International Concert Organist
Martin Setchell – Entertains on the Organ at Takapuna
This event took place on:
Sunday 11th October 2015 at 4pm. Takapuna Methodist Church
Martin, the Christchurch City Organist, is an international recitalist who believes in promoting entertaining organ music to a wide audience has just returned from a European concert tour. He has delighted audiences the world over with his spirited playing, lively personality and entertaining repertoire.
The concert was supported by the Auckland Council Creative Communities NZ.
All music-lovers are welcome and encouraged to come and enjoy a programme of Surprises.
Admission by program. A donation ($20) requested to support the refurbishment and maintenance of the Organ.
Children & students free.
Contact: Brian Ellis 418 2494, or Norman Firth 418 4245
What the Critics say:
“The globetrotting Setchell’s digestible programme and playing are highly tasteful. He both entertains and educates.” (Ian Dando, New Zealand Listener, August 9, 2014)
“real artistry . . . it’s fun listening to such splendid playing, meticulous and flawless . . .”
Bruce Steele, review of Cardboard Capers CD, Organ Australia, Winter 2014
“. . . he is an impeccable stylist, with nimble fingers (and feet) and is clearly having a jolly good time as well”
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