar Organ
Friday October 3, 2014
Join Ray Cornils and FOKO Docents for a tour of our beloved, renovated Kotzschmar! Ray will demonstrate the subtleties and grandeur of this magnificent instrument and you’ll get the chance to walk inside the Universal Windchest.
Bio: Ray Cornils http://foko.org/kotzschmar/dt_team/cornils-ray/ Kotzschmar Organ http://foko.org/kotzschmar/about-the-organ/
  Contact: 207-553-4363
  OrganInfo: http://foko.org/kotzschmar/stop-list/
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Sunday October 5, 2014 2:00 PM -   Portland, ME
Friends of the Kotzschmar Organ Present: Kotzschmar Organ Tours
Merrill Auditorium, 20 Myrtle Street
Cost: Free
Performing: Ray Cornils, Kotzschmar Organ
Sunday October 5, 2014
Join municipal organist Ray Cornils and FOKO docents for a behind the scenes view of the magnificent Kotzschmar Organ. You’ll hear the various sounds and colors of this Austin symphonic pipe organ and see the state of the art console that is the “brain behind the instrument.” Learn the intricate workings of the pipe organ and actually walk inside the windchest.
Bio: Ray Cornils http://foko.org/kotzschmar/dt_team/cornils-ray/ Kotzschmar Organ http://foko.org/kotzschmar/about-the-organ/
  Contact: 207-553-4363
  OrganInfo: http://foko.org/kotzschmar/stop-list/
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Sunday October 5, 2014 3:00 PM -   Worcester, MA
Organ and Cornetto in concert
College of the Holy Cross, One College Street
Cost: Free
Performing: Liuwe Tamminga, organ and Bruce Dickey, cornetto
 
Organist Liuwe Tamminga and cornetto virtuoso Bruce Dickey will present a program of virtuoso early music for cornetto and organ.
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Sunday October 5, 2014 3:30 PM -   Portland, ME
Friends of the Kotzschmar Organ Present: Kotzschmar Organ Tours
Merrill Auditorium, 20 Myrtle Street
Cost: Free
Performing: Ray Cornils, Kotzschmar Organ
Sunday October 5, 2014
Join municipal organist Ray Cornils and FOKO docents for a behind the scenes view of the magnificent Kotzschmar Organ. You’ll hear the various sounds and colors of this Austin symphonic pipe organ and see the state of the art console that is the “brain behind the instrument.” Learn the intricate workings of the pipe organ and actually walk inside the windchest.
Bio: Ray Cornils http://foko.org/kotzschmar/dt_team/cornils-ray/ Kotzschmar Organ http://foko.org/kotzschmar/about-the-organ/
  Contact: 207-553-4363
  OrganInfo: http://foko.org/kotzschmar/stop-list/
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Friday October 24, 2014 8:00 PM -   Methuen, MA
MMMH Berj Zamchokian Memorial Organ Recital
Methuen Memorial Music Hall, 192 Broadway
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $20; Sr/Stu: $Children - 5
Performing: Isabelle Demers
Friday October 24, 2014
Works by MacMillan, Tchaikovsky, Reger, Mendelssohn, Bach, Laurin
Bio: http://www.mmmh.org/web_documents/program_sleeve_-berj.pdf
  Contact: 978-685-0693
  OrganInfo: http://mmmh.org/web_documents/organ_specification__-__january_2013.pdf
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Sunday October 26, 2014 4:00 PM -   Worcester, MA
The Year of the Organ: 150th Anniv Rededication Concert
Mechanics Hall, 321 Main St
Cost: Free
Performing: Hook 150th Anniv Rededication Concert
Sunday October 26, 2014
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Friday October 31, 2014 7:30 PM -   Portland, ME
Friends of the Kotzschmar Organ Present: Halloween Silent Film Night
Merrill Auditorium, 20 Myrtle Street
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $15; Sr/Stu: $ - Tickets are available through PortTIX: (
Performing: Tom Trenney
Friday October 31, 2014
An ever-popular Kotzschmar event, The Phantom of the Opera (1925) returns with Tom Trenney, organist. Pre-concert activities begin at 6:00 p.m. and include a costume contest for children and the “inner child” in all of us!
Works by Improvisation
Bio: http://foko.org/kotzschmar/dt_team/trenney-tom/
  Contact: 207-553-4363
  OrganInfo: http://foko.org/kotzschmar/stop-list/
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Sunday November 2, 2014 10:15 AM -   Worcester, MA
Rutter Requiem with full orchestra
First Unitarian, 90 Main St
Cost: Free
Performing: Will Sherwood, director of music
Sunday November 2, 2014
Works by John Rutter
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Sunday November 16, 2014 3:00 PM -   Portland, ME
Friends of the Kotzschmar Organ Present: Hymn Festival
Merrill Auditorium, 20 Myrtle Street
Cost: (unspecified)
Performing: Ray Cornils
Sunday November 16, 2014
Join Ray Cornils and area organists and choirs for an inspirational afternoon of great hymn singing. In collaboration with the Portland Chapter of the American Guild of Organists and the Salvation Army.
Works by Various, TBA
Bio: http://foko.org/kotzschmar/dt_team/cornils-ray/
  Contact: 207-553-4363
  OrganInfo: http://foko.org/kotzschmar/stop-list/
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Sunday November 16, 2014 3:00 PM -   Worcester, MA
Jonathan Moyer, organist
College of the Holy Cross, One College Street
Cost: Free
Performing: Jonathan Moyer, organist
 
