Aspects of The Art of Accompaniment
From an address given to the 1998 Durham Seminar of the Royal College of Organists

At The Console
25 years as Leeds Civic Organist

An Appreciation

Roger Bullivant
An Obituary and Memorial Service Address for the late Dr Bullivant

Change AND decay?
An address to Leeds Organist's Association at Leeds Town Hall
Saturday 23rd November 2002

The Civic Organist
Based on an address  presented to York and District Organists' Association, in February 1998 this detailed article provides a fascinating insight into the many facets of this job, as well as a history of some of the incumbents and their repertoire

Frankly Speaking
Simon Lindley talks to Francis Jackson

Howells: Romanticism in Retrospect
A Study of the Music of Herbert Howells today

Leeds, City of Music
A comprehensive personal and historical overview of Leeds as a musical centre.

The Organ at Leeds Parish Church
A specification and history of this fine instrument

Quo Vadis?
That old time religion - or a new song to the Lord, or both?
An Address to the Church Music Society delivered on Saturday 25th September 2004

RCO Presidential Address 2000
The Presidential Address by Simon Lindley at the Presentation of Diplomas
The Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester, Saturday, 23rd September, 2000

RCO Presidential Address  2001
Including a brief overview of Sir John Stainer

RCO Presidential Address 2002
Presidential Address at the Conferral of Diplomas, Saturday 2nd March 2002 at Leeds Parish Church

Rawsthorne:The Compleat Organist
An article for the programme of a special concert in celebration of Dr Noel Rawsthorne's 70th. Birthday in January 2000

Sticking to the Stepping-Stone
A quarter of a century's service at Leeds Parish Church.
Reprinted from Cathedral Music Issue 2, 2000
Cathedral Music (Editor: Andrew Palmer) is the magazine of the Friends of Cathedral Music

Music in the West Riding of Yorkshire
A whistle stop tour of personalities past and present from God's own County.

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