2002 Ruffatti pipe organ at Epiphany Roman Catholic Church in Miami
2002 Ruffatti pipe organ at Epiphany Roman Catholic Church in Miami

Miami Magic #1507

…finalists from the 2014 Miami International Organ Competition and other soloists perform in concert.

Hour 1

OLIVIER MESSIAENDie parmi nous, fr La NativitéChristopher Keenan (3rd Prize)

MARCEL DUPRÉThe World Awaiting the Savior, fr Symphonie PassionJ.S. BACHTrio, Herr Jesu Christ, dich zu uns wend, BWV 655LOUIS VIERNEFinale, fr Symphony No. 6, Op. 59Thomas Gaynor (2nd Prize)

J. S. BACHVivace, fr Trio Sonata No. 2 in c, BWV 526ETHEL SMYTHChorale-prelude & Fugue on O Traurigkeit, o HerzeleidMAURICE DURUFLÉToccata, fr Suite, Op. 5Alcee Chriss III (1st Prize and Audience Prize)

These performances feature the 61-rank 2002 Ruffatti pipe organ at Epiphany Roman Catholic Church in Miami, recorded during the Seventh Miami International Organ Competition.  Competition winner, Alcee Chriss III, plays his ‘winner’s concert’ at Epiphany Church on Thursday, February 26, 2014.  The next MIOC will be held in February 2016.

Hour 2

ANTONIO DE CABEZONDiferencias sobre la Galliard MilanesaCRISTINA GARCIA BENEGASTiento al Tango.  VINCENZO PETRALIAllegretto per Clarinetto.   –Cristina Garcia Benegas (1999 Schantz/Wertheim Performing Arts Center, Florida International University, Miami) Pipedreams Archive (r. 2/28/10)

VIERNEImpromptu, Op. 54, no. 2BACHFugue in g, BWV 542Christopher KeenanROBERT SCHUMANNCanonic Study in A-flat, Op. 56, no. 4Thomas GaynorANTON HEILLERPost Benedictionem, fr In Festo Corpus ChristiAlcee Chriss III  (2002 Ruffatti/Epiphany Church, Miami) Pipedreams Archive (r. 2/28/14)

FREDERICK OUSELEY:  Fugue in g.  BACHDies sind die heil’gen Zehn Gebot, BWV 678HERBERT HOWELLSPaeanMatthew Steynor (1924 Skinner +/Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, Miami) Pipedreams Archive (r. 2/26/10)

PIPEDREAMS fans in Southern Florida can join Michael Barone on February 26, 2015 for the Miami Competition Award Concert, played by Alcee Chriss III at Miami’s Epiphany Church (8235 SW 57th Avenue), or visit with Michael, Alcee and John Fenstermaker before and after their concert on February 27, 2015 at Trinity-by-the-Cove (553 Galleon Drive) in Naples, FL.