St Bride's: Music - Lunchtime Recitals

Carl Grainger - organ

Friday, 24 July at 1:15pm - FREE ADMITTANCE - Retiring Collection

Carl Grainger - organ

Programme  

Bach

Prelude & Fugue in G, BWV 541

Franck 

Chorale No 2 in B minor

Vierne

Berceuse, Op 31 No 19

Final - Allegro from Symphony No 1, Op 14  

Biography

Carl Grainger studied at the University of East Anglia with David Parkhouse of the Music Group of London (piano) and Sir Philip Ledger (harpsichord).  He later studied the organ with David Sanger. He is currently principal harpsichord and piano with the Welsh Sinfonia and works extensively as a recitalist and chamber musician.  Recent engagements have included performances of harpsichord concerti by J S Bach, organ recitals at Brecon Cathedral, St Mary Redcliffe in Bristol, St Mary's Swansea and Trondheim Cathedral in Norway.