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For details of the 2015 series of recitals at ST JOHN'S, ISLINGTON, click here.
Wednesday, 10th June, 2015. 1:00
ST ALBANS ABBEY • Sumpter Yard, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL1 1BY.
admission free / retiring collection • Four-manual organ by Harrison & Harrison.
Saturday, 25th July, 2015. 7:30
ST JOHN'S, ISLINGTON • Duncan Terrace, London N1 8AL.
admission free / retiring collection • Three-manual organ by Walker (1963).
Sunday, 6th September, 2015. 3:00 to 3:50
METHODIST CENTRAL HALL, WESTMINSTER • Storey's Gate, London SW1H 9NH.
admission £5 • Four-manual organ by Hill, restored by Harrison & Harrison.
Past Recitals
Sunday, 14th September, 2014. 7:45
CHRIST'S CHAPEL, DULWICH • London SE21 7AD.
admission free / retiring collection • Three-manual organ by William Drake, built in 2009.
Sunday, 15th June, 2014. 4:45 to 5:15
WESTMINSTER CATHEDRAL • London SW1P 1QW.
admission free / donations welcome • Four-manual organ by Henry Willis III.
Thursday, 20th February, 2014. 1:00
ST JOHN'S, SMITH SQUARE • London SW1P 3HA.
admission £10 / Friends of St John's free • Three-manual organ by Johannes Klais, built in 1993.
Sunday, 16th February, 2014. 5:00
ST JOSEF, MEMMINGEN, GERMANY
Organ by Georg Jann, built in 1980.
Wednesday, 15th January, 2014. 7:30
UNION CHAPEL, ISLINGTON • London N1 2UN.
Three-manual organ by Father Willis, recently restored by Harrison & Harrison.
Thursday, 3rd October, 2013. 7:30
ST JOSEPH'S, HIGHGATE • London N19 5NE
admission free / donations to the Organ Fund welcome • Four-manual organ by William Hill & Son, built in 1898.
Saturday, 20th July, 2013. 7:30
ST JOHN'S, ISLINGTON • Duncan Terrace, London N1 8AL.
admission free / retiring collection • Celebrating the 50th Anniversary Year of the three-manual Walker organ.
Tuesday, 25th June, 2013. 1:10
ST GEORGE'S, HANOVER SQUARE • London W1S 1FX.
admission free / retiring collection • Three-manual organ by Richards & Fowkes, built in 2012. Music by Bach, Buxtehude, Bruhns, plus a few surprises!
Saturday, 15th June, 2013. 3:00
ST JOHN'S, ISLINGTON • Duncan Terrace, London N1 8AL.
Short recital and demonstration of the organ for the Southwark and South London Organ Society. All welcome • Three-manual organ by Walker (1963).
Friday, 7th June, 2013. 1:10 to 1:50
ALL SAINTS', MARLOW • The Causeway, Marlow, Buckinghamshire SL7 2AA.
admission free / retiring collection • Three-manual organ by Willis / Norman & Beard / Compton / Mander.
Sunday, 10th February, 2013. 4:45
ST PAUL'S CATHEDRAL • London EC4M 8AD.
admission free / retiring collection • Five-manual organ by Willis / Mander.
Saturday, 9th February, 2013. 3:00
ST JOHN'S, ISLINGTON • Duncan Terrace, London N1 8AL.
Short recital and demonstration of the organ for the Surrey Organ Society. All welcome • Three-manual organ by Walker (1963).
Saturday, 29th September, 2012. 7:30
ST JOHN'S, ISLINGTON • Duncan Terrace, London N1 8AL.
admission free / retiring collection • Three-manual organ by Walker (1963).
Sunday, 23rd September, 2012. 5:45 to 6:15
WESTMINSTER ABBEY • London SW1P 3PA.
admission free • Five-manual organ by Harrison & Harrison.
Thursday, 16th August, 2012. 1:10 to 1:45
CHESTER CATHEDRAL • Abbey Square, CH1 2HU.
admission £5 / concessions £4 / accompanied children free • Four-manual organ by Hill / Rushworth & Dreaper.
