Organ Marathon! (Simon Passmore)

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 27 May 2017
10:00 - 17:00

Location
St Ann's Church

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St Ann’s Organist Simon Passmore is performing an Organ Marathon of requests to raise funds for:

a) the cleaning of the organ at St Ann’s (which hasn’t been done for over 20 years)
b) as a result of the cleaning, the installation of a zimbelstern in memory of our former Director of Music Canon Ronald Frost

Refreshments will be served throughout the day. Each recital will be 45-50 mins long.

The final programme is as follows:

10am
Grieg: Morning from Peer Gynt
Buxtehude: Praeludium & Fugue in g, BuxWV 149
CS Lang: Tuba Tune
Bourgeois: Serenade
Mozart: Andante and Allegro
Wagner/Lemare: Ride of the Valkyries
Monty Norman: James Bond Theme (arr. SP)
Arlem: Somewhere over the Rainbow (arr. SP)

11am
Francis Routh: Festival of the Ascension
Christopher Steel: Paul the Missionary
Adrian Self: St Cuthbert at Seascale
Philip Underwood: St Deiniol’s Well
Messiaen: Apparition de l’église éternelle
Alain: Litanies
Queen – Bohemian Rhapsody

12pm
Saint-Saens: Fantaisie in E-flat
Parry: Bridal March & Finale
Widor: Toccata from Symphony 5
Duruflé: Prelude and Fugue, op. 7
James Horner: Braveheart Main Titles (arr. SP)
Vierne: Pastorale from Symphony 1
Cocker: Tuba Tune
Guilmant: March on a Theme of Handel

2pm
Dupré: Prelude and Fugue in B, op. 7
Dupré: Placare Christus Servulis
Ronald Frost: St Ann’s Toccata
Bruhns: Fantasia on Nun Komm der Heiden Heiland
Thalben-Ball: Variations on a theme of Paganini
Ronald Frost: Variations on Nicola
Ronald Frost: Variations on an Old Dutch Tune
Karg-Elert: Improvisation on Nun Danket Alle Gott

3pm
Guilmant: Adagio from Sonata 3
Widor: Finale from Symphony 6
Gigout: Toccata in b
Lefebure-Wély: Sortie in E-flat
Bernstein: Maria from West Side Story
Peeters: Toccata, Fugue & Hymne op. 28
Cor Kee: Merck toch hoe sterck con variatione
F.E.Bache: Andante & Allegro
Nigel Ogden: Penguin’s Playtime

4pm
John Williams: Star Wars (arr. SP)
Bach: Toccata & Fugue in d
Bach: Overture from Cello Suite no. 5
Bach: Sheep May Safely Graze (a la Egon Petri) (arr. SP)
Schubert: The Trout (arr. SP)
Vaughan Williams: Prelude and Fugue in c
Duruflé: Toccata, op. 5