11 Mar

Sursa Performance HallBall State Faculty Artist Series

The Faculty Artist Series features School of Music faculty sharing their talent and passion for music with the campus and community.

Marko Petričić holds D.Mus and M.M. degrees from Indiana University where he studied with Dr. Christopher Young. He is a newly appointed Assistant Teaching Professor of Organ/Generalist at Ball State University. Prior to this appointment, he taught at the University of Indianapolis. As an active church musician, he is Music Associate/Organist at Northminster Presbyterian Church and was previously Assistant Organist and Choirmaster at Christ Church Cathedral and Choir Director/Organist at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Indianapolis. He has presented recitals and master classes at Shanghai Normal University in China, University of Toronto, Canada, and University of Belgrade, Serbia. As an accomplished organ and bayan-accordion performer, Marko Petričić has won top prizes at International and National competitions in Italy, Germany, Yugoslavia, and the United States. He was a member of the jury for the Fort Wayne National Organ Competition twice, and his CD recordings French Accent (organ), and The Years of Pilgrimage (bayan), have received excellent reviews.

As an accomplished keyboard performer, he has performed with the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra on numerous occasions featuring a wide range of repertoire.

His newest CD recording of J. S. Bach’s Clavierübung III on organ and bayan featuring the Northminster’s C. B. Fisk Op. 154 pipe organ was recently released on the MSR Classics label.

Program to include music by Bach, Messiaen, Reger and others.

This recital will also be offered as a livestream – visit the Concert Livestream Page to watch live. Streaming begins approximately 15 minutes prior to scheduled concert start time.

This recital is free and open to the public. Parking is available in the McKinley Parking Garage (entrance on Ashland Avenue) located immediately south of Sursa Hall. On weekdays parking is free after 7p.m.

Learn more about Marko Petričić.