St Albans International Organ Festival

June 24th 2021
By: Frost's
St Albans International Organ Festival

The 31st International Organ Festival of music will take place in St Albans from 5 to 16 July 2021.  Almost 60 years since the Festival's foundation in 1963, it will feature internationally renowned musicians with all the concerts taking place in the spacious surroundings of St Albans Cathedral.

Festival highlights include:

A Hymn of Heavenly Beauty: Tenebrae
Tuesday 6 July | 8.15pm

Nicola Benedetti plays Beethoven’s Violin Concerto with Aurora Orchestra
Saturday 10 July | now 5.00pm & 8.00pm

Thomas Trotter Organ Recital
Sunday 11 July | 3.00pm

The Great Outdoors: baritone Roderick Williams with pianist Susie Allan and Momentum Artist Felix Kemp
Sunday 11 July | 8.15pm

Jess Gillam Ensemble
Monday 12 July | 8.00pm

Angela Hewitt, piano
Tuesday 13 July | 8.30pm

The Phantom of the OperaSilent Film with live improvisation
Wednesday 14 July | 9.00pm

Daniel Hyde Organ Recital
Thursday 15 July | 6.00pm

St James’ Baroque
Friday 16 July | 8.00pm

Plus four Bach Corner lunchtime recitals, three Competition Screenings, and a free Art Exhibition

The Abbot’s Kitchen and Welcome Centre will both be open for refreshments during the Festival. Weather permitting, catering will also be available outside in Sumpter Yard.

To book click here.