Organ Recital

Organ Recital: Jung-A Lee

Sunday, October 2, 2016 | 5:15pm

Guest organist Jung-A Lee from St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Newport Beach, Calif., plays a recital on the Cathedral’s 10,650–pipe great organ. $10 suggested donation.

 

 

 

Repertoire

Etude No. 1 from Four Concert Etudes
David Briggs (b. 1962)

Voluntary on Converse (What a Friend We have in Jesus)
Charles Converse (1832-1918)
arr. Mark C. Jones (b. 1957)

Toccata on Blessed Assurance
Phoebe Knapp (1839-1908)
arr. Jung-A Lee (b. 1970)

Theme and Variations on Sakura
Massimo Nosetti (1960-2013)

Sonata on the 94th Psalm
Julius Reubke (1834-1858)
I. Grave-Larghetto-Allegro con fuoco
II. Adagio-Lento
III. Allegro-Piu mosso-Allegro assai

About Jung-A Lee

Dr. Jung-A Lee has performed in Europe, North America, and Asia as organist, pianist, and conductor. She currently serves as organist at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church in Newport Beach, California. Lee also works as faculty at Vanguard University and Biola University. In 2009 she founded Music Mission International in order to promote organ music.

Most recently Lee did organ concert tours in France, Italy, and South Korea. In the United States she gave organ recitals in many venues including the Cadet Chapel at United States Military Academy in West Point, New York and Methuen Music Hall in Massachusetts. Furthermore, she performed at many churches in Canada, France, Germany, Italy, England, Wales, and South Korea.

She completed a Doctor of Musical Arts degree in organ performance from Boston University. Her dissertation was on Petr Eben (1929-2007)’s Chamber Music. In Boston Lee served as an organ scholar of The Memorial Church, Harvard University from 2001 to 2003 whose services were broadcast on the radio. She earned her Master of Music degree in organ performance from Yale University with a full scholarship. Lee also released several recordings including the most recent CD recorded at Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles.

  • Admission
    • Free
    • $10 suggested donation
  • Dates Offered
    • October 2, 2016 @ 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm