Organ Recital

Organ Recital: Nicholas Capozzoli

Sunday, June 18, 2017 | 5:15pm

Guest organist Nicholas Capozzoli from Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio, plays a recital on the Cathedral’s 10,650–pipe great organ. $10 suggested donation.

 

 

Repertoire

Overture to Paulus, op. 36
Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
transc. W.T. Best

Rhapsody in D-flat major, op. 17 no. 1
Herbert Howells (1892-1983)

Messe de la Pentecôte
Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992)
IX. Communion (Les oiseaux et les sources)

Souvenir
John Cage (1912-1992)

Phantasie und Fuge d-moll, op. 135b
Max Reger (1873-1916)

About Nicholas Capozzoli

A native of Pittsburgh, PA, Nicholas Capozzoli has established himself as a solo organist, harpsichordist, and collaborative musician with great distinction and versatility. He holds degrees from the Oberlin Conservatory of Music and is currently a Doctor of Music candidate at McGill University (Montreal, QC) in the studio of Hans-Ola Ericsson. He has presented recitals at national festivals and conferences, including “Rising Star” appearances at the 2014 AGO National Convention in Boston, MA and 2013 National Association of Pastoral Musicians Convention in Washington, DC. He will be a featured performer at the 2017 Northeast AGO/RCCO Convention in Montreal. Capozzoli has won top prizes at national competitions, receiving First Prize in the 2015 Taylor Organ Competition and 2013 Region III AGO/Quimby Competition. He was also a finalist in the 2016 AGO National Young Artists Competition in Organ Performance. Capozzoli was nominated as a member of The Diapason’s “20 under 30 Class of 2015,” which recognizes individuals under the age of 30 who have made significant contributions to the fields of organ performance, harpsichord, and church music. He currently serves as Assistant Organist at Christ Church (Anglican) Cathedral in Montreal.

  • Admission
    • Free
    • $10 suggested donation
  • Dates Offered
    • June 18, 2017 @ 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm