William Peterson, former Pomona College Organist and Professor emeritus, presents a program of music by Buxtehude, Sweelinck, Frescobaldi, Bruhns, and Franck.

The Harry S. and Madge Rice Thatcher Emeritus Professor of Music, has played concerts throughout the United States from all-Bach recitals and programs of “French Music from the Time of World War I,” to contemporary works with “Composers from Claremont.” He has been heard on NPR’s “Pipedreams” and his most recent CD can be found on the Loft Recordings label, recorded on the Hill Memorial Organ, C.B. Fisk, Op. 117 in Bridges Hall of Music.

Buxtehude:  Toccata in F Major (BuxWV 156)
Sweelinck:  Onder een linde groen
Frescobaldi:  Toccata per l’Elevatione and Ricercar con obligo del Basso come appare from Messa delli Apostoli (Fiori musicali, 1635)
Frescobaldi:  Bergamasca
Bruhns:  Praeludium in G
Franck:  Suite No. 1 in C Major: 1, 2, 3, 4, Offertoire, from L’Organiste
Franck:  Choral No. III in A Minor


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Sunday, February 2, 2020 3:00 pm
  • Pomona College
  • Bridges Hall of Music
  • 150 E. Fourth Street
General Public
Pomona Alumni
Pomona Faculty and Staff
Pomona Families
Pomona Students
Claremont Colleges Community

Free admission with open seating, no tickets. 
Doors open approximately 30 minutes prior to performance.