FEBRUARY 2018

Saturday 17th February 12noon Malvern Priory WR14 2AY
David Chandler (Bristol)
Toccata - Gaston Belie
Voluntary in F - Robert Broderip
Fantasie on Een Vaste Burg - Jan Zwart
Offertorio - Jesus Guridi
‘Ladies in Lavender’ - Nigel Hess
Bolero de Concert - Lefébure Wely
‘New Era’ - Nigel Ogden
Admission free, retiring collection
www.malvernprioryorgan.org.uk

Saturday 17th February 12noon Victoria Hall, Hanley ST1 3AD
Darius Battiwalla (Royal Northern College of Music)
Admission £9 (£7.50)
http://www.victoriahall-organproms.co.uk/

Monday 26th February 1pm Birmingham Town Hall B3 3DQ
Thomas Trotter
Paul Spicer, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire Chamber Choir
Britten, Rejoice in the Lamb
Stanford, Fantasia & Toccata in D minor
K. Leighton, Crucifixus pro nobis, God’s Grandeur, Let all the world
Admission £6
www.thsh.co.uk

Tuesday 27th February 5.15pm Bramall Music Building, Birmingham B15 2TT
Garnier Organ Recital 2
Organ Scholars of Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
An hour of music by J S Bach
Tickets £4.75 adults, £3.25 concessions
https://thebramall.co.uk/events/

Wednesday 28th February 1.10pm St Alphege, Solihull B91 3RQ
Nicholas Johnson
Refreshments available from 12.30
Admission free, retiring collection
http://www.solihullparish.org.uk/

MARCH 2018

Thursday 1st March 12.15pm Worcester Cathedral WR1 2LA
Simon Hogan
Admission free, retiring collection
http://www.worcestercathedral.co.uk/

Thursday 1st March 1.15pm St Chad’s Cathedral, Birmingham B46EU
Thursday Live!
David Saint (St Chad’s Cathedral)
Jeanne Marie-Madeleine Demessieux (1921-1968) Te Deum
J.S. Bach (1685-1750) Concerto in A minor after Vivaldi BWV 593
Allegro; Adagio; Allegro
Flor Peeters (1903–1986) Aria
César Franck (1822-1890) Chorale no 3 in A minor
Admission free, retiring collection
http://www.paulcarr.co.uk/thursday-live/

Friday 2nd March 1pm Emmanuel, Wylde Green B72 1YG
William Peart (Royal Birmingham Conservatoire)
Bach - Toccata, Adagio, and Fugue in C BWV 564
Brahms - Schmiicke dich, O liebe seele
Reger - Choral Fantasia on Halleluja, Gott zu Loben
Admission free, retiring collection
http://www.emmanuelwyldegreen.org.uk/

Sunday 4th March 3pm Holy Trinity Parish Church, Wordsley DY8 5RU
Paul Carr (Birmingham)
J.S. Bach: Toccata and Fugue in D minor (BWV565)
Concerto in D minor after Vivaldi (BWV596)
Trio Sonata No 1 in E flat (BWV525)
Prelude and Fugue in C minor (BWV546)
Admission free, retiring collection
http://www.paulcarr.co.uk/sunday-afternoon-organ-music/

Thursday 8th March 12.15pm Worcester Cathedral WR1 2LA
Richard Cook (Worcester Cathedral)
Admission free, retiring collection
http://www.worcestercathedral.co.uk/

Monday 12th March 1pm, Symphony Hall, Birmingham B1 2EA
Thomas Trotter
Mendelssohn, Organ Sonata No 5
Corelli (arr. T Billington), Concerto Grosso in B flat major, Op 6 No 11
Stanley, Voluntary in F major, Op 7 No 6
J. MacMillan, Le Tombeau de Georges Rouault
Liszt, Prelude & Fugue on BACH
Admission £6
www.thsh.co.uk

