RECENT: Find out about composers from unusual places, including Gerard Schurmann, Giya Kancheli, Nazib Zhiganov and Nodar Gabunia, about singing in cars, and meet Jim Hutton from the RLPO and some of our regular contributors in this eighty-minute February 2021 video.
British composer, organist and broadcaster Nigel Ogden was born in Manchester in 1954 and began broadcasting for the BBC in 1971, taking over as presenter of the radio programme The Organist Entertains in 1980. His compositions include Born for us on Christmas Day and At Your Service, both for unison voices and piano, and many light organ music works, including Mr Mozart Takes a Sleigh Ride, Penguins' Playtime, Saints on a Spree and Scherzo for the White Rabbit.
Ensemble. Consummate Professionalism - Nigel Ogden begins Derby Cathedral's series of summer organ recitals, heard by Mike Wheeler
An Invigorating Performance - Paul Hale provides a fitting end to Derby Cathedral's summer organ series, and Mike Wheeler was there
Ensemble. Four Heroes - Mike Wheeler enjoys a multi-player organ recital