Sunday, November 12

Organ and Choir Recital


The University of the South welcomes James Higdon, the Dane and Polly Bales Professor of Organ and director of the Division of Organ and Church Music at the University of Kansas, to perform a recital as part of the University Performing Arts series. Higdon will be performing organ works composed by Jehan Alain (1911-1940) for the Sewanee recital. The University Choir will be singing the “Messe de Requiem by Alain.” Higdon has recorded the complete works of Alain twice, with the most recent version being completed in 2016.
The recital will take place at All Saints’ Chapel at 3 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 12. Admission is free.