SEE US IN A NEW LIGHT
Organ recitals take place at Newcastle Cathedral on Mondays at 1:05pm. There’s no need to pre-book – just arrive, take a seat in the Nave and enjoy.
Recitals are free to attend; however, if you enjoy the performance, please consider making a donation, either in person or online.
Suggested donation £5.
August 2022 programme
|Monday 1 August, 1:05pm||Weston Jennings, Tyler, Texas|
|Monday 8 August, 1:05pm||CHANGE OF PROGRAMME: Geoffrey Woollatt, from Manchester Cathedral *|
|Monday 15 August, 1:05pm||Jordan English, St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh|
|Monday 22 August, 1:05pm||Kieran Fitzsimons, Newcastle upon Tyne|
|Monday 29 August, 1:05pm *||Michael Dutton, St Mary Magdalene, Newark|
The recital on Monday 29 August commences our new series: ‘Newcastle Cathedral Organists Past and Present’.
* Unfortunately, Friedhelm Flamme from Germany is unable to attend as planned. Instead, we are delighted and grateful that Geoffrey Woollatt from Manchester Cathedral has stepped in. Geoffrey will play the following:
|Allabreve in D major, BWV 589||J S Bach (1685-1750)|
|Voluntary VI in B flat Major|
|Maurice Greene (1696-1755)|
|A Fantasy||Harold Darke (1888-1976)|
|Ceremonial March||Herbert Sumsion (1899-1995)|
|Hymn Prelude on Werde Munter||Percy Whitlock (1903-46)|
|Carillon de Westminster, Op 54 No 6||Louis Vierne (1870-1937)|
September 2022 programme – ‘Newcastle Organists Past and Present’
|Monday 5 September, 1:05pm||Ian Roberts, Newcastle Cathedral|
|Monday 12 September, 1:05pm||Kris Thomsett, Newcastle Cathedral|
|Monday 19 September, 1:05pm||Michael Haynes, Hexham Abbey|
|Monday 26 September, 1:05pm||Chris Ouvry-Johns, Newcastle upon Tyne|
This page is updated on a monthly basis; please check back soon for September’s programme and October’s guest organists.