Organ Master Class to Be Held With James Kibbie

Posted on 2/27/2018 9:05:04 PM

On Saturday, March 3, 2018, internationally acclaimed organist James Kibbie will present a master class at Calvary Presbyterian Church, 695 School Street, Indiana, Pennsylvania. The class will be from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. All are welcome to commence for an informal breakfast gathering at 9:30 a.m. to meet Dr. Kibbie.

James KibbieThe master class is made possible because of the generosity of the Carol Teti Memorial Scholarship Committee. Organ scores will be provided.  Admission is free.

James Kibbie is chair of the Organ Department and is university organist at the University of Michigan. He maintains a full schedule of concert, recording, and festival engagements throughout North America and Europe, including appearances at the Cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris, Royal Festival Hall in London, Dvořak Hall in Prague, and Lincoln Center in New York.  

A frequent jury member of international organ competitions, he has himself been awarded the Grand Prix d’Interprétation at the prestigious International Organ Competition of Chartres, France, and is also the only American to have won the International Organ Competition of the Prague Spring Festival in what is now the Czech Republic. Visit his profile on the University of Michigan website for further information on Kibbie’s enviable biography.

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