Organ Recital

Organ Recital: Axel Flierl

Sunday, April 15, 2018 | 5:15pm

Guest organist Axel Flierl from St. Peter’s Basilica, Dillingen an der Donau, Germany, plays a recital on the Cathedral’s 10,650–pipe great organ. $10 suggested donation.




About Axel Flierl

Axel Flierl (*1976) studied sacred music and concert organ and concert organ improvisation with Edgar Krapp and Wolfgang Hörlin at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Munich as well as with Thierry Escaich and Vincent Warnier at Saint-Étienne-du-Mont in Paris (France) from 2004 to 2006 as a visiting student at the “Cité Internationale des Arts” and the “Cité Internationale Universitaire” in Paris (France).

2006 he was assigned the post of titular organist and director of Music at St. Peter’s Basilica in Dillingen an der Donau (Bavaria/Germany), where in 2007 he initiated the international organ festival “Dillinger Basilikakonzerte” as its founder and artistic director.

In July 2017 he will finish a dissertation at Karlsruhe University of Music about the organ works of the german composer Karl Höller (1907-1987).

Apart from working as an organ soloist internationally and giving masterclasses in Australia, Hong Kong, South America, South Africa, Russia, Iceland, Israel, Palestine and Europe (including performances at renowned festivals as Notre-Dame de Paris, Rome, Lucerne, Cathedrals of Warshaw, Sevilla, Lausanne, Bordeaux, Dijon, Narbonne, Antwerp, Edinburgh, Helsinki, Turku, Oslo, Bergen, Trondheim), Axel Flierl made an excellent name for himself through TV-, radio- and several CD- recordings, as well as through numerous music publications.

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