St. Olaf Boe Memorial Chapel Rededication Broadcast
Saturday, March 10 at 8:00 PM on Classical Minnesota Public Radio
Join us for a special broadcast of the Chapel Rededication Celebration Hymn Festival and the inaugural recital of the new Holtkanp organ recorded February 24, 25, 2007.
The hymn festival includes John Ferguson conducting the St. Olaf Cantorei, with singing from the congregation, in addition to the brass choir and the new chapel organ. Pastor Bruce Benson narrates, weaving the experience into a whole, including Benjamin Britten's Te Deum. The broadcast will also include brief conversation with John Ferguson and organ builder Christian Holtkamp.
Follow along in the Hymn Festival Program
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Chris Holtkamp talks about organ building:
The unique qualities of an organ project.
Organ building as a “hands on” endeavor.
John Ferguson demonstrates the various sounds of the Holtkamp pipe organ.