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Pipe Organs of Downtown Rockford

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Pipe Organs of Downtown Rockford is an organ walk - a concert at several different downtown Rockford locations where the audience will walk from one concert venue to the next. Free Admission!

Court Street United Methodist Church
- Organ: 1970 M.P. Möller/1993 Berghaus (IIIm/62r)
Second Congregational/First Presbyterian Church
- Organ: 1917 E.M. Skinner/1989 Scott/Lindsey/Wicks (IVm/68r)
Emmanuel Episcopal Church
- Organ:1971 Austin/2000 Diestelmier (IIIm/29r)
Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center
- Organ: 1966 M.P. Möller/2000 Fabry (IIIm/63r)

The schedule will be as follows:

1:30 – 2:00  Concert at Court Street United Methodist Church – Andrew Merzenich, organist
Walk to Second/First Church
2:15 – 2:45  Concert at Second/First Church – Valerie Blair, organist
Walk to Emmanuel Episcopal Church
3:00 – 3:30  Concert at Emmanuel Episcopal Church – Wayne Hatwich, organist
Walk to Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center (MPAC)
3:45 – 4:15  Concert at Mendelssohn Hall – Gregory Gyllsdorff & Rachel Schmitt, organists

This is a rare opportunity to hear 4 pipe organs and 5 performers in one afternoon, and enjoy a Sunday afternoon walk! There is no admission charge. This educational and entertaining event is sponsored by the MPAC Education Commission.

Subarea:Rockford Downtown

Pipe Organs of Downtown Rockford