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David Higgs Masterclass

Saturday, March 23, 2019

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Moores School of Music presents an organ masterclass with David Higgs, professor of organ at the Eastman School of Music.

About the Artist
One of America’s leading concert organists, David Higgs is also chair of the Organ Department at the Eastman School of Music. He performs extensively throughout the United States and abroad, and has inaugurated many important new instruments including St. Stephan’s Cathedral, Vienna; the Meyerson Symphony Center, Dallas; St. Albans Cathedral, England; St. Canice’s Cathedral, Kilkenny, Ireland; and the Church of St. Ignatius Loyola in New York City. His performances with numerous ensembles have included the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, the Orpheus Ensemble, Chanticleer and the Empire Brass. Since his 1987 debut with the San Francisco Symphony, he has played many Christmas concerts to capacity audiences at San Francisco’s Davies Symphony Hall, and in recent years, he has continued this tradition at the Walt Disney Concert Hall in Los Angeles.

St. Philip Presbyterian Church, 4807 San Felipe Street, Houston, Texas 77056

Daryl Robinson, director of organ studies