Pipe organ http://tpr.org en First Presbyterian Church Honors The Best Of Bess http://tpr.org/post/first-presbyterian-church-honors-best-bess <p>San Antonio&#39;s First Presbyterian Church is known for its expansive music programs. Now, an event is set <a href="http://www.fpconline.org/news/get-involved/86-get-involved/975-bess-concert" target="_blank">to honor former member Bess Hieronymus</a>, who was also known as an accomplished music teacher and organ virtuoso.</p><p>&quot;She had an international reputation,&quot; said John Silantien, director of choral activities at UTSA. &quot;She would bring organ virtuosos down here and they would play duets together on the organ at UTSA.&quot;</p> Mon, 14 Oct 2013 21:14:21 +0000 Jack Morgan 20191 at http://tpr.org First Presbyterian Church Honors The Best Of Bess Final Fiesta Event Is Classical Concert At St. Mark's Episcopal http://tpr.org/post/final-fiesta-event-classical-concert-st-marks-episcopal <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Music from St. Mark’s presents their annual Fiesta celebration this Sunday at </span>4 p.m<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. It showcases the music of Francis </span>Poulenc<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, including the "Concerto for Organ in G minor" and his grand choral symphony "Gloria." </span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Members of the San Antonio Symphony will augment musicians of the St. Mark’s Choir and featured soloist Joseph </span>Causby<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p> Wed, 24 Apr 2013 16:47:57 +0000 John Clare 10223 at http://tpr.org Final Fiesta Event Is Classical Concert At St. Mark's Episcopal Record Number Of Pipe Organists In 42nd Hall Pipe Organ Competition http://tpr.org/post/record-number-pipe-organists-42nd-hall-pipe-organ-competition <p><strong>The William C. Hall Pipe Organ Competition turns 42</strong></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Saturday, March </span>2<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, undergraduate and graduate organists will compete for the </span>42nd<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> annual Hall Pipe Organ Competition in San Antonio. This year there are a record number of entrants, something unusual for the competition, since sometimes they are unsure of whether or not they will get the minimum of five competitors!</span></p> Fri, 22 Feb 2013 15:49:31 +0000 John Clare 6823 at http://tpr.org Record Number Of Pipe Organists In 42nd Hall Pipe Organ Competition