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Bach Complete Organ Works at Wells Cathedral

Cathedral Green
Wells
Somerset
BA5 2UE
Wells Cathedral

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Thursday 10 March 1.05 – 1.40pm (in the Quire)

The eighth in the bi-monthly series of organ recitals surveying the complete organ works of J.S. Bach over six years – this year featuring the miscellaneous chorale preludes, alongside the ‘free’ organ works – played by Matthew Owens (Organist and Master of the Choristers, Wells Cathedral): Chorale Preludes for Lent and Passiontide – Valet will ich dir geben, BWV 736; Valet will ich dir geben, BWV 735; In dich hab ich gehoffet, Herr, BWV 712; Erbarm dich mein, o Herre Gott, BWV 721; Herzlich tut mich verlangen, BWV 727; Prelude and Fugue in E minor, BWV 548

Wells is easily reached by both car and public transport. Regular bus services to and from Wells operate from Bath (No. 173) and other destinations locally. There are several car parks near the Cathedral and a wide range of local restaurants and bars to help you to make an evening of it. Please see our website for details.

 

Thursday 7 July 1.05 – 1.40pm (in the Quire)

The tenth in the bi-monthly series of organ recitals surveying the complete organ works of J.S. Bach over six years – this year featuring the miscellaneous chorale preludes, alongside the ‘free’ organ works – played by Matthew Owens (Organist and Master of the Choristers, Wells Cathedral): Concerto in C major (after Ernst), BWV 595; Chorale Preludes – Herr Gott, dich loben wir, BWV 725; Wer nur den lieben Gott läßt walten, BWVs 690, 691; Jesus, meine Zuversicht, BWV 728; Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier, BWVs 730, 731; Prelude and Fugue in C major, BWV 545

Wells is easily reached by both car and public transport. Regular bus services to and from Wells operate from Bath (No. 173) and other destinations locally. There are several car parks near the Cathedral and a wide range of local restaurants and bars to help you to make an evening of it. Please see our website for details.

 

Thursday 22 September 1.05 – 1.40pm (in the Quire)

The eleventh in the bi-monthly series of organ recitals surveying the complete organ works of J.S. Bach over six years – this year featuring the miscellaneous chorale preludes, alongside the ‘free’ organ works – played by Matthew Owens (Organist and Master of the Choristers, Wells Cathedral): Prelude in A minor, BWV 569; Kleines harmonisches Labyrinth, BWV 591; Chorale Preludes – Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier, BWV 706; Herr Jesu Christ, dich zu uns wend, BWVs 709, 726; Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott, BWV 720; Ach Gott, von Himmel sieh' darein, BWV 741; Prelude and Fugue in A minor, BWV 543

Wells is easily reached by both car and public transport. Regular bus services to and from Wells operate from Bath (No. 173) and other destinations locally. There are several car parks near the Cathedral and a wide range of local restaurants and bars to help you to make an evening of it. Please see our website for details.

 

Thursday 24 November 1.05 – 1.40pm (in the Quire)

The twelfth in the bi-monthly series of organ recitals surveying the complete organ works of J.S. Bach over six years – this year featuring the miscellaneous chorale preludes, alongside the ‘free’ organ works – played by Matthew Owens (Organist and Master of the Choristers, Wells Cathedral): Choral Preludes for Advent and Christmas – Gelobet seist du, Jesu Christ, BWV 722; Gott, durch deine Güte (Gottes Sohn ist kommen), BWV 724; Lobt Gott, ihr Christen, allzugleich, BWV 732; Nun freut euch, lieben Christen, BWV 734; Fantasia: Jesu, meine Freude, BWV 713; Wo soll ich fliehen hin, BWV 694; Fughetta: Gottes-Sohn ist kommen, BWV 703; Fughetta: Lob sei dem allmächtigen Gott, BWV 704; Trio sonata in C minor, BWV 526; Meine Seele erhebt den Herren: Fuga sopra il Magnificat, BWV 733

Wells is easily reached by both car and public transport. Regular bus services to and from Wells operate from Bath (No. 173) and other destinations locally. There are several car parks near the Cathedral and a wide range of local restaurants and bars to help you to make an evening of it. Please see our website for details.

 

 

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Opening Times

Opening (7 July 2016 - 7 July 2017)
Opening (22 Sept 2016 - 22 Sept 2017)

* All concerts from 1.05 to 1.40 pm

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