Mander Organs Ltd is pleased to announce the completion of its project to rebuild the J.W. Walker organ at Waltham Abbey. In celebration, the parish has organised a year-long festival of special services, choral concerts and recitals by organists with connections to the Abbey. Full details can be found at www.walthamabbeychurch.co.uk while early highlights include:
Inaugural recital by the current organist, Jonathan Lilley, at 6pm on Saturday 28th September, the programme to include a newly-commissioned work by David Bednall in honour of former Abbey musician Thomas Tallis. Admission free.
Screening of The Hunchback of Notre Dame with organ accompaniment improvised byJonathan Lilley on Saturday 15th February 2020. Admission £10.