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St Chad's Cathedral
St Chad's Queensway
B4 6EU


Johann Sebastian BachKomm, Gott Schöpfer, Heiliger Geist, BWV 667
George Frideric HandelOrgan Concerto no.10 in D minor, Op.7 no.4 (HWV 309)
Johannes BrahmsSchmücke dich, O liebe Seele, Op.122 no.5
Maurice DurufléChoral varié sur le thème du 'Veni Creator'
Hans-Martin KieferBlues Chorale 'Die ganze Welt hast du uns überlassen'
Naji HakimIn Organo, Chordis et Choro


Paul Carr – Organ

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Programme Note

40-minute Organ Recitals at St Chad’s Metropolitan Cathedral, Birmingham on the first Thursday of each month: 1.15pm – 1.55pm.

The organ of St Chad’s Cathedral dates from 1993 and was built by J. W. Walker & Sons, it is considered one of the finest in the Midlands.

The 'Thursday Live' series was established in 2008 by Paul Carr and the first eight years of recitals were hosted at St Paul’s in the Jewellery Quarter where Paul is Director of Music. With the increasingly unreliable nature of the St Paul’s organ before its planned rebuild, the decision was made to transfer the series to St Chad’s Cathedral which is only a short walk from St Paul’s.

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