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Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Social time: 10:00 am  Meeting: 10:30 am
Gloria Dei Lutheran Church
Patrick Parker, Piano

Highly regarded for interpretations of German Romantic composers, Patrick Parker has been hailed for his "excellent technique and musicality" and "strong rhythmic lines and expressive phrasing. Initially compelled by the music of J.S. Bach, Patrick established Houston Baroque as music director and has recently been named Minister of Music and Organist, Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd.

Patrick’s program will be exclusively by Mendelssohn and he will elaborate on his experience on the Mendelssohn organ in Leipzig and talk about Mendelssohn’s development as an organist.

Program
  Ostinato in C Minor
  Andante alla Marcia in B-flat Major
  Prelude in D minor
  Andante with Variations in D Major
  Prelude and Fugue No. 1 in C minor, Op. 37
  Organ Sonatas, Op. 65
  Sonata IV


Gloria Dei Lutheran is located at 18220 Upper Bay Road in Nassau Bay, 2 blocks south of the Johnson Space Center.


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