Organ recitals

Organ recitals are held in the Abbey every Sunday afternoon. These 30-minute concerts are free of charge and a wide range of music is presented, showcasing the Abbey’s magnificent Harrison & Harrison organ.

This month's organ recitals

1st - 31st May 2022
Sunday, 1st May 2022
Third Sunday of Easter
5.00pm Organ Recital Nave

Demessieux Variations on O filii et filiae
Bach Christ ist erstanden BWV 627
Scheidemann Dic nobis Maria
Tournemire trans Duruflé Choral-Improvisation sur le Victimae paschali

Peter Holder Sub-Organist

Sunday, 8th May 2022
Fourth Sunday of Easter
5.00pm Organ Recital Nave

Mendelssohn War March of the Priests (Athalia)
Franck Choral III in A minor
Mulet Esquisses Byzantines
   iii Rosace
   iv Chapelle des Morts
   x Tu es petra et portae inferi non praevalebunt adversus te

Liam Cartwright All Saints, High Wycombe

Sunday, 15th May 2022
Fifth Sunday of Easter
5.00pm Organ Recital Nave

Buxtehude Praeludium in C BuxWV 137
Elgar arr Martin Imperial March Op 32
Fletcher Fountain Reverie
Jongen Sonata Eroica Op 94

Richard Cook St Edmundsbury Cathedral

Sunday, 22nd May 2022
Sixth Sunday of Easter
5.00pm Organ Recital Nave

Vivaldi trans Guillou Concerto in D RV230
Hakim 'Sindbad' Fantasy on Omani popular songs
Purcell Trumpet Tune and Almande
Handel trans Guillou Alla hornpipe

Ian Hockley Oman

Sunday, 29th May 2022
Seventh Sunday of Easter - Sunday after Ascension Day
5.00pm Organ Recital Nave

Schmidt Praeludium in D 'Halleluja'
Wesley Choral Song and Fugue
Bach Sinfonia to Cantata 29
Spicer Dreams of Derry
Dupré Prelude and Fugue in B Op 7 no 1

Paul Carr Birmingham

Everyone is welcome to attend these recitals, free of charge. Security checks are in place upon entry.