Musique de Saint Louis
Organ pipes Casavant Freres Organ

The refinement of the music program has made the Church of Saint Louis a beacon, drawing those whose spirits would be nourished by the sound of glorious liturgical music. The 1998 Casavant Frčres Organ, the Laura L'Allier and Raymond Houle memorial organ, continues to draw guest organists from around the country to perform recitals for Concert Series and Tuesday "Lunch-time" Recitals. Some of the works performed have been specially Commissioned pieces which had their debut at the Church of Saint Louis. Everyone is invited to come and enjoy this musical and spiritual experience. For concert information call (651) 224-8847.

Tuesday Organ Recitals

The recitals begin at 12:35 p.m. and last about a half-hour. They are open to the public and there is no admission charge.


To receive a weekly email with information detailing each upcoming recital, as well as notice of any cancellations, please send a message of interest to: st.louismusicdept@comcast.net.

 




RECITALS JANUARY-MAY 2015

January 2015

13 - Isaac Drewes, Organ Scholar, The Church of Saint Louis, King of France; studio of Dr. Catherine Rodland, St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN

20 - Kraig Windschitl, Principal Organist, Mount Olivet Lutheran Church, Minneapolis/Victoria/Farmington, MN; Organist and Carilloneur, The Breck School, Golden Valley, MN

27 - William Chouinard, Organist/Music Coordinator, Saint Andrew's Lutheran Church (ELCA), Mahtomedi, MN

February 2015

3 - Paul Barte, Associate Professor of Music History and University Organist, Ohio University School of Music, Athens, OH

10 - David Jenkins, Liturgical Music Director, The Saint Paul Seminary, University of Saint Thomas, Saint Paul, MN

24 - Christopher Ganza, Organist and Choirmaster Designate, Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Minneapolis, MN

March 2015

3 - David Saunders - Assistant Organist, Church of Christ the King, Toledo, OH

10 - George Fergus - Organ Scholar, Grace Episcopal Church, New York City; studio of Dr. Martin Jean, Yale University, New Haven, CT

24 - Jessica Park - Saint Anthony Park United Church of Christ, Saint Paul, MN; Studio of Dr. Dean Billmeyer, The Universty of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

April 2015

14 - Stephen Hamilton - Concert Organist; Music Director Emeritus, Episcopal Church of the Holy Trinity, New York City

21 - Dean Billmeyer - Professor of Organ and Harpsichord; University Organist, The University of Minnesota School of Music, Minneapolis, MN

May 2015

5 - James Hicks - Concert Organist, Bernardsville, NJ

12 - Melanie Ohnstad - Minister of Music & the Arts, Organist, Westminster Presbyterian Church, Minneapolis, MN

19 - Benjamin Kolodziej - Organist and Director of Worship, Lord of Life Lutheran Church, Plano, TX; Chapel Organist, Perkins Chapel, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX