Thunder from the Sky: Loud Organ Music in the Basilica of the Sacred Heart


Location: Basilica of the Sacred Heart

Begin your home-game weekend festivities by experiencing musical thunder from the sky in the Basilica of the Sacred Heart! Basilica organists will be “pulling out all the stops” during fifteen-minute informal recitals that are sure to shake the rafters. The concert will conclude with a rousing rendition of the Alma Mater led by the mighty Murdy Family Pipe Organ.

The October 11 concert will feature organist Christian Copeley.

Planned repertoire includes:
Mendelssohn: Organ Sonata, Op. 65, No. 3 in A major (1st mvt.)
Buxtehude: Prelude, Fugue, and Chaconne in C Major, BuxWV 137