The 16th Spire took place on 26th February 2016 in Cambridge

The 16th Spire took place on 26th February 2016 in The Unitarian Church, Cambridge

Recordings now available on Bandcamp


The Unitarian Church
5 Emmanuel Road


John Beaumont
Marcus Davidson
Philip Jeck
Charles Matthews
Simon Scott
Claire M Singer
The Eternal Chord

This concert was recorded and the entry fee guarantees you a free copy of some of the recordings [wav files]. Which tracks we make available will depend on the quality and suitability of the recordings, of course…

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Full programme:

Intro: Charles Matthews plays Philip Glass “Music in Fifths” (Organ)
Charles Matthews plays The Robertsbridge Codex – extracts (Piano)
Simon Scott (Stage)
Charles Matthews plays Michael Nyman “Fourths, Mostly” (Organ)
Marcus Davidson & John Beaumont “Missa Pro Defunctis Elektro” (Stage)


John Beaumont (tenor) entertains those who haven’t gone to the pub
The Eternal Chord (Organ & electronics)
Charles Matthews plays Alfred Schnittke “Two Pieces for Organ” (Organ)
Philip Jeck (Stage)
…followed by The Spire Ensemble (all)
END Charles Matthews plays Charles Camilleri “Lento, from Sonatina Folkloristica” (Piano)