St Bride's: Music - Lunchtime Recitals

David Phillips - organ

Friday, 30 May at 1:15pm - FREE ADMITTANCE - Retiring Collection


Toccata, Adagio and Fugue in C, BWV 564


Sicilienne (Suite, Op. 5)


'Placare Christe Servulis'

David Phillips studied organ at the Royal Academy of Music in London, England. During this time, he was awarded the prestigious Recital Diploma (Dip. R.A.M.) and also the Fellowship of the Royal College of Organists (F.R.C.O.) and received prizes for performance, accompaniment and improvisation. He has since studied with David Sanger (England), Naji Hakim (France) and Ewald Kooiman (The Netherlands).
A master of a wide repertoire, David has given recitals in the UK, Canada and the USA at many illustrious venues, including: the Cathedrals of St Paul's, Truro, Bristol, Chichester, Birmingham, Sheffield, Bradford and Newcastle; Westminster Cathedral; Westminster Abbey; Blenheim Palace; Halifax Minster; in Oxford, Exeter College, Magdalen College and The Queen's College; in Scotland, St. Giles' Cathedral, Edinburgh; in Montreal, Christ Church Cathedral and the Church of St. Andrew & St. Paul; in Toronto, St James' Cathedral and Yorkminster Park Baptist Church; in Boston, King's Chapel; in New York, St. Thomas' Church, Fifth Avenue, and the Church of St Mary the Virgin; Washington National Cathedral; and in California, First United Methodist Church, San Diego, and the Cathedral of St Mary of the Assumption, San Francisco.