Geist Christian Church
Midweek Lenten Concert Series
Thursday’s @ 1:00pm
Mud Creek Campus in person
March 3 – Schuyler Brinson, Minister of Music
Brinson begins the series with an organ program of hymn tune arrangements. “Festive Trumpet Tune by David German and “Rhapsodie”, a larger scale work by Canadian composer Denis Bedard completes the program.
March 10 – Hymns and Stories- Schuyler Brinson – Minister of Music and Ryan Hazen – Lead Pastor
This program looks at seven hymns sung throughout the Lent and Easter seasons. Pastor Ryan narrates the program by sharing the story behind each hymn and how it was written. Pastor Schyler offers the arrangements of each hymn as we reflect on the wonderful hymn texts.
March 17 – Travis Person, organ
Travis is the organist at Zionsville First United Methodist Church. He presents a program of classical and sacred organ repertoire.
March 24 – Elizabeth Ewigleben-soprano, Schuyler Brinson-piano
Elizabeth Ewigleben presents a program of spirituals. Selections include “Give Me Jesus”, “He’s Got the Whole World in His Hands”, and “Were You There”. All selections are by Moses Hogan who is an American composer known for his settings of spirituals and choral works.
March 31 – Dawn Waddell, organ
Dawn serves as the Chapel Service organist at Second Presbyterian Church in Indianapolis. She holds degrees in organ performance from the Oberlin Conservatory, Peabody Conservatory, and Indiana University.
April 7 – Schuyler Brinson, Minister of Music-organ, Dianne Sprunger-piano
This concert concludes the series with a program of duo music. Dianne Sprunger is the Music Director and organist at First Presbyterian Church in Columbus, IN. She joins Brinson as they share music written for piano and organ. The program concludes with a multi-movement work for the duo organ.