On Saturday October 27 at 10am till 12 noon a world renowned organist and teacher, Sophie-Veronique Cauchefer-Choplin will present a masterclass at St. John’s, in conjunction with the SF AGO (American Guild of Organists). There will be 4 participants in the masterclass, chosen by AGO. This promises to be an exciting event and we’re happy AGO chose St. John’s as a venue for it. It is free and open for all. The following day, Sunday October 28 Ms. Cauchefer-Choplin will play a recital at Grace Cathedral at 4 PM. If you want to learn more about Sophie-Veronique please visit the website.
Sophie-Véronique Cauchefer Choplin is considered by her peers as one of the best improvisers of her generation. Her recording of Bach, Mendelssohn, Brahms, Franck, Rheinberger, Messian, Grunenwald and improvisations have gathered high praise from the public and the press.