June to July 2016 Organ Programmes



June 7th               CATHERINE ENNIS

The Great Eighteen Chorale Preludes by Johann Sebastian Bach  part one

Komm, heiliger Geist, BWV 651 and 652; An Wasserflüssen Babylon, BWV 653; Schmücke dich, O Liebe Seele, BWV 654; Trio super Herr Jesus Christ, dich zu uns wend, BWV 655; O Lamm Gottes unschuldig, BWV 565; Nun danket all Gott, BWV 657; Von Gott will ich nicht lassen BWV 658


June 14th             CATHERINE ENNIS

The Great Eighteen Chorale Preludes by Johann Sebastian Bach  part two

Nun komm der Heiden Heiland BWV 659, 660, 661; Allein Gott in der Höh sei Her BWV 662, 663, 664; Jesus Christus unser Heiland, BWV 665, 666; Komm, Gott, Schöpfer, heiliger Geist BWV 667; Vor deinem Thron tret’ ich allhier BWV 668         

June 21st               CATHERINE ENNIS

Ofertoire- Muzète- Tierce en taille- Dialogue         

                   Jean- François Dandrieu (1682-1738)

Prélude, fugue et variation                             César Franck (1822-1890)

Fiat lux                                                        Théodore Dubois (1837-1924)

Prelude and Carillon  (from 24 pieces en  style libre)    Louis Vierne (1870-1937)

Pastorale (II) and Final (VI) (from Symphonie op. 13 no. 2 in D )      

Charles- Marie Widor (1844-1937)


June 28th               CATHERINE ENNIS

La Mourisque; Bransle quatre bransles; Basse danse Bergeret (arr.CE) -                                                                                       Attrib.Tylman Susato (c.1510-c.1570) Variations on “Unter der Linden Grüne”      Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck (1562-1621)

Sonata in D                                                           Georg Telemann (1681-1767)

(Grave- Presto- Andante- Scherzando)   also published as Trio for flute, violin & continuo in E major (Essercizii Musici No. 9/18)  

Prelude and Fugue in G BWV 541                Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

From Six fugues on BACH: no. 3, 5 and 6    Robert Schumann (1810-1856)

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

Commissioned by Alan Frost, Master of the Worshipful Company of Actuaries, to celebrate 25 years of the Company’s Charter; first performed by Catherine Ennis at a celebratory concert in 2004 in St. Lawrence Jewry.


July 5th                  CATHERINE ENNIS

Toccata!  A programme of varied pieces all sharing the same title

Toccata in C-                                              Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck (!562-1621)

Toccata Quinta-(from Second book of Toccatas)

          Girolamo Frescobaldi (1583-1643)

Toccata da sonarsi alla levatione                             Johann Jakob Froberger (1616-1667)

Toccata in G                                                         Diderik Buxtehude (1637-1707)

Toccata and fugue in d minor-BWV 565       Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Toccata for the flutes-                                  Pietro Yon (1886-1943)

Toccata primi Toni-                                     Einar Traerup Sark (1921-2005)

Toccata in b minor                                                Eugène Gigout (1844-1925)

Toccata from Symphonie no. 5 in F             Charles-Marie Widor (1844-1937)


July 12th                CATHERINE ENNIS

This programme and next week’s are devoted to music from or influenced by Spain.

The Old Spagnoletta                                    Giles Farnaby (1563-1640)

Tiento de medio registro de tiple del decimo Tono         

Francisco Correa de Arauxo (1584-1654)

Batalla del 6o Tono                                               José Ximinez (1601-1972)

Sonata in E minor K 263                              Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757)

Boléro de concert                                        Louis Léfébure- Wély (1817-1869)

Allegretto (Symphonie 3, iii)                          Louis Vierne (1870-1937)

Salamanca                                                   Guy Bovet (b.1942)


July 19th                CATHERINE ENNIS

Españoleta                                                  Anon, 17 C

Pasacalles                                                    Juan Cabanilles (1644-1712)

Sonata in E major K 264                              Domenico Scarlatti (1685-1757)

Pastorale                                                     César Franck (1822-1890)

Asturias (arr. CE)                                         Isaac Albeniz (1860-1909)

Final  (Symphonie VI )                                 Charles-Marie  Widor (1844-1937)


July 26th                CATHERINE ENNIS


Requests invited by June 1st

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