Mon 17 December , 1.05-1.55pm
Victoria Hall, Leeds Town Hall
Leeds Lunchtime Organ Music 2018/19
Simon Lindley - organ (City Organist Emeritus)
CS Lang - Fanfare
MacCunn/Cull - Overture: The Land of the Mountain and the Flood
Bédard - Variations on In dulci jubilo
Massenet - The Last Sleep of the Virgin
Tchaikovsky - Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy; Danse Arabe; Dance of the Reed Pipes (The Nutcracker)
Déthier - Christmas (1902)
Simon Lindley Educated at Magdalen College School, Oxford and at the Royal College of Music, Simon’s early career was centred upon music-making in London and St Albans. Dr Lindley is active in many spheres of Yorkshire’s musical life and well-known for work with choirs and bands additional to organ playing as soloist, accompanist and orchestral organist. He served for over forty years as Master of Music at Leeds Minster and as City Organist being named as Organist Emeritus by church and city in September 2016 and August 2017 respectively. Last year he celebrated forty years of service with St Peter’s Singers of Leeds and twenty with Halifax-based Overgate Hospice Choir.
View the Leeds Lunchtime Organ Music 2018/19 brochure.
Free admission, no booking required.