Kelvingrove Recitals

Simon can sometimes be heard playing at the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Glasgow, in the daily recital series on the wonderful 1901 Lewis organ. The repertoire customarily heard in this series is of the entertaining 'town hall' variety, and his programmes are listed below. He does not repeat any repertoire in these programmes.

72) 28th November, 2017:
  • James H. Rogers (1857-1940) Second Toccata, in C minor
  • John E.W. Lord (1862-1929) Fantasia on ‘My Old Kentucky Home’
  • Francis Jackson (b. 1917) Partita on a Somerset Carol
71) 31st October, 2017:
  • Clément Loret (1833-1909) Scherzo-Fanfare 
  • Oreste Ravanello (1871-1938) Adorazione
  • Sir Edward Elgar (1857-1934) arr. Matthew Kingston Contrasts: The Gavotte A.D. 1700-1900
  • Heinrich Hofman (1842-1902) arr. E.H. Lemare Scherzo
  • William Faulkes (1863-1933) Festival Prelude on Ein’ Feste Burg
70) 24th October, 2017:
  • Giovanni Morandi (1777-1856) Gran Sinfonia Variata
  • Albert Lister Peace (1844-1912) Third Sonata da Camera
    • i. Allegro
    • ii. Cantilena
    • iii. Allegro vivace
69) 26th September, 2017:
  • William Faulkes (1863-1933) Fantasia on Old Welsh Airs
  • Albert Lister Peace (1844-1912) Andante No 1
  • Albert Lister Peace Second Sonata da Camera
    • i. Allegro con fuoco
    • ii. Andante con moto, alla marcia
    • iii. Allegro con brio
68) 5th September, 2017:
  • Herbert Chappell (b. 1934) Songs of Praise (TV theme tune, 1980-86)
  • Albert Lister Peace (1844-1912) First Sonata da Camera
    • i. Allegro
    • ii. Romanza
    • iii. Allegro maestoso
  • Percy Fletcher (1879-1932) Fountain Reverie
  • Robert Prizeman (b. 1952) Songs of Praise (TV theme tune, 1986-)
67) 6th June, 2017:
  • G.F. Handel (1685-1759) arr. W. Tann ‘O be joyful’ and ‘Serve the Lord with gladness’ (from Jubilate)
  • Felix Mendelssohn (1809-47) arr. W. Tann ‘I waited for the Lord’ (from Hymn of Praise)
  • W.T. Best (1826-97) Paraphrase on Rossini’s Preghiera ‘Giusto Ciel’
  • Josef Rheinberger (1839-1901) Sonata No 3 (‘Pastoral-Sonata’)
    • i. Pastorale
    • ii. Intermezzo
    • iii. Fuge
66) 11th May, 2017:
  • Norman Coke-Jephcott (1893-1962) Bishop’s Promenade
  • Pietro Yon (1886-1943) Rapsodia Italiana
  • Norman Coke-Jephcott Scherzo Classique
  • Norman Coke-Jephcott Londonderry Air
  • César Franck (1822-90) Choral No 3
65) 24th April, 2017:
  • Hamish MacCunn (1868-1916) arr. Jeremy Cull Concert Overture: Land of the Mountain and Flood
  • René Vierne (1878-1918) Canzona
  • Léon Boëllmann (1862-97) Carillon
  • Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921) arr. Alexandre Guilmant Le Cygne
  • Percy Whitlock (1903-46) Fanfare (from Four Extemporisations)
64) 2nd March, 2017:
  • Ian Major (b. 1947) Dannsaichean (Dances)
    • i. Am Mathan Dubh
    • ii. The River Cree
    • iii. Hey, Tutti Taiti
    • iv. Clach na Cudain
  • Adrian Self (b. 1952) A Birthday Suite for Her Majesty (2016)
    • i. Fanfare for Her Majesty
    • ii. Windsor
    • iii. Westminster Abbey
    • iv. Balmoral
    • v. Sandringham
    • vi. Fanfare
  • Ian Major Sandie Fraser of Achiltbuie
  • Graham Morrison (1949-2007) Partita on Stracathro
    • i. Theme
    • ii. Strathspey
    • iii. Reel
    • iv. Slow Air
    • v. Jig
  • Graham Morrison Toccata on ‘St George’s Edinburgh
63) 23rd January, 2017:
  • Sir C.H.H. Parry (1848-1918) arr. W.G. Alcock Bridal March and Finale(from The Birds of Aristophanes)
  • Sir Edward Elgar (1857-1934) arr. J. Smallwood Winder In Hammersbach (from Three Bavarian Dances)
  • Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) arr. A.M. Trovato Allegretto (from Symphony No 7)
  • Carlo Moreno (1867-1927) Versetti per il Gloria, sopra ‘Entführung’ di Mozart
  • Raffaele Manari (1887-1933) Studio da Concerto (‘Salve Regina’)
62) 12th December, 2016:
  • William Faulkes (1863-1933) Rhapsodie on Old French Carols
  • Louis-Claude Daquin (1694-1772) Noël Suisse
  • Alfred Hollins (1865-1942) Christmas Cradle Song
  • John E. West (1863-1929) Fantasy on Two Well-known Carols
