Rex Roxburgh Organ Recital

Monday 17 June, 5pm

About the event

Venue: Stowe School Chapel

Arts at Stowe members Event

Old Stoic Rex worked as Organ Scholar and Music Gap Student at St Paul’s Anglican Cathedral and Trinity Grammar School in Melbourne, Australia. Furthermore, he performed recitals regularly for the Melbourne University Society of Organ Concerts and St Paul’s Anglican Cathedral. Rex is currently in the final year of his music degree at Oxford and preparing for his finals. He is also the Senior Organ Scholar at St Peter’s College, where he plays for two evensongs a week accompanying one of Oxford best mixed-voice choirs under Jeremy Summerly’s direction.

Programme: Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) ‘Great’ Fantasia and Fugue in G minor, BWV 542

John Dowland (1563-1626), set by William Byrd (c.1540-1623) Lachrymae Pavan

Herbert Howells (1892-1983) Master Tallis’ Testament (No.3 from Six Pieces for Organ)

Hubert Parry (1848-1918) Fantasia and Fugue in G major, Op.188

Running time approx. 45 minute

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