Tuesday 13th March 5.15pm Bramall Music Building, Birmingham B15 2TT
Garnier Organ Recital 3
Nathan Laube
Music by Haydn, Mendelssohn, Bach, Storace, & Muffat
Tickets £4.75 adults, £3.25 concessions
https://thebramall.co.uk/events/

Thursday 15th March 12.15pm Worcester Cathedral WR1 2LA
Steve Bowey
Admission free, retiring collection
http://www.worcestercathedral.co.uk/

Friday 23rd March 7.30pm Victoria Hall, Hanley ST1 3AD
Jonathan Scott
Saint-Saens, Organ Symphony No 3
http://www.victoriahall-organproms.co.uk/

Monday 26th March 1pm Birmingham Town Hall B3 3DQ
Thomas Trotter
C. M. Widor, 'Allegro’ from Symphony No 6
F. Couperin, ‘Offertoire sur les Grands jeux’ (from Mass for the Parishes)
M. Duruflé, Prelude & Fugue on the name of ALAIN
G. Pierne, Three Pieces
L. Vierne, ‘Feux Follets’ and ‘Carillon de Westminster’ from 24 Pièces de Fantaisie
Admission £6
www.thsh.co.uk

Wednesday 28th March 1.10pm Alphege, Solihull B91 3RQ
Henry Fairs (Birmingham Conservatoire and University)
Refreshments available from 12.30
Admission free, retiring collection
http://www.solihullparish.org.uk/

APRIL 2018

Sunday 1st April 3pm Holy Trinity Parish Church, Wordsley DY8 5RU
Paul Carr (Birmingham)
http://www.paulcarr.co.uk/sunday-afternoon-organ-music/

Thursday 5th April 1.15pm St Chad’s Cathedral, Birmingham B46EU
Thursday Live!
Paul Carr (Birmingham)
Admission free, retiring collection
http://www.paulcarr.co.uk/thursday-live/

Saturday 7th April 12noon Malvern Priory WR14 2AY
Stephen Hargreaves (Liverpool)
Admission free, retiring collection
www.malvernprioryorgan.org.uk

Monday 9th April 1pm, Symphony Hall, Birmingham B1 2EA
Daniel Moult
Handel, ‘Alla Hornpipe’ from Water Music Suite in F major
Handel, ‘Minuet’, ‘Air’, ‘A flight of Angels’ from Pieces from a Musical Clock
Mozart, Fantasia in F minor, K 608
Liszt, Resignazione
Whitlock, Fantasy Choral No 2
J. Van Oortmerssen, Psalm 72
Wammes, Toccata Chromatica
Widor, ‘Finale’ from Symphony No 6
Admission £6
www.thsh.co.uk

Wednesday 18th April 7.30pm, Symphony Hall, Birmingham B1 2EA
Darius Battiwalla with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Saint-Saens, Symphony 3 ‘Organ’
Admission £13 - £48
www.thsh.co.uk

Thursday 19th April 12.15pm Worcester Cathedral WR1 2LA
Jonathan Allsopp (Westminster Cathedral)
Admission free, retiring collection
http://www.worcestercathedral.co.uk/

Saturday 21st April 12noon Victoria Hall, Hanley ST1 3AD
Jonathan Scott (Manchester)
Admission £9 (£7.50)
http://www.victoriahall-organproms.co.uk/

Monday 23rd April 1pm Birmingham Town Hall B3 3DQ
Thomas Trotter
W. Harris, Flourish for an Occasion
J. Hook, Two Voluntaries
J. C. Bach, Concerto in D major, Op 1 No 6
W. T. Best, Variations & Fugue on God Save the Queen
G. Thalben-Ball, Elegy in B flat major
G. Thalben-Ball, Variations on a theme of Paganini for Pedals
E. Coates, ‘Westminster’ and ‘Knightsbridge March’ from London Suite
Admission £6
www.thsh.co.uk

Wednesday 25th April 1.10pm Alphege, Solihull B91 3RQ
David Saint (St Chad’s Cathedral)
Refreshments available from 12.30
Admission free, retiring collection
http://www.solihullparish.org.uk/

