Wednesday, January 13, 2021, 12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
This season's Midday Pipes organ series at First United Methodist Church of San Diego will be live-streamed and available on YouTube, due to Covid-19 restrictions imposed on in-person concert gatherings.
All concerts will begin at 12:15 PM and can be accessed at First Church YouTube Channel on the second Wednesday of the month from September through June. We invite you to enjoy this beautiful organ music played by distinguished musicians on the 108-rank, 4-manual Blackinton & Associates pipe organ, the largest in San Diego County. Each performance will be approximately 45 minutes long.
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
12:15- 1 PM
WATCH LIVE HERE
Each month you’ll have a chance to listen to a different organist play a 45-minute free organ concert.
Wednesday, January 13, 2021:
Choirmaster/Organist, St. Paul’s Cathedral, San Diego
San Diego native Martin Green enjoys a multi-faceted career as organist, singer and conductor. He has played as both as solo recitalist and accompanist throughout the US, Mexico, Canada and abroad. Martin has made guest appearances with the San Diego Symphony and has also appeared on NPR’s “Pipedreams Live”. He also makes regular guest appearances at the Spreckels Organ Pavilion – home to the world’s largest outdoor pipe organ.
He has prepared choirs and accompanied for such notable conductors as Sir David Willcocks, John Rutter, Marvin Hamlisch, Jahja Ling, Martin Neary and Diane Wolfe.
Martin is the Organist and Choirmaster of St. Paul’s Episcopal Cathedral near Balboa Park and also serves as Assistant Music Director of the San Diego Master Chorale.
As a singer, he has enjoyed being a member of many of the region’s professional choral ensembles, and has appeared as a baritone, tenor, and counter-tenor soloist in a wide range of venues in Southern California and Mexico, from small churches to symphony orchestras.
With a passion for teaching, he is active as a clinician both for choral and organ events, and serves on the faculty of a variety of Southern California regional festivals and workshops.
He has conducted three recordings with the St. Paul’s Cathedral boy and girl choristers and appears on a number of other recordings as an organist or singer.