September 18, 2013

Salem to Celebrate Organ Renovation with Concert Series

Salem College celebrates the renovation of the historic 1965 Flentrop Organ in Shirley Recital Hall with a series of free concert events featuring renowned musicians this fall in Elberson Fine Arts Center. Click here to read the Winston-Salem Journal article on the organ renovation.

Flentrop Organ Renovation Celebration Inaugural Concert 
featuring Organist Timothy Olsen
Friday, September 27, 7:30 p.m.
Shirley Recital Hall 
Salem College’s organ professor, Timothy Olsen, begins a series of musical events featuring the 1965 Flentrop organ.

Legendary Pianist Frank Glazer
Friday, October 18, 7:30 p.m.
Shirley Recital Hall 

Master Class with Frank Glazer
Saturday, October 19, 10 a.m.–12 p.m.

This distinguished piano-world statesman returns for a recital that will include Beethoven’s Op. 109 and the Op. 77 Fantasia, Barber’s Excursions and Liszt’s Paraphrase on Verdi’s Rigoletto.

Flute Phenomenon Leone Buyse
with Barbara Lister-Sink, piano and Debra Reuter-Pivetta, flute
Sunday, November 17, 7:30 p.m.
Shirley Recital Hall

Flute Master Class with Leone Buyse
Monday, November 18, 10 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

One of America’s foremost flutists and pedagogues, this renowned world-class performer received the 2010 Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Flute Association.

Flentrop Organ Renovation Celebration—Organ and TrumpetTimothy Olsen, organ and Judith Saxton, trumpet
Friday, November 22, 7:30 p.m.
Shirley Recital Hall
Organist Timothy Olsen teams up with his organ/trumpet duo partner and UNCSA colleague, Judith Saxton, for a program of kaleidoscopic colors drawn from the newly-renovated 1965 Flentrop organ and various trumpets and mutes.