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Lunchtime Organ Recital

Paul Carr in Concert

Add to my Calendar 27-07-2016 13:10 27-07-2016 15:10 36 Lunchtime Organ Recital aul Carr is Director of Music at St Paul's, Birmingham and Musician in Residence at Holy Trinity, Wordsley, posts which he combines with a busy schedule as a solo recitalist. He has performed on many of the finest instruments in the UK and also in Germany, including in the Orgelpunkt series in Magdeburg Cathedral both this year and last. He has given a recital at Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris and returns to play a second recital in 2017. There have been several visits to the USA, where Paul has performed recitals in Illinois and at Washington National Cathedral. In April this year he played one of the dedication organ concerts on the new 5-manual Quimby organ in Chicago’s Fourth Presbyterian Church. Paul’s début solo CD recording French Flavours was released in 2012 on the Regent Records label. Recorded at St Chad’s Cathedral, Birmingham, it has received critical acclaim including a five-star rating in Choir & Organ magazine and Editor’s Choice in Organists Review.   Paul was President of the Birmingham Organists Association for six years until 2014 and in June 2015 was awarded Honorary Membership of Birmingham Conservatoire.   Website: www.paulcarr.co.uk Twitter: @OrganistPaul Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/paulcarr.organist Organ Recitals: www.organrecitals.com/carr St Alphege Church, Solihull DD/MM/YYYY

Details

St Alphege Church
The Square
Solihull
West Midlands
B91 3RQ
England


Programme

William WaltonOrb and Sceptre March
Johann Sebastian BachOrgan Sonata no.5 in C major, BWV 529
Christopher TamblingTrumpet Tune
John WeaverPassacaglia on a theme by John Dunstable 'The Agincourt Song'
Dan LocklairRubrics: 'The peace may be exchanged'
Max RegerIntroduction and Passacaglia in D minor

Performers

Paul Carr – Organ

Programme Note

aul Carr is Director of Music at St Paul's, Birmingham and Musician in Residence at Holy Trinity, Wordsley, posts which he combines with a busy schedule as a solo recitalist. He has performed on many of the finest instruments in the UK and also in Germany, including in the Orgelpunkt series in Magdeburg Cathedral both this year and last. He has given a recital at Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris and returns to play a second recital in 2017. There have been several visits to the USA, where Paul has performed recitals in Illinois and at Washington National Cathedral. In April this year he played one of the dedication organ concerts on the new 5-manual Quimby organ in Chicago’s Fourth Presbyterian Church.

Paul’s début solo CD recording French Flavours was released in 2012 on the Regent Records label. Recorded at St Chad’s Cathedral, Birmingham, it has received critical acclaim including a five-star rating in Choir & Organ magazine and Editor’s Choice in Organists Review.

 

Paul was President of the Birmingham Organists Association for six years until 2014 and in June 2015 was awarded Honorary Membership of Birmingham Conservatoire.

 

Website: www.paulcarr.co.uk

Twitter: @OrganistPaul

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/paulcarr.organist

Organ Recitals: www.organrecitals.com/carr

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