MICHAEL BONAVENTURE (b. 1962, Edinburgh), composer, keyboardist, concertising organist and promoter of new and experimental music based in London, Amsterdam and Edinburgh. He has composed many electronic and electroacoustic works, large-scale organ cycles “Darenth” & “In Orbit”, ensemble and solo instrumental works for Sounds Positive, David Appleton(pianocircus), Mark Spalding and an extended motet “O Virgo Virginum” for the Merbecke Choir of Southwark Cathedral. As a perfomer he has concertised throughout the UK, in Europe & USA, on BBC Radio 3 & Radio Scotland, premiered over 80 new works and made numerous CDs.


Michael Bonaventure: Interlude V (premiere) @ St Peter's Cathedral, Hamilton, NZ
Mar 31 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Organ recital at St Peter’s Cathedral, Hamilton, given by Huw Morgan, a visiting organist from the UK. The programme will include music by JS Bach, Buxtehude, Brahms, Jehan Alain and contemporary works. The concert will last less than an hour and is free to all, with a voluntary retiring collection for the work of the cathedral. – See more at: http://creativewaikato.co.nz/events/event/2469/organ-recital#sthash.J9ZKbSuL.dpuf