plays the complete surviving organ works of
Melchior Schildt (1592-1667)
The Queen’s College Chapel, Oxford
Wednesday 29 November, 1:10
Melchior Schildt (1592-1667) was a pupil of Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck. After a spell as court organist to the King of Denmark in Copenhagen, he succeeded his father as organist of the Hanover Marktkirche, where he remained. This recital includes his Magnificat Primi Modi, and a beautiful intabultation on the funeral motet Herzlich lieb hab’ ich dich.
Information on the Frobenius organ here.
Admission free – retiring collection.