Spring Organ Concert ft. Christopher Keady

Date and Time
Wednesday April 17th, 2024
7:30pm
Location
Memorial Church
450 Jane Stanford Way, Building. 500, Stanford, CA 94305
About this event

All are invited to attend the free concert, no tickets or pre-registration required. Doors open at 7:00 pm.

Christopher Keady is the Associate Director of Music at Grace Cathedral, San Francisco, California, where he serves as principal accompanist for the Cathedral Choir of Men and Boys and frequently performs on the cathedral's Alexander Memorial Organ. He has performed in venus locally and across the country, including the San Francisco Legion of Honor, Cathedral of Christ the Light in Oakland, St. Mark's Church in Berkeley, Trinity Church in Boston, Washington National Cathedral, and St. Thomas Church in New York. A keen accompanist and ensemble player, Christopher has performed with the San Francisco Choral Society, International Orange Chorale of San Francisco, the Marin Symphony, and the San Francisco Symphony.

Christopher was raised in Eugene, Oregon and earned a bachelor's degree from Lewis & Clark College in Portland, Oregon, where he studied organ with Dr. Lee Garrett. He subsequently was Assistant Organist at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral in Portland, accompanying the cathedral choir in a UK residency at Bristol Cathedral, and was course organist for the Pacific Northwest RSCM Training Course. Christopher completed an MM in Organ Performance at the Institute of Sacred Music at Yale University, having studied with Martin Jean and served concurrently as Sacred Music Intern at the Brick Presbyterian Church in New York City. He and his husband Dan live in Richmond, California.

 

 

Event Sponsor
Department of Music
Office for Religious & Spiritual Life