Francis Florentine Hagen 200th Anniversary Concert
Saturday, October 17, 2015 3:00 pm
Gray Auditorium, Old Salem Visitor Center, Winston-Salem, NC
A concert in celebration of the 200th Anniversary of the birth of Salem Composer Francis Florentine Hagen (1815 – 1907) the composer of “Morning Star,” who was born in Salem, and pastor of Bethania, Friedland, Mt. Bethel, Friedberg, York, Bethlehem, New Dorp, and New York.
Pre-concert talk : “The Man Who Wrote ‘The Morning Star” by The Rev. Dr. Nola Reed Knouse, Director of the Moravian Music Foundation.
Hagen choral works performed by The Moramus Chorale
Singing of “Morning Star”
Hagen’s works for organ and piano