Sunday, 6th May, 2012. 5:15 to 5:45
EALING ABBEY • Marchwood Crescent, London W5 2DZ.
admission free / retiring collection • Two-manual organ by Rushworth & Dreaper (1972).
Wednesday, 25th April, 2012. 1:10 to 1:55
ST MICHAEL & ALL ANGELS • Poplar Walk, West Croydon CR0 1UA.
admission free / retiring collection • Three-manual organ by Willis / Mander.
Saturday, 10th March, 2012. 2:30
ST JOHN'S, ISLINGTON • Duncan Terrace, London N1 8AL.
Short recital and demonstration of the organ for the City of London & Eastern Society of Organists. All welcome • Three-manual organ by Walker (1963).
Sunday, 30th October, 2011. 4:45
ST PAUL'S CATHEDRAL • London EC4M 8AD.
admission free / retiring collection • Five-manual organ by Willis / Mander.
Tuesday, 4th October, 2011. 7:30
CHARTERHOUSE CHAPEL • Charterhouse Square, London EC1M 6AN.
400th Anniversary Organ Recital Series • admission free / retiring collection • Two-manual organ by Walker (1862).
Saturday, 24th September, 2011. 7:30
ST JOHN'S, ISLINGTON • Duncan Terrace, London N1 8AL.
admission free / retiring collection • Three-manual organ by Walker (1963).
Saturday, 10th September, 2011. 7:30
ST DOMINIC'S PRIORY • Southampton Road, London NW5 4LB.
admission free / retiring collection • Three-manual organ by Father Willis.
Friday, 5th August, 2011. 12:30 to 1:15
ST MARY'S, ALVERSTOKE • Green Road, Gosport, Hampshire PO12 2EH.
admission £4 / concessions £3.50 / full-time students free • Three-manual organ by Hill, Norman & Beard.
Thursday, 2nd June, 2011. 12:30 to 1:10
CHRISTCHURCH PRIORY • Quay Road, Dorset BH23 1BU.
admission free / retiring collection • Four-manual organ by Nicholson (1999).
Saturday, 7th May, 2011.
CRANLEIGH SCHOOL CHAPEL • Surrey GU6 8QQ.
New (2010) two-manual organ by Mander. Demonstration of the instrument for the Institute of British Organ Building.
Saturday, 5th February, 2011. 11:00 to 11:30
ST JAMES', SPANISH PLACE • George Street, London W1U 3QY
Three-manual organ by Hunter, reputedly his finest. This event is organised by the Southwark & South London Society of Organists, non-members are also welcome.
Friday, 1st October, 2010. 1:00
MILL HILL SCHOOL CHAPEL • The Ridgeway, London NW7 1QS
admission free • Two-manual organ by Mander • Music by Demessieux and Howells.
Saturday, 25th September, 2010. 7:30
ST JOHN'S, ISLINGTON • Duncan Terrace, London N1 8AL
admission free / retiring collection • Three-manual organ by Walker (1963)
Thursday, 16th September, 2010. 7:00
UNION CHAPEL, ISLINGTON • Compton Terrace, London N1 2UN
admission free / retiring collection • Three-manual organ by Father Willis.
Friday, 27th August, 2010. 7:30
ARUNDEL CATHEDRAL, West Sussex
tickets available on the door • West gallery organ by Hill (1873)
Saturday, 28th November, 2009. 10:15
ST DUNSTAN-IN-THE-WEST • Fleet Street, London
Part of the all-day conference/AGM of the British Institute of Organ Studies.
Sunday, 2nd August, 2009. 6:00
NATIONAL SHRINE OF THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION, Washington D.C., U.S.A.
Music by Guilmant, Tournemire, Langlais, Demmesieux.
Saturday, 30th May, 2009. 7:30
ST JOHN'S, ISLINGTON • Duncan Terrace, London N1 8AL
admission free / retiring collection • Three-manual organ by Walker (1963).
Sunday, 8th February, 2009. 4:45
WESTMINSTER CATHEDRAL, London SW1
admission free / donations welcome • Four-manual organ by Henry Willis III.
