We have many exciting events planned for this year’s festival! For more details of upcoming events, please click on the images below.
An overview of some of our upcoming events:
DATES FOR YOUR DIARY
Festival Launch & Organ Recital
Sacred Heart Church
Saturday 14th May, 5pm
Daniel Battle Organist
Recital by David Cassan
(Organist Notre Dame Paris)
Tuesday 12th July, 8pm
Sacred Heart Church
Recital by Martin Baker
(Organist Westminster Cathedral London)
Friday 30th September, 7.30pm
St. John’s Cathedral
The closing concert of the festival features three local artistes, Bernadette Kiely, Michael Dooley and Joan Cunneen in a programme featuring solo organ, trumpet with organ and voice accompanied by organ.
Admission to the concert is free, if you are in a position to donate to the retiring collection, please note that the proceeds will go towards the organ maintenance fund. Thank you.
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Wednesday August 6th 1:15pm – St. Mary’s Cathedral – Stuart Nicholson
Organist & Master of the Choristers St Patrick’s Cathedral Dublin Stuart studied at the Royal College of Music with the late John Birch, during which time he was awarded scholarships at the Temple Church, St. Bride’s Church, Fleet Street and St. Paul’s Cathedral; he became an Associate of the Royal College of Music in organ performance with honours and graduated with a first class honours in July 1997.He then toured the USA and Europe whilst serving as Acting Assistant Organist with the mixed choir of St Mary’s Episcopal Cathedral in Edinburgh. Following appointments in Waltham Abbey in Essex & Birmingham Cathedral, Stuart was appointed Organist & Master of Choristers at Saint Patrick’s Cathedral in March 2010.
We are now accepting applications for the David Briggs Improvisation Masterclass on Tuesday 20th May from 2pm to 5pm in St. John’s Cathedral. Download Application. Please fill out the application form and email it firstname.lastname@example.org . If you need any assistance or have any additional questions please email email@example.com .