Organ Recital: Steven Patchel

Sunday, May 8, 2016
The Seventh Sunday Of Easter
5:15 PM


The Saint Thomas Organ Recital Series is free and open to the public. Usually starting very close to 5:15pm, it follows the 4pm service on most Sundays from September through May. The use of cameras and recording devices is strictly prohibited during the performance.

Today’s recital is by Steven Patchel of Wilmington, DE. He will play the following program

On the Loening-Hancock Organ

  • Pr√¶amblum in G Major, Vincent L√ºbeck (1654-1740)
  • Trio super ‘Allein Gott in der H√∂h sei Ehr,’BWV 664, Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
  • Ciacona in e minor, BuxWV 160, Dietrich Buxtehude (1637-1707)

On the Arents Memorial Organ

  • L’Ascension, Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992)
    • All√©luias sereins d’une √¢me qui d√©sire le ciel Serene alleluias of a soul that longs for heaven
    • Transports de joie d’une √¢me devant la gloire du Christ qui est la sienne, Ecstasies of a soul before the glory of Christ, which is its own glory
    • Carillon-Sortie, Henri Mulet (1878-1967)