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Organ Recital: Ian Wicks

Wednesday 21 August at 7:30 PM
Durham Cathedral

Organ Recital by Ian Wicks, Headmaster of The Chorister School, Durham.

Ian read Chemical Engineering at Exeter University whilst also being the Organ Scholar at the Universtity Chapel and Choral Scholar in the Cathedral. He was Director of Music at Salisbury Cathedral School for seventeen years before becoming Headmaster at The Chorister School. He has written choral pieces for both child and adult choirs, with several of his works published by the RSCM.

Book Tickets

Book Wednesday 21 Aug 2019 at 7:30 PM


Concert Overture in C minor Alfred Hollins (1865-1942) 7’30”
Prelude and Fugue in G BWV 541 Bach (1685-1750) 8'
Homage to Handel Sigfrid Karg Elert (1877-1933) 15’
Benedictus (Colours of the Organ) William Lloyd Webber (1914-1982) 5'
Fantasie Choral No. 2 in F# minor Percy Whitlock (1903-1946) 13’
Images Owain Park (b.1993) 7'
Introduction Passacaglia and Fugue Healey Willan (1880-1968) 18’

Tickets: £10 adults, £8 concession, available online above or from the visitor desk on 0191 338 7178 or

Durham Cathedral's summer organ recital series continues with:

Simon Hogan: 28 August, 7.30pm
David Halls: 4 September, 7.30pm
Daniel Cook: 11 September, 7.30pm