  • Richard Purvis (1913-94) Prelude on ‘Greensleeves’ (‘What child is this’)
  • Jean-François Dandrieu (1682-1738) Quand le Sauveur Jésus Christ
  • Adolphus Hailstork (b. 1942) Toccata on ‘Veni Emmanuel’
61) 15th November, 2016:
  • Frederic Archer (1838-1901) Fugue in the Free Style
  • Zsolt Gárdonyi (b. 1946) Mozart Changes
  • Iain Farrington (b. 1977) Fiesta
    • i. Celebration
    • ii. Conversations
    • iii. Stride Dance
    • iv. Song
    • v. Fast Dance
    • vi. Nocturne
    • vii. Finale
60) 27th September, 2016:
  • Josef Haydn (1732-1809) arr. C.W. Pearce Grand Chorus: Quoniam to solus sanctus, from Mass in E flat
  • W.A. Mozart (1756-91) Allegro & Andante (Fantasia) in F minor for a mechanical organ, K608
  • Cuthbert Harris (1870-1932) Madrigal
  • Purcell J. Mansfield (1889-1968) Serenade Romantique, Op. 14
  • Purcell J. Mansfield Concert-Allegro, Op. 4
59) 12th September, 2016:
  • Charles Marie Widor (1844-1937) arr. Marcel Dupré Marche Américaine
  • Ethelbert Nevin (1862-1901) arr. Gerrit Smith Un Giorno in Venezia
    • i. Alba
    • ii. Gondolieri
    • iii. Canzone Amorosa
    • iv. Buona Notte
  • Michael Christian Festing (1705-52) arr. G.T. Thalben-Ball Largo, Allegro, Aria and Two Variations
  • Sir Arthur Sullivan (1842-1900) arr. David Wheatley March of the Peers (from 'Iolanthe')
58) 30th June, 2016:
  • J.S. Bach (1685-1750) Fantasia on ‘Komm, heiliger Geist’ BWV651
  • S.S. Wesley (1810-76) An Air composed for Holsworthy Church Bells
  • William Wolstenholme (1865-1931) Pastorale in D
  • Dudley Buck (1839-1909) Variations on a Scotch Air (‘Annie Laurie’)
  • George Warren (1828-1902) General Burnside’s Grand Triumphal March
57) 17th May, 2016:
  • Max Reger (1873-1916) Toccata and Fugue in D, Op. 65 Nos 5/6
  • Takashi Sakai (b. 1948) Old Folk Tune Suite and Finale, Op. 21B
    • i. Prelude
    • ii. Variations (on a theme by Handel)
    • iii. Finale
  • Sir George Dyson (1883-1964) Prelude and Postlude
  • Albert Renaud (1855-1924) Toccata
56) 14th March, 2016:
  • Henry Purcell (1659-95) arr. Martin Setchell Trumpet Tune (from ‘The Indian Queen’)
  • Henry Purcell arr. C.F. Simkin Fantasy on One Note
  • Albert Lister Peace (1844-1912) Concert Fantasia in B flat minor and major
  • Henry Smart (1813-79) Andante con moto in A
  • Henry Smart Allegro Maestoso in C
  • Justinus Henrich Knecht (1752-1817) Rondo
  • Johann Strauss (1804-49) Radetzky March
55) 12th February, 2016:
  • Percy Grainger (1882-1961) arr. Wolfgang Stockmeier Handel in the Strand (Clog Dance)
  • Percy Grainger The Immovable Do (or The Cyphering C)
  • Alec Rowley (1892-1958) Elves
  • Richard Purvis (1913-94) Four Dubious Conceits:
    • i. Cantilena (Green boughs)
    • ii. Les petites cloches
    • iii. Nocturne (Night in Monterey)
    • iv. Marche Grotesque
  • Nicolas Chevereau (b. 1989) Toccata
54) 16th January, 2016:
  • Richard Wagner arr. J. Wodehouse March of the Ambassadors (from ‘Rienzi)
  • John Henry Maunder arr. E.C. Nunn The Caravan of the Magi (from ;Bethlehem')
  • Antonín Dvořák arr. Frederick Shinn Largo (from Symphony No 9, ‘From the New World’)
  • Benjamin Godard arr. J. Stuart Archer Pan (from ‘Magic Lantern’ suite)
  • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor arr. Herbert Ellingford From the ‘Othello’ Suite:
    • i. Dance
    • ii. Children’s Intermezzo
    • iii. Military March
53) 10th September, 2015:
  • Naji Hakim (b. 1955) Ouverture Libanaise
  • Alfred Hollins (1865-1942) A Song of Sunshine
  • Eric Thiman (1900-75) Postlude alla marcia
  • Eric Thiman Meditation on the Irish tune Slane
  • Sir Ernest MacMillan (1893-1973) Cortège Académique
52) 25th June, 2015:
  • Henry Purcell (1659-85) Symphony and Chorus(from ‘Come ye Sons of Art) 
  • Alfred Hollins (1865-1942) Maytime (Gavotte)
  • Sir Frederick Arthur Gore Ousley, Bart. (1825-89) Second Sonata:
    • i. Allegro
    • ii. Andante con espressione, quasi Larghetto
    • iii. Rondo 
51) 12th May, 2015:
  • Francis Jackson (b. 1917) Edinburgh Fanfare
  • George Shearing (1919-2011) From ‘Sacred Sounds for organ’
    • i. Amazing grace!
