ORGAN RECITAL AT FIRST PRESBYTERIAN
Rodney Long, Music Director at First Presbyterian Church, will present an organ recital on
November 20 at 3 pm. The program has been planned to appeal to a variety of musical tastes,
including works by Johann Sebastian Bach, as well as works by Maurice Durufle, Cesar Frank
and other contemporary composers. Some of the works Mr. Long will be playing have been
selected from his program at the National Cathedral in Washington, DC where he performed on
May 29 of this year.
Mr. Long, a native of Charlottesville, Virginia, began his study of the organ and performing for
church services at the age of fifteen. He has studied at Westminster Choir College, Peabody
Conservatory of Music, and the University of Laverne, Kifissia in Athens, Greece.
The recital will be given at the First Presbyterian Church, Willow Grove. While reservations are
not required, early arrival is suggested as seating is limited. Light refreshments will be served
following the program. There is no admission charge, although there will be free will, i.e.
voluntary, offering to support the church’s music program.
The church is located at the corner of Easton (Rte. 611) and Barrett Roads in Willow Grove,
Across from the Wetzel Funeral Home—1 mile south of the Pennsylvania Turnpike. For further
information, please visit the church website www.firstpreswg.org of call us at 215-659-5938.