Summer Organ Festival: Matthew Jorysz

Summer Organ Festival: Matthew Jorysz

Date Time Location Price
Tuesday, 19th July 2022 7.00pm - 8.00pm The Abbey £15 Buy tickets via Eventbrite

Discover the Abbey’s awe-inspiring grand organ as Matthew Jorysz plays Bach, Liszt, Franck, Jongen and Duruflé.

The 2022 festival continues with Abbey Assistant Organist Matthew Jorysz playing works by Bach, Liszt, Franck, Jongen and Duruflé.

Programme

JS Bach Prelude in B minor BWV 544
César Franck Pièce Héroïque
Maurice Duruflé Prelude et Fugue sur le nom d’Alain Op 7
Franz Liszt Vallée d'Obermann from Années de pèlerinage: Première année – Suisse (arr Geffert)
Joseph Jongen Sonata Eroica

About Matthew Jorysz

Assistant Organist of Westminster Abbey since January 2016, Matthew Jorysz is a rising star of the organ world. Prior to his Abbey appointment he was Organ Scholar of Clare College, Cambridge, where he accompanied the College’s acclaimed choir in its busy schedule of performances, tours, broadcasts on and recordings.

As an organ recitalist he performs regularly in the UK and further afield, while as a pianist he is developing a career as a chamber musician, chiefly collaborating with singers.

Tickets

Tickets can be purchased on the door on the evening of the concert or in advance via Eventbrite (see the link above).

Additional information

  • Entry for this event is via the Great West Door
  • Doors open at 6.30pm
  • The Performance will last for approximately one hour with no interval
  • Seating is unreserved
  • Children are welcome but this event is not recommended for those under the age of six
  • Photography, filming and sound recording are not permitted at Abbey concerts

Summer Organ Festival

This concert is part of the Summer Organ Festival, where the Abbey’s magnificent five-manual Harrison & Harrison organ takes centre stage. 

Vincent Dubois, Thomas Trotter, James O’Donnell and Peter Holder will also be performing during the festival, which will see the organ brought to life.

The festival takes place between 12th July and 9th August 2022.

Find out more about the Summer Organ Festival.

With thanks

The Summer Organ Festival takes place thanks to the generous support of David Keltner and the late Patricia Owen Keltner.

Other summer events

Find out about more events and tours taking place as part of the Abbey's Summer Festival.