Organ Recital, by Dr David Flood who is the Master of the Canterbury Cathedral Choristers and the Cathedral Organist, and as such is responsible for every aspect of the Cathedral’s music programme. David has been Organist and Master of the Choristers since 1988, having previously been Organist of Lincoln Cathedral. Prior to that he had been Assistant Organist at Canterbury Cathedral. He has been a key participant in four Enthronements of Archbishops and two Lambeth conferences but it is the daily sequence of sung services which is his pride and joy. He is an Hon Fellow of Canterbury Christ Church University and a Visiting Fellow of St John’s College, Durham. He was awarded an honorary DMus by the University of Kent in 2001.
David’s programme will be:
Langlais Hymne d’action de grâce: Te Deum
Bach Toccata, Adagio and Fugue in C, BWV 564
Bach Chorale prelude: ‘Schmücke dich, o liebe Seele’, BWV 654
Mendelssohn Sonata no.4 in B flat, op. 65 no. 4
Bossi Scherzo in g, op. 49 no. 2
Messiaen Prière du Christ montant vers son père (L’Ascension)
Widor Final (Symphonie VI in G)
|Sat 17 Jun 2017||19:30 to 21:30|
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Canterbury Cathedral is located in the centre of Canterbury, within walking distance of both Canterbury East and West stations. Canterbury is only 30 minutes drive from Dover (continental ferries) and Folkestone (Eurotunnel), making it an ideal stop-over en route to London. Fast speed trains bring passengers from Canterbury to London within 56 minutes.
: 1 mile from Canterbury East/West station