John Hill HSBC concert series 2012

Each year in May we hold a unique series of concerts focussing on international young organists This is sponsored by HSBC and the concerts are held on Tuesdays at 1pm. 

For our 2012 programme, we are pleased to announce that the following artists will be performing: 

Tom Winpenny (UK), Maciej Wierzcholowski (Poland), Frederic Champion (France),

Yuka Ishimaru (Japan), and Paul Goussot (France)



May 1st      Tom Winpenny  (UK)


Prelude & Fugue in G major BWV 550, Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 - 1750)

Fantasia in D minor BK 46, William Byrd (c.1540 - 1623)

From Missa Brevis (2003):, Judith Bingham (1952 - )

          i          Prelude: The Road to Emmaus

          ii         Voluntary: Et Cognaverunt eum

Chant de Mai op. 53 no.1, Joseph Jongen (1873 - 1953)

Choral Fantasia on 'Halleluja! Gott zu loben' op. 52 no., Max Reger (1873 - 1916)


May 8th       Maciej Wierzcholowski  (Poland)


Toccata and Fugue in d minor ( Dorian ), BWV 538, Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 - 1750)

Praeludium in f sharp, BuxWV 146, Dietrich Buxtehude (1637 - 1707)

Organ Sonata in D major, Op. 65, No. 5, Felix Mendelssohn (1809 - 1847)

     Andante/Andante con moto/Allegro maestoso

Suite Bretonne, Marcel Dupre (1886 - 1971)

     Berceuse/Fileuse/Les Cloches de Perros-Guirec


May 15th      Frederic Champion  (France)


Concerto in d minor, Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

     (BWV 596, Transcription for organ from the concerto for 2 violins, Op3 No11 from Antonio Vivaldi)

Danse macabreCamille Saint-Saens (1835 - 1921)  

St. Francis of Paola walking on the waves, Franz Liszt (1811 - 1886)

Redemption : Interlude Symphonique, Cesar Franck (1822 - 1890)


May 22nd       Yuka Ishimaru  (Japan)


Fantasia super Komm, heiliger Geist, BWV 651, Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

     Schmucke dich, o liebe Seele BWV 654

     Fantasie und Fuge g moll BWV 542

Lotus, Yui Kakinuma (1961 - )

Fantasie in f moll KV 608, Wolfgang A. Mozart (1756 - 1791)


May 29th      Paul Goussot  (France)


Improvised verses on hymn Veni sancte spiritus (in the French classical style) 


Fugue a 5


Recit de cornet et de cromorne


Alternatim plainchant sung by Colin Campbell


Organ Concerto HWV 293 - opus 4 No 5 in F major (arranged by Paul Goussot), Georg Frederic Handel (1685 - 1759)



Alla siciliana



Passacaglia, Johann Sebastian Bach (1865 - 1750)


Improvisation on a given theme