World-Renowned Organist Olivier Latry to Grace Lawrence with Historic Concert
We are thrilled to announce an extraordinary musical event coming to Lawrence, Kansas, that promises to be nothing short of historic. In a performance that commemorates the 125th Anniversary of the Organ and Church Music Program at the University of Kansas School of Music, world-renowned organist Olivier Latry will take center stage at the Bales Organ Recital Hall. Latry's talent is unparalleled, and his performance promises to be a memorable experience for all attendees.
Date and Time: Friday, October 27, 2023, at 8:00 p.m.
Location: Bales Organ Recital Hall
Program: Organ Music by J. S. Bach.
General Admission: $40 for the public.
Students (from any college or university): $10.
Pre-college organ students: FREE.
KU School of Music students, faculty, and staff may attend for FREE by requesting tickets in person with a KU ID at the Lied Center ticket office.
Don't miss this exceptional opportunity to witness Olivier Latry, the William T. Kemper Artist-in-Residence at KU, as he graces Lawrence with his remarkable talent.Latry's final two recitals as the William T. Kemper Artist-in-Residence at KU will be on October 27, 2023, and a concluding recital in the spring semester of 2024.
Latry's journey to Lawrence is all the more significant as it comes following his displacement due to the tragic Notre-Dame Cathedral fire. As one of the world's leading organists, his performances have enchanted audiences globally, and his presence in Lawrence is indeed a musical gift. For general admission tickets, please visit lied.ku.edu or call 785-864-2787.