Douglas Schneider

In Concert on the Mount Angel Abbey Grand Organ


Saturday, July 12, 2008
3:00 p.m.
Mount Angel Abbey Church
Saint Benedict, Oregon


The monks of Mount Angel Abbey are pleased to host one of Portland's most talented musicians in concert in the Abbey church, Saturday afternoon, July 12, 2008 at 3:00 p.m. Mr. Schneider will play the Abbey's Grand Organ, Martin Ott, opus 80.


About Mr. Schneider

Douglas Schneider is the Organist at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception in Portland. He previously was the Assistant Organist/Conductor at Chicago’s Holy Name Cathedral, having also served as the Organist/Director of Music at Chicago’s St. Alphonsus Church. As a recitalist, Mr. Schneider has performed throughout the United States and Europe. He is a founder of and harpsichordist/organist with the chamber ensemble Urban Baroque, now in its eighth season of concerts. Mr. Schneider is the principal opera coach at Portland State University, having also served as staff accompanist at Northwestern and DePaul Universities. He has worked as principal accompanist with Portland Opera, Chicago Opera Theatre, Da Corneto Opera and Bowen Park Opera. He has performed over a thousand recitals as an accompanist, including collaborations with all the major instruments and voice.

About the Martin Ott pipe organs at Mount Angel Abbey

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