Gray to perform in local recital

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Richard L. Gray, III
Richard L. Gray, III

Richard L. Gray, III, organist, will appear in recital on Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. at the Sea Island Presbyterian Church, 81 Lady’s Island Drive, Beaufort. Gray is a Junior at the Oberlin Conservatory of Music, Oberlin, Ohio where he is pursuing the Bachelor of Music degree in Organ Performance. In addition, he is studying Church Music. He is a student of James David Christie. Prior to attending Oberlin, Gray studied piano and organ with Mary Ingrassia and Gary Rakestraw, both reside here in Beaufort.

Gray attended the Georgetown Preparatory School in North Bethesda, Maryland.  He was the accompanist of the choir there. He has performed recitals in various states. His program will include works by Bach, Mendelssohn, deGrigny, Locklair, and Franck. The program is open to the public. Admission is free.