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The Max Reger Foundation of America is a public not-for-profit organization that creates opportunities to promote the music and legacy of Max Reger. It is our aim to provide avenues for music education and performance for children and professionals within the United States.
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Max Reger wrote a lot of music; over 1,400 compositions in total during his brief life. He began composing in 1888 at the age of 15 and he didn't stop until his death in 1916. A mere 28 years of work. Reger wrote for all genres of music except opera (e.g., vocal, chamber, piano, organ and orchestral music) with his largest oeuvre being that of his works for Voice (31%) and chamber ensemble (25%).

Whether you are new to Reger's music or just want to explore it further, a list is provided below of recommended works and recordings that will help you on your journey. It is music you should know!

If you are new to Reger, we suggest starting with your preferred type (or genre) of music (e.g., chamber, piano, organ, etc.). To start your excursion, here are a few recommendations. Please review the Listening Guide for more information about recordings:

Chamber Music: String Quartet, Opus 109
Orchestral Music: Piano Concerto, Opus 114
Organ Music: Sonata, Opus 60
Piano Music: Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Beethoven, Opus 86
Vocal Music: Schlichte Weisen, Opus 76

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  Calendar of Events

Max Reger Concerts
Church on the Hill
140 Bowdoin Street
Boston, MA

September 9, 2014 @ 7:30 p.m.
Jeffrey Michael Hartman, Tenor
Victor Cayres Mendonca, Piano

November 29, 2014 @ 11:00 a.m.
Church On The Hill Vocal Ensemble

December 18, 2014 @ 7:30 p.m.
Jazz Ensemble presents A Jazz Christmas

February 10, 2015 @ 7:30 p.m.
Lisa Hadley, Mezzo Soprano
Susanne Sheppard, Piano

March 17, 2015 @ 7:30 p.m.
Suzanne Grogan, Soprano

May 10, 2015 @ 11:00 a.m.
Church On The Hill Vocal Ensemble

May 30, 2015 - 5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
The Max Reger Foundation of America Benefit Event

Free Admission to all Concerts  


Ambassador Award Update

September 19, 2013

Phuong Nghi Pham is continuing her musical education at the New England Conservatory. This multi-year, full scholarship, award has helped Phuong Nghi grow into a splendid musician. The Foundation is very proud of her accomplishments.

NYC Endeavor Music Awards Announced

September 19, 2013

We are pleased to announce the MRFOA Endeavor Music Award Recipients. These students will attend the Manhattan School of Music Pre-College Program during the 2013-2014 academic year.

Congratulations to:

- Evan Pasternak, 16 - Violin
- Myung In Solomon Lee, 16 - Cello
- Xinman Wu, 16 - Piano

Heartfelt thanks to our donors who make it possible to give talented children in need the financial support to fulfill their dreams.



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