Episode No. 19: Michael Bower, Cathedral Organist
Legendary Cathedral Organist Michael Bower joins David Ball as a grand finale to the first season of Sounds from the Sanctuary. Get an inside look at the life of Catholic Cathedral musicians – what inspires them, how the pandemic has affected musicians coast to coast, and what is inspiring both of these Cathedral Musicians as music programs emerge from the pandemic. In this episode, hear about Cathedrals from coast to coast – from our own Christ Cathedral to the Cathedral of St. Agnes in Long Island, New York where Michael Bower has been the director of music and organist running one of the most vibrant music programs in the Catholic world.