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Ely Cathedral

SUMMER ORGAN RECITAL - AARON SHILSON

02 September 2018 5:15pm - 6:15pm

Programme

Elgar Allegro maestoso from Sonata in G Op 28
Andriessen Choral No 1
Alain Le jardin suspendu
Grigny Veni Creator spiritus
Yon Humoresque "l'organo primitivo"
Reger Benedictus 
Vierne Naļades and Carillon de Westminster

Aaron Shilson joined Ely Cathedral in September 2017. Prior to this he studied as an undergraduate at Leeds College of Music with Benjamin Saunders and Daniel Justin. In his final year he held the post of Organ Scholar at St Anne's Cathedral in Leeds.

After graduating from Leeds College of Music in 2014, he moved to Manchester to continue his studies at the Royal Northern College of Music with Darius Battiwalla, Christopher Stokes and Gordon Stewart. During this time he participated in master classes with Kevin Bowyer and Thomas Trotter and was recipient of the college's Frederick Lunt and Meadowcroft prizes. He balanced his studies alongside the Senior Organ Scholarship at Manchester Cathedral, spending a small portion of his time there as acting Sub-Organist. After graduating from the Royal Northern College of Music in 2016, Aaron held the Organ Scholarship at St Davids Cathedral.

Admission Free