Monday, April 23, 2012

Saint Mary’s organ students to present recital/hymn-sing


Saint Mary's junior Jordan Ranstrom of Warren, Minn., prepares for his performance on the Kilgen organ in Chapel of Saint Mary of the Angels.
WINONA, Minn. — Five organ students from Saint Mary’s University will present a recital/hymn-sing on Friday, April 27, at 12:30 p.m. in the Chapel of Saint Mary of the Angels, located at Vila & Wabasha streets. Students Joshua Korver, Jacob Carlson, Jordan Ranstrom, Nathan Maskal and Gregory Bim-Merle will be featured on selections spanning traditional to contemporary periods of organ repertoire – from G. F. Handel to Marcel Dupré. The students will also lead the audience in several familiar hymns. Father Andrew Beerman, S.T.L., Rector of Immaculate Heart of Mary Seminary, will give the invocation and benediction. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact A. Eric Heukeshoven at (507) 457-7292 or