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Organ recitals and events in 2019

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Paul Hale at St Paul's Cathedral, March 2018

February 2019

Saturday, 9th February:
Leeds Organists’ Association Annual Lunch
Lunchtime Speaker: Paul Hale
Friday, 22nd February: 6.00 pm
University of Glasgow Memorial Chapel
Organ Recital

Programme X

  • FanfarePercy Whitlock (1903-1946)
  • A Southwell SuiteChristopher Rathbone (born 1947)
       Molto maestoso | Larghetto | Allegretto scherzando | Adagio | Toccata
  • CantabileCésar Franck (1822-1890)
  • Introduction, Passacaglia & Fugue in E flat minorHealey Willan (1880-1968)
  • Clair de LuneLouis Vierne (1870-1937)
  • Variations on ‘Amazing Grace’Denis Bédard (born 1950)

April 2019

Saturday, 27th April: 7.30 pm
Bridlington Priory
Organ Recital

Programme X

  • PaeanKenneth Leighton (1929-1988)
  • Passacaglia in D minorDietrich Buxtehude (c.1637-1707)
  • Prelude & Fugue in B minor (BWV 544)J S Bach (1685-1750)
  • CantabileCésar Franck (1822-1890)
  • Introduction, Passacaglia & Fugue in E flat minorHealey Willan (1880-1968)
  • Clair de LuneLouis Vierne (1870-1937)
  • Variations on ‘Amazing Grace’Denis Bédard (born 1950)

May 2019

Saturday, 4th May: 3.30 pm
St Martin’s Church, Barcheston, Shipston-on-Stour
Demonstration Recital on the new Henry Groves organ

Programme X

  • Marche Triomphale ‘Nun danket alle Gott’Sigfrid Karg-Elert (1877-1933)
  • Prelude & Fugue in C, ‘Weimar’ (BWV 545)J S Bach (1685-1750)
  • Voluntary in DJohn Stanley (1712-1786)
       Introduction | Trumpet Voluntary | Trio | Vivace: Cornet & Flute
  • Postlude in DHealey Willan (1880-1968)
  • I N T E R V A L 
  • AdagioTomáso Albinoni (1671-1751)
  • War March of the PriestsFelix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
  • Tune in EGeorge Thalben-Ball (1898-1987)
  • Variations on ‘Amazing Grace’Denis Bédard (born 1950)
Friday, 10th May: 7.30 pm
St Bartholomew’s Church, Orford
Inaugural Recital of the Peter Collins organ

Programme X

  • PaeanKenneth Leighton (1929-1988)
  • Variations on ‘Ei, du feiner Reiter’Samuel Scheidt (1587-1654)
  • Praeludium in E minorNikolaus Bruhns (1665-1697)
  • Variations on ‘Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern’Dietrich Buxtehude (c.1637-1707)
  • Master Tallis’s TestamentHerbert Howells (1913-1976)
  • Variations on ‘Amazing Grace’Denis Bédard (born 1950)
  • Prelude & Fugue on a theme of VittoriaBenjamin Britten (1913-1976)
  • Sketch in D flat, for pedal-pianoRobert Schumann (1810-1856)
  • Homage to Handel (54 variations on a ground bass)Sigfrid Karg-Elert (1877-1933)
Friday, 17th May: 12.15 pm
Southwell Minster
Lunchtime Organ Recital
Marches and Melodies

Programme X

  • March from The Occasional OratorioG F Handel (1685-1759)
  • Arioso in D (‘Air on the G string’)J S Bach (1685-1750)
  • War March of the PriestsFelix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
  • CantabileCésar Franck (1832-1890)
  • Variations on ‘Amazing Grace’Denis Bédard (born 1950)
  • Prelude on the ‘Londonderry Air’Noel Rawsthorne (1929-2019)
  • Knightsbridge MarchEric Coates (1886-1957)
Wednesday, 22nd May: 7.30 pm
Worksop College Chapel
Organ Recital

Programme X

  • Offertoire sur les grands jeuxFrançois Couperin (1668-1733)
  • Prelude & Fugue in B minor (BWV 544)J S Bach (1685-1750)
  • Adagio in G minorTomáso Albinoni (1671-1751)
  • Choral No 1 in ECésar Franck (1822-1890)
  • Maytime GavotteAlfred Hollins (1865-1942)
  • Tuba TuneNorman Cocker (1889-1953)
Saturday, 25th May: 7.00 pm
St Tudy's Parish Church, Cornwall
Organ Recital

Programme X

  • Marche Triomphale ‘Nun danket alle Gott’Sigfrid Karg-Elert (1877-1933)
  • Prelude & Fugue in C, ‘Weimar’ (BWV 545)J S Bach (1685-1750)
  • Chorale Prelude on ‘Schmücke dich, o liebe Seele’ (BWV 654)J S Bach
  • Voluntary in DJohn Stanley (1712-1786)
       Introduction | Trumpet Voluntary | Trio | Vivace: Cornet & Flute
  • Postlude in DHealey Willan (1880-1968)
  • CantabileCésar Franck (1822-1890)
  • War March of the PriestsFelix Mendelsson (1809-1847)
  • Tune in EGeorge Thalben-Ball (1898-1987)
  • Variations on ‘Amazing Grace’Denis Bédard (born 1950)

