£5 tickets to an organ recital at St Paul's Cathedral
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- The last two recitals in the summer series, these performances feature world renowned Organists playing St Paul’s 140-stop organ – one of the finest musical instruments in the world.
- St Paul’s mobile organ console will be in pride of place under the dome so the audience can appreciate the mechanics of the music.
- Unwind after work to the majestic music as it fills one of the capital’s best loved landmarks.
Whether you want to listen to some of the best classical organ music or simply want to experience a performance under the historic dome of St Paul’s Cathedral, snap up today’s offer and attend one of the final two recitals in the summer program.
On August 1, Timothy Wakerell, Sub-Organist of St Paul’s and graduate of distinction from the Royal College of Music, will draw upon his intimate experience of the instrument and from performing around the world to offer up an exciting and varied program.
On September 5, Roger Sayer, a former organ student of St Paul’s and now long established Organist of Rochester Cathedral famed for both solo and accompanist organ performances all over the world, will return to the St Paul’s organ to close the season with a program not to be missed.
The following works will be performed:
Prelude and Fugue in G major (BWV 541) - Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Dic nobis Maria (after Giovanni Bassano) - Heinrich Scheidemann (c. 1595-1663)
Ave Maris Stella (with chant) - Nicolas de Grigny (1672-1703)
Choral No 2 in B minor - César Franck (1822-90)
Canon in A flat major ‘Innig’ (Op. 56) - Robert Schumann (1810-56)
Sketch in F minor ‘Lebhaft’ (Op. 58) - Robert Schumann(1810-56)
Free Fantasia on ‘O Zion haste’ and ‘How firm a fountain’ - William Bolcom (b. 1938)
Toccata - Huw Watkins (b. 1976)
Symphony No 2 (Op.26) - Marcel Dupré (1886-1971)
Fantaisie-improvisation sur l' Ave Maris Stella - Charles Tournemire (1870-1939)
Phantasie und Fuge über den Namen B-A-C-H (Op.46) - Max Reger (1873-1916)
Elegiac Romance - John Ireland (1879-1962)
Toccata in D flat (Op.104) - Joseph Jongen (1873-1953)
Need to know:
- Voucher valid for one ticket to an organ recital at St Paul's on Thursday August 1 or Thursday September 5 at 6:30pm.
- Please select your date on checkout.
- Doors open at 6pm. Entry is via the North West doors (wheelchair accessible entrace is located in the south churchyard).
- Please print your voucher and present it on arrival.
- Cannot be cancelled, exchanged, refunded, extended or used in conjunction with any other offer.
- All seating is unreserved.
- Photography is not permitted inside the cathedral.
- The recital lasts approximately one hour with no interval.