FORT MYERS, Fla. (May 17, 2010) — Shell Point Retirement Community welcomes organist Crawford Wiley on Thursday, June 3, at 7:15pm.  The performance will be in The Village Church Auditorium at Shell Point Retirement Community announced Randy Woods, Minister of Worship and Music for The Village Church.

“Mr. Wiley is a fine young organist,” says Pastor Woods.  “We are pleased to have him offer this free performance to the community, and know that the audience will not be disappointed as Crawford plays our four-manual Allen Organ.”

Wiley is a native of Naples, Florida and studied organ with Claire Faasse from the age of 13. He has just finished his Junior year at Bob Jones University, where he is studying for a B.M. in Organ Performance with Dr. Ed Dunbar.  This recital will feature Bach’s Toccata in F, Durufle’s Variations on VENI CREATOR; Britten’s Prelude & Fugue on a Theme of Vittoria and various favorite hymn arrangements.

This event is free and open to the public.  For more information on the concert, please call (239) 454-2147.

The Village Church at Shell Point is a ministry of the Christian and Missionary Alliance and serves a congregation of more than 600.  The Village Church is located near the entrance to the Island at Shell Point and seats 1,000 people.  Shell Point Retirement Community is a continuing care retirement community located in Fort Myers just off Summerlin Road, two miles before the Sanibel causeway. Shell Point is a nationally recognized leader in the retirement industry.

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