Organ recital: Manchester

The Holy Name organ

The next recital will be given by Benedict Holland (violin) and Simon Leach (organ).

Ben Holland is a professor in violin at the Royal Northern College of Music. He has been a guest leader for the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, The Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra. He frequently performs as a concerto soloist and his concerts have been broadcast on Classic FM.

Simon Leach is the Director of Music at the Holy Name Church, Manchester. He has performed as a recital soloist in this country abroad, most recently at The Cathedral of Notre Dame de Paris, St Patricks Cathedral and the Church of St Thomas 5th Avenue in New York. He is on the team of organists that accompany the BBC Radio 4 daily services which are broadcast live. 

Simon and Ben will perform the organ and violin pieces entitled Capriccio and Salve Regina by Naji Hakim. They will also play solo items by J.S Bach, Mark Dyer, Fritz Kreisler. 

This is a free event.

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 19:30
Holy Name Church
Oxford Rd
Manchester
M13 9PG
United Kingdom