Recital and master class with organist Kimberly Marshall, November 16-17

Mason Gross Presents welcomes concert organist Kimberly Marshall to Rutgers for a recital and master class, both free and open to the public.

The recital will be held on Sunday, November 16, 2014, at 3 p.m. at Christ Church, 5 Paterson Street in New Brunswick. On Monday, November 17, Marshall will give a master class on Renaissance music at Kirkpatrick Chapel from 12:30 to 3 p.m. Mason Gross organ students will perform in the class.

Marshall maintains an active career as a concert organist, performing regularly in Europe, the United States, and Asia. She has held teaching positions at the Royal Academy of Music in London and at Stanford University in California. Winner of the St. Albans Competition in 1985, she has been invited to play in prestigious venues and has recorded for Radio-France, the BBC, and the Australian Broadcasting Corporation. Marshall's recordings feature music of the Italian and Spanish Renaissance, French Classical and Romantic periods, and works by J.S. Bach. Her expertise in medieval music is reflected in her recording Gothic Pipes, as well as through her scholarly contributions in such publications as the Grove Dictionary of Music and the Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages.

For more information, please contact John Sheridan, director of music at Christ Church, at 732-545-6262.

Posted October 2014.