Cathedral Concert Series


The Cathedral Church of the Advent
2017 Sixth Avenue North Birmingham
United States
Friday, September 27, 2019

7:30 p.m. – Cathedral Concert Series: Paolo Bordignon, harpsichord:

An acclaimed harpsichordist, organist, and conductor, Paolo Bordignon is harpsichordist of the New York Philharmonic, as well as interim Organist and Choirmaster at St. Bartholomew’s Church in New York. As a soloist and chamber musician, he has performed internationally with various ensembles including the New York Philharmonic, Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, American Symphony Orchestra, and the English Chamber Orchestra, and collaborated with Sir James Galway, Itzhak Perlman, David Robertson, Reinhard Goebel, Paul Hillier, Bobby McFerrin, Midori, Renée Fleming, and Wynton Marsalis. He has made numerous musical festival appearances across the globe, recorded with seven commercial labels, and has been featured on multiple national and international television and radio broadcasts. The Cathedral Church of the Advent is blessed to have Dr. Bordignon perform the inaugural recital for our newly acquired harpsichord. The program will include works by Johann Sebastian Bach, Gaspard Le Roux, Domenico Scarlatti, and Antonio Soler.

Charles M. Kennedy, Associate Director of Music and Organist