April to May 2016 Organ Programmes

April  5th               CATHERINE ENNIS

Sonata in D                                                  Georg Telemann (1681-1767)

(Grave- Presto- Andante- Scherzando)

Fantasia and Fugue in c minor BWV  Cmin 537;  Allein Gott in der Höh sei Ehr, BWV 663                                                           Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Aria                                                           Jehan Alain (1911-1940)

Two movements (iii and iv) from Sonata Celtica      Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924)

Variations on a City “Grace”                         David Briggs (b. 1962)


April 12th               JAMES McVINNIE

Fantasia in B, MB 62                                    William Byrd (1539-1623)

Schmücke dich, o liebe Seele BWV 654         Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Passacaglia & Fugue in C minor BWV 582     J S Bach


April 19th              JAMES McVINNIE

Patterns                                                       Nico Muhly (b 1981)

          Move Along — Palindromes — Similar — Very Fast Music

Pavan MB 23a                                              William Byrd (1539-1623)

Prelude and Fugue in G BWV 541                  J S Bach (1685-1750)


April 26th              CATHERINE ENNIS

        A centenary tribute to Max Reger (1873-1916)

From  Zwölf Stücke, op. 59 

1.Präludium e-moll  2. Pastorale F-dur  5.Tokkata d-moll  6. Fuge D-dur

7. Kyrie eleison e-moll  8. Gloria in excelsis D-dur  9. Benedictus Des-dur  12. Te Deum a-moll




Programmes in May : The John Hill Memorial Recitals

Featuring top UK and international artists at the outset of their professional careers


May 3rd               FREDDIE JAMES (UK)

Grande Pièce Symphonique                          César Franck (1822-1890)

Phantasie über den Choral "Straf' mich nicht in deinem Zorn" op. 40 n. 2. Max Reger (1873-1916)


May 10th              GABRIELE MARINONI (Italy)

Choral no. 3 in a-minor                                César Franck (1822-1890)

Fantasy on the Choral "Nun freut euch, lieben Christen g´mein" BuxWV 210

                                                                   Dietrich Buxtehude        

Fantasy on the Choral "Alle Menschen müssen sterben“ op. 52/1

                                                                   Max Reger (1873-1916)


May 17th              DAVID CASSAN          (France)

Prelude and fugue in A minor BWV 543         Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Cortège et litanie                                          Marcel Dupré (1886-1971)

Prélude fugue et variation                            César Franck (1822-1890)

Finlandia                                                      Jean Sibelius (1865-1967)

Improvisation                                               David Cassan


May 24th              PIERRE QUEVAL (France)

Pièce héroïque                                              César Franck (1822-1890)

From Symphony no.4, op. 32                       Louis Vierne (1870-1937)

Menuet - Romance - Final

Luminous Bells                                            Grégoire Rolland (born 1989)

Prelude and Fugue in B Major, op. 7 n°1      Marcel Dupré (1886-1971)


May 31st               ZITA NAURATYILL (Hungary)

Fantasia in F minor K. 608                           W. A. Mozart (1756-1791):

Cantabile                                                      César Franck (1822-1890):

Sonata on the 94th Psalm                            Julius Reubke (1834-1858):