Organ Dedication Service
Sunday, May 17
Lutheran Church of the Resurrection is celebrating the installation of their new state of the art Rodgers 588 three manual organ with a Dedication Service on Sunday, May 17, 2015, at 2:00pm.
This will be a service spotlighting no less than 9 organists from around the world including:
Neil Weston, Royal Academy of Music, London, England; former organist Chelmsford Cathedral, England and St. Steven’s, Washington D.C.
Dr. Jan Kraybill organ conservator, Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts, Kansas
City, Mo; principal organist Community of Christ Auditorium & Temple, Independence, Mo; and former organist Lutheran Church of the Resurrection
Dr. Mario Pearson, formerly of Cape Town, South Africa; organist Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Kansas City, Mo
John Schaefer, organist Grace & Holy Trinity Cathedral, Kansas City, Mo
Thomas Zachacz, formerly of Manhattan, New York; organist Redeemer Lutheran Church, Olathe, Ks
Dr. Wayne Smith, organist Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Overland Park, Ks
William T. Stewart, organist Immanuel Lutheran Church, Kansas City, Mo; founder of the Bach Cantata Series
Richard Jeric, organist Lutheran Church of the Resurrection; currently working on his Artist Certificate at University of Missouri – Kansas City Conservatory of Music and Dance; Midwest Chamber Ensemble
Jessica Koebbe, Instructor of piano MidAmerica Nazarene University; active chamber musician; doctoral candidate at University of Missouri – Kansas City Conservatory of Music and Dance.
Joining this stellar list of organists will be:
Patricia Latshaw, flutist Lutheran Church of the Resurrection, director handbell choir; serves on the Area 8 board of the Handbell Musicians of America; ringing member Rezound!, Kansas City’s auditioned community handbell ensemble
Rebecca Trites, soprano soloist, cantor, choir member Lutheran Church of the Resurrection; studied with Patricia Roberts at Belmont University in Nashville, TN