Organ Recital

Organ Recital: Chuyoung Suter

Sunday, May 12, 2019 | 5:15pm

Guest organist Chuyoung Suter from Church of the Redeemer, Bethesda, Md., plays a recital on the Cathedral’s 10,650–pipe great organ. $10 suggested donation.





Chorale No. 3 in A minor
César Franck (1822-1890)

Prelude and Fugue in C major, BWV 547
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Organ Symphony No. 3, Op. 28
Louis Vierne (1870-1937)
II. Cantilène
V. Final

Nedelni Hudba (Music for Sunday)
Petr Eben (1929-2007)
Moto Ostinato

About Chuyoung Suter

Chuyoung Suter, organist and pianist, is a musician known for her passionate, rhythmic, and lyrical playing. In demand as a teacher, she is also Organist of Church of the Redeemer in Bethesda, Maryland; and Coordinator of Piano Study for the Choristers at Washington National Cathedral. A native of Korea, she holds degrees in organ performance from Ewha Women’s University in Seoul and from Yale University. Her teachers have been professors Moon-Kyung Chae, Thomas Murray and Martin Jean. She has held positions as organist at several churches in Korea and in the US. She also taught piano at the Potomac School in McLean, Virginia. In the spring of 1995, Mrs. Suter won first prize in the Scholarship Competition of Westminster Choir College in Princeton, New Jersey. She was also selected as a finalist in the Grand Prix de Chartres International Organ Competition in France in the summer of 1998. Mrs. Suter was selected to be one of twelve finalists in the 2000 Dallas International Organ Competition in Texas. She has recorded three CDs with the St. Francis Episcopal Church Choir, Potomac, Maryland. She has private piano students and she gives recitals and performs with many different ensembles in the Washington area. The latest addition to her professional activities is being a group exercise instructor. A certified Les Mills and US Fitness instructor, she enjoys teaching group fitness classes such as BodyPump, BodyCombat and APEX.

  • Admission
    • Free
    • $10 suggested donation
  • Dates Offered
    • May 12, 2019 @ 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm