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Organ Recital: Olivier Latry & Shin-Young Lee

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Providing the finest music to the people of Adelaide
Pilgrim Uniting Church is presenting internationally acclaimed organists Olivier Latry and Shin-Young Lee in their only Australian Performance. This is an exclusive chance to see an outstanding musical event in Adelaide.

Acclaimed organists Olivier Latry and Shin-Young Lee
Acclaimed organists Olivier Latry and Shin-Young Lee

Olivier Latry
French organist Olivier Latry is one of the most distinguished concert organists in the world today, described as a 'brilliant instrumentalist ', The New York Times called him 'clearly a superior organist.' One of three titular organists at the Cathedral of Notre-Dame in Paris, he is also Professor of Organ at the Paris Conservatory of Music, Organist Emeritus with the Montreal Symphony Orchestra in Canada, and maintains a full schedule of concert performances appearing regularly as a soloist at prestigious venues and festivals, and with leading orchestras around the world.

Performing alongside Olivier will be noted recording artist Shin Young Lee.

Shin Young Lee
Born in Seoul, Korea, Shin-Young Lee began her musical studies on the piano at the age of four, and on the organ at the age of seventeen. Lee has presented solo recitals throughout France, Europe and in the U.S and was a professor of organ at the Academy of Talence (France) in 2008 and 2009. In addition to concerts and teaching, Lee has made her mark through recordings on the BNL label.

As part of its ongoing commitment to the finest quality sacred music, Pilgrim Uniting church has presented an International Organist Series for many years.

Musical director Peter Kelsall explains, "Hosting the largest church organ in South Australia, Pilgrim has become a favourite for many organists around the world. We are thrilled that we have secured Olivier to perform as part of providing the finest music to the people of Adelaide. He is an exceptional musician and we encourage you not to miss this rare opportunity to hear him live in concert."

Sacred music lovers put this event on your calendar now.

The recital will be held at Pilgrim Uniting Church, 12 Flinders St, Adelaide.

Tickets are priced Waged $45 / Unwaged $40.

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Why? Musical Event to Inspire
When: Wednesday April 18 2018, 7:30pm
Where: Pilgrim Uniting Church 12 Flinders St, Adelaide
Cost: Waged $45 / Unwaged $40
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Sounds like a rare scoop for Adelaide. Well done Pilgrim Uniting Church for securing and sharing these musicians.
by Jenny Rossiter (score: 3|4159) 877 days ago
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