Organ recital, Tuesday 1st October by Karen Au

On Tuesday we are very pleased to welcome Karen Au to St. Mary’s to give October’s lunchtime organ recital.
Karen was born in Hong Kong in 1990. She started learning the piano at an early age and later also learned the violin and the organ.
She continued to play the organ whilst at university holding an organ scholarship at Cambridge University and became organ scholar at Blackburn cathedral in 2013.

Since then she has continued to play locally as a church organist and for various local choral societies, for choirs undertaking cathedral visits and concerts and also giving organ recitals. Karen is an Associate of the Royal College of Organists.
Karen’s programme:

J. S. Bach
Fantasia super ‘Komm, Heliger Geist’ BWV 651

Schmücke dich, o liebe Seele BWV 654

Sonata No.4 in E minor BWV 528
Adagio
Andante
Un poc’ Allegro

Louis Vierne
Berceuse from ‘24 Pièces en style libre’

Allegro from ‘Symphonie No.2 in E minor’

I hope you will find the time to come along and listen to Karen.

Patricia Duxbury

About Patricia Duxbury

I have lived in Lancashire for over 30 years, the last 15 of them in Clitheroe. I'm a former teacher and a member of St. Mary Magdalene's Church. I sing in the Church choir and am in the Open Church Group.

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