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Last update: 16 May 2018

Local Events

 

This listing includes organ-related events within easy reach of Reading. For a comprehensive nationwide listing, visit www.organrecitals.com

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2018

Friday 18 May

12.30 - 1.15pm. Minster Church of St Mary the Virgin, Reading. Lunchtime Organ Recital by Jonathan Holl (Windsor). Admission free. Retiring collection.

 

Friday 18 May

1.10 - 1.50pm. All Saint's Church, Marlow. Lunchtime Organ Recital by Stephen King (Brentwood Cathedral). Admission free. Retiring collection.

 

Sunday 20 May      ** BOA Event **

4.30pm. St Mark's Church, Englefield. 'Music for Pentecost', Organ Recital by Harry Russell. Programme includes music by De Grigny, Bach, Mendelssohn and Alain. Part of the BOA Local Recital series. Admission free. Retiring collection. Refreshments.

 

Thursday 7 June

8pm. Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford. The annual Andrew Chamblin Memorial Concert given by Laurence Cummings. The hour-long programme includes organ and harpsichord works by Bach, de Grigny, Couperin and Handel. Admission free. All welcome.

 

Sunday 10 June

3pm. St Luke's Church, Maidenhead. Organ Recital by Hector Coley and David Bryson (Eton College Organ Scholars). Tickets 5, including a cream tea.

 

Thursday 14 June

1.10pm. St Nicolas, Newbury. Organ recital by Alistair Davis (St John's, Stockcross). Admission free. Retiring Collection.

 

Friday 15 June

12.30 - 1.15pm. Minster Church of St Mary the Virgin, Reading. Lunchtime Organ Recital by Andy Baldwin (St Mary, Shinfield). Admission free. Retiring collection.

 

Friday 15 June

1.10 - 1.50pm. All Saint's Church, Marlow. Lunchtime Organ Recital by Anthony Hammond (Cirencester). Admission free. Retiring collection.

 

Monday 18 June

1pm. Reading Town Hall (Concert Hall). Lunchtime organ recital on the Father Willis Organ by John Halsey (Windsor). Programme to include music by Bach, Sweelinck, Stanley, Franck and Mulet. 5. Reading Arts  0118 960 6060.

 

Friday 6 July

1pm. St Peter & St Paul, Godalming. Lunchtime Organ Recital by Jonathan Holl (Windsor).

 

Saturday 7 July     **BOA Event **

Visit to St James, Chipping Campden (11am), Mickleton and Ilmington (2.30pm), followed by tea at Wroxton at 4pm. More details to follow.

 

Monday 9 July

1.10pm. Southwark Cathedral. Lunchtime Organ Recital by Jonathan Holl (Windsor).

 

Thursday 12 July

1.10pm. St Nicolas, Newbury. Organ recital by Rosemary Evans (St John the Evangelist, Newbury). Admission free. Retiring Collection.

 

Friday 20 July

12.30 - 1.15pm. Minster Church of St Mary the Virgin, Reading. Lunchtime Organ Recital by Ian Hillier (Reading Minster). Admission free. Retiring collection.

 

Thursday 9 August

1.10pm. St Nicolas, Newbury. Organ recital by Jane van Tilborg (St John the Baptist, Snape, Suffolk). Admission free. Retiring Collection.

 

Friday 17 August

12.30 - 1.15pm. Minster Church of St Mary the Virgin, Reading. Lunchtime Organ Recital by Nathaniel Keiller (Windsor). Admission free. Retiring collection.

 

Sunday 19 August

3pm. St Thomas of Canterbury, Goring. Organ Recital by Jonathan Holl (Windsor).

 

Thursday 13 September

1.10pm. St Nicolas, Newbury. Organ recital by Stephen Holmes (St Michael and All Angels', Lambourn). Admission free. Retiring Collection.

 

Friday 21 September

12.30 - 1.15pm. Minster Church of St Mary the Virgin, Reading. Lunchtime Organ Recital by John Halsey (Windsor). Admission free. Retiring collection.

 

Thursday 11 October

1.10pm. St Nicolas, Newbury. Organ recital by Roy Woodhams (Cranleigh, Surrey). Admission free. Retiring Collection.

 

Saturday 13 October     **BOA Event **

Visit to St Andrew's, Farnham (10.30am) and Godalming Parish Church (2.15pm). More details to follow.

 

Friday 19 October

12.30 - 1.15pm. Minster Church of St Mary the Virgin, Reading. Lunchtime Organ Recital by Jill York (Reading). Admission free. Retiring collection.

 

Thursday 8 November

1.10pm. St Nicolas, Newbury. Organ recital by Jonathan Holl (Windsor). Admission free. Retiring Collection.

 

Friday 16 November

12.30 - 1.15pm. Minster Church of St Mary the Virgin, Reading. Lunchtime Organ Recital by Rosemary Evans (Newbury). Admission free. Retiring collection.

 

Saturday 17 November     **BOA Event **

Annual Dinner at Stirrups Country House Hotel, with guest speaker Peter Wright (Southwark Cathedral). More details to follow.

 

Thursday 13 December

1.10pm. St Nicolas, Newbury. Organ recital by Clive Grant (St George's, Wash Common). Admission free. Retiring Collection.

 

Friday 14 December

12.30 - 1.15pm. Minster Church of St Mary the Virgin, Reading. Lunchtime Organ Recital by Relf Clark (Didcot). Admission free. Retiring collection.