Prior to this, Daniel was Organist and Master of the Choristers of St Davids Cathedral and Artistic Director of the St Davids Cathedral Festival.
Daniel has twice been a finalist in the St Albans International Organ Competition.
‘The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be’ said Ralph Waldo Emerson, thus securing him a place on a million Facebook walls.
Award-winning comedian Daniel Cook brings a show to Edinburgh in the vain attempt to make sense of the world.
As seen and heard on BBC One, Channel 4, BBC Radio 2 and BBC Radio 4.
Daniel has made many recordings, mainly of British music and in 2013 Daniel was elected an Associate of the Royal Academy of Music.
Johann Sebastian Bach – Fantasia and Fugue in G minor BWV 542 William Byrd – Fantasia in C Dietrich Buxtehude – Te Deum Bux WV 218 York Bowen – Fantasia Charles Tournemire – Fantaisie-Improvisation sur l'Ave maris stella Max Reger – Fantasia and Fugue in D minor Op 135b Entry is through the Great West Door from 6.30 pm.
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As a recitalist, he has played across the UK and Europe.
Increasingly in demand as an ensemble performer, recent engagements have included concerts with the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, BBC National Orchestra of Wales and Onyx Brass.
Concerts last approximately 70 minutes with no interval. Single tickets £12.00 (concessions £8.00)Season tickets £48.00 (concessions £32.00)Online: St John's Smith Square Telephone: 020 7222 1061 (Mon–Sat, 10.00 am–5.00 pm)In person: The Box Office, St John's, Smith Square, London SW1P 3HABooking fees apply: £1.50 online and £2.00 by telephone Concessions apply to children, full-time students, disabled and senior citizens, and members of the Royal College of Organists (on presentation of membership card).
A stand-up show based on a true story about how a man (me) went from being an idiot to a (spoiler alert) Nobel Peace Prize winner.
- Daniel Cook is Sub-Organist of Westminster Abbey.
In addition to his daily work at the Abbey he is Artistic Director of the Mousai Singers and maintains a busy schedule of recitals, concerts and recordings as well as being in demand as a teacher and singer.