2014–15 Programs

AKRON AGO 2014-15 PROGRAMS (upcoming events only)

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List of Events

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Demonstration on the new Schantz/Rodgers organ
(Akron AGO event)

Sunday, Sep 13, 2015 — 3:00 pm

Faith Lutheran (Akron) (See more venue info or get directions)
2726 W Market St, Akron

Bob Mollard, presenter
Dinner following at The Rail (3265 W Market St, Summit Mall). RSVP to Lynn (330-244-8808) no later than Wednesday, Sept. 9 at 5 pm.

Craig Cramer
(organ concert, Akron AGO event)

Saturday, Sep 26, 2015 — 8:00 pm

First Congregational (Hudson) (See more venue info or get directions)
47 Aurora St, Hudson, OH

Craig Cramer is Professor of Organ and Artist in Residence at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana. He also serves as organist at St. David of Wales Episcopal Church in Elkhart, Indiana. He holds degrees from Westminster Choir College and the Eastman School of Music where he earned the Doctor of Musical Arts degree in Organ Performance. The Eastman School also awarded him the prestigious Performer’s Certificate in Organ. He has studied with Russell Saunders, William Hays, James Drake, David Boe, and André Marchal (Paris). Cramer has been named the winner of several important competitions.

Dr. Cramer will play a recital of music by J.S. Bach and Buxtehude. He is an international expert on the music of Buxtehude, having presented his complete organ works (nine concerts’ worth) in honor of the 300th anniversary of his death in 2007. Cramer was featured last year at the American Guild of Organists (AGO) National Convention in Boston and currently has 15 compact disc recordings.

Admission is FREE. FCC is located in beautiful downtown Hudson at 47 Aurora St. This concert is part of the church’s 150th anniversary of the building of their Sanctuary. For more information, please contact Thomas M. Scott, Ph.D. at tscott@hudsonucc.org or call 330-650-4048.

With Cheerful Voice: A Festival of Hymns (John Walker, organist)
(Akron AGO event, hymn festival)

Sunday, Oct 25, 2015 — 4:00 pm

St Paul's Episcopal (Akron) (See more venue info or get directions)
1361 W Market St, Akron

Sponsored by Billow Funeral Homes and the Akron Chapter of the American Guild of Organists