Recitals

RECITAL DIARY

The WOA Diary of Public Recitals in the Region from November 2022 (Concerts by or including WOA members are shown in bold italics)

2022

Sunday 6th November 3.00pm Holy Trinity, Wordsley, Stourbridge
Paul Carr (Birmingham)  Franck 200 – Choral 3
Admission free, retiring collection.

Monday 7th November 1.00pm Birmingham Town Hall
Thomas Trotter (Birmingham City organist).  Cesar Franck bi-centenary celebration
Admission £6/£5 under 30s and volume discounts available.

Wednesday 9th November 12.30pm St Peter & St Paul, Upton upon Severn
Piers Maxim (Great Malvern Priory)
Admission free, retiring collection

Thursday 17th November 1.10pm Kidderminster Town Hall
Piers Maxim (Great Malvern Priory)
Admission free, retiring collection.

Saturday 19th November 6.45pm Worcester Cathedral
Nicholas Freestone plays the WOA members requests recital
Admission is free following evensong at 5.30pm.

Monday 21st November 1.00pm Birmingham Town Hall
Thomas Trotter (Birmingham City organist)
Admission £6/£5 under 30s and volume discounts available.

Wednesday 23rd November 1.10pm St Swithun’s Worcester
Andrew McCrea (Worcester)
Admission £5

Thursday 1st December 1:15pm Thursday Live St Chad’s Cathedral, Birmingham
Paul Carr (Birmingham)
Admission free, retiring collection.

Friday 2nd December 1.00pm Emmanuel church, Wylde Green
Keith Hearnshaw (Worcester)
Admission free, retiring collection.

Saturday 3rd December 1.15pm Hereford Cathedral
Peter Dyke (Hereford) Christmas Sparkle
Admission free, retiring collection.

Sunday 4th December 3.00pm Holy Trinity, Wordsley, Stourbridge
Paul Carr (Birmingham) Christmas Crackers
Admission free, retiring collection.

Saturday 10th December 8.00pm St Swithun’s Worcester
‘Automatronic’ (organ+electronics) with Huw Morgan & friends.
Admission £10. Bar open from 7 till 10pm.

Thursday 15th December 1.10pm Kidderminster Town Hall
Tim Morris (Kidderminster Town organist)
Admission free, retiring collection.

Friday 16th December 12.30pm St Chad’s Shrewsbury
Paul Carr (Birmingham)
Admission free, retiring collection.

Monday 19th December 1.00pm Birmingham Town Hall
Thomas Trotter (Birmingham City organist). Plus carols to sing.
Admission £6/£5 under 30s and volume discounts available.

Sunday 1st January 3.00pm Holy Trinity, Wordsley, Stourbridge
Paul Carr (Birmingham) New Year’s day
Admission free, retiring collection.

Wednesday 18th January 12.30pm St Peter & St Paul, Upton upon Severn
John Wright (Cheltenham)
Admission free, retiring collection

Saturday 14th January 12.15pm Worcester Cathedral
Part of the WOA Cesar Franck anniversary event commencing at 10.30am with lunch.
Richard Brasier (London)
Admission free, retiring collection.

Saturday 21st January 7.30pm Worcester Cathedral – The Quire organ 14th anniversary recital
James Lancelot (Tewkesbury & Emeritus organist Durham Cathedral).
Admission TBA.

Saturday 4th February 12noon Great Malvern Priory
Callum Alger (St Peter, Wolverhampton).
Admission free, retiring collection.

Sunday 5th February 3.00pm Holy Trinity, Wordsley, Stourbridge
Paul Carr (Birmingham) A trip around Europe
Admission free, retiring collection.

Sunday 5th March 3.00pm Holy Trinity, Wordsley, Stourbridge
Paul Carr (Birmingham) Bach for Lent
Admission free, retiring collection.

Saturday 11th March 12noon Great Malvern Priory
Samuel Hudson (Worcester Cathedral).
Admission free, retiring collection.

Sunday 2nd April 3.00pm Holy Trinity, Wordsley, Stourbridge
Paul Carr (Birmingham) Palm Sunday
Admission free, retiring collection.

Sunday 7th May 3.00pm Holy Trinity, Wordsley, Stourbridge
Paul Carr (Birmingham) Be Organised!
Admission free, retiring collection.

Saturday 13th May 12noon Great Malvern Priory
Piers Maxim (Great Malvern Priory).
Admission free, retiring collection.

Sunday 4th June 3.00pm Holy Trinity, Wordsley, Stourbridge
Paul Carr (Birmingham) Widor Symphony No 5
Admission free, retiring collection.

Sunday 2nd July 3.00pm Holy Trinity, Wordsley, Stourbridge
Paul Carr (Birmingham) Capriccio
Admission free, retiring collection.

Sunday 6th August 3.00pm Holy Trinity, Wordsley, Stourbridge
Paul Carr (Birmingham) Audience requests
Admission free, retiring collection.

Saturday 28th August 12noon Great Malvern Priory
Kai Krakenburg (Husum, Germany).
Admission free, retiring collection.

Sunday 3rd September 3.00pm Holy Trinity, Wordsley, Stourbridge
Paul Carr (Birmingham) S.A.O.M 20th anniversary
Admission free, retiring collection.

Saturday 28th October 12noon Great Malvern Priory
Paul Trepte (Worcester).
Admission free, retiring collection.

Changes and details of any new recitals will be made at the beginning of each month.

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