Event Calendar

November Organ Recital with Jens Korndorfer

Sunday, November 19, 2017
4:00 pm5:00 pm
IPC Sanctuary
November Organ Recital with Jens Korndorfer

Jens Korndörfer, German-born concert organist, is a triple prize winner of the Canadian International Organ Competition, held in Montréal in 2008 and 2011. He spent the last fourteen years working and studying in France, Japan, the USA and Canada, and has performed at many prestigious venues around the world. Dr. Korndörfer is currently based in Atlanta, Georgia, where he serves as Director of Music and Organist at First Presbyterian Church, and instructor for organ at Agnes Scott College. He graduated with top-honors from the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique in Paris (Diploma in Organ-Interpretation), the Oberlin Conservatory (Artist Diploma), the Musikhochschule in Bayreuth (Church Music Diploma) and McGill University in Montreal (Doctor of Music). Aside from his busy concert schedule on three continents, Dr. Korndörfer has taught in various settings (organ studio at the School of Fine Arts of FPC Atlanta, master classes in Japan, France and Germany, teaching assistant of Professor Christie at the Oberlin Conservatory) and shared his knowledge and experience in presentations at conferences in Germany, the USA (AGO National Convention 2012), and Asia (Hong Kong Cultural Centre).