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Solo recital at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church, Bainbridge Island, WA

Upcoming Performances


Dec

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December 1, 2017, 12:00 PM
Emmanuel Episcopal Church

Mercer Island, WA
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Emmanuel Episcopal Church presents "Soup & Sound," an Advent recital series with a soup lunch provided at 11:30, followed by a concert featuring their delightful Beckerath organ beginning around 12:00. This year, the recitals will be progressive: organ solo the first week, organ duo the second, and organ trio the third. Susanna will present the Organ Solo recital, featuring music from a breadth of time periods and styles. All are welcome to this free event!

Emmanuel Episcopal Church
4400 86th Avenue SE
Mercer Island, WA 98040



Dec

3

December 3, 2017, 3:00 PM
Trinity Episcopal Parish

Seattle, WA
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Susanna serves as organist for Lessons and Carols, a traditional Anglican service that pairs readings with exquisite anthems. The Byrd Ensemble joins with the Seattle Girls Choir for this elegant prelude to the holiday season.

Trinity Episcopal Church
609 8th Ave.
Seattle, WA 89104



Jan

20

January 20, 2018, 8:00 PM
Plymouth Congregational Church

Seattle, WA
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Susanna joins the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber Orchestra as they perform Joseph Haydn's "Mass for Troubled Times," Hob. XXII/11 (Nelson Mass), featuring singers from the Choral Arts Northwest. This piece, presented on SMCO's "Journeys of Discovery and Hope" concert, is paired with Gabriela Lena Frank's 21st century masterwork Leyendas.

Plymouth Congregational Church
1217 Sixth Ave
Seattle, WA 98101



Susanna plays harpsichord with the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber Orchestra

Past Performances

2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010

February 7, 2017, 12:10 PM
Trinity Episcopal Church

Seattle, WA
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Susanna performs an exciting, accessible concert as part of Trinity's Noontime Organ Recital series.

Trinity Episcopal Church
609 8th Ave.
Seattle, WA 89104

January 20, 2017, 12:10 PM
Christ Episcopal Church

Tacoma, WA
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Susanna presents a recital on the exquisite Brombaugh organ at Christ Episcopal Church for their monthly "Third Fridays at Noon" concert series. She'll play an exciting array of ancient and modern music, including Portuguese Baroque composer Manuel Coehlo's "Tento do Sexto Tom," J.S. Bach's sixth Trio Sonata, Pamela Decker's "Jesu, dulcis memoria," Daniel Gawthrop's "Four Noble Gases."

Christ Episcopal Church
310 N K St.
Tacoma, WA 98403

November 20, 2016, 7:30 PM
Trinity Episcopal Church

Seattle, WA
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Susanna will join the Seattle Bach Choir as organist for their "God and Queen" concert. The Seattle Bach Choir is a 40-member chamber choir dedicated to presenting high quality performances of literature not often performed. Works on this concert include Parry's "I Was Glad," Handel's "My Heart is Inditing," J.S. Bach's "Komm, Jesu, Komm," and Bach's "Mass in G Major."

Trinity Parish Church
609 8th Ave.
Seattle, WA 98104

September 18, 2016, 2:00 PM
Plymouth Congregational Church

Seattle, WA
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Come hear Susanna kick off Plymouth Church's Fall Music Series with an eclectic, approachable concert on the newly built Fisk organ. The repertoire for this concert was picked to display the wide-ranging possibilities of this incredible instrument. Music includes Arvo Pärt's breathtaking "Annum per Annum," J.S. Bach's Sixth Trio Sonata, Pamela Decker's "Jesu, dulcis memoria," Daniel Gawthrop's imaginative "Four Noble Gases," and Charles Tournemire's Epiphany Suite from "L'Orgue Mystique."

Plymouth Congregational Church
1217 Sixth Ave
Seattle, WA 98101

February 26, 2016, 7:30 PM
First Free Methodist Church

Seattle, WA
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Susanna joins the Puget Sound Symphony Orchestra as organist for Camille Saint-Saëns' brilliant "Organ" Symphony No. 3. Also on the program are Arturo Márquez's energetic Danzón No. 2 and Maurice Ravel's jazz-influenced Piano Concerto in G.

