Live recordings from the War Memorial Organ

May - June 2020

We are pleased to announce a series of live recordings of the War Memorial Organ, made by Warren Symes, for you to enjoy from the comfort and safety of your own homes. We will release a video or two each week here, with a programme featuring many favourite pieces from J.S. Bach, Karg-Elert, Handel, Vierne and more...

Subscribe to our YouTube Channel and like us on Facebook to be notified of new videos, or check back on this page. We are grateful to Warren for recording this music during a check of the organ's mechanisms, and to Jonathan Roberts for his technical assistance in making the recordings available.

Nun danket alle Gott (Karg-Elert)
Hallelujah Chorus from 'Messiah' (G.F. Handel)
Ertöt uns durch dein Güte, BWV 22 (J.S. Bach)
Jesus, bleibet meine Freude, BWV 147 (J.S. Bach)
Aria (John Dixon)
Boléro de concert (Lefébure-Wély)
Erbarm' dich mein, o Herre Gott, BWV 721 (J.S. Bach)

Interview with Adrian Lucas following his recital

June 2018

As part of the preparations for the concert by internationally acclaimed musician and OSOS President Adrian Lucas to celebrate the rebuilding of the school organ, we interviewed Adrian on his time at school, his career since then, and the recent work and activities of the Organ Society.