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OrganFest  is this year to be based in
Hull City Hall
featuring its huge (4-manual 141 stop) concert organ
We are delighted to be visiting the
UK's 2017 city of culture for
two days of inspring events for all
lovers of the organ and its music
Festival adviser:
JOHN SCOTT WHITELEY
Organist Emeritus,
York Minster

OrganFest acknowledges with thanks the generous financial support
of the Liz & Terry Bramall Foundation

Programme details are subject to change.   Latest update: 07/05/2017
Friday 8 Sept, from 5.30pm
  • Registration
  • Desert Island Organ Discs, with "live" performances of the music, and featuring BBC TV personality & organist HUW EDWARDS
  • Welcome from the promoters: BIOS, HEROG, IAO, RCO
  • Recital by COLIN WALSH
Saturday 9 Sept, from 10.00am
  • Recital of music by Hull-born Alfred Hollins
  • Forster & Andrews: Hull organ builders
  • Centenary of Dr Francis Jackson
Saturday 9 Sept, from
2.00pm
  • The project to complete Bach's Orgelb├╝chlein
  • Young Organists' Forum
  • Closing Recital by KEVIN BOWYER
Other contributors to include:
  • DARIUS BATTIWALLA
  • SIMON LINDLEY
  • ANDREW McCREA
  • JOHN PEMBERTON
  • ROBERT POYSER
  • GORDON STEWART
  • ALAN THURLOW
  • JOHN SCOTT WHITELEY
 
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