Organ Recitals

‘These you have loved’

Organ Concerts on the famous Snetzler/Binns Fulneck Organ

by Dr Simon Lindley, usually on the First Thursday of each month at 11.00 am

Retiring Collections in aid of the Organ Fund

For full listings see the Organ Recitals website (link below)

Dates in 2017:

5th October

Francis Jackson – FanFare and Prelude on East Acklam; Handel/Maynard – Sinfonia (The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba); Butterworth – Idyll: The Banks of Green Willow; Howell – Master Tallis’s Testament; Delius/Murray – The Walk to Paradise Garden; Elgar – Imperial March and Chanson de Matin; Wesley – Air and Gavotte; Lefebure-Wely – Sortie in E flat

2nd November

7th December – Seasonal programme

 

Dr Simon Lindley

Simon Lindley

Dr Simon Lindley, a resident of Fulneck Moravian Settlement for some years, is Organist of Leeds Parish Church and Leeds Town Hall. In addition to his work at the Town Hall and with the Parish Church’s famous Choir, Simon is also active as a Choral Conductor pre-eminently with St Peter’s Singers, Sheffield Bach Society, Doncaster Choral Society and Overgate Hospice Choir, Halifax. Dr Lindley is a former President of the Royal College of Organists and of the Incorporated Association of Organists, a director of the English Hymnal Company and Chairman of the Ecclesiastical Music Trust and of the Leeds-based Yorkshire College of Music and Drama. He is a Tutor in Organ Studies at the Royal Northern College of Music in Manchester and Secretary of the Church Music Society.