Gunnison Chapel Recitals

St. Lawrence University Recitals 2015-2016
Gunnison Memorial Chapel

Friday, September 18 at 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
Music for High Holy Days

Friday, October 30 at 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
Fabulous Fugues

Friday, November 13 at 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
Music for Thanksgiving

Friday, December 4 at 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
Music for Christmas

Friday, February 5 at 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
Remembering African-American History

Friday, March 11 at 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
Music of the Masters

Saturday, April 2 from 1:30 to 6:00 p.m. - Seventh Annual J.S. Bach Marathon 

Friday, April 22 at 12:5 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series 
Let's Celebrate

Wednesday, May 4 from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. - Yom HaShoah

St. Lawrence University and the Associated Colleges
of St. Lawrence Valley
Recitals 2014-15

Thursday, September 11 at 12:15 p.m. - Associated Colleges Concert
(Hosmer Hall, SUNY Potsdam)
Grand Music for the Organ

Friday, September 26 at 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
(Unitarian Universalist Church of Canton) 
Music for High Holy Days

Thursday, October 2 at 12:15 p.m. - Associated Colleges Concert 
(Hosmer Hall, SUNY Potsdam) 
Explosive Organ Music by Herman Berlinski and Charles-Marie Widor

Friday, December 5 at 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
(Unitarian Universalist Church of Canton)
Music for Christmas

Friday, January 23 at 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
(Unitarian Universalist Church of Canton)
Music from the Baroque - This concert has been canceled. 

Friday, February 6 at 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
(Unitarian Universalist Church of Canton)
Celebrating African-American Music

Thursday, February 12 at 12:15 p.m. - Associated Colleges Concert 
(Hosmer Hall, SUNY Potsdam)
Organ Music by African-American Composers

Wednesday, March 11 at 12:15 p.m. - Associated Colleges Concert 
(Hosmer Hall, SUNY Potsdam)
Celebrating Johann Sebastian Bach and César Franck

Saturday, March 28 from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. - Sixth Annual J.S. Bach Marathon
(Unitarian Universalist Church of Canton)
Celebrating the music of Bach and his sons

Friday, April 10 at 12:15 - Noon in the Chapel Series
(Unitarian Universalist Church of Canton)
Celebrate Spring!

St. Lawrence University Recitals 2013-2014

September 6, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
(Gunnison Memorial Chapel)
Music for High Holy Days

September 11, 5:00 p.m. - Remember 9/11
(Gunnison Memorial Chapel)
Coming Together!

November 15, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
(Unitarian Universalist Church of Canton)
Great Festival Organ Music

December 13, 12:15 p.m. – Noon in the Chapel Series
(Unitarian Universalist Church of Canton)
Music for Christmas

January 24, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
(Unitarian Universalist Church of Canton)
Music of the Great Organ Composers

February 14, 12:15 p.m. – Noon in the Chapel Series
(Unitarian Universalist Church of Canton)
African-American Sprituals in honor of Black History Month

March 22, 1:00 to 6:00 p.m. - Fifth Annual J.S. Bach Marathon
(Unitarian Universalist Church of Canton)

March 28, 12:15 p.m. – Noon in the Chapel Series
(Unitarian Universalist Church of Canton)
Music of the Late Renaissance and Early Baroque

April 18, 12:15 p.m. – Noon in the Chapel Series
(Unitarian Universalist Church of Canton)
Music for Good Friday

St. Lawrence University Recitals 2012-2013
Gunnison Memorial Chapel

September 21, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
Music for High Holy Days

October 20, 8:00 p.m. - Celebrate Women!

October 27, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
Halloween Program for Children

November 30, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
Music of Charles-Marie Widor

December 7, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
Music for the Holidays, including Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanza

January 25, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
The Organ Masters

February 22, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
Music for Black History Month

March 23 - Fourth Annual J.S. Bach Marathon

March 29, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
Music for Good Friday

Friday, April 12, 12:15 - Noon in the Chapel Series
Music with guest artists to hope for spring!!

