University of Dubuque Dobson organ events

November 11, 2021
University of Dubuque masterclass participants
University of Dubuque masterclass participants

October 9 and 10 marked the second weekend of inaugural events for the new Dobson Pipe Organ Builders, Ltd., organ in the Heritage Center at the University of Dubuque, Dubuque, Iowa.

Guest organist Stephen Hamilton facilitated a masterclass on October 9. Seven students of Charles Barland, university organist, and Jim Mendralla, director of music for the Cathedral of St. Raphael and St. Patrick Church, prepared and played pieces for Hamilton. For information:

Pictured are masterclass participants: Patrick Jekanowski, Peter Binder, Monica Steinbrech, Stephen Hamilton, Samuel Root, Charles Barland, Jim Mendralla, Eben Soper, and Peter Baum.


Other items of interest:

Canadian International Organ Competition winners

St.-Sulpice Competition Contest

Toulouse International Organ Competition