Organ prodigy Gavin Klein will present “Pipes from Shore to Shore: A Concert of European and American Music for the Organ” at Epsilon Spires (formerly First Baptist Church), 190 Main Street, Brattleboro, on Saturday, January 18, 2020, at 3:00 pm.
All are welcome. Note that the venue is handicapped accessible. A $10 donation is requested.
Composers featured at this recital will include J.S. Bach (1685-1750), Léon Boëllmann (1862-1897), Dietrich Buxtehude (1637-1707), Edward Elgar (1857-1934), Jan Pieterszoon Sweenlick (1562-1621), and others.
Gavin Klein, a sophomore at Nashoba Regional High School in Bolton, Mass., is an accomplished organist. He currently serves a number of Roman Catholic parishes as well as being Permanent Substitute Organist at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Hudson, Mass., and as Organist for the Sisters of Saint Benedict in Harvard, Mass. Gavin currently studies piano with Roy Imperio and organ with William Ness, and has been the recipient of several lesson scholarships, two from the Worcester Chapter of the American Guild of Organists and one from the Boston Chapter. He is currently a member of both the Boston and Worcester Chapters of the AGO, the Organ Historical Society, and the National Pastoral Association of Musicians. Gavin has many other interests and talents. He sings at All Saints Episcopal Church in Worcester, transcribes and composes music, restores musical instruments (including some Esteys!), skis, and plays clarinet, saxophone, flute, and guitar.
Gavin thanks both the Estey Organ Museum and Epsilon Spires for continuing the legacy of the Estey Organ Company and keeping the pipe organ alive.
The Estey Organ Museum is proud to know and support Gavin as a young professional with a very bright future.