Thursday 26th April 12.15pm Worcester Cathedral WR1 2LA
John Pryer
Admission free, retiring collection
http://www.worcestercathedral.co.uk/

MAY 2018

Thursday 3rd May 12.15pm Worcester Cathedral WR1 2LA
Ashley Wagner (Worcester Cathedral)
Admission free, retiring collection
http://www.worcestercathedral.co.uk/

Thursday 3rd May 1.15pm St Chad’s Cathedral, Birmingham B46EU
Thursday Live!
Peter Stevens
Admission free, retiring collection
http://www.paulcarr.co.uk/thursday-live/

Sunday 6th May 3pm Holy Trinity Parish Church, Wordsley DY8 5RU
Paul Carr (Birmingham)
http://www.paulcarr.co.uk/sunday-afternoon-organ-music/

Saturday 12th May 12noon Malvern Priory WR14 2AY
Paul Rosoman (Wellington, New Zealand)
Admission free, retiring collection
www.malvernprioryorgan.org.uk

Saturday 12th May 12noon Victoria Hall, Hanley ST1 3AD
The Scott Brothers Duo
Admission £9 (£7.50)
http://www.victoriahall-organproms.co.uk/

Monday 14th May 1pm Birmingham Town Hall B3 3DQ
Thomas Trotter
G. F. Handel, Organ Concerto, Op 7 No 4
J. C. Pepusch, Voluntary
W.Russell, Voluntary in C (Volume 2, 1812)
Hollins, Maytime Gavotte
Mulet, Rosace, Tu es Petra
Admission £6
www.thsh.co.uk

Wednesday 23rd May 1.10pm Alphege, Solihull B91 3RQ
James Lloyd Thomas (St Thomas, Stourbridge)
Refreshments available from 12.30
Admission free, retiring collection
http://www.solihullparish.org.uk/

JUNE 2018

Sunday 3rd June 3pm Holy Trinity Parish Church, Wordsley DY8 5RU
Paul Carr (Birmingham)
http://www.paulcarr.co.uk/sunday-afternoon-organ-music/

Monday 4th June 1pm, Symphony Hall, Birmingham B1 2EA
Thomas Trotter
Admission £6
www.thsh.co.uk

Monday 4th June 1pm Coventry Cathedral CV1 5AB
Simon Hogan (Southwell Minster)
Admission free, retiring collection
http://www.coventrycathedral.org.uk/wpsite/

Thursday 7th June 12.15pm Worcester Cathedral WR1 2LA
Michael Haynes
Admission free, retiring collection
http://www.worcestercathedral.co.uk/

Thursday 7th June 1.15pm St Chad’s Cathedral, Birmingham B46EU
Thursday Live!
Paul Carr (Birmingham)
Admission free, retiring collection
http://www.paulcarr.co.uk/thursday-live/

Thursday 14th June 12.15pm Worcester Cathedral WR1 2LA
Christopher Allsop (Worcester Cathedral)
Admission free, retiring collection
http://www.worcestercathedral.co.uk/

Saturday 16th June 12noon Victoria Hall, Hanley ST1 3AD
Michael Rhodes (Victoria Hall)
Admission £9 (£7.50)
http://www.victoriahall-organproms.co.uk/

Monday 18th June 1pm Birmingham Town Hall B3 3DQ
Thomas Trotter
Admission £6
www.thsh.co.uk

Thursday 21st June 12.15pm Worcester Cathedral WR1 2LA
Matthew Kelly (Worcester Cathedral)
Admission free, retiring collection
http://www.worcestercathedral.co.uk/

Wednesday 27th June 1.10pm Alphege, Solihull B91 3RQ
David Houlder (Leeds Minster)
Refreshments available from 12.30
Admission free, retiring collection
http://www.solihullparish.org.uk/

