Tom Bara aids Band's "Reformation"

October 12, 2016

On Oct. 21 the Interlochen Arts Academy Band explores the 500th anniversary of the Reformation through the medium of music. You can learn more about the event here.

To help students prepare Interlochen Arts Academy Organist and Faculty Member Tom Bara led Dr. Schlomer and students through an intimate demonstration of the Dendrinos Chapel Organ. Students were invited to gather around the organ and to explore the various knobs and buttons and how they affect the sound produced.

Student cheered for Mr. Bara following an impressive rendition of J.S. Bach’s Toccata and Fugue in D Minor. Following the lesson the group made their way to Corson Auditorium to continue their Reformation rehearsal with Dr. Schlomer and Tom Bara.