Gunnison Chapel Recitals

Please note:
During the reconstruction of Gunnison Memorial Chapel, the Noon in the Chapel
concerts will be at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Canton, 3 ½ East Main Street.
Associated Colleges of the St. Lawrence Valley concerts are at Hosmer Hall, SUNY Potsdam.

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
Grand Music for the Organ

Friday, September 26 at 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Concert
Music for High Holy Days

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

Friday, December 5 at 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Concert
Music for Christmas

Friday, January 23 at 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Concert
Music from the Baroque

Friday, February 6 at 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Concert
Celebrating African-American Music

Thursday, February 12 at 12:15 p.m. - Associated Colleges Concert
Organ Music by African-American Composers

Wednesday, March 11 at 12:15 p.m. - Associated Colleges Concert
Celebrating Johann Sebastian Bach and César Franck

Saturday, March 28 from 1:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. - Johann Sebastian 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 Concert
Celebrate Spring!

St. Lawrence University Recitals 2013-2014
Gunnison Memorial Chapel

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

September 11, 5:00 p.m. - Remember 9/11
Coming Together!

November 15, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel Series
Great Festival Organ Music

December 13, 12:15 p.m. – Noon in the Chapel Series
Music for Christmas

January 24, 12:15 p.m. - Noon in the Chapel series
Music of the Great Organ Composers

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

March 22, 1:00 to 6:00 p.m. - Fifth Annual J.S. Bach Marathon

March 28, 12:15 p.m. – Noon in the Chapel Series
Music of the Late Renaissance and Early Baroque

April 18, 12:15 p.m. – Noon in the Chapel Series
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 - 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 Kuppur 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. 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 HashanahFeaturing 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 RecitalFocusing 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 GriegNYSARC 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 HeritageWith 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. – 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 readingsFeaturing 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 JazzFeaturing 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!

Online Video Clips of this Event:

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