Bach Festival Opening
June 2, 2017 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
1420 W Moss Ave
Peoria, IL 61606

Dr. Susan Klotzbach … Bach Festival Opening Organ Concert

Dr. Klotzbach is the professor of organ at Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington and Organist of the Kennilworth Union Church in Kennilworth, Illinois. You will know her name as she has regularly played harpsichord and organ continuo for the Festival for many years. Now, we highlight her prodigious talent in the opening recital of the Festival. Susan Klotzbach received her Doctor of Musical Arts and Masters of Music in Organ Performance from the Eastman School in Rochester, NY. Prior to that she received a Bachelor of Music from the University of Iowa. She has worked as a tenured music faculty member teaching applied organ, harpsichord and church music courses at Houghton College and Carthage College before joining the faculty at Illinois Wesleyan. Come and enjoy music of J.S. Bach on an organ made just for the interpretation of his music!