Gedymin Grubba Organ Concert
Concert and reception co-sponsored by the Polish Cultural Institute of Minnesota
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
6:15 p.m. – 7:15 p.m.
Good Shepherd Catholic Church
145 Jersey Ave S.
Golden Valley, MN 55426
Born in Gdańsk in 1981, Gedymin Grubba is one of the most active Polish concert organist of our time. So far he traveled the globe five times on world concert tours across Europe, South America, North America, South Africa, Asia, Australia, and Oceania. Last year (2016) marked the 20th anniversary of his artistic work, amounting to 1,500 recitals given so far. Geydmin has recorded a number of CDs and has performed in numerous recordings for radio and television internationally. He frequently conducts master-classes and is invited to be an adjudicator for organ competitions. Since 1999 he is the Director of the International Festival of Organ Music at the Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption, Pelplin, which is one of the more significant and prestigious cultural events of its kind in Europe. Since 2003 he has also served as the Chairman of the Promotion of Art Gabriel Fauré Foundation which organizes about 50 concerts a year.
Artist’s website: www.gedymin.org
The concert is open to the public with no admission charge, but a free-will offering will taken. The concert will be followed by a reception where you may enjoy refreshments and fellowship and have an opportunity to greet our performer.
For additional information about these recitals, the music ministry, the pipe organ, and the harpsichord at Good Shepherd Catholic Church in Golden Valley, Minnesota, please call the Music Office at 763-544-0416 ext. 853 or contact us via the web: www.goodshepherdgv.org/Concerts