Saturday morning - OrganFest19

Friday 6th - Sunday 8th September
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Saturday morning

David Pipe
Saturday 7th Sept

Jeremy Sampson
St David's Hall: 9-11 The Hayes, Cardiff, CF10 1AH

Family matinee
in association with St David's Hall

Leeds Cathedral
David Pipe (Organist of Leeds Cathedral and Director of the Organists’ Training Programme, Diocese of Leeds) introduces the magnificent organ of the city’s iconic St David’s Hall and is joined by John Biddle (narrator) to perform Bob Chilcott’s Mr Majeika and the Magic Organ, based on Humphrey Carpenter’s popular children’s story.  
In addition, Bach’s mighty Toccata and Fugue in D minor will be played by David and, to show the organ’s versatility, he will also play music from Star Wars and Harry Potter!

Click HERE for organ specification

followed by

Workshop for children using the
Wooden One-Octave Organ
for Technologists (WOOFYT).
A fascinating, hands-on experience for children which introduces them to the principles and mechanics of the organ.
Viscount Organ Wales ( will be in attendance at this event.
They will set up an instrument in the Foyer so audience members can try it
before and after the Mr Majeika concert.
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