Organ Recital

Organ Recital: Chuyoung Suter

Sunday, October 30, 2016 | 5:15pm

Guest organist Chuyoung Suter from Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Gaithersburg, Md., plays a recital on the Cathedral’s 10,650–pipe great organ. $10 suggested donation.




Praeludium in E moll
Nikolaus Bruhns (1665-1697)

"Weinen, Klagen, Sorgen, Zagen"
Franz Liszt (1811-1886)

Praeludium und Fuge in C Dur, BWV 547
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Choralfantasie Op. 52, “Halleluja! Gott zu loben bleibe meine Seelenfreud”
Max Reger (1873-1916)


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 Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Gaithersburg, 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. She was appointed as the Coordinator of Piano Study at Washington National Cathedral in the spring of 2013.



  • Admission
    • Free
    • $10 suggested donation
  • Dates Offered
    • October 30, 2016 @ 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm