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Hazel Is Back!

Recordings coming soon!

On September 30, Gothic Records will release two albums celebrating the restoration of the Hazel Wright Organ of Christ Cathedral. Hazel is one of the largest organs in the world, with five manuals, two consoles, 300 ranks, and over 17,000 pipes. David Ball, Christ Cathedral Head of Music Ministry, and Associate Organist Emma Whitten have made the first recordings of the newly-restored organ, produced and edited by Roger Sherman. Physical CDs will be available at the dedication events, and the album will be available online from Gothic Records and on a variety of digital platforms.
www.gothic-catalog.com

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Hazel Is Back!

Emma Whitten, organ
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The Hazel Wright Organ

David Ball, organ
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Christ Cathedral presents

A Year of Hazel

September 2022–June 2023

Celebrating the dedication of the newly-restored Hazel Wright Organ

Christ Cathedral • Garden Grove, CA

www.christcathedralmusic.org/yearofhazel

Join in an exciting year ahead celebrating the restoration of the Hazel Wright Organ at Christ Cathedral! Hazel is one of the largest organs in the world, with five manuals, two consoles, 300 ranks, and over 17,000 pipes.

 

Performances include:

  • Hector Olivera - September 30, 2022

  • Christmas at the Cathedral - December 16, 2022

  • Interfaith Choral Festival (feat. Kent Tritle and Daniel Ficarri from St. John the Divine, NYC) - January 28, 2023

  • Chelsea Chen - February 4, 2023

  • Emma Whitten - May 3, 2023

  • David L. Ball - May 17, 2023

  • Cathedral Organ Scholars - May 31, 2023

  • Paul Jacobs with the Pacific Symphony - June 20, 2023

 

Click here to read more about each event and purchase/reserve tickets!