Organist: Ian Wells

Ian Wells is Organist of Liverpool Parish Church (Our Lady and St Nicholas) and also Honorary Deputy Organist of Liverpool Cathedral, having been Assistant Organist for nearly 26 years, he relinquished this post at the end of 2007 to devote more time to his family and to teaching piano, organ and music theory. He has been associated with Liverpool Cathedral and its music for most of his life, beginning as a chorister and then studying organ with Ian Tracey. He was Organ Scholar to both Noel Rawsthorne and Ian Tracey before being appointed Assistant Organist and Choral Conductor in 1982.

During this time he was deeply involved in the daily round of cathedral choral services. He also took part in concerts and tours throughout Europe including performances in Paris, Chartres, Barcelona, Brussels, Prague, Amsterdam, Cologne and Riga. He was Director of Music of Holy Trinity Church, Southport between 2008-2017 and conducted the Southport Bach Choir from 2008-2012.

You can contact Ian directly by email.