Paul Stubbings Organ Recital

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

7:30 pm

Memorial Church

Sponsored by:
Department of Music, Office for Religious Life

Brought up on the North Yorkshire coast Paul Stubbings was educated at Chetham’s and Manchester University, studying organ with Francis Jackson and Gordon Stewart. Countess of Munster and Dutch Government awards enabled him to pursue advanced organ studies with Bach Scholar Jacques van Oortmerssen at the Amsterdam Conservatorium.His career began at the Royal Parish Church of St Martin-in-the-Fields where as Organist & Master of the Music he presided over one of the most vibrant choral and concert programmes in the country. Later whilst Director of Music at St Lawrence College in Ramsgate he maintained an international profile as a recitalist, playing in churches, cathedrals and concert halls throughout Europe, and in Australia and Canada. In 2012 he played a cycle of the complete organ music of J S Bach and in recent months the complete César Franck. 2017 brings his first US tour, with performances in four West Coast cathedrals, as well as an appearance in Moscow. Paul Stubbings is Director of Music at the prestigious St Mary’s Music School in Edinburgh, one of the UK’s five Specialist Music Schools and Choir School to St Mary’s Cathedral.

Wednesday, August 2, 2017
7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Memorial Church

Free and open to the public.


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