Trinity Organ Series: Joshua Stafford
The Trinity College Chapel
300 Summit St, Hartford CT
Presenting some of the nation’s finest concert organists performing on Trinity’s 4,416-pipe organ, built in 1971 by Hartford’s own Austin Organs, Inc. Admission for all Trinity Organ Series performances is free.
Joshua Stafford, organ
Friday, February 7, 2020, 7:30 p.m.
Winner of the 2016 Pierre S. du Pont First Prize Longwood Gardens International Organ Competition
As a recitalist, improviser, choral accompanist, and silent film accompanist, Stafford has performed at many notable venues, including the Wanamaker Organ at Macy’s Center City in Philadelphia, Philadelphia’s Kimmel Center, and Spivey Hall in Georgia. He has appeared with the Curtis Symphony Orchestra and National Symphony Orchestra (Washington, D.C.), and recordings of his performances have been aired on MPR’s Pipedreams and WRTI’s Wanamaker Organ Hour.
“He demonstrated music-making of the highest order … played with delight and musical intensity.”—The Diapason