First Free Methodist Church
3200 Third Ave W.
Seattle, WA 98119

November 6, 2015, 7:30 PM
Trinity Episcopal Church

Seattle, WA
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Susanna will present Trinity Church's annual organ recital on the All Souls Memorial Organ built by Marceau & Associates. Her recital will be engaging for all ages and will feature a diversity in repertoire that will show off the organ's versatility.

Trinity Episcopal Church
609 Eighth Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104

September 18, 2015, 12:10 PM
Christ Episcopal Church

Tacoma, WA
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Noontime organ recital on the beautiful 2-manual Brombaugh organ, an instrument based on European models from the 17th and 18th centuries. Susanna will be joined with Bob Gale, resident trumpet player of St. Mark's Cathedral, Seattle for this concert. They will play pieces for organ and trumpet composed by Sweelinck, Petr Eben, and Eric Schmidt, and Susanna will play solo works by Rheinberger, Pietro Yon, and Richard Purvis. This recital is part of Christ Church's “Third Fridays at Noon” concert series performed by organists, pianists, and other musicians.

Christ Episcopal Church
310 N K St.
Tacoma, WA 98403

July 22, 2015, 8:00 PM
Methuen Memorial Music Hall

Methuen, MA
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The Methuen Memorial Music Hall houses the United States' first concert organ. The organ, completed in 1863 by E.F. Walcker and Company for the Boston Music Hall, was moved in 1897 to this specially built concert hall. Susanna will present an exciting program as part of the MMMH's Wednesday evening summer recital series. Works by Stanford, Bridge, Purvis, Yon, Weaver, Elmore, Mendelssohn, Gawthrop, and Rheinberger.

Methuen Memorial Music Hall
192 Broadway (Route 28)
Methuen, MA 08144

June 30, 2015, 11:30 AM
Village Community Presbyterian Church

San Diego, CA
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Susanna Valleau and Thomas Mellan will perform in concert on Youth Day at the American Guild of Organists' 2015 West Region Convention. Their concert will include works by Villiers-Stanford, Daniel Gawthrop, Rheinberger, and one of Mellan's own compositions.

Village Community Presbyterian Church
6225 Paseo Delicias
Rancho Santa Fe, CA 92067

June 14, 2015, 3:00 PM
Green Lake Church of Seventh-day Adventists

Seattle, WA
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Susanna Valleau will present a solo recital on the 2012 94-rank Burton K. Tidwell Organ. Susanna will play an eclectic, accessible hour-long program for all ages, including works by Charles Villiers Stanford, Frank Bridge, Richard Purvis, Pietro Yon, Powell Weaver, Robert Elmore, Daniel Gawthrop, and Josef Rheinberger.

Greenlake Church of the Seventh Day Adventist
6350 E Greenlake Way N
Seattle, WA 98103

April 19, 2015, 2:00 PM
Saint Mark's Episcopal Cathedral

Seattle, WA
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St. Mark's resident trumpeter Robert Gale joins Susanna Valleau for this "Organ Plus" concert in the stunning Thomsen Chapel. This diverse concert will include works by Johann Fasch, Mendelssohn, Eben, J.S. Bach, Sweelinck, Daniel Gawthrop, and Eric Schmidt. Suggested donation is $10.

St. Mark's Episcopal Cathedral
1245 10th Ave E
Seattle, WA 98102

November 14, 2014, 8:00 PM
First Free Methodist Church

Seattle, WA
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Susanna joins the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber Orchestra to perform Elgar's "Sospiri for Organ, Harp, and Strings." Also on the concert is Bach's "Orchestral Suite No. 1" and Mozart's "Symphony No. 35."

First Free Methodist Church
3200 3rd Ave W
Seattle, WA 98119

August 24, 2014, 4:00 PM
Church of the Ascension

Seattle, WA
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Laura Ouimette and Susanna Valleau team up for a duet recital given as part of the Summer Sundays at Ascension concert series. This fun program includes Rimsky-Korsakov's "Procession of the Nobles" from Mlada, Mendelssohn's "Fugue in C Minor," Sousa's "Stars and Stripes Forever," and solos from each performer.

