Organ Recital and Lecture
McCandless Hall, Athens State University
When: Tuesday, September 25, 2018, 11:00am-12:00pm
Location: McCandless Hall, Athens State University
Special Guest: Rolf J. Goebel, organist and lecturer
Topic: Introductory Lecture – The Organ in Church Worship and as a Concert Instrument
Dr. Rolf J. Goebel is Distinguished Professor of German at the University of Alabama in Huntsville. His recent publications and current research focus on the relationships between sound, especially music, literature, philosophy, and media technologies. Dr. Goebel is also active as a non-professional organist and has given numerous local recitals and workshops. He served as Sub-Dean and Dean of the Greater Huntsville, AL Chapter of the American Guild of Organists. His main interest is the repertoire of the German Baroque period and the promotion of smaller organs as concert instruments.