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Organ Music You May Not Know for the Winter Seasons
November 7, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am CST
Dr. Margaret Harper
Associate Director of Music and Organist
Saint Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church, Dallas, TX
This session will focus on organ music for Advent, Christmas, and Epiphany. Dr. Harper will share her favorite organ music—both new and tried-and-true—with the hope of expanding your repertoire of possibilities for the upcoming winter seasons.
Can't attend on Saturday? No problem. Register as you would normally; you will receive an email just before the November 7 session with instructions for acquiring the recorded presentation and associated materials at a later time!
Registration closes at 12:00 noon CST on Friday, November 6.
Because this session requires access to sheet music, it is open to members only. Membership registration is quick and affordable, and ACDA and AGO members enjoy discounted rates! Click HERE to see all that a CMI membership can do for you, and to register today.
Margaret Harper is the Associate Director of Music and Organist at Saint Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church in Dallas, TX, one of the nation's largest Episcopal churches. At Saint Michael, she assists in running a diverse music department, including a newly formed RSCM-based Chorister program. Before coming to Saint Michael, Margaret served as the Director of Music and Liturgy at St. John’s Episcopal Church in Portsmouth, NH. Under her direction, the church developed The Choir School at St. John’s, an after-school music program aimed at low-income youth. In its first three years, the Choir School premiered a newly commissioned work at the Newburyport Chamber Music Festival.
In addition, Margaret has served as Artist Faculty in Organ at the University of Southern Maine, on the faculty and board of the Young Organist Collaborative, and as a secondary instructor of organ at the Eastman School of Music. She has given solo organ recitals across the U.S. and in continental Europe and Asia. She has presented papers at conferences of the American Bach Society and the American Guild of Organists. Margaret holds a Doctor of Musical Arts degree and a Performer’s Certificate from the Eastman School of Music. She is active in the Association of Anglican Musicians (in which she currently serves as co-chair for that organization's 2021 national conference as well as on its Professional Concerns and Development Committee) and the American Guild of Organists.
NOTE: REGISTRATION IS CLOSED FOR THIS EVENT.