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Organist Gee to perform at Wofford College Feb. 10

Wednesday, January 21, 2004

SPARTANBURG, SC – Organist Bradford Gee, director of music ministries and organist at St. James Episcopal Church in Hendersonville, N.C., will perform an organ recital at Wofford College on Tuesday, Feb. 10.

The concert, to be held at 11 a.m. in Leonard Auditorium of Main Building, is free and open to the public.

At St. James, Gee conducts the Parish Choir and Treble Choir, plays the Harrison & Harrison organ for services, and oversees a multi-faceted music program. Previously, he was organist and choirmaster at St. Richard’s Episcopal Church in Winter Park, Fla.

Gee has been regional co-chair for the Association of Anglican Musicians, past dean of the Central Florida Chapter of the American Guild of Organists, and serves on the board of the Royal School of Church Music, King’s College Course in Wilkes-Barre, Pa. He has played organ and harpsichord in Winter Park Bach Festival Performances and served as guest clinician for the Orlando Liturgical Conference and Episcopal Diocese in Southwest Florida workshops.

Gee, who is completing his doctorate in choral conducting and organ performance at Indiana University, has taught at Indiana State University in Terre Haute and St. Joseph’s College in Rensselaer, Ind. He has a master’s degree from Westminster Choir College in Princeton, N.J., and is a member of Chorus America and the national music honor society Pi Kappa Lambda.

At Wofford, Gee will be performing on the Holtkamp organ, a gift to Wofford from Duke University in memory of their founding president William Preston Few, an 1889 Wofford graduate. For more information on the Holtkamp organ, please go to www.wofford.edu/studentlife/organ/index.htm.