Organ Recital

Organ Recital

4:00 p.m.

Livestream
2300 Bancroft Way
Berkeley, CA 94704

The thirty-fifth season of the Second Sunday Evensong/Organ Recital Series continues on Sunday, January 10th. Evening Prayer will be offered via Zoom at 3:00PM followed by a Facebook Livestream Organ Recital at 4:00PM, offered by Brett Judson. A Zoom reception will follow the organ recital, approximately at 4:50PM.

Brett graduated from Yale School of Music, Yale Institute of Sacred Music, Eastman School of Music, and Crystal Cathedral High School and recently completed a doctoral of musical arts degree at the Hartt School, studying conducting with Edward Bolkovac. Brett studied conducting privately with Pamela Perry and Donald Neuen. He was Assistant Director of the New Haven Chorale, preparing works such as J.C. Bach’s Magnificat, Charpentier’s Te Deum, Handel’s Judas Mac- cabaeus, and Orff’s Carmina Burana. At Emanuel Lutheran Church in Manchester, CT, Brett conducted Britten’s Rejoice in the Lamb, Chilcott’s A Little Jazz Mass, Schütz’s Passion According to St. John, and Handel’s Messiah.

 

Brett is currently Director of Music at Trinity Church, Episcopal, a vibrant and growing parish in Folsom, California. He directs two adult choirs and a children’s choir, using the curriculum from the Royal School of Church Music. In 2019 Brett founded Folsom Academy of Music to provide music lessons for students in Folsom’s historic district. He is currently Lecturer at California State University, Sacramento, teaching music theory and musicianship. In 2020 Brett released a recording with the Gothic Label featuring the premiere recording of Scott Perkins’s A New England Requiem and other anthems. www.brettjudson.com


PROGRAM:

Litanies, JA 119 – Jehan Alain (1911-1940)

Mein junges Leben hat ein End, SwWV 324  – Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck (1562-1621)

Sonata No. 1, op. 65 – Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847) {Allegro, Adagio, Andante recitativo, Allegro assai vivace}

Adagio in E, H. 63  – Frank Bridge (1879-1941)

Prelude and Fugue in G, BWV 550 – J.S. Bach (1685-1750)

 

To attend Evensong, visit:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82682471073?pwd=azFIV2dvZnNHeGRLYTBOVE8wWGJXUT09

Meeting ID: 826 8247 1073, Passcode: 514311, One tap mobile +16699006833

 

To attend the Organ Recital, visit:

Watch via our Facebook Livestream Service OR visit our website to watch in real-time or save it for later.

 

To attend the Reception, visit:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83866799503?pwd=S1F6N1RpZUZ1U01ZNHlwWDRJSjg1UT09

Meeting ID: 838 6679 9503, Passcode: 775012, One tap mobile +16699006833

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Contributions are welcome to help support the series at one of the following levels of support: $1-74 Supporter / $75-124 Friend / $125-249 Sponsor / $250-499 Patron / $500 – $999 Sustainer / $1000+ Benefactor. Please make your check payable to St. Mark’s Choir Association, 2300 Bancroft Way, Berkeley, CA 94704.

Donations may also be received on-line at https://stmarksberkeley.org/music/friends-of-music/.

Contributions are tax-deductible. Thank you for your continued support.