Listen
Playing: Piano concerto No 2 by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Image for Wayne Marshall 50th Birthday Recital - Bridgewater Hall

Sorry, this episode is not currently available on BBC iPlayer Radio

Wayne Marshall 50th Birthday Recital - Bridgewater Hall

Duration:
2 hours, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Tuesday 04 October 2011

Live from the Bridgewater Hall, Manchester.
Presented by Martin Handley.
To celebrate his 50th birthday and to mark 15 years as organist of the Bridgewater Hall, Wayne Marshall performs a selection of his favourite works for the instrument including music by Bach, Liszt and Widor.

JS Bach: Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565.
JS Bach: Prelude and Fugue in C Major BWV 547.
Liszt: Fantasy and Fugue on B-A-C-H.

8.10 (approx): INTERVAL.

8.30 (approx) Part 2.
Rossini (arr. Lemare): William Tell Overture.
Vierne: Final from Symphony No.1.
Saint-Saëns: Danse Macabre.
Widor: Toccata from Symphony No.5.

Wayne Marshall, organ.

Music Played

11 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach
    00:00

    Johann Sebastian Bach Toccata and fugue in D minor BWV.565 for organ

    Performer: Wayne MARSHALL - Organ

  • Image for Johann Sebastian Bach
    00:09

    Johann Sebastian Bach Prelude and fugue in C major BWV.547 for organ

    Performer: Wayne MARSHALL - Organ

  • Image for Franz Liszt
    00:17

    Franz Liszt Fantasia and fugue on the theme BACH S.529 for piano [transc. from S.260 for organ, 'Prelu

    Performer: Wayne MARSHALL - Organ

  • Image for George Gershwin
    00:34

    George Gershwin Porgy and Bess - opera in 3 acts

    Conductor: Simon RATTLE Performer: London Philharmonic Orchestra Performer: Wayne MARSHALL

    EMI Classics, CDC 7 54325 2, -1

  • Image for Aaron Copland
    00:38

    Aaron Copland 2 Pieces for violin and piano

    Performer: Matthew TRUSLER - Violin Performer: Wayne MARSHALL - Piano

    ORCHID RECORDS, ORC-10002, -11

  • Image for James MacMillan
    00:39

    James MacMillan Concerto no. 2 for piano and string orchestra

    Conductor: James MACMILLAN Performer: Wayne MARSHALL - Piano Performer: BBC Philharmonic

  • Image for Gioachino Rossini
    00:48

    Gioachino Rossini William Tell - opera in 4 acts

    Performer: Wayne MARSHALL - Organ

  • Image for Louis Vierne
    00:59

    Louis Vierne Symphony no. 1 in D minor Op.14 for organ

    Performer: Wayne MARSHALL - Organ

  • Image for Camille Saint-Saëns
    01:05

    Camille Saint-Saëns Danse macabre - symphonic poem, arr. Lemare for organ [orig. orchestra, Op.40]

    Performer: Wayne MARSHALL - Organ

  • Image for Charles-Marie Widor
    01:11

    Charles-Marie Widor Symphony no. 5 in F minor Op.42`1 for organ

    Performer: Wayne MARSHALL - Organ

  • Image for Wayne Marshall
    01:17

    Wayne Marshall Wayne Marshall - Improvisation on Happy Birthday, Stars Wars themes, A Little Help from my

    Performer: Wayne MARSHALL - Organ

Broadcasts

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Added. Check out your playlist Dismiss