2017 Celebrity Recitals
Free lunchtime organ recitals
After the success of the 2015 and 2016 Recital Series, the Selby Abbey Trust has arranged a series of FREE Celebrity Organ Recitals to be performed for the first time on the historic William Hill Organ from the nave console.
This prestigious series of concerts will feature cathedral and concert organists from the UK and from Europe who are among the most distinguished performers in the world.
Commencing 12.30pm in the Abbey
June 6th - Graham Barber, St Bartholomew's, Armley
June 13th - Jan Van Mol, Mechlen
June 20th - Charles Harrison, Chichester Cathedral
June 27th - Paul Parsons, Pontigny Abbey
July 4th - Colin Walsh, Lincoln Cathedral
July 11th - Peter van de Velde, Antwerp Cathedral
July 18th - Kevin Bowyer, University of Glasgow
July 25th - Franz Hauk, Ingolstadt
August 1st - Paul Hale, Southwell Minister
August 8th - Philippe Lefebvre, Notre Dame de Paris
The Harrison & Harrison Console, acquired from Manchester Cathedral.
"...to be performed for the first time on the historic William Hill Organ from the nave console."