Internationally acclaimed Brisbane organist Christopher Wrench is equally at home in the cathedral and concert hall as soloist, ensemble and liturgical musician. A graduate of the Queensland and Vienna Conservatoria and the Vienna University of Music; international recognition followed performances at the Vienna Konzerthaus, St Stephen’s Cathedral (Vienna), Austrian Radio and competitions in Melbourne (1st Prize), Dublin (2nd Prize), St Alban’s UK (Audience Prize), and Odense DK (1st Prize).
A regular recitalist at major venues throughout Australia, he has also appeared as concerto soloist with the Adelaide Chamber Orchestra, the Australian Chamber Orchestra, The Canberra Symphony Orchestra, the Camerata of St John’s the Queensland Symphony Orchestra, and the Queensland Youth Symphony Orchestra.
Nineteen international tours include Austria, Canada, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, England, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy, Norway and Sweden. His SACD (Melba) of Bach’s Organ Sonatas received rave reviews from around the globe. Christopher is Director of Music at Christ Church St Lucia.