Lenten Organ Recital
 
 Laura V. Belanger, Organist of the Sanbornton Congregational Church performed here on Friday, March 23  Below is a video recording of her recital.
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 Laura Belanger is a graduate of the Manhattan School of Music where she was a student of Bronson Ragan and Frederick Swann.  She holds Choirmaster and AAGO professional certificates from the American Guild of Organists and has held multiple officer and board positions with AGO chapters throughout New England.  Laura also studied composition with Ludmila Ulehla and Richard Cumming and is an active composer.
Laura and has provided accompaniment and music direction for many musical theatre productions including CinderellaCabaret, and Finian’s Rainbow. Recently, she has music directed for Little Church Theatre in Holderness, NH.
Laura is the collaborative pianist for the Pemigewasset Choral Society and organist at Sanbornton Congregational Church.  She also is on staff as a consultant for M. Steinert and Sons, organ division.
Laura currently lives in the lakes region of New Hampshire with her husband, Ron, and their English Springer Spaniel, Bela.
For more information about Laura Belanger, please go to LVBMusic.com


 


PROGRAM
Introduction and Toccata in G major…………………………………….…William Walond (1719-1768)
Organ Sonata no. 6 in D minor……………………………………….……Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
  1. Chorale and Variations: Andante Sostenuto
  2. Allegro
  3. Fuga
  4. Finale: Andante
    
Trumpet Minuet……………………………………………………………………….………Alfred Hollins (1865-1942)
Aulos (Reverie)…………………………………………………………………………….Godfrey Tomanek (1925-2015)
Alleluyas…………………………………………………………………………………………….……Simon Preston (b. 1938)
 


SPECIAL MUSIC

The Congregational Church of Laconia's music program encompasses a wide range of special events and opportunities to share the gift of music. In addition to vocal solos, duets, and quartets, our special summer music offerings include a wide variety of instrumentalists.  Recently, guest musicians included a flutist, two violinists from the New Hampshire Music Festival, and the Brass Choir from Camp Mowglis.
 
The church also plays host to a number of community concerts that take place in our santuary. In the past we have hosted:
     Lenten Musical Series
Contemporary Musicians
   Christmas Carol Sing-a-long
 Christmas Pagaent
 
 
The possibilities are endless! Share your talents.


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