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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.
PAUL MEIER, Concert Organist
Sunday, January 13, 2019, 3 p.m.
Works by Sowerby, Bach, Dupre, Franck and more
Tickets can be purchased at the Cathedral Office during regular business hours. Tickets are just $10 for adults, $5 students, and children 12 and under are free. Tickets will also be available at the door.
Fantasia and Fugue in G minor, BWV 542 -Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern, BuxWV 223 - Dietrich Buxtehude (c. 1637-1707)
Fantasia in F Minor, K. 608 - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
Choral n° 1 in E major - César Franck (1822-1890)
Carillon - Leo Sowerby (1895-1968)
Prelude and Fugue in B major, op. 7 no. 1 - Marcel Dupré (1886-1971)
Paul Meier is Director of Music at Grace and Holy Trinity Cathedral, Kansas City. His performance highlights include appearances as a featured organist with the Los Angeles Master Chorale at Walt Disney Concert Hall and with the Pacific Symphony at Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall and as a guest organist with the Kansas City Symphony at Helzberg Hall. As a collaborative organist, he has performed under conductors James Conlon, Carl St. Clair, Grant Gershon, and Robert Spano. He received a Doctor of Musical Arts degree and a Master of Music degree, both with honors, from the University of Southern California, where he studied with Cherry Rhodes, and a Bachelor of Music degree from Rice University, where he studied with Clyde Holloway, with additional studies at the Norddeutschen Orgelakademie with Harald Vogel. Prior to his appointment at GHTC, Dr. Meier was Assistant Director of Music at Grace Cathedral, San Francisco. He previously served as Associate Organist at St. James’ Episcopal Church, Los Angeles, Organist at Bel Air Presbyterian Church, Los Angeles, and Organist at Christ the King Lutheran Church, Houston.