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June 15 ~ Free Noontime Organ Music at National City Christian Church

Fri., Jun. 15th (12:15-1pm): The free, 45-minute)Friday lunch hour pipe organ recital series at National City Christian Church on Thomas Circle, NW continues with  Juilliard School of Music doctoral candidate Colin MacKnight wh will perform a “fantastic” program of organ works featuring fantasies by C. Hubert H. Parry, Percy Whitlock, and David Goode.

On the 22nd,  Lynn Trapp from Cockeysville, Maryland will perform a colorful program of organ works by Nadia Boulanger, Niels Gade, and Albert Alain.

And closing out the month, on the 29th, Vienna, Virginia organist John Nothaft will close the Spring series performing works by J.S. Bach, Louis Vierne, William Bolcom, and Marcel Dupré. Concerts will resume after Labor Day.

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 These performances all take place inside the soaring John Russell Pope-designed sanctuary (reminiscent of a great Christopher Wren church in London) featuring National City’s magnificent, over 6,000-pipe, five-keyboard Möller organ. For more information, visit the church’s Music at Midday web page or call the church’s music office at (202) 797-0103.


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