Sunday, Feb 23, 2020 3:00p -
Cathedral of the Holy Cross
1400 Washington St.
Boston, Massachusetts 02118
Music, Performing Arts
JEREMY S. BRUNS, International Concert Organist
Cathedral Organ Birthday Concert: February 23 at 3 p.m.
BOSTON — The Cathedral of the Holy Cross celebrates the 144th anniversary of the
dedication of its principal organ, the 101-rank E. & G. G. Hook & Hastings opus 801, on
February 23, 1876.
To honor the instrument’s birthday, the public is invited to enjoy an organ concert on
Sunday, February 23 at 3 p.m. in the Cathedral of the Holy Cross in Boston’s South End.
Associate Organist and Choirmaster of The Church of the Advent, Jeremey S. Burns, will
perform a variety of works by Franck, Widor and Alain on the historic pipe organ of 5,318 pipes.
Suggested Donation: $20 | $10 Seniors and Students
Donations will fund the upkeep and restoration of the Cathedral organ.
ABOUT THE ORGANIST
Jeremy S. Bruns has been heard on BBC Radio, regularly on the nationally syndicated radio show Pipe Dreams, and recordings on the Pro Organo label. He is prize-winner in several major international competitions.
Bruns has been featured at the Piccolo Spoleto Festival in Charleston, SC, and has performed numerous recitals with engagements including St. Paul’s Cathedral and Westminster Abbey in London, Canterbury Cathedral, Washington National Cathedral, St. James’ Cathedral in Toronto, Grace Cathedral in San Francisco, Methuen Memorial Music Hall, St. Paul Cathedral and Heinz Memorial Chapel in Pittsburgh, and other venues in the United States and England.
He is currently the Associate Organist & Choirmaster of The Church of the Advent, Boston. He is also the former Associate Organist of Saint Thomas Church-Fifth Avenue in Manhattan, and Organist & Master of the Choristers at All Saints, Ashmont.