I've been Director of Music here at St. Mary's for just over a year and am really enjoying the work. I've been playing the organ and working with choirs since I was 10. I love the Pendle area for walking and cycling.

Author Archives: David Thornton

Organ Recital by David Thornton. Tuesday 1st May 1.00 pm

Toccata and Fugue in D minor BWV 565                                             J. S. Bach Vergnügte Ruh, beliebte Seelenlust BWV 170                               (1685—1750)   Chorale No.1 in E                                                                            César Franck (1822—1890)   Berceuse, from 24 Pièces en Style Libre                                           Louis Vierne Carillon de Westminster, from 24 Pièces de Fantaisie                     (1870 – 1937)    …

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Organ Recital by David Thornton. Tuesday 3rd April 1.00 pm

An Easter Alleluya                                                                             Gordon Slater (1896 – 1979)   O mensch, bewein’ dein’ Sünde gross BWV 622                               J. S. Bach Fantasia super ‘Valet will ich dir geben’ BWV 735                     (1685 – 1750)   Pavane Op.50                                                                                     Gabriel Fauré (1845 – 1924)   Toccata                                                                                         Théodore Dubois (1837 – 1924)  …

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