The final concert of the 2020-21 Evensong Concert Series features the Deanna Witkowski Trio in a return visit to St. Paul’s via a virtual performance. The concert is scheduled for June 6, 2021 at 4:00pm. Witkowski is an amazingly diverse pianist-composer-vocalist who consistently thrills audiences in explosive performances that combine virtuosity and heart. A leader in liturgical jazz, she has shared her original sacred music and jazz hymn arrangements in over one hundred churches throughout the United States. An expert on the life and music of Mary Lou Williams, her new biography, Mary Lou Williams “Music for the Soul” (Liturgical Press), will be published this August Her seventh recording, “Force of Nature” (MCG Jazz) featuring all compositions by Williams, will be released in October. In this concert, Witkowski features both her sacred jazz works and pieces from her upcoming album. The free concert will be available on YouTube at https://youtu.be/_F6W1THpaAQ and the program is available to view or print here.
The concert will be available for review and future viewing on our YouTube Channel, accessible by choosing “Music Guild Concerts” from the top of the home page of our website, stpaulsoregon.org