Live from Poland : Organist Michał Szostak

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Live from Poland : Organist Michał Szostak

Polish Organist Michał Szostak in concert at St James' Church

By St James' Music Series

When and where

Date and time

Starts on Fri, 25 Aug 2023 19:30 PDT


St. James Anglican Church 303 East Cordova Street Vancouver, BC V6A 1L4 Canada

About this event

  • 3 hours
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The renowned Polish concert organist Michał Szostak performs music by Bach, Chopin, Lefébure-Wély, and Vierne on St James’ majestic three-manual Casavant organ.

Michał Szostak studied organ playing and improvisation at the Fryderyk Chopin University of Music in Warsaw, Poland, and at the Pontificio Istituto Ambrosiano di Musica Sacra in Milan, Italy.

Admission by donation at the door, and the concert is followed by a reception and an opportunity to meet the musician in person. For planning purposes, please indicate your intention to come to this event.

About the organiser

The St James' Music Series promotes live performances for Vancouverites and visitors in its historic buidling designed by Adrian Gilbert Scott, the brother of Giles Gilbert Scott. The heritage building from 1936 has been described as a modern version of fourteenth-century Gothic. It seats around 300, has a baby grand piano, and a three-manual, 31-rank Casavant Frères pipe organ. The Music Series that offers a diverse range of concerts by highly-accomplished artists.