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Edward was born in the UK and trained at the Royal College of Music, London, winning two prizes for organ performance. Further studies at UBC with organist Hugh MacLean followed his emigration to Canada. He has held several important church positions in Canada, including St. George’s Cathedral, Kingston, Ontario. he has held two important posts in the USA – most recently at St. Michael’s Church, Charleston SC.

In Canada he has performed from the Maritimes to British Columbia, including St. James’ Cathedral and St. Paul’s Bloor Street in Toronto, Mount Royal College Calgary, the University of Alberta in Edmonton and Holy Rosary Cathedral, Vancouver. He has performed widely in the UK, including Cambridge University (Fitzwilliam College) as well as in Poland, Germany and Japan. He has performed in the Vancouver International Festival and – most recently – the Spoleto Festival in Charleston SC. He has been heard frequently on CBC radio.

As an accompanist and continuo player, Edward has performed with a wide variety of ensembles and instrumentalists including principal musicians from the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, the Kingston Symphony Orchestra, the Charleston Symphony Brass, the Vancouver Bach choirs and the YNSO, Tokyo, to name a few.

Recital - St.George’s Cathedral, Kingston ON. Feb 23/2024

Sinfonia from Cantata ‘Wir danken dir’ (We thank Thee, O Lord) BWV 29 ………Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)  Chorale prelude: ‘Vater unser im Himmelreich’ (Our Father in Heaven)   …………Georg Böhm (1661-1733)

Prelude on “Lord of the Dance” (1993)……………………………………………… John Burge                  

Suite - Laudate Dominum (1961)…………………………………… Peter Hurford (1930-2019)

Toccata and Fugue in d minor BWV565…………………………………………………J.S.Bach

Short Intermission

Chorale no.1 in E…………………………………………………….…César Franck (1822-1890)

Two pieces in jazz style: 

What child is this?…………………………. ……………….… Thad Jones/arr .Oscar Peterson (1925-2007)

Go down Moses (Go Do Mo) (2006)………………………………………….… Jürgen Rehberg                  

 Fantasia and Fugue on BACH………………………………………………………….Franz Liszt (1822-1886)                                      

Toccata Celtica…….………………………………………………………….  Hans-André Stamm     

 

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