Preludes at St. Michael's

Sunday, February 12, 2017
Event Title: Preludes at St. Michael's
  • Region: Ontario
  • Venue / Location: St. Michael's Cathedral Basilica, 65 Bond St., Toronto
  • Time: 11:45am
  • Price: --
  • Genre: Keyboard
  • External Link: williamomeara.com
Description:

William O'Meara performs music by Gordon Atkinson, Margaret Drynan and Florence Durell Clark as the prelude music at the three Masses with choir sung by St. Michael's Choir School.
Casavant Opus 3907 (76 ranks). Nineteen Canadian composers are featured over the course of the season of Preludes (Oct. 2 , 2016 - June 25, 2017)

PRELUDE SCHEDULE:
Saturday, Feb, 11 at 4:45 p.m.
Sunday, Feb. 12 at 9:45 a.m. and 11:45 a.m.

PROGRAM
Soliloquy - Gordon Atkinson (b. 1928)
Prelude & Fugue in C minor - Margaret Drynan (1915-1999)
Cathedral Procession - Florence Durrel Clark (1891-1977)

Canadian composers included this season in the organ solos include Violet Archer, Maya Badian, Gerald Bales, John Burge, Florence Durell Clark, Margaret Drynan, Robert Fleming, Ernest Gagnon, Emily Hall, Ruth Watson Henderson, Jacques Hétu, Clarence Lucas, Walter MacNutt, Roger Matton, François Morel, Joseph Roff, Heather Spry, Georges-Émile Tanguay and Victor Togni.

More information about the full season of preludes: http://williamomeara.com/st-michaels-cathedral/repertoire-2016-2017/