Events at St Swithun's...
The 2015 season of organ recitals...
The Friends of St Swithun's present another series of recitals on Fridays from 1.10pm (and lasting about forty minutes) using St Swithun's historic 1795 Gray organ and the reconstructed Tudor 'Wetheringsett' organ on loan from the Royal College of Organists.
5th June 1.10pm: Thomas Allery (Worcester College, Oxford)
12th June 1.10pm: Andrew McCrea (St Swithun's & RCO)
19th June 1.10pm: Christopher Allsop (Worcester Cathedral)
26th June 1.10pm: Justin Miller (Worcester Cathedral)
3rd July 1.10pm: Peter Shepherd (Merton College, Oxford)
10th July 1.10pm: Gerdi Troskie (Worcester)
17th July: 1.10pm: Martin Perkins (Birmingham Conservatoire)
24th July 1.10pm: James Perkins (London)
31st July 1.10pm: Andrew Benson-Wilson (Basingstoke)
7th August 1.10pm: Hannah Gibson (Birmingham Conservatoire)
14th August 1.10pm: Peter Bassett (Newick)
21st August 1.10pm: David Brookshaw (Worcester)
28th August 1.10pm: Roger Judd (Hereford)
Recitals will use the 1795/1844 Gray/Nicholson organ, restored by Goetze & Gwynn in 2010, and also the Wetheringsett Organ (2002), the reconstruction by Goetze & Gwynn of a Tudor organ of c.1530, which belongs to the Royal College of Organists and is on loan to St Swithun's.
Admission Free to lunchtime organ recitals (retiring collection towards maintaining and promoting the organs)