Organ Recitals Highlight Summer Institute at Baylor

June 7, 2010

Joyce Jones will play an organ program titled "By Request" in Roxy Grove Hall at Baylor University on Tuesday, June 8, beginning at 7:30 p.m. The recital will include such favorite selections as Johann Sebastian Bach's Toccata and Fugue in D minor and "Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring," Charles-Marie Widor's "Toccata" from his Fifth Symphony, and "Variations on a Noël" by Marcel Dupré.

The program is part of the annual Summer Organ Institute, which continues on Wednesday, June 9, with a recital at 7:30 p.m. by Aaron García in Paul Powell Chapel at Truett Theological Seminary.

Then, at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 10, there will be a showing of the classic Lon Chaney silent movie Phantom of the Opera in Roxy Grove Hall. Organist Stephen Morris will provide the accompaniment.

All of these events are free of charge and open to the public. For more information, call the Baylor University School of Music at 254-710-1417.

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