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This Music and Arts Series is an outreach of Grace Cathedral in Topeka, KS.  Please take a moment to check out all of our upcoming concerts and Cloister Gallery events.  You can also find out how you can get more involved or become a Friend of GREAT SPACES.  With a dozen or more concerts each season and new artists featured monthly in the gallery, there is truly something for everyone.

Upcoming Concerts

David Enlow, Concert Organist

Sunday, Feburary 8, 3 p.m.
Tickets: $10/adults, $5/students, 12 & younger free
Purchase tickets online here.

Concert organist and member of the Julliard School faculty David Enlow presents the next GREAT SPACES Music & Arts Series event at Grace Cathedral, Topeka. This internationally acclaimed organist and composer will perform works by Franck, Grieg and Debussy plus an improvisation on themes submitted by audience members. This event is co-sponsored by the Topeka Chapter of the American Guild of Organists. View David's website. Listen to samples and view Mr. Enlow here.

The Program
Suite “from Holberg’s time”                                                                            Edvard Grieg (1843 – 1907)                             
                Prelude                                                                                        transcribed by David Enlow
                Sarabande
                Gavotte

Grande Pièce Symphonique                                                                          César Franck (1822-1890)                               
                Andantino serioso
                Allegro non troppo maestoso
                Andante-Allegro-Andante
                Allegro non troppo maestoso
               
Petite Suite                                                                                                  Claude Debussy (1862-1918)                          
                En bateau                                                                                     transcribed by David Enlow
Cortège
Menuet
Ballet

Prelude and Fugue:  Improvisation on Themes Submitted by  the Audience

Biography
David Enlow, hailed for his "enormous virtuosity" (Stuttgarter Zeitung), "arresting performances" (The American Organist), and his "gutsy, yet sensitive" playing (Organ Canada), is a concert organist and church musician who has performed across the United States, in Canada, and across England & Europe. Mr. Enlow’s recent recording of the complete major organ works of César Franck on the Pro Organo label, Pater Seraphicus, has been well reviewed, notably in the French language press.

Mr. Enlow is Organist and Choir Master of the Church of the Resurrection in New York, where he directs a professional choir. His choir at the Church of the Resurrection performs over fifty mass settings each season, often with orchestra. He is a member of the organ faculty of The Juilliard School, responsible for the service playing component of the curriculum, and also Dean of the New York City Chapter, American Guild of Organists. Mr. Enlow is a member of the Guild’s National Committee on Professional Certification, serving as an examiner of organists nationwide. Active in early music, David Enlow is the Organist of the Clarion Orchestra and Repetiteur of the Clarion Choir.

Mr. Enlow holds both a bachelor’s and a master's degree from The Juilliard School where he studied with Paul Jacobs and John Weaver. He also studied at the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia, and with John Tuttle in Toronto.
David is a Fellow of the American Guild of Organists, winner of the S. Lewis Elmer & Fellowship prizes, and an Associate of the Royal Canadian College of Organists, winner of the Barker Prize. He has also won several national performance competition first prizes including those of the Arthur Poister Competition and the Albert Schweitzer Organ Festival USA.  (www.davidenlow.com)

 

See our entire 2014-15 Concert Series line-up.

 

 

 

 


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