Lunchtime Organ Series:Summer 2021

The Collegiate & Parish Church of

St Mary, Swansea

Tuesdays during August, 1.10pm -1.50pm

Free Admission





3rd August     Dr Anthony Gritten (Head of Undergraduate Programmes, Royal Academy of Music)

Heathcote Statham Rhapsody in C major, Charles-Marie WidorTrois Nouvelles Pièces op. 87, Laurence CaldecoteVariations on ‘Victimae PaschaliLaudes’, and music by William Mathias, Daniel Roth and Pierre Kunc


10th August  Dr Ian Rutt (Swansea)

J.S. Bach Passacaglia & Fugue in C minor, BWV 582, and César FranckPièce Héroïque, and music by Simon Preston, Frank Bridge and Alexandre Guilmant



17th August  Huw Tregelles Williams (St Mary’s Swansea)

William Mathias Variations on the Hymn Tune “Braint”,AlexandreGuilmant March on a theme of Handel, and favourites by Elgar, Handel and Whitlock



24th August  Andrew Goodwin (St Gwynog’s, Llangennech, St Mary’s Swansea and Organist Emeritus Bangor Cathedral)

Felix MendelssohnSonata No.3 in A and Andrew GoodwinImprovisation on Welsh Songs



31st August  Dr William Reynolds (Director of Music, St Mary’s, Swansea)

Featuring T.J. Morgan Fantasia on Three Welsh Hymn Tunes, Vincent LübeckPraeambulum in E, and music by Josef Rheinberger, J.S. Bach and Böhm







Retiring collections towards the tunings, upkeep and general maintenance of the St Mary’s Organ


Due to Covid guidance, social distancing, face masks (unless exempt), and a one-way entrance/exit system are part of our risk assessment.