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Organ Recitals Live @ the Monastery

The Monastery

february, 2024

This is a repeating event

sun11feb2:00 pm2:30 pmOrgan Recitals Live @ the MonasteryHear the monastery resonate beautifully once more with these beautiful, classical, organ music recitals 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

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 the Monastery (1989), as he performs several organ recital dates, live at the Monastery. Stephen will be accompanied by James Hutton 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

February, 2024

Sunday 11th Feb – 2-2.30pm
Thursday 15th Feb – 2-2.30pm
Thursday 22nd Feb – 2-2.30pm
Thursday 29th Feb – 2-2.30pm

Programme

I) Te Deum Prelude – Marc Antoine Charpentier
II) 2nd Gnossiene – Erik Satie
III) Instrumental (Tba)
IV) The Heavens declare – Benedetto Marcello
V) Fuga in Eb major – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
VI) Instrumental (Tba)
VII) Sortie Fuguee – Andre Renoux

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

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

Location

The Monastery Manchester

89, Gorton Lane

Future Event Times in this Repeating Event Series

29th february 2024 2:00 pm

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