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Furman University Presents Organ Recital with Charles Tompkins

Furman University will present a concert featuring faculty member and University Organist Charles Tompkins Thursday, Jan. 21, at 8 p.m. in Daniel Memorial Chapel on campus in Greenville, SC.  The recital, performed on Furman’s Hartness Organ (Opus 121 of C.B. Fisk Organ Builders) will feature works for solo organ by two Baroque composers (Nicolas de Grigny and J.S. Bach) and two contemporary composers (Swiss composer Carl Rütti and Greenville’s own Robert J. Powell). The event is part of Furman’s annual Church Music Conference, which meets Jan. 21-22, and is open to the public, presented by the Furman Hartness Organ Series. Tickets are available in advance or at the door.