Peek Concert - Ken Cowan, organist

April 21, 2017 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm

Join Covenant for our Annual Peek Memorial Masterclass and Concert featuring concert organist Ken Cowan.

Ken is Associate Professor and head of the organ program at Rice University’s Shepherd School of Music in Houston, Texas.

Considered one of North America’s finest concert organists, Ken is praised for his dazzling artistry, impeccable technique and imaginative programming by audiences and critics alike. He maintains a rigorous performing schedule which takes him to major concert venues and churches in America, Canada, Europe, and Asia.

Ken will play a concert on Friday, April 21 at 7:30 p.m. followed by a reception to meet the artist at 8:30 p.m. On Saturday, April 22 from 9 a.m. to noon, students from colleges and universities around the Carolinas will play for Ken in a masterclass, where they will glean insight on repertoire, registration and musicianship. Attendees will learn how difficult it is to manage playing five keyboards while mesmerizing with the feet. This memorial concert and masterclass is free and open to the public.