July 2013 Programmes

July 2013 Programme

The Guild Church of St Lawrence Jewry next Guildhall





July 2nd                       no recital; City of London Festival presents music in Guildhall Yard


July 9th                        RICHARD BRASIER (Cologne; Nicholas Danby Scholar 2011-13)


G.F.Handel (1685-1759)– Fugue in a HWV 609                     

J.S.Bach (1685-1750) – from the Orgelbüchlein                   

   Herr Gott, nun schleuß den Himmel auf BWV 617

   Da Jesus an dem Kreuze stund BWV 621   

   Herr Jesu Christ, dich zu uns Wend BWV 632                    

   In dich, hab ich gehoffet, Herr BWV 640   

   Wenn wir in höchsten Nöten sein BWV 641

C.P.E Bach (1714-1788) – Sonata in G WQ70/6                                

   Allegro Moderato, Adagio, Allegro

Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)  – Thema mit variationen  

Anton Heiller (1923-1979) – Tanz-Toccata                           


July 16th           KONSTANTIN VOLOSTNOV (Russia)


Georg Friedrich Händel (1685-1759)

   Arrival of the Queen of Sheba (from “Solomon”, arr. Michael Dawney

   Air (from “The Water music”, arr. Matthew Drayton                               

   Minuet (from “Royal Fireworks”                                        

   Hornpipe (from “The Water music”arr. Drayton

Léon Boëllmann (1862-1897)

   From Suite Gothique pour grand orgue, op.25:

   Menuet gothique                                                                

   Prière à Notre-Dame                                                                      

Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)  – Wedding March (arr. Theodore Dubois)

Louis Lefébure-Wély (1817-1869)  –  March in E flat major                                                

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)  – Chorale “Erbarm’ dich mein, o Herre Gott” BWV 721                             3’

Max Reger (1873-1915)  – Introduction & Passacaglia d Minor                                                   



July 23rd         CATHERINE ENNIS

A selection of the “Great” Preludes and Fugues for the organ by J.S.Bach (1685-1750)

Prelude and Fugue in C BWV 545, in A major BWV 536, in e minor BWV 548, in a minor BWV 543, and in Cmajor BWV 547



July 30th         CATHERINE ENNIS


     A programme of requests (please send yours by email to arnel@stlawrencejewry.org.uk  before June 1st)



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IN THE AUTUMN SERIES After the August break from organ recitals (during which other concerts are held every weekday lunchtime in the church) the series restarts with a recital on September 3rd at 1pm by Catherine Ennis. During October there will be a series of four recitals presented by the Eric Thompson Trust for organists.


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Admission is free to our recitals, but there are many expenses incurred in our music                         programme. Your contribution to help defray these costs is much welcomed.

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