New appointed Oberlin Conservatory of Music organ professor, Jonathan Moyer, will be making his Holy Cross debut.
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Sunday November 23, 2014 3:00 PM -   Worcester, MA
Jesuit Music Festival
College of the Holy Cross, One College Street
Cost: Free
Performing: Music of Christopher Willcock, SJ
 
Premier of a Holy Cross commission: Mass in Honor of Pope Francis by Christopher Willcock, SJ; the program will also feature compositions for solo organ and choir by Rev. Willcock. Performers will include the Holy Cross Schola Cantorum, the Holy Cross College Choir, organist Abraham Ross and conductors James David Christie and David Harris.
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Wednesday December 17, 2014 12:00 PM -   Worcester, MA
The Year of the Organ: Free Noontime Concert
Mechanics Hall, 321 Main St
Cost: Free
Wednesday December 17, 2014
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Tuesday December 23, 2014 7:30 PM -   Portland, ME
Friends of the Kotzschmar Organ Present: 25th Christmas with Cornils - A Kotzschmar Christmas
Merrill Auditorium, 20 Myrtle Street
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $; Sr/Stu: $ - Tickets are available through PortTIX: (
Performing: Ray Cornils, Kotzschmar Festival Brass, Parish Ringers, Musica de Filia
Tuesday December 23, 2014
Join Ray Cornils, Portland's Municipal Organist, for his 25th Christmas with Cornils concert.  Hear the triumphant sounds of the newly renovated organ and experience the brilliance!
Works by TBA
Bio: Ray Cornils http://foko.org/kotzschmar/dt_team/cornils-ray/ Musica de Filia http://www.musicadefilia.com/home
  Contact: 207-553-4363
  OrganInfo: http://foko.org/kotzschmar/stop-list/
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Sunday March 1, 2015 3:00 PM -   Portland, ME
Friends of the Kotzschmar Organ Present: Kids, Kartoons & Kotzschmar
Merrill Auditorium, 20 Myrtle Street
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $15; Sr/Stu: $ - Tickets are available through PortTIX: (
Performing: Peter Krasinski, organist; Christina Siravo, illustrator
Sunday March 1, 2015
Family concert with pre-concert activities and post-concert organ tours.
Works by TBA
Bio: Peter Krasinski http://foko.org/kotzschmar/dt_team/krasinski-peter/
  Contact: 207-553-4363
  OrganInfo: http://foko.org/kotzschmar/stop-list/
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Tuesday March 10, 2015 7:30 PM -   Portland, ME
Friends of the Kotzschmar Organ Present: Silent Film Night
Merrill Auditorium, 20 Myrtle Street
Cost: Tickets: Gen: $15; Sr/Stu: $ - Tickets are available through PortTIX: (
Performing: Peter Krasinski
Tuesday March 10, 2015
Presenting Nize People and The Golem in collaboration with the Maine Jewish Film Festival.
Works by Improvisation
Bio: Peter Krasinski http://foko.org/kotzschmar/dt_team/krasinski-peter/ Maine Jewish Film Festival http://www.mjff.org/
  Contact: 207-553-4363
  OrganInfo: http://foko.org/kotzschmar/stop-list/
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Sunday April 12, 2015 3:00 PM -   Worcester, MA
William Porter, organist
College of the Holy Cross, One College Street
Cost: Free
Performing: William Porter, organist
 
William Porter will close the 2014-2015 Holy Cross Chapel Artists Series. His program will feature several improvisations in various historic styles.
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