Sacred Sounds

2017 - 2018 SEASON
Very Reverend James A. Shanley, Episcopal Vicar, Rector of the Cathedral
Dr. Ezequiel Menéndez, Director of Music




Albert Schweitzer 2017 Organ Festival


20th Anniversary Opening Concert


Friday, September 29, 2017 at 7:30 p.m.


Welcome to the 20th Anniversary Opening Concert, with virtuoso performances


by renowned American concert organists and competition judges (Meet the Judges):


Diane Meredith Belcher

Lecturer in Music Theory & Organ at Dartmouth College


David Hurd

Professor of Sacred Music and Director of Chapel Music at General Theological Seminary


Christian Lane

Director, Boston Organ Studio


In memory of David Spicer, Founder of the Albert Schweitzer Organ Festival

Fauré Requiem

Amazing Grace arr. Mark Wilberg

Chorus Angelicus, Gaudeamus and The Cathedral Schola Cantorum

Conductor, Dr. Gabriel Löfvall

Organist, Dr. Ezequiel Menéndez

Including featured guest soloists and instrumentalists


Pre-concert exhibit of Schweitzer memorabilia from the Albert Schweitzer Institute at Quinnipiac University


All events are at the Cathedral of Saint Joseph, 140 Farmington Avenue, Hartford, CT, 06105.
There is no admission charge for concerts at the Cathedral (except where stated).

A free-will offering will be graciously accepted.



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