Austrian goes organic at St Albans Abbey

A RENOWNED Austrian organist is next on stage for the St Albans International Organ Festival. Helmut Deutsch, who was born in Vienna, is one of the most sought-after pianists for chamber music and vocal accompaniment and he will be showcasing his talents

A RENOWNED Austrian organist is next on stage for the St Albans International Organ Festival.

Helmut Deutsch, who was born in Vienna, is one of the most sought-after pianists for chamber music and vocal accompaniment and he will be showcasing his talents at St Albans Abbey on Saturday November 7.

Helmut, a prize-winner at a number of international organ festivals, is particularly renowned for his performances of the nineteenth-century repertoire, which he has played in concerts throughout Europe and Asia.

The Abbey concert will start at 5.30pm and entrance is free. For more information, visit www.organfestival.com