Concert Series Brochure.
Twenty of the new season’s artists are making their debut performances at Spivey Hall.
Ken Cowan, organ
Ken Cowan is "one of the most outstanding young organists on the scene today. His unassuming manner and his sure and relaxed technique hide a fiery yet totally musical approach to organ playing" (The Diapason).
With numerous acclaimed recordings to his credit, Canadian-born Cowan is highly in demand both as recitalist and teacher. In a wide range of repertoire, his consistently enthralls with his "technical mastery, expressivity, musicaity, and sheer brilliance" (The American Organist).
ProgramMENDELSSOHN-BARTHOLDY Sonata No. 1 in F minor
J.S. BACH "Gigue" Fugue in G major, BWV 577
DURUFLÉ Suite, Op. 5
LAURIN Étude Hèroïque
SAINT-SAËNS Danse macabre
REGER Fantasy on the Chorale "Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme"