Organ Concert by Jon Gillock March 8th

Jon GillockThe Ascension Organ Series presents Diptyque and Les Corps Glorieux by Olivier Messiaen performed by Organist Jon Gillock on the Manton Memorial Organ, Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at 8:00pm.

We are proud to continue this distinguished series of concerts featuring The Complete Organ Works of Olivier Messiaen, played by the internationally acclaimed interpreter, Jon Gillock, Messiaen’s friend and disciple. Especially interesting for Messiaen aficionados is the schedule of this recital during the week of the New York Philharmonic’s performances of Turangalîla-symphonie and the Quartet for the End of Time. The moving final movement of the Quartet appears in this recital in its original version: the second part of Diptyque. Here are the Program Notes by Jon Gillock.

The Church of the Ascension
Fifth Avenue and Tenth Street, NYC

$35 Premium reserved
$25 General Admission
$10 Side / Rear Balcony

Do not miss the chance to hear this performance on the glorious Manton Memorial Organ built by Pascal Quoirin, France. Tickets can be purchased online at or call the box office at (212) 358-7060.