Please join us this Friday, February 22, for a performance by organist Michael Stefanek at our free weekly Music at Midday concert. Dr. Stefanek’s program will feature works by John Weaver, J.S. Bach, Louis Vierne, Edwin H Lemare, Phillip Sousa, and John Williams.
Michael Stefanek is the Director of Music Ministries at Asbury United Methodist Church in Salisbury, Maryland, which has a large and vibrant music program. .As a soloist he has performed throughout the United States and has participated in a variety of collaborative engagements. Originally from Green Bay, WI Michael earned his Doctor of Musical Arts and Master of Music degrees in organ performance from the University of Michigan. He also holds the Bachelor of Music degree in organ performance from Oberlin College Conservatory of Music.
This week’s program includes:
• Fantasia for Organ – John Weaver
• Prelude and Fugue in D Major, BWV 532 – J. S. Bach
• Music from “Star Wars” (Main Theme; Yoda’s Theme; Darth Vader’s Theme) – John Williams, arr. J. Mark Baker
• The Stars and Stripes Forever – John Philip Sousa, arr. E. Power Biggs;
• Irish Air from “County Derry” – arr. Edwin H. Lemare
• Pièces de Fantasie, Seconde suite, op. 53 (Toccata) – Louis Vierne