JULY 2018

Sunday 1st July 3pm Holy Trinity Parish Church, Wordsley DY8 5RU
Paul Carr (Birmingham)
http://www.paulcarr.co.uk/sunday-afternoon-organ-music/

Monday 2nd July 1pm Birmingham Town Hall B3 3DQ
Thomas Trotter
Admission £6
www.thsh.co.uk

Saturday 21st July 12noon Victoria Hall, Hanley ST1 3AD
Iain Harvey, John Ramsbottom, Philip Cartwright, Michael Rhodes
Admission £9 (£7.50)
http://www.victoriahall-organproms.co.uk/

Wednesday 25th July 1.10pm Alphege, Solihull B91 3RQ
Alex Woodrow (Solihull School)
Refreshments available from 12.30
Admission free, retiring collection
http://www.solihullparish.org.uk/

AUGUST 2018

Sunday 5th August 3pm Holy Trinity Parish Church, Wordsley DY8 5RU
Paul Carr (Birmingham)
http://www.paulcarr.co.uk/sunday-afternoon-organ-music/

Saturday 18th August 12noon Victoria Hall, Hanley ST1 3AD
Thomas Ospital (St Eustache, Paris)
Admission £9 (£7.50)
http://www.victoriahall-organproms.co.uk/

Monday 27th August 12noon Malvern Priory WR14 2AY
Laurence Caldecote (All Saints’, Northampton)
Admission free, retiring collection
www.malvernprioryorgan.org.uk

SEPTEMBER 2018

Sunday 2nd September 3pm Holy Trinity Parish Church, Wordsley DY8 5RU
Paul Carr (Birmingham)
http://www.paulcarr.co.uk/sunday-afternoon-organ-music/

Monday 4th September 1pm Coventry Cathedral CV1 5AB
Laurence Caldecote (St Nicholas, Nuneaton)
Admission free, retiring collection
http://www.coventrycathedral.org.uk/wpsite/

Saturday 15th September 12noon Victoria Hall, Hanley ST1 3AD
Philip Adams & David Lloyd
Admission £9 (£7.50)
http://www.victoriahall-organproms.co.uk/

OCTOBER 2018

Saturday 6th October 6.45pm Worcester Cathedral WR1 2LA
The Anniversary Recital
David Briggs
http://www.worcestercathedral.co.uk/
The recital will also form the culminating event of the Midlands Organ Day
www.worcestershireorganists.org

Sunday 7th October 3pm Holy Trinity Parish Church, Wordsley DY8 5RU
Paul Carr (Birmingham)
http://www.paulcarr.co.uk/sunday-afternoon-organ-music/

Saturday 27th October 12noon Victoria Hall, Hanley ST1 3AD
Jonathan Scott
Admission £9 (£7.50)
http://www.victoriahall-organproms.co.uk/

NOVEMBER 2018

Saturday 3rd November 12noon Malvern Priory WR14 2AY
Timothy Easter (Harpenden)
Admission free, retiring collection
www.malvernprioryorgan.org.uk

Sunday 4th November 3pm Holy Trinity Parish Church, Wordsley DY8 5RU
Paul Carr (Birmingham)
http://www.paulcarr.co.uk/sunday-afternoon-organ-music/

Saturday 24th November 12noon Victoria Hall, Hanley ST1 3AD
Ian Tracey (Liverpool Cathedral & City Organist)
Admission £9 (£7.50)
http://www.victoriahall-organproms.co.uk/

DECEMBER 2018

Sunday 2nd December 3pm Holy Trinity Parish Church, Wordsley DY8 5RU
Paul Carr (Birmingham)
http://www.paulcarr.co.uk/sunday-afternoon-organ-music/

New events, and any further details on events above, will be added progressively as and if they become available.

The Worcestershire Organists’ Association makes every effort to ensure that the information it publishes is accurate but cannot be held responsible for any errors or omissions: potential audience members are always advised to check the venue or organiser’s website (and/or to refer to organrecitals.com) before making final arrangements to travel to an event.