July 2018 Organ Programmes


JULY 2018




July 3rd         CATHERINE ENNIS

Concerto in C after Vivaldi, BWV 594 (3 mvts)        

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Adagio for strings, arr.Strickland            Samuel Barber (1910-1981)

Concert variations on “The Star-spangled banner”     Dudley Buck (1839-1909)

Introduction and Fugue (from Sonata no.2 in d minor)        Max Reger (1873-1916)


July 10th       ANDY LOSQ and JACOB COLLINS (City University, London)

AL: Carillon de Westminster                 Louis Vierne (1870-1937)

JC :Concerto in G after Johann Ernst BWV 592 (3 mvts)   

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

AL: Praeludium und fuga in a moll        Georg Bõhm (d.1733)

JC: Les bergers, from La Nativité du Seigneur

                                                              Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992)

AC: Clair de lune (arr. Lloyd)                 Claude Debussy (1862-1918)

JC: Final from Symphonie no. 1 in D    Louis Vierne


July 17th       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 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 24th       WILLIAM HORMANN (The Netherlands)

Toccata                                       Jan Nieland (1903-1963):

Toccata per l'Elevazione              Girolamo Frescobaldi (1583-1643):

Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme BWV 645;  Sinfonia from cantata BWV 29 (tr. A. Guilmant)                                                                                         Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750):

O sacrum convivium ; Transports de joie d'une âme devant la gloire du Christ qui est la sienne                                                     Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992)

Offertoire No.27;    Boléro de Concert Op. 166                  

Louis Lefébure-Wély (1817-1869)

Toccata                                                            Louis Vierne (1870-1937):

Toccata Op. 59, No. 5 in d                              Max Reger (1873-1916)



July 31st                  CATHERINE ENNIS

Lollipops!  A programme including audience requests

Toccata and Fugue in F BWV 540                   Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Chaconne in G                                                Johann Bernhard Bach (1676-1749)

Rigaudon de Louis XIV (arr. Tracey)               Jean-Baptiste Lully (1632-1687)

Variations on “Ah, vous dirai-je Maman”        Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)

Clog dance from “La fille mal gardée”(arr. Tracey)    Ferdinand Hérold (1791-1833)

Concert overture in C minor                            Alfred Hollins (1865-1942)

Toccata “Songs of Praise”                               Robert Prizeman (b 1952)


Thank you to all who requested pieces!

The organ series now takes its customary August break, but we’ll be back in September, when on Tuesday September 4th the Swiss organist Martin Kasparek will be playing here. See you then!

Meanwhile, the August Music festival offers music of many other kinds, each weekday lunchtime from 6th to 17th August- see separate brochure for details.