Sat, 08 Feb|
All Saints North Street (The Shrine and
Organ Recital - William Jeys
Time & Location
08 Feb 2020, 13:00
All Saints North Street (The Shrine and , North St, York YO1 6JD, UK
About the Event
Lunchtime organ recital followed by cream tea.
The second Saturday of each month (not December), sees the return of our regular organ recital series. Concerts are given on the fine church organ of All Saints by either our own staff or visiting recitalists from across the globe.
The concerts kick off at 1pm and last around 45-50 mins and are followed by cream tea. We also have some occasional concerts on other days - sign up to our newsletter for regular updates.
Free entry; dontations welcomed to go towards the cost of the event.
8th February 2020 - 1pm - William Jeys
Will is currently the Organ Scholar of the world famous Liverpool Anglican Cathedral - where he is under the tutelage of Dr Ian Tracey and Lee Ward. He is on his gap year, having gained a place at Oxford University to study Music with an Organ Scholarship at Hertford College. He has previously attended the Manchester Grammar School alongside the Royal Northern College of Music, where he studied Organ, Piano and Trumpet. Will is also a keen orchestral player, having played principal trumpet in multiple performances in the Royal Festival Hall, including Mahler 2, 5, 6, and 8. Furthermore, Will is an accomplished Bass singer - a member of the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir as well as the renowned Kantos Chamber Choir, based in Manchester.