David Hirst is one of the few British organists to have fully integrated into the French organ world. He is titular organist of the magnificent 12th-century Collegiate Church of Notre-Dame in Mantes-la-Jolie near Paris and Artistic Director of the city’s International Organ Festival. As a recitalist he performs regularly across the world and has recorded and broadcast extensively.
‘Mind-blowing performances…from tremendous power to the utmost delicacy…’
‘Impressive technique, but always at the service of the music…’
‘Mr Hirst is a master of registration. He combines seamless dynamic control with exquisite musical colour…’
‘David combines a deep knowledge of the instrument with the ability to communicate through compelling performances and fascinating commentaries.’