Dan Locklair’s The Peace may be exchanged from Rubrics, A Liturgical Suite for Organ, will be performed by Andre de Jager on Saturday, August 10 at 8:00 PM as part of his recital at the Cathedral of Notre Dame, 39 Boulevard Saint Germain in Paris France. This will be part of the Cathedral’s Musique Sacree series.

The composer writes, “Rubrics (A Liturgical Suite for Organ) was a 1988 commission from the Organ Artists Series of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, for their tenth anniversary year celebration. The extra-musical impetus and subsequent titles for each movement of Rubrics are found in the instructions (rubrics) to the services for The Book of Common Prayer (September 1979 edition). Rubrics was given its World Premiere in Pittsburgh in April 1989 by organist, Mary Preston.” Read his complete notes at http://www.locklair.com/wp/compositions/organ/rubrics-a-liturgical-suite-for-organ.

Other composers on the program are Vierne, Widor, Dupre and the Andre de Jager. More about the program and the Musique Sacree series at http://www.musique-sacree-notredamedeparis.fr/spip.php?article8. Visit Andre de Jager at http://www.andredejager.nl/.

More information about Dan Locklair, including a bio, list of works, discography and much more, at http://www.locklair.com.

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