Concert for Organ and Trumpet
April 29 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm CDT
The next concert on the restored J.G. Pfeffer instrument at St. Thomas the Apostle Church in St. Thomas, MO will be at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 29th, 2018. The free concert for organ and trumpet will feature the noteworthy performers Andrew Risinger and Joel Treybig.
Mr. Risinger currently serves as Organist and Associate Director of Music of West End United Methodist Church, Nashville, and is an adjunct faculty member at Belmont University. In 2007 he was named Organ Curator for the Schermerhorn Symphony Center, which houses the Martin Foundation Organ built by Schoënstein & Co., and serves as primary organist for the Nashville Symphony. In 1994 Mr. Risinger was awarded second prize in the American Guild of Organists’ National Young Artists Competition in Organ Performance, and he is a past winner of the William C. Hall Organ Competition of San Antonio. As a concert artist he has performed throughout the United States including performances at the National Cathedral in Washington D.C., St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York City, and Trinity Church, Copley Square in Boston. Mr. Risinger has also performed as a soloist with the Illinois Symphony as well as the Nashville Symphony. His performances have been heard on National Public Radio broadcasts of Performance Today as well as on Pipedreams.
Dr. Treybig has performed with symphony orchestras, pit orchestras and chamber groups throughout the United States and is an active solo recitalist and clinician who has performed by invitation at diverse venues such as International Trumpet Guild conferences, the Midwest Trumpet Festival, Piccolo Spoleto Festival, Spivey Hall, the Trumpet Festival of the Southeast, and the Victoria Bach Festival. He is a Professor of Music in the Belmont University School of Music where he works with undergraduate and graduate trumpet students, performs with the Belmont Brass Quintet, directs brass ensembles, and serves as Instrumental Coordinator.