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 10am-4pm, Sun-Thu each week, with free entry, parking, café, gift shop & healing garden. All welcome!**

Classical Organ Recitals Live @ the Monastery

The Monastery

march, 2024

This is a repeating event

thu14mar2:00 pm2:30 pmClassical Organ Recitals Live @ the MonasteryHear the monastery resonate beautifully once more with these beautiful, classical, organ music recitals 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 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

March, 2024

Thursday 14th March – 2-2.30pm
Thursday 21st March – 2-2.30pm
Thursday 28th March – 2-2.30pm


I) Ricecare e Canzona – Carlotta Ferrari 

II) Prelude Liturgiques no.20 – Gaston Litaize 

III) Prelude Liturgiques no.11 – Gaston Litaize 

IV) Instrumental Items (tba) 

V) Un Mondo a Partie – Ludovico Einaudi 

VI) Choral (Suite Modale) – Felix Moreux 

VII) Instrumental Items (tba) 

VIII) Praeludium Tertium – Carlmann Kolb

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.


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


The Monastery Manchester

89, Gorton Lane

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.