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Organ music from the Suffolk coast

A recital of organ music from the Baroque to the present day, performed by Catherine Ennis on the instrument recently installed in St Bartholomew's Church, Orford, Suffolk.

Saved from flood and from years in storage, the magnificent organ made by Peter Collins in 1977 has found a new home on the Suffolk Coast. In a varied programme, virtuoso organist Catherine Ennis demonstrates the colours of the newly restored instrument now delighting listeners in St Bartholomew's Church, Orford.

[Photo © CLIVE BARDA/ArenaPAL]

J.S. Bach: Toccata and Fugue in D minor BWV 565
Frescobaldi: Fiori Musicali: Toccata; Toccata per Elevatione; Bergamasca
de Grigny: Hymnus: Veni Creator En taille à 5; Fugue à 5; Duo; Récit de cromorne; Dialogues sur les grands jeux
Handel, arr Dupré: Organ concerto No.13 in F
Felix Mendelssohn: Andante with variations in D
Brahms: Prelude and Fugue in G minor
Parry: Chorale preludes: Martyrdom, Eventide and Hanover
Britten: Prelude and Fugue on a Theme of Vittoria
Dan Locklair: The Peace may be exchanged
Reger: Toccata in D minor; Fugue in D, Op 59 Nos 5-6

2 hours, 28 minutes

Music Played

  • Girolamo Frescobaldi

    Toccata, Toccata per Elevatione & Bergamasca (Fiori Musicali)

    Performer: Catherine Ennis.
  • Nicolas de Grigny

    Hymnus: Veni Creator and Premier Livre d'orgue (excerpts)

    Performer: Catherine Ennis. Choir: Gentlemen of Orford Church Choir.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Organ concerto No.13 in F, HWV.295 ('The Cuckoo and the Nightingale')

    Performer: Catherine Ennis. Music Arranger: Marcel Dupré.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Suite on English Folk Tunes 'A Time There Was', Op.90

    Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Richard Hickox.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Andante with variations in D major

    Performer: Catherine Ennis.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Prelude and Fugue in G minor

    Performer: Catherine Ennis.
  • Hubert Parry

    Chorale Preludes: Martyrdom, Eventide and Hanover

    Performer: Catherine Ennis.
  • Benjamin Britten

    Prelude and Fugue on a theme of Vittoria

    Performer: Catherine Ennis.
  • Dan Locklair

    The Peace may be exchanged (Rubrics for organ)

    Performer: Catherine Ennis.
  • Max Reger

    Toccata and Fugue in D major, Op.59 Nos. 5-6

    Performer: Catherine Ennis.
  • Max Bruch

    Scottish Fantasy for violin and orchestra, Op 46 (Finale)

    Performer: Nicola Benedetti. Conductor: Rory MacDonald. Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra.
    • Nicola Benedetti - Homecoming.
    • Decca.
    • 4.
  • Léon Honnoré

    Morceau de concert

    Performer: Lawrence Power. Performer: Simon Crawford‐Phillips.
    • HYPERION.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    Die Schone Melusine - overture Op.32

    Orchestra: Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: Antonio Méndez.
    • LINN.

Photo © CLIVE BARDA/ArenaPAL

Broadcast

  • Tue 17 Mar 2020 19:30

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