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St. John’s Organ Society Celebrates 25th Anniversary in 2017!

We begin our celebration with our International Concert on Tuesday, June 6, 2017, at 7:30 pm.  Organist, teacher, and church musician, Dana Robinson, will perform music of César Franck and Felix Mendelssohn on the historic organ at St. John’s Catholic Church (207 York St., Bangor). Robinson is on the faculty of the School of Music at the University of Illinois, and is organist at Grace Lutheran Church in Champaign, Illinois.
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To continue our celebration, we will offer the Maine Historic Organ Institute, October 24 – 28, 2017.  A benefit for the St. John’s Organ Society, this Institute features concerts, lectures, master classes, and a guided tour of extraordinary 19th-Century pipe organs by E. & G. G. Hook and George Stevens in beautiful Maine.
Faculty:
Kevin Birch, University of Maine
Margaret Harper, Young Organist Collaborative
Christian Lane, Boston Organ Studio
Jonathan Moyer, Oberlin College Conservatory of Music
Dana Robinson, University of Illinois

Learn more about the Institute


Hook Opus 288St. John’s Organ Society is a non-profit organization dedicated
to the preservation and appreciation of E. & G. G. Hook’s Opus 288 (1860)
built for St. John’s Roman Catholic Church in Bangor, Maine.

Providing Summer Organ Concerts, Educational Tours, and
Community Outreach since 1992.

 


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