The organ at St John’s Cathedral, Brisbane, is renowned as one of the finest and most extensive instruments in Australia. The instrument, combined with the magnificent acoustic of our stone-vaulted Cathedral, makes St John’s a truly superlative venue for organ music.
The Twilight International Organ Series at St John’s Cathedral in Brisbane features a variety of local, interstate, and international recitalists. Refreshments are offered at the conclusion of each evening recital, with a chance to meet the artist. Tickets are available at the door: $30, $25 (concession). Entry is free for current university or school students.
The recital dates for 2018 are:
Thursday August 9, 7pm Roger Sayer (Organist and Director of Music, Temple Church, London)
Saturday September 8, 6pm Christopher Cook (Director of Music, St John’s, Toorak, Melbourne)
The Complete Organ Symphonies of Louis Vierne performed by Joseph Nolan (Organist and Master of the Choristers, St George’s Cathedral, Perth)
Thursday October 25, 7pm: Symphonies I and II
Saturday October 27, 6pm: Symphonies III and V
Sunday October 28, 2pm: Symphonies IV and VI
Saturday November 17, 6pm Andrej Kouznetsov (Assistant Director of Music, St John’s Cathedral, Brisbane)