‘Artists at the Organ’ series continues

Jan 16, 2014

Trinity Lutheran Church’s “Artists at the Organ” continues its series with Sharon Porter Shull at 7 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 26, as part of its 19th season.

Ms. Shull serves Agnus Dei Lutheran Church in Gig Harbor as Minister of Music.

She is an Associate in Ministry in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.  She holds a Bachelor of Music degree in Organ Performance from Oberlin College Conservatory of Music and the degree of Master of Arts in Church Music from Trinity Lutheran Seminary in Columbus, Ohio.

She has studied organ with M. Wayne Eich, Fenner Douglass, William Porter and Paul Tegels.

Ms. Shull is a member of the Association of Lutheran Church Musicians, the Western Early Keyboard Association and sings with the Seattle Bach Choir.

She is past dean of the Tacoma Chapter of the American Guild of Organists, and served as director of the Pipe Organ Encounter Technical program in the summer of 2013.

She has been heard on Pipedreams on National Public Radio and in organ concerts in several states on the east coast and in Washington.

Trinity Lutheran Church’s organ, opus 4, is a two-manual, 30-stop mechanical action instrument, noted for its glorious sound.

It is housed in an Italianate style case of black walnut, in a fine acoustical environment. Every part of the instrument was built by Martin Pasi especially for this space and was installed in 1995.

Suggested donation $15 for adults, seniors and students $10 or pay as able.

For further information, call Norma Aamodt-Nelson, Minister of Music at 425-778-2159 
or Penny Lorenz, Chairman of the Concert Committee at 425-745-1316. 
Directions on the web site at: www.trinitylutheranchurch.com

Trinity Lutheran Church is at 6215 196th St. SW, Lynnwood.

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