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Competition Winners' Recital

Friday, April 20, 2018

Competition Winners' Recital

Gloria Dei Lutheran Church

4501 Main Street, Downers Grove, Illinois

Set aside this Friday night to hear three exciting, new talents that have been recognized by our chapter. First prize went to FVAGO member Josh Ring, graduate student of Dr. Gregory Hand at the University of Northern Iowa. Second prize went to K├Ąthe Wright Kaufman, graduate student of David Higgs at Eastman School of Music. Third prize went to FVAGO member Charlie Carpenter, student of Dr. Dennis Northway.

Members' Recital: Music of Living Composers

Sunday, April 29, 2018 4 PM

Music of Living Composers

St. Matthew United Church of Christ

1420 S. Gables Blvd., Wheaton, Illinois

This will be an exciting afternoon of truly contemporary music, as chapter members play works by living composers. Several selections will be presented by the composers themselves which certainly will add to the freshness of the ideas and musicality.

Annual Meeting, Dinner & Program

Friday, May 11, 2018 5:30 PM (Dinner) and 7:30 PM (Program)

Chicago Gargoyle Brass and the St. Charles Singers

Baker Memorial United Methodist Church

307 Cedar Avenue, St. Charles, Illinois

Presented by the Fox Valley Chapter of the American Guild of Organists, concert highlights include the world premiere of a new brass and organ arrangement of Arnold Schoenberg's sublime, late-Romantic tone poem Transfigured Night. In a first-time collaboration, the Chicago Gargoyle Brass and Organ Ensemble and St. Charles Singers professional chamber choir perform Love Songs (Shakespeare), a recent work based on four of William Shakespeare's love poems. They'll be joined by narrator Kevin Gudahl, a Joseph Jefferson award-winning actor whose stage credits include more than 30 productions with Chicago Shakespeare Theater.

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