St Bride's: Music - Oliver Macfarlane – organ

St Bride's: Music - Lunchtime Recitals

Oliver Macfarlane – organ

Friday, 25 October at 1:15pm - FREE ADMITTANCE - Retiring Collection

Oliver Macfarlane – organ

J S Bach

Fantasia in G BWV 572

F Mendelssohn

Sonata for Organ no. 4 in B flat

1. Allegro con brio

2. Andante religioso

3. Allegretto

4. Allegro maestoso e vivace

C-M Widor

from Symphonie no. 5

4. Adagio

Pietro A Yon

Humoresque - Toccatina for Flute

L Vierne

Pi├Ęces de fantaisie op. 54

Carillon de Westminster

Oliver Macfarlane is a concert organist based in Guildford. He spent four years at the Royal College of Music where he gained his graduate and performing diplomas in both piano and organ. He studied organ with Richard Popplewell, Gillian Weir and at the International Summer Academy in Haarlem, Holland. Recently he has taken up further studies in French repertoire with Ben van Oosten in The Hague. Recitals have included the Bristol Cathedral, Portsmouth Cathedral, Truro Cathedral, St Michael's Cornhill, St Stephen's Walbrook and All Hallows by the Tower. Oliver is also a deputy organist for St Mary's Stoke D'Abernon and Christ Church Esher.

Oliver Macfarlane is concert organist based in Guildford. He spent four years at the Royal College of Music where he gained his graduate and performing diplomas in both piano and organ. He studied organ with Richard Popplewell, Gillian Weir and at the International Summer Academy in Haarlem, Holland. Recitals in 2019 have included Truro Cathedral, St Michael's Cornhill and Holy Trinity Gosport.