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Award-winning organist to perform at Illinois College

4.09.2018

International award-winning organist, David Jonies, will perform in Illinois College’s Rammelkamp Chapel on Friday, April 13 at 7:30 p.m.

Jonies is known for his virtuosic performances of a varied repertoire. Described as an “impeccable” performer, he enjoys an excellent reputation as a concert organist and church musician. The Germany native has appeared in concerts throughout the world, including Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, Westminster Abbey in London, the Czech Republic and South Korea. He has also performed around the United States with several professional organ and church music organizations. 

Jonies has served as associate director of music and organist at Holy Name Cathedral in Chicago since 2006.

The concert is part of Illinois College’s Fine Arts Series that brings a variety of inspiring and diverse musical performances to campus each year. Individual tickets for the Illinois College Fine Arts Series can be purchased for $15. Students of all ages receive free admission. 

Tickets are available at the door or in advance by phone at 217.245.3046.
 

About Illinois College

Founded in 1829, Illinois College is a residential liberal arts college fostering academic excellence rooted in opportunities for experiential learning while preparing students for lifelong success. The college is located in Jacksonville, Ill. With an enrollment of about 1,000 students, the college offers over 50 undergraduate programs. In 1932 the society of Phi Beta Kappa established a chapter at Illinois College, and it remains one of only 11 in the state.

Illinois College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association.

Visit www.ic.edu or call 217-245-3467 for more information.

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