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Posted on Monday, December 8, 2014 - 13:34

 A box full of wedding photos sits at Celeste Raspanti’s elbow.

As she lifts one from the stack and looks at it, two brides, two grooms, two maids of honor and two best men look back.

Posted on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 06:45

The world premiere and final work of Twin Cities composer Stephen Paulus titled "Cathedral Fanfare for Two Organs" will be performed at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Cathedral of St. Paul.

The free concert is presented by the Cathedral Heritage Foundation as part of the Inaugural Year of Concerts series. Other works to be played at the concert include the national premiere of "Three solos" by Jean-Baptiste Robin, "Clair de lune" from "Suite Bergamasque" by Claude Debussy and "Asturias" by Isaac Albeniz.

Posted on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - 23:00

 The fifth and final concert in a year-long celebration to mark the restoration of the Cathedral of St. Paul’s E.M. Skinner
and Aeolian-Skinner pipe organs has become an occasion to celebrate the legacy of Mer- riam Park composer Stephen Paulus, 65, who died on October 19 from complications fol- lowing a stroke.

Posted on Monday, September 15, 2014 - 09:32
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(Saint Paul, MN) World-renowned organist and composer Jean-Baptiste Robin will perform a concert on the historic, newly refurbished pipe organs at the Cathedral of Saint Paul at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. Robin, organist at the Royal Chapel in the Palace of Versailles, is the fifth and final organist to perform as part of the 2014 Inaugural Year of Organ Concerts. This celebratory concert series marks the completion of the $3.4 million restoration of the E. M. Skinner and Æolian-Skinner pipe organs by Quimby Pipe Organs of Missouri, which drew support from 800 individual donors. The Cathedral of Saint Paul is located at 239 Selby Avenue, at the corner of Summit Avenue in Saint Paul, Minn. Free parking is available in the Cathedral parking lots and the surrounding area.

Posted on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 18:15
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Janette Fishell

(St. Paul, Minn.) Organist Janette Fishell will perform a concert on the historic, newly refurbished pipe organs at the Cathedral of Saint Paul on Thursday, Sept. 25 at 7:30 p.m. Fishell is a Professor of Music and Chair of the Organ Department at Indiana University’s Jacobs School of Music in Bloomington, Indiana. She is the fourth of five organists to perform in the Inaugural Year of Organ Concerts, marking the completion of the $3.4 million project on the E. M. Skinner and Æolian-Skinner pipe organs by Quimby Pipe Organs of Missouri. The organ restoration project was a community-wide effort and drew support from 800 individual donors. The Cathedral of Saint Paul is located at 239 Selby Avenue, at the corner of Summit Avenue in Saint Paul, Minn. Free parking is available in the Cathedral parking lots and the surrounding area.

Posted on Monday, August 18, 2014 - 19:03

Let it shine! 4th Annual Cathedral Festival of Lights Gala Theme focused on effort to buff the Cathedral to its original brilliance.

Posted on Monday, August 18, 2014 - 19:00

Organist Samuel Holmberg, will perform a concert on the historic, newly refurbished pipe organs at the Cathedral of Saint Paul on Thursday, August 21 at 7:30 p.m

Posted on Monday, August 18, 2014 - 18:54
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By January 1914, John Garatti and his team of carvers “had already spent nearly four years perched high atop the maze of scaffolding obscuring the front of the edifice. 

Posted on Monday, August 18, 2014 - 18:51
Photo Highest point constructed on May 18, 1914
Credit: Minnesota Historical Society

As the Cathedral of Saint Paul entered the New Year, 1914, John B. Meagher, Secretary of the Executive Committee, read a summary Treasurer’s report.