Summer Music Series: David Leigh

Summer Music Series: David Leigh

Thursday 30 June 7:00pm

We are delighted to be joined by David Leigh from St Patrick’s Cathedral, Dublin, for the first organ recital of the Summer Music Series.

David is the Organist and Assistant Master of the Music at St Patrick’s Cathedral, Dublin, where he also directs the Schola (Senior Girls’ Choir) and Lay Vicars Choral. He also pursues a busy freelance career as a conductor, keyboard player and concert organist. In addition to directing The Gaudete Singers he is Musical Director of the University of Dublin Choral Society and of the Culwick Choral Society, and is artistic director of the Pipeworks Festival. He plays regularly with both RTÉ Concert and National Symphony orchestras and with the Ulster Orchestra, and has appeared a number of times as conductor with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra, most recently in a programme of music by Poulenc and Vaughan Williams in this year’s Pipeworks Festival.

Programme Includes:

  • Allegro (First Movement, Symphony No. 6) Ch M Widor
  • Impromptu (Pièces de Fantasie) Louis Vierne
  • Prelude Toccata and Chaconne Brian Brockless
  • Prière César Franck
  • St Albans Triptych Matthew Martin
  • Lied Gaston Litaize
  • Allegro moderato (First Movement, Symphony No. 5) Ch M Widor

Running from 30 June to 1 September, this year’s Exeter Cathedral Summer Music Series brings you an inspired season of performances by esteemed organists, orchestras and choirs, visiting from across the UK and Ireland.


Tickets

  • Tickets Adult – £8
  • Tickets Student – £4
  • Tickets Under 18s – FREE

Tickets available online or through the box office on 01392 285983 (Monday to Friday)

Additional Information

Doors open at 6:30pm and the performance begins at 7:00pm