Vincent Dubois Organ Concert
Monday, April 8

Covenant Presbyterian Church
33 Burton Hills Blvd., Nashville

  Mini Class – 6:00 PM – Accessible Choral Music for Youth and Adults, Gayle Sullivan
Dinner – 6:30 PM
Concert – 7:30 PM – Sanctuary

Menu: Beef Brisket, Spring Salad, Roasted Vegetables, Rolls, and Apple-Cranberry Cobbler with Ice Cream

Please join us for the opportunity to hear in concert one of today’s premier organists, Vincent Dubois, from Paris, France. His international stature is such that you are encouraged to invite other lovers of organ music for this dazzling performance.

Also, the mini class led by Gayle Sullivan will feature accessible choral music for youth and adult choirs. Please consider inviting your choir directors for this informative session.

Vincent Dubois’ program for the night is as follows.

Passacaglia and fugue in c minor-Johann Sebastian Bach

Sonata on the psalm 94-Julius Reubke

Carillon de Westminster-Louis Vierne

Prelude and Fugue on the name A.L.A.I.N.-Maurice Duruflé

Rigaudon, Menuet, Toccata (from “Tombeau de Couperin”)-Maurice Ravel

Improvisation

Vincent Dubois is titular organist at the Cathedral of Notre-Dame in Paris, France, where he serves alongside Olivier Latry and Philippe Lefebvre. He is also the newly appointed Professor of organ interpretation and improvisation at the Hochschule für Musik (University of Music), Saarbrücken, Germany. A graduate of the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique in Paris where he earned First Prizes in Organ (Olivier Latry's organ class), Harmony, Counterpoint, Fugue and 20th -century composition; Dubois took the world's stage in 2002 by winning two major organ competitions: the Recital Gold Medal at the Calgary International Organ Competition, and the Grand Prize at the International Competition of Toulouse, France.

Prior to joining the faculty at the Hochschule für Musik in Saarbrücken, Germany, Mr. Dubois held the distinguished post of Director General of the Strasbourg National and Superior Conservatory of Music in France from 2012 until 2022, and he taught organ at the Freiburg Musikhochschule in Germany from 2018 until 2022. Mr. Dubois has additionally taught organ master classes at such prestigious institutions in the U.S.A., as Yale University, The Eastman School of Music, The Curtis Institute of Music, Oberlin College, Baylor University, The University of St. Paul, Emory University, and the University of Michigan, where he served as Continuing Guest Artist for a two-year period from 2014 to 2016.

Pipelines Sub Organists Dinner Reservations Programs

PEDALS, PIPES AND PIZZA

You are invited to meet Rex,
the King of the Instruments!

 

If you are between the ages of 8-18, you won’t want to miss this opportunity to experience something new. Our chapter is hosting  a Pedals, Pipes, and Pizza event in Clarksville. For dates, more information, and reservations click on this link.

 


 

The American Guild of Organists (AGO) is the national professional association serving the organ and choral music fields. The Guild serves approximately 13,000 members in 275 chapters throughout the United States, Europe, Asia, and Australia. Founded in 1896 as both an educational and service organization, the Guild seeks to set and maintain high musical standards and to promote understanding and appreciation of all aspects of organ and choral music.

The Nashville Chapter was founded in 1933 with 20 members. Today, the chapter has grown to over 200 members representing many churches and universities in the area.

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Brentwood, TN 37027