—Annual Joe R. Engle Organ Concert featuring German organist Christoph Keggenhoff and the Princeton Seminary Singers—

Princeton, NJ, September 27, 2013–Princeton Theological Seminary’s annual Joe R. Engle Organ Concert will be held on Sunday, October 6 at 7:00 p.m. in Miller Chapel.

christoph keggenhoffFeaturing Christoph Keggenhoff, associate cathedral organist of Speyer Cathedral in Speyer, Germany, and associate director of the Diocesan Church Music Institute, and the Seminary Singers, the concert will feature organ compositions by Buxtehude, Bach, Eben, and Merkel, and will conclude with a brief service of Night Prayer.  

A well-known practitioner in Gregorian Chant, Keggenhoff is also the founder, music director, and conductor of the Schola Cantorum Saliensis, a Gregorian Chant choir. He is also an official organ consultant of the Diocese of Speyer.

The concert will showcase the many voices of the Seminary’s Joe R. Engle Organ, a two-manual pipe organ built by Paul Fritts and Company and installed in 2000. The concert is open to the public free of charge, through a generous endowment given by Seminary benefactor Joe R. Engle. For more information, call 609.497.7890.

Princeton Theological Seminary, founded in 1812, is the first seminary established by the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church. Its mission is to educate leaders for the church of Jesus Christ worldwide, and its more than 500 students and 11,000 graduates from all fifty states and many nations around the world serve Christ in churches, schools and universities, healthcare institutions, nonprofit agencies, initiatives for social justice, mission agencies, and the emerging ministries of the church in the twenty-first century.