The 37th Season of the Second Sunday Evensong/Organ Recital Series at St. Mark’s, Berkeley continues on Sunday, November 13, 2022.
A congregational Evensong will be offered at 3:00 p.m. followed by an organ recital offered by John Pavik at approximately at 3:45 p.m.
A reception will follow the recital. This service and recital will not be live-streamed.
John’s program will include:
Intrada – Alan Spedding (d. 2014)
Chaconne in D major, P. 40 – Johann Pachelbel (1653-1706)
Fantasia and Fugue in A minor BWV 561 – J.S. Bach (1685-1750)
Festive Flutes – Everett Titcomb (1884-1968)
Symphony no. 2, op. 20 (Cantabile) – Louis Vierne (1870-1937)
Concert Toccata in D major – Edward d’Evry (1869-1950)
John Pavik holds a bachelor’s degree in Organ Performance from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and currently serves as organist at St. Cecilia Catholic Church in San Francisco. Over the last decade, he has acted as organist, choir director, and collaborative pianist for various faith groups, opera companies, and learning institutions, bringing an uncommon warmth and commitment to each post. In recent years, has enjoyed a second career as a community engagement and communications officer. Following a series of successful political campaigns, he was led to Catholic Charities where he now serves as Director of Communications and Public Relations. Here he shepherded community support for the $53M Caritas Center project, a first-of-its-kind housing navigation center, and oversees all communications activities for the Northern California nonprofit. In these times when so many are clinging to hope and longing to feel connected, he is proud to play a role in work that offers concrete solutions to some of the toughest issues our community faces.
Tax-deductible contributions, at the following levels, are most welcome to help support the series.
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/
Thank you very much for your support!
For further information contact St. Mark’s Director of Music, George Emblom at GAEmblom@aol.com.