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Recent performances have included world premieres of music by Firehead composers Frederick Frahm, Nicholas Wibberley and Huw Morgan.  Robin's new recording of European Renaissance organ music (on the 1558 Zefferini organ of Florence Abbey) is now available to buy on the Pettirosso label, email info@theorganist to order and for more information. 

Robin has performed: Helsinki Organ Summer, Athens Spring Organ Series, Bergen Cathedral, Westminster Abbey, Bath Abbey, Blackburn Cathedral, St John's Smith Square...


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2019

10th July, Wednesday

Evening Organ Recital

Robin performs a mixed programme on the historic 1846 Bishop Organ, with music by Gabrieli, Purcell, Brahms, Frahm and Bach's arrangement of Vivaldi's Concerto in a minor.

All Saints Church, Haslingfield, Cambridgeshire CB23 1JF

7.30pm Entry by programme on the door  £10


13th July, Saturday

Afternoon Organ Recital

Royston Methodist Church

Robin performs a suitably fun and enjoyable 1 hour programme for this special tea-time concert.  
Programme includes Handel's Music for the Royal Fireworks, the Largo from the New World Symphony, Jupiter from Holst's Planet Suite and more.

2.30pm, Royston Methodist Church:  http://www.royston-methodist.org.uk/

23rd August, Friday

Harpsichord recital

In the historic chapel on the bridge in St Ives Huntingdonshire

Come for an intimate concert in the beautiful 15th century chapel, one of only a few remaining in the UK.  Robin performs a mixed programme (tbc) on a single manual Italian harpsichord built by Mark Ransom and Olive Sandig in 2013.

8pm, entry by tickets, numbers limited

5th November, Tuesday

Lunchtime Organ Recital

Grosvenor Chapel, London

Come for some musical fireworks, on the William Drake organ in this stunning London church.  A 40 minute programme, details tbc

1.10pm, free entry


17th November, Sunday


Afternoon concert - Choral on Stage
ICS perform music from early Opera through Operetta to Musicals in a programme to delight and entertain!

3pm, Ipswich School Concert Hall
Including music by Purcell, Pucini, Verdi, Gilbert and Sullivan and rousing choruses from modern musicals.


7th December, Saturday

Corpus Christi Choir Advent Concert

Robin directs the Corpus singers in a special concert for Advent.  
Seasonal music suitable for the whole family, including audience carols.

More details to follow

December 14th, Saturday

Cantate perform Bach!

Robin directs Cantate and Vivace! in a period instrument performance of Parts 1, 2 & 3 of J.S. Bach's Christmas Oratorio.

7.30pm, tickets in advance - details on the Cantate website


2019

21st March, Saturday

Cantate Concert


28th March, Saturday

Goldberg Variations

Robin performs one of the most famous works of the keyboard repertoire - J.S. Bach's Goldberg Variations in the intimate surroundings of the 14th century St Botolph Church, Culpho, Suffolk (Ipswich).  On a beautiful double harpsichord.

Tickets numbers limited, details to follow.
7.30pm (tbc)

4th April, Saturday

Stainer Crucifixion

Join Ipswich Choral Society for a workshop and performance of Stainer's ever-popular setting of the Lent story.  A great way to share your passion for singing together, or to have a first taste of what it's like singing in a choir!

Full details to follow on the ICS website.


June 13th, Saturday

Verdi Requiem

Ipswich Choral Society join forces with the Holbrook Choral Society and students from the Royal Hospital School, Holbrook to perform this giant of the choral repertoire.

Professional soloists and orchestra.  

Tickets in advance and on the door (if still available)

7.30pm concert


June 20th, Saturday

Cantate Summer Concert

Details to follow


June 27th, Saturday

Solo Organ Recital, Thaxted Festival

Robin returns as recitalist to the Thaxted Festival to perform on the historic Lincoln organ in the Parish Church.  

Programme and ticket details to follow



 

 
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