Organ Recital by the Cathedral’s Second Assistant Organist Adrian Bawtree who came to Canterbury Cathedral in September 2015, having been organist at Rochester Cathedral. Educated at Christ’s Hospital School, the Royal Academy of Music and Worcester College, Oxford, Adrian was organ scholar at St Bride’s Church, Fleet Street; Director of Music at St Mary’s Church, Portsea and then at St Peter’s Church, Hammersmith. In 2000 he became organist at Christ’s Hospital School and was appointed the school’s Director of Music in 2009.
Adrian’s recital programme will be:
Sweenlinck Variations on ‘Mein junges Leben hat
Franck Faintaisie (Trois pieces pour grand orgue)
Bach Prelude and Fugue in G, BWV 541
Liszt Fantasy and Fugue: ‘Ad nos, ad salutarem undam’