Organist Paul Byssainthe
Semi-finalist in 2018 National Young Artists Competition in Organ Performance
Saturday, June 9, 4 p.m.
Prelude in A Minor – Dietrich Buxtehude
Nun Komm der Heiden Heiland – Johann Sebastian Bach (BWV 659-661)
Introduction and Passacaglia in D Minor – Max Reger
Passacaglia in C minor – Johann Sebastian Bach
Scherzo Op. 2 - Maurice Duruflé
Fugue No. 6 on BACH – Robert Schumann
Toccata – Leo Sowerby
Organist Paul Byssainthe, Jr. played a recital of some of the repertoire he prepared to compete in one of the most prestigious competitions for organists, the 2018 National Young Artists Competition in Organ Performance (NYACOP). Paul currently serves as Director of Music at the Sligo Seventh-day Adventist Church in Takoma Park, Maryland.