David Burchell, Nov 15 2020, 2pm

The LiveStream recording of this concert is available for view.

Dunedin City Organist, David Burchell returns to the Auckland Town Hall to round off the tenth anniversary of its famous Klais organ with a mix of serious fare and lighter favourites. A graduate of Oxford University, David enjoys a busy life as Musical Director of Dunedin City Choir, conductor and performer with the Dunedin Symphony Orchestra, and Otago University organist. He works as a choir trainer, conducts the Dunedin Youth Orchestra and St Kilda Brass as well as being the organist at two city churches. A particular interest is Dunedin’s ‘The Little Box of Operas’, a company specialising in chamber opera. David is also an experienced organ builder and has just restored a 20-stop Telford and Telford organ for his home music room.

Programme includes:

BACH: Toccata and Fugue in F BWV 540
RHEINBERGER: Sonata Number 2 Op 65
HANDEL: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba
ELGAR: Imperial March
JOHNSON: Trumpet Tune in E flat

Tickets for this concert are not required. The concert is free, but donations always help us to present great artists on this world-class instrument. Please give generously using the koha bucket at the end of the concert.

Doors open at 1:30pm.