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“A Concert of Polish Organ Music”: St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church.:
Columbia University organ professor Gail Archer, heralded by New York Music Daily as “a trailblazing organist and rescuer of undeservedly obscure repertoire,” performs her new album Cantius, a collection of 19th-, 20th-, & 21st-century Polish organ music recorded at St. John Cantius Church (Chicago). Program highlights include Henryk Górecki’s brooding and modern Kantata for Organ, and Feliks Nowowiejski’s expansive Symphony No. 8 for Organ. St. Francis of Assisi, 2250 E. Stadium. Free; donations welcome. 769-2550., . . . . . .