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, ran for 28 years with Municipal Organist, Ray Cornils along with a variety of guests such as The Kotzschmar Festival Brass, The Parish Ringers, ChoralArt, and Oratorio Chorale. What the next Christmas series with James Kennerley will be like? you will have to wait and see.
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. Lat year’s series celebrated the Kotzschmar and summer!