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Tuesday, August 3

Tuesdays at 6: A 100th Birthday Tribute to Alec Wyton

Tuesday, August 3, 2021
6 PM - 6:30 PM
Livestream 

The music staff of the Cathedral brings extraordinary live music to your home on select Tuesdays at 6 pm. This week, Director of Music Kent Tritle and Associate Director of Music Raymond Nagem present a special tribute to former Cathedral Organist & Choirmaster Alec Wyton (1921–2007), on what would have been his 100th birthday. The program will feature a performance by Dr. Nagem, as well as archival recordings of Wyton playing the Great Organ of St. John the Divine.

PROGRAM:

Fanfare – Alec Wyton (1921–2007)

Suite in Praise of Merbecke – Alec Wyton

Fidelis – Percy Whitlock (1903–1946)

Fanfare – Francis Jackson (b. 1917)

Lotus Blossom – Billy Strayhorn (1915–1967), arr. Alec Wyton

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