2015 East Texas Pipe Organ Festival Kilgore – Longview, Texas Shreveport, Louisiana

Schedule at a Glance

Please note: This schedule is for registered guests only.

Sunday, November 8 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. Festival Registration Kilgore Comfort Suites Kilgore, Texas

5:30 p.m. Photo Exhibit and Hors d’Oeuvres Festival Headquarters Kilgore, Texas

8:00 p.m. Opening Concert Damin Spritzer, organist 1949 Aeolian-Skinner, Opus 1173 First Presbyterian Church Kilgore, Texas

10:00 p.m. OWLS' PARADISE. Kilgore Comfort Suites

Monday, November 9 10:00 a.m. Organ Recital Bradley Welch, organist 1952 Aeolian-Skinner, Opus 1175 St. Luke's United Methodist Church Kilgore, Texas

12:00 Lunch (with Cash Bar) Country Tavern Kilgore, Texas

2:00 p.m. Organ Recital Music Associated with Opus 1173 Charles Callahan and Lorenz Maycher, organists First Presbyterian Church Kilgore, Texas

3:30 p.m. Exhibits and Happy Hour Kilgore Comfort Suites

5:30 Dinner (with Cash Bar) The Back Porch Kilgore, Texas www.thebackporchkilgore.com

8:00 p.m. Organ Recital Todd Wilson, organist 1949 Aeolian-Skinner, Opus 1173 First Presbyterian Church Kilgore, Texas Note: This concert is in honor of Albert Russell, this year’s festival special guest of honor.

10:00 p.m. OWLS' PARADISE. Kilgore Comfort Suites

Tuesday, November 10 10:00 a.m. Organ Recital David Baskeyfield, organist 1959 Aeolian-Skinner, Opus 1308 St. Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral Shreveport, Louisiana

12:00 Lunch with bottomless Mimosas Ristorante Giuseppe Shreveport, Louisiana www.RistoranteGiuseppe.com

2:00 p.m. Visit to the R. W. Norton Art Gallery Shreveport, Louisiana www.rwnaf.org

3:30 p.m. Organ Recital Charles Callahan, organist Williams organ First Baptist Church Shreveport, Louisiana

4:45 p.m. Change Ringing 5:00 p.m. Organ Recital Scott Dettra, organist 1959 Aeolian-Skinner, Opus 1308 St. Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral Shreveport, Louisiana

7:00 p.m. Dinner (with Cash Bar) Artspace Shreveport, LA www.artspace.com

10:00 p.m. OWLS' PARADISE. Kilgore Comfort Suites

Wednesday, November 11 10:00 a.m. Organ Recital Adam Pajan, organist 1949 Aeolian-Skinner, Opus 1173 First Presbyterian Church Kilgore, Texas

12:00 Lunch Catered Lunch Rosa May Griffin Fellowship Hall First Presbyterian Church Kilgore, Texas

2:00 p.m. Organ Recital Caroline Robinson, organist 1952 Aeolian-Skinner, Opus 1175 St. Luke's United Methodist Church Kilgore, Texas

4:00 p.m. Visit to Thompson Cemetery (Roy Perry burial place)

5:00 p.m. Cash Bar 5:30 p.m. Dinner Lake Cherokee Country Club

8:00 p.m. Silent Movie “Hot Water,” starring Harold Lloyd Jelani Eddington, organist 1949 Aeolian-Skinner, Opus 1173 First Presbyterian Church Kilgore, Texas

10:00 p.m. OWLS' PARADISE. Kilgore Comfort Suites

Thursday, November 12 10:00 a.m. Organ Recital Monica Czausz, organist 1951 Aeolian-Skinner Opus 1174 First Baptist Church Longview, Texas

12:00 p.m. Lunch (with Cash Bar) The Summit Club Longview, Texas www.summitclublongview.com

3:00 p.m. Organ Recital Matthew Lewis, Organist 1951 Aeolian-Skinner, Opus 1174 First Baptist Church Longview, Texas

5:00 p.m. Happy Hour with Light Snacks Kilgore Comfort Suites

7:30 p.m. Closing Concert Ken Cowan, organist 1949 Aeolian-Skinner, Opus 1173 First Presbyterian Church Kilgore, Texas Followed by reception with heavy hors d’oevres in Rosa May Griffin Fellowship Hall. Note: This concert is the fifth annual concert honoring Jimmy Culp as organist emeritus of First Presbyterian Church, Kilgore, Texas.

10:00 p.m. OWLS' PARADISE. Kilgore Comfort Suites

Our contact information:

East Texas Pipe Organ Festival
P. O. Box 2069
Kilgore, Texas 75663-2069

Email: EastTexasPipeOrganFestival@yahoo.com

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