Thursday, 25th September, 2008. 7:30
UNION CHAPEL, ISLINGTON • Compton Terrace, London N1 2UN
Three-manual organ by Father Willis • Music by Messiaen and Franck.
Sunday, 3rd August, 2008. 3:00
ST MICHAEL'S ABBEY, FARNBOROUGH
admission free / retiring collection • Two-manual organ by Cavaille-Coll/Mutin •
L’Orgue Mystique (Tournemire).
Saturday, 12th July, 2008. 6:30
ST JOHN'S, UPPER NORWOOD • Auckland Road, London SE19 2RX
admission free / retiring collection • Two-manual organ by Cavaille-Coll/Mutin •
L’Orgue Mystique (Tournemire).
Tuesday, 20th May, 2008. 12:00
UNION CHAPEL, ISLINGTON • Compton Terrace, London N1 2UN
admission £7 • Three-manual organ by Father Willis.
Saturday, 26th April, 2008. 7:30
ST JOHN'S, ISLINGTON • Duncan Terrace, London N1 8AL
admission free / retiring collection • Three-manual organ by Walker (1963) • Music by Messiaen and Scandinavian composers.
Saturday, 19th April, 2008. 6:30
ST PAULI, GOTHENBURG, Sweden
Three-manual organ by Marcussen (1970s).
Saturday, 15th March, 2008. 1:30
ST JOHN'S, ISLINGTON • Duncan Terrace, London N1 8AL
admission free - Part of the Organ Club AGM, non-members welcome • Three-manual organ by Walker (1963).
Wednesday, 5th March, 2008. 1:00 to 1:45
BLACKBURN CATHEDRAL
admission free / retiring collection • Four-manual organ by Walker (1969).
Saturday, 13th October, 2007. 7.30pm
ST MARGARET'S, LEE • Lee Terrace, London SE13 5EA
Romantic organ by Walker organ (1928) in a stunning pre-Raphaelite interior.
Thursday, 27th September, 2007. 7:30
UNION CHAPEL, ISLINGTON • Compton Terrace, London N1 2UN
Three-manual organ by Father Willis • French 19th/20th century organ music.
Saturday, 9th June, 2007. 3:00
LUDLOW PARISH CHURCH, Shropshire
A programme of popular music on the famous, part Snetzler organ, in what John Betjeman described as 'the most beautiful parish church in England'.
Saturday, 28th April, 2007. 7:30
ST JOHN'S, ISLINGTON • Duncan Terrace, London N1 8AL
admission free / retiring collection • Three-manual organ by Walker (1963) • Recital celebrating Buxtehude's 300th Anniversary, plus other composers.
Wednesday, 18th April, 2007. 1:10
ST MICHAEL'S & ALL ANGELS, CROYDON • Poplar Walk, Croydon, Surrey
admission free / retiring collection • A beautiful church, by JL Pearson, with a Father Willis organ in Bodley cases.
Monday, 11th September, 2006. 7:30pm
ALL SOULS', LANGHAM PLACE, London W1
admission £5 • Organ by Hunter/Willis/Harrison.
Thursday, 27th July, 2006. 7:30
UNION CHAPEL, ISLINGTON • Compton Terrace, London N1 2UN
Three-manual organ by Father Willis.
Wednesday, 3rd May, 2006. 1:00
READING TOWN HALL
Four-manual organ by Father Willis (1863), recently restored.
Saturday, 24th September, 2005. 7:30
THE SERVITE PRIORY • 264 Fulham Road, London SW10.
Organ by Grant, Degens and Bradbeer.
Friday, 16th September, 2005. 7:30
ST DOMINIC'S PRIORY • Southampton Road, London NW5.
Three-manual organ by Father Willis.
Thursday, 8th September, 2005. 7:30
GUILDFORD CATHEDRAL
Four-manual organ by Harrison/Rushworth & Dreaper.
Saturday, 27th August, 2005. 12:30
ST JOHN-AT-HACKNEY • Lower Clapton Road, London E5.
admission free.
Sunday, 21st August, 2005. 4:00
GLOUCESTER CATHEDRAL
Recital for the American Organ Historical Society.
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