Episcopal Diocese of Rochester
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EROI Festival 2009

The Eastman School of Music announces the eighth annual Eastman Rochester Organ Initiative (EROI) Festival: Mendelssohn and the Contrapuntal Tradition, October 29-November 1, 2009.

This year\'s event, co-sponsored by the Organ Historical Society and the Westfield Coneter, will pay tribute to Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy on the 200th anniversary of the composer\'s birth.

 

The program will utilize Eastman\'s new Craighead-Saunders organ, providing attendees with exciting opportunities to experience Mendellsohn\'s complete organ works played on an instrument representing an aesthetic that would hace been known to the composer.

 

For more information go to www.esm.rochester.edu/EROI