Organ Recital

Organ Recital: Aaron Goen

Sunday, May 6, 2018 | 5:15pm

Guest organist Aaron Goen from St. Andrew's Church, Burke, Va., plays a recital on the Cathedral’s 10,650–pipe great organ. $10 suggested donation.

 

 

 

Repertoire

Marriage of Figaro ‘Overture’, K. 492
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
arr. Johnathan Scott

Mozart Changes
Zsolt Gárdonyi (b. 1946)

Variations on an Original Theme ‘Enigma’, Op. 36
Edward Elgar (1857-1934)
arr. Daniel Stipe

About Aaron Goen

Aaron Goen serves as Director of Music at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church in Burke, VA, Choral Accompanist and Organist of the choral program at the National Cathedral School for Girls and St. Albans School for Boys in Washington, DC and Accompanist for the Thomas Circle Singers.

He is an active recitalist both as an organist and as an accompanist, having given recitals in the DC metro area, Baltimore, Charlotte, NC, Columbia, SC, San Diego, and the Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart, Newark, NJ. In 2015, Mr. Goen served as course organist for the Royal School of Church Music Summer Course for Advanced Trebles in Washington, DC working with Bruce Neswick.

As a Chancellor Scholar, Aaron graduated cum laude with a Bachelors of Music from Vanderbilt University, having studied organ with Wilma Jensen. He then went on to Indiana University as a Merit Scholar to pursue a Masters in Music degree, having studied with Drs. Christopher Young and Larry Smith.

  • Admission
    • Free
    • $10 suggested donation
  • Dates Offered
    • May 6 @ 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm