Enjoy a tempting trio of concerts showcasing the William J. Gillespie Concert Organ:

  • - The Phantom of the Opera, the 1925 silent film accompanied by organist Dennis James (Oct. 22)
  • - Holiday Organ Spectacular featuring organist Todd Wilson (Dec. 19)
  • - Superstar Organist Isabelle Demers (Mar. 17)


Presenting Sponsors:

Pacific Symphony Sponsors

This series consists of 3 performances.


Pacific symphony The Phantom of the Opera (Silent Film)

The Phantom of the Opera (Silent Film)

October 22, 2023

Just in time for Halloween, organist and internationally renowned silent-film accompanist Dennis James provides a chilling soundtrack to the classic 1925 silent film The Phantom of the Opera starring Lon Chaney, Sr. in which a mad, disfigured composer seeks love with a lovely young opera singer. See this extraordinary film on the big screen while experiencing the overwhelming sounds from the 4,322-pipe organ.


Pacific symphony Holiday Organ Spectacular

Holiday Organ Spectacular

December 19, 2023

Celebrate the season with the king of instruments! Enjoy a magnitude of musical splendors with world-class organist Todd Wilson and members of Pacific Symphony performing a delightful mix of sacred and holiday music. Favorite Christmas carols share the bill with traditional organ works that highlight the 4,322-pipe William J. Gillespie Concert Organ.


Pacific symphony Superstar Organist Isabelle Demers

Superstar Organist Isabelle Demers

March 17, 2024

Isabelle Demers’ recital for the 2010 International Society of Organbuilders-American Institute of Organbuilders convention “left the entire congress in an atmosphere of “Demers fever” ̶ something that continues unabated over ten years later. Possessing “bracing virtuosity” (Chicago Classical Review), she has enraptured listeners worldwide with spell-binding performances. Her acclaimed recordings have been heralded as “expressive…profound and searching” (RSCM’s Church Music Quarterly).

Stravinsky: Firebird Suite (transcibed by Isabelle Demers)