This Organ Recital will be given by Shaun Ward from St Laurence's Church, Ludlow. Shaun studied organ and harpsichord at the University of Huddersfield, gaining his BMus(Hons) in 1999 and MA in 2001, winning prizes for both degrees. As a soloist his work includes regular recitals as part of the Hereford Cathedral Summer series; recent venues have included The Queen’s College, Oxford and Seés Cathedral in Normandy. After working at Leeds Parish Church and Hereford Cathedral, Shaun became Director of Music at Holy Trinity Church, Hereford. He rekindled the choral tradition, taking the choir on a number of tours in the UK and Europe. His interest in historic buildings led him to work in
From 2007-2019 Shaun was Director of Music at Ludlow Parish Church. Under his
In his spare time in recent years, he has enjoyed cycling from Land’s End to John O’Groats, and completing his first 10k competitive runs; last year he has launched a new company, the Shropshire Hills Distillery: Ludlow Gin has already been awarded many prizes, and grows from strength to strength.
Incantations pour un jour Saint
Fantasia and Fugue in C Minor BWV537
J S Bach
Sei gegrüsset, Jesu gütig, BWV768
J S Bach
Truro Cathedral has one of the finest organs in the country. Built by Father Willis specifically to fit the
The weekly Friday lunchtime series runs from March to October and each recital lasts around 50 minutes. These are completely free to attend - donations to support the cathedral's music are appreciated.