VISIT US

To discuss holding your wedding or any event at The Monastery, contact Kate or Fran to arrange a personal welcome tour.

Call 0161 223 3211 or email Kate or Fran now.

We would love you to visit us at The Monastery! You’ll be sure of a warm welcome, and we know you’ll enjoy the time you spend with us.

For more information, click here.

Keep up to date with the amazing array of events we hold all year around.

**The Monastery is open to the public 10am-4pm, Sun-Thu each week, with free entry, parking, onsite café and healing garden. All welcome!**

Classical Organ Recitals with Violin & Flute

The Monastery

may, 2024

This is a repeating event

thu16may2:00 pm2:30 pmClassical Organ Recitals with Violin & FluteHear the Monastery resonate once again with beautiful live organ music 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

organ recitals at the monastery manchester

Event Details

You are warmly invited to join us at the Monastery to enjoy the wonderful, live musicianship of Stephen Mann, the last organist of St Francis Church (1989), as he performs several organ recital dates, live at the Monastery. Stephen will be accompanied by James Hutton and Donald Turnbull on violin & John Hofton on flute & recorder.

An absolute treat for your ears and particularly poignant for those who remember hearing the original Monastery organ.


Recital dates

All starting at 2.00pm

May, 2024

Thursday 16th May – 2-2.30pm
Thursday 23rd May – 2-2.30pm
Thursday 30th May – 2-2.30pm

Programme

I) Cinq Improvisations – Rene Vierne

II) Gnossienne no.4 – Erik Satie

III) Instrumental Items (tba)

IV) Fuga in Eb Major – Mozart

V) Sancta Dorothea – Franz Liszt

VI) Instrumental items (tba)

VII) Concerto en sol (2nd movement) – Maurice Ravel

VIII) Allegresse/Sortie – Ermend Bonnal


The recitals are free to attend, thanks to the musicians’ great generosity. There will be a collection at the end, to raise funds to install a replacement organ in the Monastery’s Great Nave, recently donated by Patricroft Church, Eccles.

You can read more about our organ campaign by clicking here.

Online donations are also gratefully accepted. You can donate online quickly, easily and securely by clicking here.


Directions to the Monastery here.

Time

(Thursday) 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Location

The Monastery Manchester

89, Gorton Lane

Future Event Times in this Repeating Event Series

30th may 2024 2:00 pm

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

X