Edward Singleton Memorial Organ Recital
Edward Singleton created the company that is now known as KOSO Kent Introl based on Birds Royd Lane. He was born in Brighouse in 1925, where he lived his entire life. Mr Singleton sadly passed away in October 2015.
His passion was classical music and was involved with the choir and organ concerts at Brighouse Parish Church. In recent years Mr Singleton organised a number of celebrity organ recitals where the use of the Grand and Gallery organs with their contrasting styles has been interesting and effective.
For this special memorial concert, Alan Horsey will be performing an organ recital.
Alan studied at the Royal College of Music, London, where his studies included organ, bassoon, singing and conducting. He has held appointments at Leeds Minster, St James’ Church Muswell Hill in North London and Bradford Cathedral.
From 1997 to 2015 he served to much acclaim as Conductor of Ilkley and Otley Choral Societies. He now pursues is accompanist to Leeds Philharmonic Society and Overgate Hospice Choir based in Halifax.