Episcopal Church of the Ascension
2330 Viewmont Way W
Seattle, Washington 98199

August 12, 2014, 8:00 PM
Old West Church

Boston, MA
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Susanna plays the famous Charles Fisk organ in Boston's Old West Church as part of the Old West Summer Series. Music of Guilmant, Brahms, Bach, Böhm, and Lanquetuit.

Old West Church
131 Cambridge St.
Boston, MA 02114

April 11, 2014, 7:00 PM
St. Michael's Episcopal Cathedral

Boise, ID
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This hour-long recital is meant to provide a space for personal reflection as the season of Lent draws to a close. Music of Alain, Bach, Brahms, Guilmant, and Pärt will be played on the 3-manual Schlicker organ in the spectacular sanctuary of the Boise Episcopal Cathedral.

St. Michael's Episcopal Cathedral
518 N 8th St.
Boise, ID 83702

March 23, 2014, 9:30 PM
St. Mark's Episcopal Cathedral

Seattle, WA

Organ recital following the compline service. Service starts at 9:30 PM; recital on the “mighty” 4-manual Flentrop (1965) will start around 10 PM with works by J.S. Bach, Johannes Brahms, and Alexandre Guilmant.

St. Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral
1245 10th Ave. East
Seattle, WA 98102

October 18, 2013, 7:30 PM
University Presbyterian Church

Seattle, WA

Susanna appears as organist for Arvo Pärt's "Salve Regina" in a choral concert conducted by University of Washington doctoral candidate Johann Van Niekerk. This ethereal choral work was written in 2001 to celebrate the 1150th anniversary of Essen, Germany.

University Presbyterian Church
4540 15th Ave NE
Seattle, WA 98105

September 8, 2013, 4:00 PM
Church of the Ascension

Seattle, WA
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This hour-long recital is given as part of the Summer Sundays at Ascension concert series. Music of Alain, Bach, Brahms, Böhm, and Paulus will be played on the 2-manual Paul Fritts organ.

Episcopal Church of the Ascension
2330 Viewmont Way W
Seattle, Washington 98199

August 16, 2013, 12:10 PM
Christ Episcopal Church

Tacoma, WA
Church Info

Noontime organ recital on the beautiful 2-manual Brombaugh organ, an instrument based on European models from the 17th and 18th centuries. This recital is part of Christ Church's “Third Fridays at Noon” concert series performed by organists, pianists, and other musicians.

Christ Episcopal Church
310 N K St.
Tacoma, WA 98403

July 28, 2013, 9:30 PM
St. Mark's Episcopal Cathedral

Seattle, WA

Organ recital following the compline service. Service starts at 9:30 PM; recital on the “mighty” 4-manual Flentrop (1965) will start around 10 PM with works by J.S. Bach, Arvo Pärt, and Georg Böhm.

St. Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral
1245 10th Ave. East
Seattle, WA 98102

June 15, 2013, 7:00 PM
Christ Episcopal Church

Andover, MA
Full-Length Recital
Church Info

Solo organ recital celebrating the newly installed C.B. Fisk organ. Music of Pärt, Widor, Bach, Brahms, Tournemire, Beach, Alain, and Demessieux.

Christ Episcopal Church
25 Central St.
Andover, MA 01810

June 2, 2013, 5:00 PM
Church of the Epiphany

Seattle, WA
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Solo organ recital on Epiphany's three-manual organ built by Noack Organ Co. Music of Bach, Brahms, Beach, Alain, Pärt, Widor, and Demessieux.

Church of the Epiphany
1805 38th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98122

March 2, 2013, 7:30 PM
March 3

Washington-Idaho Symphony Concert
Church Info

The Washington-Idaho Symphony performs Brahms’ Academic Overture, C.P.E. Bach’s Flute Concerto in d minor, and Beethoven’s Sixth Symphony.

