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Tuesdays from 16 July to 13 August 2019 at 1900

SUMMER ORGAN FESTIVAL

  • 06 Aug Peter Holder

  • 13 Aug Michel Bouvard

This year’s series of flagship concerts showcasing the Abbey’s magnificent Harrison & Harrison organ features performances by Canadian virtuoso Isabelle Demers (Baylor University, Texas) and pre-eminent French organist Michel Bouvard (Saint-Sernin Basilica, Toulouse; Royal Chapel, Palace of Versailles; Paris Conservatoire) as well as the Abbey’s principal organists

Admission: Single ticket – £15 (concessions £10)
Season ticket – £60 (concessions £40). Booking opens February 2019

Sunday Recitals at 1745

  • 04 Aug James Kealey (Church of the Ascension, Rochester, USA)

  • 11 Aug David von Behren (Hollywood, USA)

  • 18 Aug Johannes Krahl (Winner, N Ireland International Organ Comp 2018)

  • 25 Aug Matthew Jorysz (Westminster Abbey)

  • 01 Sep Jeremy Cole (Westminster Cathedral)

  • 08 Sep Alexander Hamilton (Westminster Abbey)

  • 15 Sep Matthew Jorysz (Westminster Abbey)

  • 22 Sep Ralh Gustafsson (Stockholm)

  • 29 Sep Callum Alger (Westminster Cathedral)

  • 06 Oct Stephen Hamilton (Church of the Holy Trinity, New York City)

Sundays from 13 October to 03 November: The organists of Westminster Abbey celebrate the 750th Anniversary of King Henry III’s church

  • 10 Nov Richard Gowers (Old Royal Naval College Chapel)

  • 17 Nov James Gough (St Martin-in-the-Fields)

  • 24 Nov Benjamin Cunningham (Winchester College)

  • 01 Dec Matthew Jorysz (Westminster Abbey)

  • 08 Dec Alexander Hamilton (Westminster Abbey)

  • 15 Dec No Recital

  • 22 Dec Michael Papadopoulos (St Paul’s, Knightsbridge)

  • 05 Jan Peter Holder (Westminster Abbey)

  • 12 Jan Matthew Jorysz (Westminster Abbey)

  • 19 Jan David Bednall (Bristol)

  • 26 Jan Hans-Peter Retzmann (St Nikolaus, Mönchengladbach-Hardt)

  • 02 Feb Alexander Hamilton (Westminster Abbey)

  • 09 Feb Matthew Jorysz (Westminster Abbey)

  • 16 Feb David Bendix Nielson (Roskilde Cathedral, Denmark)

  • 23 Feb Nicholas Freestone (Worcester Cathedral)

Admission: free

Address and contact details

SW1

LU & Rail: Victoria. LU: Westminster/St James’s Park

020 7654 4854

music@westminster-abbey.org
www.westminster-abbey.org

Organ

Harrison and Harrison
1937
5 manuals
109 speaking stops
rebuilt 1982 and 1987