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Classical Organ Recitals Live @ the Monastery

The Monastery

march, 2024

thu21mar2:00 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

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

Programme

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.

Time

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

Location

The Monastery Manchester

89, Gorton Lane

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