Music in a Great Space Concert
February 25 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm EST
Co-sponsored with the Organ Artists Series of Pittsburgh
On Sunday, February 25, 2024, at 3:00 p.m., Music in a Great Space and the Organ Artists Series of Pittsburgh present organist Alcée Chriss III in concert.
Alcée Chriss III serves as University Organist and Artist-in-Residence at Wesleyan University. First-prize and Bach prize winner at the 2017 Canadian International Organ Competition, Mr. Chriss is widely regarded as one of the leading young organists of our time. Previous competition awards include the Firmin Swinnen Silver Medal at the 2016 Longwood Gardens International Organ Competition, First Prize and Audience Prize at the 2016 Fort Wayne National Organ Competition, and First Prize and Audience Prize at the 2014 Miami International Organ Competition. Mr. Chriss will manifest his technical feats at the console of Shadyside’s four-manual, 106-rank Reuter organ.
Tickets may be purchased online in advance at www.organseries.com or at the door. An optional brunch, served at 1:30 p.m. in the Parish Hall, precedes the concert. The Organ Artists Series has generously provided a limited quantity of complimentary concert tickets for Shadyside Presbyterian Church members. Members may purchase the meal for a special lower price before 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 23, by using a promotional code. To reserve your complimentary concert tickets, or to receive the promotional code, please contact Music Administrator Joe Figliulo in the church office.
Learn more about Music in a Great Space, the concert series at Shadyside Presbyterian Church.