2019 Celebrity Recitals
Free organ recitals
After the success of the 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 Recital Series, the Selby Abbey Trust has arranged a series of FREE Celebrity Organ Recitals to be performed 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.
There will be a retiring collection in aid of the organ maintenance.
Commencing 12.30pm in the Abbey
2nd July : Dr. Roger Tebbet
9th July : Dr. Richard Elliott
Principal Organist The Mormon Tabernacle
16th July : Geoffrey Coffin
23rd July : Dr Murray Forbes Somerville
Former Organist and Choir Master Harvard University
30th July : Nathan Laube
Eastman School of Music
6th Aug : Philippe Lefebvre
Organiste Titulair Notre Dame de Paris
The Harrison & Harrison Console, acquired from Manchester Cathedral.
"...to be performed on the historic William Hill Organ from the nave console."