The Grosvenor Chapel
The Grosvenor Chapel

               This Week

 

Sunday 30th April

11.00 am Sung Eucharist on the Third Sunday of Easter

12.30 pm St George's APCM at            St George's Hanover Square 

 

 

Tuesday 2nd May

1.10 pm Organ recital: Richard Hobson

 

 

Wednesday 3rd May

12.30 pm Said Eucharist

 

 

Thursday 4th May

8.00 am Said Eucharist

 

 

Friday 5th May

9.15 am School Act of Worship in the Chapel

12.30 pm Daily Prayer

 

 

Sunday 7th May

11.00 Sung Eucharist on the Fourth Sunday of Easter

12.30 pm Art talk by Mura Blackburn

on the painting

'Jesus before the High Priest' by Gerrit van Honthorst

 

Richard Hobson, Director of Music

Richard Hobson was born in Yorkshire. He was a chorister at Lichfield Cathedral and read music at Wadham College, Oxford, where he was College Organist. After a post-graduate year at St John's College, Cambridge, he joined the staff of Latymer Upper School, Hammersmith in 1976, becoming Director of Music in 1982. In 1996 he became Director of Music at Merchant Taylors' School, Northwood, a post from he retired in 2012.  He retains his connection with the Worshipful Company of Merchant Taylors' as Organist at the Livery Hall in the City of London.

 

Richard has been Organist and Director of Music of the Grosvenor Chapel since 1981.  As well as directing the professional choir he arranges the weekly Mayfair Organ Concerts, and has recorded two CDs on the the highly acclaimed organ, completed in 1991, which he designed in collaboration with the organ builder William Drake.

 

 

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