American Guild of Organists Guest Artist Recital (Free)

  • Shryock Auditorium 1050 South Normal Avenue Carbondale, IL, 62901 United States

Organ rectial featuring guest artist, Adam J. Brakel. 

The spell-binding performances of concert organist Adam J. Brakel have led to his being compared to Liszt, Gould, Bernstein, and Paganini. Mr. Brakel has also made a concentrated study of jazz music for the pipe organ.  He studied at Duquesne University (graduating magna cum laude in 2006) and then enrolled at The Juilliard School in New York City. He went on to study at Peabody, under Donald Sutherland and visiting guest professor, Dame Gillian Weir. As a fierce and exacting contender, Adam Brakel has taken top prizes in numerous competitions. In addition to his concert career, Adam Brakel currently serves as Director of Music at St. Frances Xavier Cabrini Parish in the Diocese of St. Petersburg, Florida. 

Adam J. Brakel is represented exclusively by Phillip Truckenbrod Concert Artists, LLC.