Concert—Guest Organ Recital: John Thyssen, Baroque Trumpet


Location: DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

The planned program includes selections from Girolamo Fantini, Arcangelo Corelli, Tomaso Albinoni, Henry Purcell, and Georg Philipp Telemann.

With performances described by The New York Times as “brilliant” and “flawless,” John Thiessen appears as soloist and principal trumpet with early-music ensembles throughout the United States and Canada.

Craig Cramer (organ) is a professor in the Department of Music at the University of Notre Dame and has performed throughout the United States, and in Belgium, Canada, England, France, Germany, Luxembourg, Poland, Scotland, the Czech Republic, and Switzerland.

Mary Anne Ballard (viola da gamba) is a principal with Baltimore Consort and is now on the faculty of Oberlin’s summer Baroque Performance Institute. Currently a resident of Indiana, she has appeared recently with Indianapolis Baroque Orchestra.

There will be two performances on Sunday, April 1, the first at 2:30 p.m. and the second at 5:00 p.m.

Tickets are $15 for general admission and $5 for students. To purchase tickets, visit