Sursa Family Concert Organ

Goulding & Wood, Opus 45

Ninth Season / 2014-2015

Sursa Performance Hall / Music Instruction Building / Ball State University

Muncie, Indiana

PDF Info letter for the April 18, 2015 Show-and-Tell / Organ Concert

Organ Events 2013-2014

Doctor of Arts recital: Yoonsung Yeo, Friday, November 15, 7:30 p.m.
Inaugural Faculty Recital,
Raúl Prieto Ramírez, Sunday, November 24, 3:00 p.m.
Faculty Recital, Raúl Prieto Ramírez, Sunday, February 23, 3:00 p.m.
Guest Artist: Martin Jean, Professor of Organ, Yale University, Sunday, March 16, 4:00 p.m.

Organ Events 2012-2013

Doctor of Arts recital: Cindy Romano, Friday, January 11, 7:30 p.m.
Masterclass: Paul Jacobs,
Chair, Organ Department, Juilliard School of Music, Saturday, February 23, 10:00 p.m.
Guest Artist: Paul Jacobs, Chair, Organ Department, Juilliard School of Music, Sunday, February 24, 7:30 p.m.
Guest Artist: Joyce Johnson, Professor Emerita, Spelman College, Sunday, April 7, 4:00 p.m.
Ball State Chamber Choir and Concert Choir, Andrew Crow, conductor, including Berstein's Chichester Psalms, Kirby Koriath, organ, Sunday, April 21, 3:00 p.m.

Organ Events 2011-2012

Muncie Symphony Orchestra Guest Artist: Ann Sursa Carney, Saturday, October 15, 7:30 p.m.
Guest Artist: Ra
úl Prieto Ramírez, Thursday, March 15, 7:30 p.m.

Organ Events 2010-2011

Guest Artist: Rubin Abdoullin, dean, Conservatory of Music, Kazan, Russia, Tuesday, November 9, 7:30 p.m.

Junior Organ Recital, Bahar Annadurdiyeva, Monday, January 10, 5:30 p.m.

Senior Organ Recital, Madelin Foster, Tuesday, February 15, 5:30 p.m.

Ball State Concert Choir, Andrew Crow, conductor, including Britten’s Rejoice in the Lamb, Kirby Koriath, organ, Friday, March 25, 7:30 p.m.

Guest Artist: Paul Jacobs, Chair, Organ Department, Juilliard School of Music, Sunday, April 17, 4:00 p.m.

Faculty Artist Series: Kirby Koriath, organ, with guest artist, Kristi Koriath, Sunday, June 12, 4:00 p.m.

 

Organ Events 2009-2010

Guest Artist: Peter Richard Conte, Grand Court Organist, Wanamaker Organ, Philadelphia’s Macy’s department store, Sunday, January 24, 3:00 p.m.

New Music Festival, Europa Fanfare for wind ensemble with organ, Charles Reader, conductor, Kirby Koriath, organ, February 12.

 

Organ Events 2008-2009

Guest artist: Rubin Abdoullin, dean, Conservatory of Music, Kazan, Russia, Sunday, November 9, 3:00 p.m.

Guest artist: Karen Schneider-Kirner, Assistant Organist, Basilica of the Sacred Heart, University of Notre Dame, Monday, March 16, 8:00 p.m.

Ball State Symphony Orchestra, Bohuslav Rattay, conductor, Kirby Koriath, organ - Saint-Saens Organ Symphony, April 30.

 

Organ Events 2007-2008

Guest artist: Samuel Porter, Sunday, October 14, 2007, 3:00 p.m.

Guest recital: Caroline Smith, soprano; Carla Edwards, organ, Sunday, November 11, 2007, 8:00 p.m.

Guest artist: Yoon-Mi Lim, Sunday, April 13, 2008, 3:00 p.m.

 

Inaugural Organ Series 2006-2007

Ad from October 2006 TAO showing inaugural series.

Program copy for James David Christie inaugural recital, with Ann Sursa Carney, October 22 (This program includes the organ specification).

Program copy for Kirby Koriath recital, Tuesday, January 9, 2007, 7:30 p.m.

Program copy for Scott Montgomery recital, Sunday, March 25, 2007, 4:00 p.m.

 

Photos of the organ, Sursa Performance Hall, and the Music Instruction Building

Photos by K. Koriath of Goulding & Wood, Opus 45, Sursa Performance Hall, Music Instruction Building, Ball State University: balcony side, floor center, rear balcony, console

 

Photo of Music Instruction Building, showing the light painting, entitled First Symphony, by Stephen Knapp

 

Driving directions to Ball State University, Campus map. The Music Instruction Building (MIB) is on the southeast corner of Riverside and McKinley, item #52 on the map.  Best parking is in the parking structure directly south of the MIB, #58.  Parking is free after 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, and all day Saturday and Sunday.