From Bach to Price: A Spring Organ Recital
Live At The Winspear

From Bach to Price: A Spring Organ Recital

Featuring Nathaniel Gumbs
Thursday, May 25th, 2023 7:30 PM

Live At The Winspear is proud to present Nathaniel Gumbs performing on the Winspear’s crown jewel, the Davis Concert Organ. Enjoy a beautiful spring recital of music by music by J.S. Bach, Widor, Elgar, Reger, Hollins, Florence Price, and Carl Haywood. Don’t miss Dr. Gumbs Canadian debut in the Winspear Centre’s spectacular concert hall.

In 2017, Dr. Gumbs was named one of 20 outstanding organists under 30 by The Diapason, an international journal devoted to the organ, harpsichord, carillon, and church music. Dr. Gumbs, a native of the Bronx, New York, is Director of Chapel Music at Yale University.

This performance does not include the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra

Program to Include

ALFRED HOLLINSConcert Overture in C minor
MAX REGERBenedictus in D-flat major, Opus 59 No. 9
JS BACHPrelude and Fugue in D Major, BWV 532
CHARLES WIDORSymphony No. 5 in F minor, Opus 42 No. 1: I- Allegro vivace
FLORENCE PRICEFirst Sonata for Organ
CARL HAYWOODSpirit Fantasy
EDWARD ELGARNimrod (Arranged by William Henry Harris)
HAYWOODImprovisation on We Shall Overcome

Program subject to change.

This concert will include an intermission.

Digital Program

Featured Artists

Nathaniel Gumbs, Organ


Price Level Ticket Price
PL1 $39.00
PL2 $33.00
PL3 $25.00

Prices listed do not include service charges.

39 - Land Acknowledgement

Land Acknowledgement

The Winspear Centre and Edmonton Symphony Orchestra would like to acknowledge that we are on Treaty 6 Territory, a traditional meeting ground, gathering place, and traveling route for many Indigenous Peoples. We honour and recognize the rich artistic, cultural, and musical traditions of the Cree, Nakota Sioux, Metis, Dene, Saulteaux, and the many more Indigenous communities that call this land we share, home.