Rie Bloomfield Organ Series presents James Higdon, organ

Tuesday, April 8, 2025


Cost: Free to all WSU students! ($6 - $12 otherwise)

Wiedemann Hall


Wiedemann Hall

1845 Fairmount
Wichita, KS 67260

Event Contact

Professor Lynne Davis
Email: lynne.davis@wichita.edu

Prepare to be swept away on a journey of musical transcendence as the Rie Bloomfield Organ Series proudly presents James Higdon, the esteemed Dane and Polly Bales Professor of Organ and Director of the Division of Organ and Church Music at the University of Kansas. With a distinguished academic background from esteemed institutions such as St. Olaf College, Northwestern University, and the Eastman School of Music, Higdon stands as a beacon of excellence in the realm of organ performance and education.

Immerse yourself in the captivating artistry of Higdon's live performance, where each note resonates with depth and emotion, transporting you to a realm of sonic richness and spiritual reflection. From the soaring heights of majestic compositions to the delicate intricacies of nuanced melodies, Higdon's repertoire spans a breathtaking array of musical landscapes, promising an unforgettable experience for all who attend.

With Higdon's unparalleled talent, the majestic Marcussen Organ, and the acoustically vibrant setting of Wiedemann Recital Hall, prepare to embark on a musical odyssey that will leave a lasting impression on your soul.

During operating hours, WSU students can present their Shocker Card and get a free ticket in advance at the Fine Arts Box Office in Duerksen Fine Arts Center. Tickets can be purchased online through the Fine Arts Box Office at https://wichita.edu/fineartsboxoffice or by phone at 316-978-3233.

Please note: Online sales are suspended three hours before an event. The box office opens one hour before the event at the performance venue.

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