Upcoming events 2019

Organ Recital – David Bednall
Saturday 27 July St Peter’s Church 7.30pm tbc

David Bednall played the Inaugural Recital on our Jennings Organ. This time he plays pieces by Bach, Vierne, Howells and Parry. Full programme coming soon.

Tickets £10 (Under 18s free). Retiring collection in aid of Wolvercote Young Peoples Club.

Email: info@stpeterswolvercote.org

David is recognized as one of the leading choral composers of his generation and studied for a PhD in Composition with Professor John Pickard at the University of Bristol. He is a Teaching Fellow and Organist of The University of Bristol, Sub Organist at Bristol Cathedral and conducts The University Singers. He studied with Dr. Naji Hakim and David Briggs and was Assistant Organist at Wells Cathedral.

He was Organ Scholar at The Queen’s College, Oxford and then at Gloucester Cathedral. He also spent periods there as Acting Director of Music and Acting Assistant Organist and was closely involved with the Three Choirs Festival.

He won prizes in Improvisation and Performance at the examination for Fellow of The Royal College of Organists and has given recitals at La Trinité, Paris, and many English Cathedrals. In June 2008 he gave a recital at Notre-Dame de Paris.