St. Lawrence University Recitals 2011-2012
Gunnison Memorial Chapel

September 11, 7:00 p.m. - Remembering 9/11 - Ten Years Later
A gathering for reflection in words and music
With orchestra and chorus
Christian Hosmer, Conductor and Sondra Goldsmith Proctor, Organ and Chorus Director
Requium by Gabriel Fauré

October 7, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
Music of Yom Kippur and Rosh Hashanah

October 29, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
Music for Halloween

December 9, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
Music of Christmas

February 24, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
Remembering Black History Month

March 24, 2:00 to 7:00 p.m. - Third Annual J.S. Bach Marathon

March 30, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
Music of the Masters
With guest soloists

April 19, 5:00 p.m. - Service of Yom Hashoah

May 4, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
Celebrate Spring!

St. Lawrence University Recitals 2010-2011
Gunnison Memorial Chapel

August 25 - Convocation:
Prelude and Postlude Music: Organ Voluntaires

September 10, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series:
Music of Yom Kippur and Rosh Hashanah
Featuring organ music of Samuel Adler, Oskar Gottlieb Blarr, William Bolcom, and Herman Berlinski
With Laura Rediehs, flute and the Ad Hoc Singers

October 1, 2, 3 - Family Weekend
Stained Glass Tour and Organ Recital
Focusing on music of the time of the installation of the organ
(1926 installation; music of the turn of the century)

October 29, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series:
Organ Transcriptions of selections from "Pictures at an Exhibition" by Mussorgsky,
"Carnival of the Animals" by Saint-Saens, and "Peer Gynt Suite No. 1" by Grieg
NYSARC Art Exhibit

December 10, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series:
Christmas Music for the Cathedral
Featuring music of England and France: Andrew Carter, David Willcocks, Louis Claude Daquin, Jean Langlais, Marcel Dupre
With the Ad Hoc Singers

January 28, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series:
Music of Scandinavia
NYSARC Art Exhibit

February 25, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series:
Our African American Heritage
With the Ad Hoc Singers

March 25, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series:
Early Masters of the Grand Organ Weimar, J.S. Bach, and Cesar Franck

April 2, 2:00 to 9:00 p.m. – Second Annual J.S. Bach Marathon
With special guests
Year of Collaborative Music
NYSARC Art Exhibit
North Country Public Radio is our media sponsor

April 22, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series:
Music for Good Friday with readings
Featuring music from the Hebrew tradition
With the Ad Hoc Singers

May 2, 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. – Yom Hashoah and Remembering:
Readings and musical reflections

St. Lawrence University Recitals 2009-2010
Gunnison Memorial Chapel

September 25, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series:
Music of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur
Featuring music of Bloch and Berlinski
With the Ad Hoc Singers

October 3, 1:45 p.m. - Family Weekend Recital

October 23, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series:
Music for an Inauguration

November 13, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series:
Music of Thanksgiving

December 11, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series:
Music for Christmas
Featuring music of Pierre Villette and Charles Tournemire
With the Ad Hoc Singers

January 29, 12:15 p.m. - Organ Demonstration and Choral Presentation:
For Parishville-Hopkinton Central School
With the Ad Hoc Singers

February 19, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series:
Celebrating Black History Month
Unfamiliar and familiar spirituals sung and played, with the Ad Hoc Singers

March 20, 4:00 to 9:00 p.m. - J.S. Bach Marathon
Featuring organists from Malone to Watertown
North Country Public Radio is our media sponsor

March 26, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series:
Sonata No. 1 by Felix Mendelssohn and Toccata and Fugue by Max Reger

April 10, 8:00 p.m. - Music of Eastern Europe:
Four Hands, Four Feet Martin Kasparek and Sondra Goldsmith Proctor, Organists
(Sponsored by the St. Lawrence University Music Department)

April 23, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series:
Celebrate Spring with Jazz
Featuring the Gunnison Memorial Chapel Organ
With the Ad Hoc Singers

Noon in the Chapel Concerts 2008-09
Gunnison Memorial Chapel

Music for Brownbaggers
Co-sponsored by the St. Lawrence River Chapter of American Guild of Organists
Fridays at 12:15 p.m.


Bring your lunch to hear concerts in the elegant beauty of the chapel. All concerts of 2008-2009 will celebrate the International Year of the Organ.
 
September 12 – Franck and Bach

October 3 – Music of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur
featuring the music of Herman Berlinski

November 14 – Thanksgiving and Joy!

December 12 – Noel!

February 27 – Celebrating Spirituals and African-American Composers

March 27 – Celebrating the International Year of the Organ
Featuring music composed especially for the IYO from around the world

April 10 – Music for Good Friday