Tiffany Series events are on Sundays at 3 p.m., and take place in Brown Memorial’s sanctuary.
Tickets are $20 (general admission), or $10 (students), and are available below (see Pay Pal buttons) and at the door. We also offer Patron ($50) tickets to our Tiffany Series attendees as a way for you to help us continue to provide quality concerts and speakers. We are deeply grateful for this additional support. Patron-level ticket holders will receive a complimentary CD recording of either “Celebrating the Skinner Organ” or Mendelssohn’s “Elijah” with Fred Swann as guest organist.
Read about this concert in The American Organist magazine February 2017 issue.
This spectacular concert featured famed organists Marie-Louise Langlais, Eileen Morris Guenther (past president of the AGO), Henry Lowe and Michael Britt playing Brown Memorial’s 1931 Skinner Organ, Opus 839, IV/45. In addition, works by Daniel Gawthrop, Alfred Fedak and JoyAnne Amani Richardson, commissioned in John Walker’s honor, were premiered by Brown Memorial’s Chancel Choir and Soloists.
John Walker, president of the American Guild of Organists, is Minister of Music Emeritus at Brown Memorial. He previously served at Shadyside Presbyterian Church in Pittsburgh and The Riverside Church in New York City. Walker is a member of the organ faculty at Peabody Conservatory of Music and Distinguished Visiting Professor of Organ at the Shanghai Conservatory of Music.
Christie is Chair and Professor of Organ at the Oberlin College Conservatory of Music, Distinguished Artist in Residence at the College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA, and College Organist at Wellesley College. He also serves as organist of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, a position he has held since 1978. In the fall of 2010, he exchanged positions with Notre Dame Cathedral titular organist Olivier Latry, and served as visiting Professor of Organ at the Paris Conservatory. Christie will play a program of French organ works.
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