Benjamin Sheen
Sunday, October 9, 2016
3:00 p.m.

Benjamin Sheen
Sunday, October 9, 2016, 3:00 p.m.
Grace Lutheran Church
2225 Washington Street
Lincoln, Nebraska

Hailed as a “brilliant organist” by the New York Times, Benjamin Sheen is one of the United Kingdom’s brightest young organists. He will be performing on the newly renovated Casavant in the wonderful acoustic of Grace Lutheran Church. He currently resides in New York City, and combines a busy concert career with the position of Acting Organist at St. Thomas Church on Fifth Avenue.

Program

Praeludium in G
Nicolaus Bruhns (1665-1697)

Sonata in C major, BWV 529
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Allegro
Largo
Allegro

from Six Fugues on the name of B.A.C.H., Op. 56:
Robert Schumann (1810-1856)
No. 5: Lebhaft
No. 6: Mäßig, nach und nach schneller

Intermission

Ancient Sunlight (2003)
Judith Bingham (b. 1952)
Infancy
Bethrothal
Annunciation

Miroir
Ad Wammes (b. 1953)

from ‘The Gadfly Suite’, Op. 96a
Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975),
arranged by Benjamin Sheen (b.1989)
Barrel-organ Waltz
Romance
Folk Feast



Single tickets are available at the door:
Regular Admission $20
Senior $15
Youth 18 & under—FREE!
Students with current student ID—FREE

If you ordered season tickets, we will have them waiting for you at the door. Please have a check ready, made out to Lincoln Organ Showcase.