Recital: Mark Brafield (Dorking), 1pm, Tuesday 12 November 2019: ‘A Song, a Dance and a March (or two)’

Join us at 1pm on Tuesday 12 November 2019 for a recital by Mark Brafield (Dorking), making his first appearance at the Moot Hall. Free entry, retiring collection.

Sonata in A Op 65 no 3Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)

Con moto maestoso – Andante Tranquillo

Romanian Folk Dances Béla Bartók (1881-1945)

Pièce d’Orgue (BWV 572)Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Elizabethan Serenade Ronald Binge (1910-1979)

March; The Dambusters Eric Coates (1886-1957)

This concert is supported by Ray & Jenny Gamble.

MARK BRAFIELD has studied the organ with Robert Munns, David Sanger and Dame Gillian Weir. He held an Organ Scholarship with a Scholarship in English Literature at Trinity College, Oxford, and is a Fellow and former Trustee of the Royal College of Organists. Mark combines a legal profession with a career as a concert organist. He has appeared widely at leading venues in this country including St Paul’s Cathedral, King’s College, Cambridge and Westminster Abbey and is increasingly active overseas, with recitals having included the Leonardskirche in Basle, St Thomas’s, Fifth Avenue, New York and Notre Dame de Paris. Beyond the court room and organ loft, any spare time is devoted to family life, Manchester United, Buster (a Norfolk Terrier) and a growing collection of fountain pens.