Midlands Organ Day

  • Admit One Member to IAO Organ Day and Organ Recital (SAVE £2) 10.00am to 7.00pm
    £32
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  • Admit One Non-Member to IAO Organ Day, and Organ Recital (SAVE £2) 10.00am to 7.00pm
    £34
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  • Admit One Member to IAO Organ Day 10.00am to 5.00pm
    £18
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  • Admit One Non-Member to IAO Organ Day 10.00am to 5.00pm
    £20
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  • Admit One Under 18 and/or Full Time Student to IAO Organ Day 10.00am to 5.00pm
    £10
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  • Admit One to Organ Recital - 7.00pm Saturday 26th September 2020
    £16
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  • Admit One under 18 and/or Full Time Student to Organ Recital - 7.00pm Saturday 25th September 2021
    £8
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Schedule

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Saturday, 25 September 2021

10:00am – 5:00pm Event 1 : IAO Midlands Organ Day

10.00 Registration and welcome. Tea & coffee available at £1 per cup.

10.30 The St. Matthew’s Walker Organ: an introduction by Justin Miller, Andrew Reid, and short recital by Callum Alger.

11.00 Masterclass 1: hymns, psalms (plainsong and/or Anglican chant) and liturgical improvisation.

12.30 Lunch: bring your own picnic bags or enjoy lunch at one of the many food outlets in the Kettering Road.

Open Consoles will be available throughout the lunch break at St. Matthew’s, St. Gregory’s, All Saints’ and New Testament Church of God, Northampton.

2.30 Masterclass 2: accompanying choral repertoire, Viennese mass accompaniments, and/or orchestral reductions.

4.00 Break: Tea & coffee available at £1 per cup.

4.30 Finale: performance of music worked on during Masterclasses with the choristers of St. Matthew’s church.

5.00 Supper available at one of the many food outlets in the Kettering Road.

Open console at St. Michael and All Angels.

There will be opportunities during the breaks throughout the day to try state-of-the-art digital organs, and to browse and buy organ music, DVDs and CDs, from Church Organ World.

St. Matthew's Church,
7:00pm Event 2 : The N&DOA Centenary Organ Recital

6.00pm Pre-concert Talks by Andrew Reid or another representative from Harrison & Harrison about restoration of the St. Matthew’s organ and H&H’s current major projects, and/or a talk by Anna Hallett on The Organ Manual and/or open console at St. Michael and All Angels, Perry Street.

7.00pm The N&DOA Centenary Organ Recital on the iconic Walker organ at St. Matthew’s Andrew Reid and Callum Alger showcase the Walker organ in a spectacular joint recital.

St. Matthew's Church,