MGS Presents Kola Owolabi, organ
Organist Kola Owolabi is an active solo recitalist and has performed numerous concerts as organist and harpsichordist with the Grammy-nominated vocal ensemble Seraphic Fire and Firebird Chamber Orchestra. Dr. Owolabi is also a published composer and has received commissions from the Royal Canadian College of Organists and the Catholic Archdiocese of Toronto. Dr. Owolabi serves as Professor of Organ at the University of Notre Dame.
Kola Owolabi, Organ
Friday, February 24, 2023 - 7:30 pm
Christ United Methodist Church
Live Audience Tickets
- Toccata prima - (Apparatus musico-organisticus, 1690) Georg Muffat (1653-1704)
Three Chorale Preludes
Trio super Herr Jesu Christ, dich zu uns wend, BWV 655
An Wasserflüssen Babylon, BWV 653
Christ, unser Herr, zum Jordan kam, BWV 684
Concerto in F Major, Opus 6, No. 2
I. Vivace – Allegro – Adagio – Vivace – Allegro – Largo andante
III. Grave – Andante largo
- Little David, Play on Your Harp Joe Utterback (b. 1944)
Te Deum Laudamus
III. Recitative and Hymn: The Humbling
IV. Introduction, Fugue and Chaconne: The Opening of Heaven
Symphony No. 3 in F# minor, Opus 28
Program subject to change at the discretion of the artist(s).
This concert is made possible by the generous support of Carolyn Cotton.