Organ keyboard


Thursday, May 14, 2020 at 7:30pm


The annual organ romp concert features thirteen Wesleyan University students performing music ranging from Johann Sebastian Bach and Philip Glass to tunes by Richard Rodgers, Curtis Mayfield, and Juice WRLD, as well as premieres of five original pieces on organ and piano, as well as some pre-recorded virtual ensembles. Originally scheduled to take place on Thursday, May 7, 2020 at 10pm in Memorial Chapel, this concert will be presented via Zoom, and incorporates sounds of the Wesleyan organ, as well as selections from students' homes.

Program to include the following (* denotes pieces that incorporate the Wesleyan Organ):

Dalia Auerbach
'20 - Blues medley arranged by Auerbach
Jack Canavan-Gosselin
'22 - *"Substitute Teacher of the Month" by Canavan-Gosselin (premiere)
Keizo Fish
'21 - *"My Favorite Things" by Richard Rodgers
Kevin Goldberg '23 - *"Smile Medley" arranged by Goldberg
Ian Jacobson '21 - "People Get Ready" by Curtis Mayfield, arranged by Jacobson
Charissa Lee '23 - Piano Etudes No. 2 and No. 6 by Philip Glass
Roby Mann '21 - *Prelude and Fugue in B-Flat Major, BWV 866 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Payton Millet '21 - *Missa Brevis by Millet (premiere)
Stephen Phillipps '22 - *"Mime" by Phillipps (premiere)
Rodrigo Roman '20 - *"Runaway Light" by Roman (premiere)
Eliana Sanders
'22 - *"Lucid Dreams" by Juice WRLD
Theo Storella '20 - "Princes & Princesses Toccata" by Storella (premiere), featuring Ian Jacobson '21 and Jack Canavan-Gosselin '22
Acadia Thielking '21 - Prelude and Fugue in F Major, BWV 556 by Johann Sebastian Bach