Sixth Form Series 2015




Sixth Form series 2015


Presenting some of the country’s finest school-age organists


February 17th Organists from Junior department, Royal Academy of Music

Eleanor Carter and Alex Palotai,  both students of Anne Marsden Thomas MBE

Alex Pilotai: Ciacona in e minor Bux WV 160                      Dietrich Buxtehude (1637-1707)

                    Fugue in G minor BWV 578                  Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Eleanor Carter: Humoresque: L’organo primitive     Pietro Yon (1886-1943)

                    Herzlich thut mich verlangen               Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)

Alex Pilotai: Master Tallis’s Testament                      Herbert Howells (1892-1983)

Eleanor Carter: Te deum                                              Jean Langlais  (1907-1991)


February 24th Organists from Eton College

Tom Capaldi and Alex Tucker, students of David Goode

Alex Tucker: Introduction and Passacaglia in D minor   Max Reger (1873=-1916)

                    Master Tallis’s Testament                      Herbert Howells (1892-1983)

Tom Capaldi: Fugue in D                                            J.S.Bach

Alex Tucker: Prelude in F on a theme of Orlando Gibbons   Sir C.V.Stanford (1852-1924)

Tom Capaldi: Allegro, from Symphonie VI in G        Charles-Marie Widor (1844-1937)


March 3rd  Organists from Wells Cathedral School

Sean Frost and Blandine Jacquet, students of Daniel Moult

Sean Frost : Prelude and fugue  in C BWV 545        J.S.Bach

Blandine Jacquet: Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland BWV 659                     J.S. Bach

                          Andante with variations in D       Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-1847)

                        Prelude and fugue in G minor          Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)

Sean Frost:       Cantabile                                            César Franck (1822-1890)

                        Fanfare-processional                          David Bednall (b. 1979)        


March 10th Organists from Chetham's School, Manchester

Ben Newlove, Asher Oliver and George Warren , all students of Christopher Stokes (Manchester Cathedral)

Ben Newlove: Postlude in D                                    Sir Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924)

Asher Oliver: Chorale varié sur le Veni Creator       Maurice Duruflé (1902-1986)

                        Fugue in  G, BWV 541 ii                    J.S.Bach

George Warren: Choral no. 3 in A minor                  César Franck (1822-1890)

Ben Newlove:   Final, Symphonie VI in G                  Charles-Marie Widor (1844-1937)


March 17th            

Alexander Little (Norwich) and Charles Maxtone- Smith (Winchester College)

Alexander Little: Prelude in B minor, BWV 544(i)     Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Charles Maxtone-Smith:

       Praeludium in G minor, BuxWV 149                    Dietrich Buxtehude (1637-1707)

       A Fancy (from “My lady Nevell’s Book”)         William Byrd (1540-1623)

Alexander Little: Adagio in E                                     Frank Bridge (1879-1941)

Charles Maxtone-Smith: Pièce Héroïque                    César Franck (1822-1890)

Alexander Little: Te deum                                           Jean Langlais (1907-1991)

Alexander is a student of David Dunnett, and Charles of Malcolm Archer


St. Lawrence Jewry acknowledges the kind support of Rob Miller in helping with the expenses