Date & Time 
Monday, September 16, 2013 - 7:30pm
Event Location 
Chapel, Saint Mary's College of California, 1928 St. Mary's Rd., Moraga
Event Description 

Carol WilliamsCarol gives a new spin to the classical organ concert not only with her programs of great genre diversity but, the special charismatic humor she engages the audience with during her interesting stories.

 "I want to bring the organ to new audiences and, with my performances, make people feel good."

Join us for this free evening of music.

About Dr. Williams

Carol's formal training started with five years at the Royal Academy of Music where she specialized in organ performing as a student of David Sanger and obtained the Academy's prestigious Recital Diploma together with an LRAM (organ) and an LRAM (piano). She was awarded all the major prizes for organ performing and, during her studies; she became a Fellow of the Royal College of Organists and a Fellow of Trinity College London plus an Associate of the Royal College of Music. Carol has also studied with Daniel Roth, the Organist at the Church of St. Sulpice, Paris where the famous Charles-Marie Widor was organist for sixty-three years. Moving to the USA, Carol undertook postgraduate study at Yale University under the direction of Professor Thomas Murray where she was appointed University Chapel Organist and was awarded an Artist Diploma together with the Charles Ives prize for outstanding achievement. Then to New York City where she became the Associate Organist at the Cathedral of the Incarnation in Long Island's Garden City and undertook Doctoral study under Professor McNeil Robinson at the Manhattan School of Music where she received the Helen Cohn award for her D.M.A. degree.

Event Contact 

Brother Martin Yribarren, myribarr@stmarys-ca.edu

Groups audience 
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Saint Mary's College of California
1928 Saint Mary's Road
Moraga, CA 94575
(925) 631-4000
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