July 2019

Sunday, 7th July: 3.00 pm
Quarr Abbey, Isle of Wight

Programme X

  • Offertoire sur les Grands JeuxFrançois Couperin (1668-1733)
  • Fantasia in G (BWV 572)J S Bach (1685-1750)
  • Pièce HéroïqueCésar Franck (1822-1890)
  • CantabileCésar Franck
  • Choral No.3 in A minorCésar Franck
  • Clair de LuneLouis Vierne (1870-1937)
  • Toccata in B minorEugène Gigout (1844-1925)
Wednesday, 31st July: 7.30 pm
Holy Trinity Church, Folkestone
Organ Recital

Programme X

  • PaeanKenneth Leighton (1929-1988)
  • Prelude & Fugue in B minor (BWV 544)J S Bach (1685-1750)
  • From ‘Messe pour les Couvents’François Couperin (1668-1733)
      Plein jeu | Chromorne sur la Taille
      Trio – dessus sur la Tierce et la basse sur la Trompette
      Dialogue sur la Voix humaine | Elevation – Tierce en Taille
      Offertoire sur les Grands Jeux
  • Introduction, Passacaglia & Fugue in Eflat minorHealey Willan (1880-1968)
  • CantabileCésar Franck (1822-1890)
  • Variations on ‘Amazing Grace’Denis Bédard (born 1950)

August 2019

Tuesday, 6th August: 2.30 pm
Sledmere House, Yorkshire
Short recital for the Arts Society

Programme X

  • War March of the PriestsFelix Mendelsson (1809-1847)
  • Adagio in G minorTomáso Albinoni (1671-1751)
  • Variatios on ‘Amazing Grace’Denis Bédard (born 1950)
Friday, 9th August: 7.00 pm
St John’s Church, Riga, Latvia
Organ solos in a programme of Music from England sung by the Choir of St Peter’s Church, Nottingham

Programme X

  • Choral SongSamuel Sebastian Wesley (1810-1876)
  • Andante Tranquillo (from Five Short Pieces)Percy Whitlock (1903-1946)
  • Master Tallis’s TestamentHerbert Howells (1892-1983)
  • Voluntary in DJohn Stanley (1712-1786)
       Slow | Trumpet voluntary | Slow | Cornet voluntary
  • PaeanKenneth Leighton (1929-1988)
Sunday, 11th August: 7.00 pm
Riga Cathedral, Latvia
Organ solos in a programme of Music from England sung by the Choir of St Peter’s Church, Nottingham

Programme X

  • Choral SongSamuel Sebastian Wesley (1810-1876)
  • Andante Tranquillo (from Five Short Pieces)Percy Whitlock (1903-1946)
  • Master Tallis’s TestamentHerbert Howells (1892-1983)
  • Voluntary in DJohn Stanley (1712-1786)
       Slow | Trumpet voluntary | Slow | Cornet voluntary
  • PaeanKenneth Leighton (1929-1988)

September 2019

Thursday, 12th September: 7.00 pm
Holy Rood Church, Swindon
Organ Recital

Programme X

  • Marche Triomphale ‘Nun danket alle Gott’Sigfrid Karg-Elert (1877-1933)
  • Prelude & Fugue in C (BWV 545)J S Bach (1685-1750)
  • Postlude on ‘Wachet auf’ (BWV 645)J S Bach
  • ‘Air on the G string’ (BWV 1068)J S Bach
  • Postlude on ‘In Dulci Jubilo’ (BWV 729)J S Bach
  • Variations on ‘O filii et filiae’Jean-François Dandrieu (c. 1682-1738)
  • ‘Ave Maria d’Arcadelt’Franz Liszt (1811-1886)
  • Thema met VariatiesHendrik Andriessen (1892-1981)
  •    I N T E R V A L 
  • Fanfare (from Four Extemporisations)Percy Whitlock (1903-1946)
  • Prelude, Fugue & VariationCésar Franck (1822-1890)
  • Choral No.3 in A minorCésar Franck
  • Clair de Lune (from Pièces de Fantaisie)Louis Vierne (1870-1937)
  • Variations on ‘Amazing Grace’Denis Bédard (born 1950)
Thursday, 19th September: 1.00 pm
St Swithun’s Church, Retford
Organ Recital

Programme X

  • FanfarePercy Whitlock (1903-1946)
  • Prelude on ‘Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme’ (BWV 645)J S Bach (1685-1750)
  • ‘Air on the G string’ (BWV 1068)J S Bach
  • Postlude on ‘In dulci jubilo’ (BWV 729)J S Bach
  • Variations on ‘O filii et filiae’Jean-François Dandrieu (1682-1738)
  • Prélude, Fugue & VariationCésar Franck (1822-1890)
  • Variations on ‘Amazing Grace’Dénis Bedard (born 1950)

November 2019

Sunday, 24th November: 2.30 pm
Halam Court, Halam, Newark NG22 8AG
Rarely heard duets and solo items for organ and piano - to include works by Bach, César Franck and Denis Bédard - played by Paul Hale and David Butterworth

Programme X

  • ‘Jig’ Fugue (BWV 577) [organ]J S Bach (1685-1750)
  • Duet for organSamuel Wesley (1766-1837)
       Allegro | Andante | Fugue
  • Prelude and Fugue (ex 48) [piano]J S Bach
  • Fantasy in F minor (D940) [piano duet]Franz Schubert (1797-1828)
  • Prelude, Fugue and Variation for Organ and PianoAuguste César Franck (1822-1890)
  • Suite for Organ and PianoDenis Bédard (b. 1950)
  • Jesu, joy of man’s desiring (from cantata BWV 147) [organ]J S Bach
  • The Holy City (arr. Gene Roberson) [piano /organ]Stephen Adams (Michael Maybrick) (1841-1913)