April to June 2018 Organ Programmes

April 3rd                NO RECITAL


April 10th               CATHERINE ENNIS

Trio Sonata no. 1 in Eb BWV 525 (3 mvts)              J.S.Bach (1685-1750)

Maria zart                        Arnolt Schlick (c.1455-1521)

From: Pièces choisis pour Grand Orgue (1732)                 Louis Marchand (1669-1732)

Plein jeu-; Fugue; Trio; Basse de trompette; Tierce en taille; Dialogue

Pièce d’orgue in G  BWV 572                        J.S.Bach


April 17th               NO RECITAL (church closed)


April 24th               TESSA UYS piano CATHERINE ENNIS organ

Once again, international piano recitalist and soloist Tessa Uys gives her renowned interpretations on the St. Lawrence Jewry Steinway (formerly owned by Sir Thomas Beecham)- not with her accustomed partner of full orchestra, but with orchestral accompaniment arranged and played on the celebrated Klais organ by Catherine Ennis.

Slow movement from 2nd piano concerto                 Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-75)

Piano concerto no. 4 in G op. 58                   Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827)

Allegro moderato- Andante con moto- Rondo:vivace

Part of the St. Lawrence Jewry 60th Anniversary celebrations


Programmes in May : The John Hill Memorial Recitals

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

May 1st        JOHANNES SKOOG ( Sweden)

May 8th        ANDZREJ MALITOWSKI (Poland)

May 15th      NICHOLAS WEARNE (UK)

May 22nd     MATTHEW JORYSZ (UK)

May 29th      THOMAS GAYNOR (New Zealand)

See separate programmes for details

June 5th                CATHERINE ENNIS

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

Pastorale (iii) and Allegro vivace (iv), from Symphonie no. 1 in D          

Louis Vierne (1870-1937)

Two Chorale preludes: Hanover, and On an Old English Tune    

Sir  Charles H.H.Parry (1848-1918)

Improvisation (Sonata no.2/i)                       Max Reger (1873-1916)


June 12th              JOÃO VAZ (Lisbon)   

We celebrate Portugal’s National Day (June 10th ) with a recital by the renowned Portuguese Early Music specialist, João Vaz. Professor Vaz’s visit is sponsored by the Instituto Camões.

Obra de 5º tom               Domingos de S. José (17th c.)

Meio registo de 2º tom     Diogo da Conceição (17th c.)

Sonata in c minor

 [Moderato in tempo di siciliano]-Minuet

Organ sonata in a minor  

                                                Carlos Seixas (1704-1742)

Chorale prelude: O Mensch bewein dein' Sünde gross, BWV 622

                                      Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Chorale prelude: Ach Herr mich armen Sünder

                                                Jon Laukvik (b.1952)

Chorale prelude: Herr Jesu Christ, wahr Mensch und Gott

                                                João Vaz (b.1963)

Chorale prelude Wer nur den lieben Gott laesst walten, BWV 645


Organ sonata in D           Marcos Portugal (1762-1830)

Choral                                      Luis de Freitas Branco (1890-1955)


June 19th              CATHERINE ENNIS

Te deum (from op. 59)                                  Max Reger (1873-1916)

Preludes and Fugues in D minor and D major, from Book 2 of the Well-Tempered Klavier                                                   J.S.Bach (1685-1750)

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

Invokation, and Introduktion und Fuga (from Sonata no.2 op 60)  Max Reger


June 26th              CATHERINE ENNIS

Rondeau (from Symphonie de fanfares)(arr. CE)

Jean- Joseph Mouret (1682-1733)

Ciacona in F minor                                       Johann Pachelbel (1653-1706)

From Six Studies in Canonic Form, op. 56      Robert Schumann (1810-1856)

1.Nicht zu schnell  4. Innig  6. Adagio

Prelude and fugue in B, op.99 no.2       Camille Saint- Saëns (1835-1921)

Adagio and Final, from Symphonie no.1 in D           Louis Vierne (1870-1937)


Lollipops July 31st

Requests invited by June 1st  for Lollipops recital July 31st

if by email  c/o  arnel@stlawrencejewry.org.uk