Noon Organ Recitals
St. Michael's Cathedral
Monday, May 14 - Thursday, May 17, 2018
Come and enjoy the beautiful music played on the Schlicker organ in the Gothic Revival archtectural style of St Michael's Cathedral.
The church was dedicated in 1902 and the Cathedral features gorgeous stainglass windows and a beautiful wood interior.
Chairman: Mark Hansen
Mark is Professor of Music in the Department of Music at Boise State University. Mark is a Steinway Artist and performs as both solo and collaborative pianist, having concertized abroad and throughout the United States. He regularly collaborates with pianist Dr. Svetlana Nagacheskaya-Maddox in a duo-piano ensemble – Duo Tesoro. At BSU,
r. Hansen teaches graduate theory courses in Analytical Procedures as well as Graduate and Undergraduate Majors in Piano Performance. He has studied organ with Frank Asper and Roy M. Darley (at the Mormon Tabernacle in SLC), and Dr. Dale Peters (at the University of North Texas). Dr. Hansen has recently concluded a nine-year term as chair of the Boise State University Department of Music. Prior appointments include administrative and/or faculty experience at Gettysburg College, Western Illinois University, Illinois Wesleyan University, the University of Central Arkansas, and Brigham Young University. Educational credentials encompass graduate degrees in piano performance (D.M.A. – University of North Texas, M.M. – Brigham Young University) and an undergraduate degree in music theory (B.M. – University of Utah).