LEGENDARY CHICAGO ORGANIST TO PERFORM AT THREE COYOTES HOME GAMES
/ Arizona Coyotes
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Wednesday, February 13, 2008
GLENDALE, ARIZONA -- Phoenix Coyotes Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer Michael Bucek announced today that legendary Chicago organist Nancy Faust will perform during the Coyotes home games at Jobing.com Arena on Thursday, Feb. 14, Saturday, Feb. 16 and Tuesday, Feb. 19.
Faust, who was once nicknamed the “Sweetheart of Comiskey Park,” has been the official White Sox organist for over 35 years and has become an institution on the Chicago sports landscape. Faust is known for playing songs that fit the game situation and is always up on new music.
A Chicago native, Faust learned to play the organ from her mother at the age of four. Throughout her career, she has made numerous television appearances and has spent time as the organist for the Chicago Bulls and DePaul University, and has also performed at NHL games for the Chicago Blackhawks and Minnesota North Stars.