Pipe organ performance will feature broad range of music

Concert organist James Welch will present a one-hour recital at 1 p.m. Nov. 8 at Makawao Union Church, home of the largest pipe organ on Maui.

Welch is university organist of Santa Clara University in California. He has performed internationally and has a special interest in Latin American organ music.

He received a Fulbright award to perform and conduct research in Brazil; since then he has performed in Mexico and edited three volumes of organ music by Mexican composers.

Included in the program will be pieces from the Baroque to the 21st century. There will be folk tunes, hymns, classics, patriotic tunes, Broadway tunes and more.

There is a suggested donation of $15.

Makawao Union Church is at 1445 Baldwin Ave., 2.5 miles above Paia.

For further information, call the church office at 579-9261.


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