Friends of the Kotzschmar Organ presents over fifteen concerts and events each year featuring organists and guest artists from all parts of the globe.
Silent Films – Halloween is our holiday mainstay for silent film and always a fun evening starting with a costume contest for all ages followed by fun filled horror for Halloween. We typically schedule at least one other silent film concert with a guest organist accompanying on the Kotzschmar!
Kotzschmar Christmas with Cornils, A Kotzschmar Christmas features Municipal Organist, Ray Cornils along with a variety of guests such as The Kotzschmar Festival Brass, The Parish Ringers, ChoralArt Camerata and Oratorio Chorale.
Meet the King of Instruments, a youth concert for 3rd-8th graders, introduces the pipe organ and a variety of music to students, many of whom have never heard a pipe organ.
Summer Series – During the height of the busy summer season, we put on a series of concerts featuring renowned organists. Check out this year’s Orgelfest17 series as we celebrate the Kotzschmar and summer!