William Tireman

Director of Music

William Tireman took up the post of Organist at St John’s having first been dismissed from service at Doncaster Parish Church “in relation to playing the organ and accompanying the voices in the choir”, and subsequently holding the post of Organist at Trinity College. He took up the post of Organist at St John’s in February 1777 but died in March of that year.

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Recorded on
20 March 2021
  • Responses and Preces: Plainsong
  • Psalm 28 (Howells)
  • Weelkes: Sixth Service
  • Finzi: Lo, the full, final sacrifice
  • Bach: Fugue in B minor, BWV 544ii

Latest news

James Anderson-Besant (c) James Beddoe

After four years with us here at St John's, our current Assistant Organist will start in his new post at Exeter in September 2021

Choral singing comes no better

Fiona Maddocks, The Observer