March 2, Domey Auditorium, Gladish Center, Pullman, WA
March 3, Clarkston High School, Clarkston, WA

July 18, 2012, 7:30 PM
Winchester

Pipe Organ Encounters

Recital given for the students attending Pipe Organ Encounters (POE) at Shenandoah University. Performances by Caroline Robinson, Dorothy VanDine, and Susanna Valleau.

First Baptist Church
205 W. Piccadilly St.
Winchester, VA 22601

July 6, 2012, 9:00 AM
Nashville

American Guild of Organists' “Rising Stars” Recital

Joint recital of "rising stars" Susanna Valleau, Kenneth Miller, and Wyatt Smith, 2012 regional winners of the AGO/Quimby Regional Competition for Young Organists. Recitalists play on the 2003 Lively-Fulcher organ as part of the AGO National Convention. Susanna performs Jean Sibelius’s Intrada, op. 111a; Amy Beach’s Prelude on an Old Folk Tune; Louis Vierne’s Scherzetto, op. 31; and Alexandre Guilmant’s March on a Theme by Handel.

Christ Church Cathedral
900 Broadway
Nashville, TN 37203

May 25, 2012, 7:30 PM
Bainbridge Island

Full-Length Recital

Solo recital, presented by the Olympic Peninsula Chapter of the American Guild of Organists and the Arts at St. Barnabas. Works by Sibelius, Smyth, Böhm, Hindemith, Demessieux, Guilmant, Beach, Vierne, and Widor.

St. Barnabas Episcopal Church
1187 Wyatt Way NW
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110

May 14, 2012, 7:30 PM
Bellevue

Full-Length Recital

Solo recital given for the Seattle Chapter of the American Guild of Organists.

First United Methodist Church
1934 108th Ave NE
Bellevue, WA 98004

May 11, 2012, 8:00 PM
Seattle

Dedication Recital

Students of Carole Terry perform a dedication recital on the newly-installed 94-rank Burton K. Tidwell organ.

Greenlake Church of the Seventh-Day Adventist
6350 E Green Lake Way N
Seattle, WA 98103


November 20, 2011, 3:00 PM
Seattle

Masters Recital

Solo recital on the "mighty" 4-manual Flentrop organ. Music of Sibelius, Smyth, Bach, Tournemire, Hindemith, and Demessieux.

St. Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral
1245 10th Ave. East
Seattle, WA 98102

August 26, 2011, 12:00 PM
Spanaway

Noontime recital

Recital given on the unaltered 1905 organ built by Jesse Woodbury & Co. (Opus 225), as part of the Fourth Fridays at Noon concert series.

Spanaway Lutheran Church
16001 A Street S.
Spanaway, WA 98387

July 26, 2011, 7:30 PM
Boston

Pipe Organ Encounters

Recital given for the students attending Pipe Organ Encounters (POE) Advanced and Technical in Boston, MA. Christopher Gage, Ray Nagem, Kevin Neel, Caroline Robinson, and Susanna Valleau share this recital on the renowned C.B. Fisk organ (Opus 55).

Old West Church
131 Cambridge St.
Boston, MA 02114

July 5, 2011, 5:00 PM
Boise

Regional Competition of Young Organists Winner’s Recital, AGO Regional Convention

Susanna Valleau performs works by Bach, Mendelssohn, Tournemire, and Demessieux on the 1960 Aeolian-Skinner Organ.

Cathedral of the Rockies
717 N 11th St.
Boise, ID 83702

February 28, 2011, 7:30 PM
Seattle

“Baroque Celebration” with the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber Orchestra

Susanna Valleau plays harpsichord with the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber Orchestra.

Meany Hall for the Performing Arts
Seattle, WA 98105

February 9, 2011, 12:00 PM
Seattle

Lunchtime Organ Recital

Works by Mendelssohn, Buxtehude, Alain, and Bach.

Trinity Episcopal Church
609 8th Ave.
Seattle, WA 98104

May 30, 2010, 8:00 PM
Appleton

Senior Recital

Works by Bach, Handel, Mendelssohn, Dupré, Alain, and Buxtehude.

Lawrence University Memorial Chapel
510 E. College Ave.
Appleton, WI 54911