    • ii. I love Thee, my Lord
  • Christopher Steel (1938-1991) ‘Changing Moods’ Suite
    • i. Genial March
    • ii. Pensive Ground
    • iii. The Chase (A sinister two-part invention)
    • iv. Nocturnal Siciliano
    • v. Dancing Toccata
  • Sigfrid Karg-Elert (1877-1933) Valse Mignonne
  • Denis Bédard (b. 1950) Festive Toccata
50) 5th March, 2015:
  • Thomas Arne (1710-78) arr. Harry Wall Overture to ‘Comus’:
    • i. Introduction
    • ii. Allegro
    • iii. Hornpipe
  • Jonathan Battishill (1738-1801) arr. Harry Wall Corant and Minuet
  • Alfred Hollins (1965-1942) A Trumpet Minuet
  • Josef Rheinberger (1839-1901) Agitato, Op. 174, No 5
  • Anon. 18th Century Two anonymous trumpet tunes:
    • i. The Lord Mayor’s Swan-Hopping Trumpet Tune
    • ii. Trumpet Tune
  • Alfred Hollins Morceau de Concert en forme de valse
49) 27th January, 2015:
  • Frank Heddon Bond (1875-1948) Chorus in E flat
  • William Wolstenholme (1865-1931) Le Carillon
  • Edwin Lemare (1865-1934) In Missouri (from ‘From the West’) 
  • William Wolstenholme The Seraph's Strain
  • Alexandre Guilmant (1837-1911) Final alla Schumann
48) 11th December, 2014:
  • Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921) Allegro giocoso (from Seven Improvisations)
  • Théodore Dubois (1837-1924) In Paradisum
  • Théodore Dubois Fiat Lux
  • Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741) Winter from the ‘Four Seasons’:
    • i. Allegro non molto
    • ii. Largo
    • iii. Allegro
  • Camille Saint-Saëns (1835-1921) Fantaisie in E flat
47) 13th November, 2014:
  • David Ashley White (b. 1944) Brewer’s Trumpet
  • Geoffrey O’Connor-Morris (1886-1964) Celtic Melody
  • Edwin Lemare (1865-1934) Minuet Nuptiale
  • F. Maurice Jephson (1886-1917) Gaudeamus
  • Maurice Ravel (1875-1937) arr. Jörg Abbing From ‘Le Tombeau de Couperin’
    • i. Prélude
    • ii. Menuet
    • iii. Rigadaun
  • J.S. Bach (1685-1750) arr. Basil Ramsey Air (from Overture in D)
  • John Cook (1918-84) Mr Purcell’s Wedding March
46) 23rd October, 2014:
  • Herbert Brewer (1865-1928) Marche Héroïque
  • Frederick Bridge (1844-1924) Flowers of the Forest
  • Léo Delibes (1836-91) Pizzicati (from ‘Sylvia)
  • Michał Kleofas Ogiński (1765-1833) Polonaise 'Pożegnanie Ojczyzny' (‘Farewell to the homeland’)
  • Henry Purcell (1659-95) Voluntary in D
  • Charles-Marie Widor (1844-1937) Toccata (from Symphony No 5)
45) 30th September, 2014:
  • Percy Fletcher (1879-1932) Festival Toccata
  • Sir William Walton (1902-1983) arr. Robert Gower Popular Song
  • Sir William Walton arr. Robert Gower March (from Prelude to Richard III)
  • Air from Barra, arr. Marjory Kennedy-Fraser Sea Sorrow
  • Bernard Johnson (1868-1935) Elfentanz (Dance of the Elves)
  • William Faulkes (1863-1933) Toccata
44) 23rd September, 2014:
  • Cornelius Felix Mendelssohn (1809-47) arr. W.T. Best March composed in honour of the painter Cornelius
  • W.A. Mozart (1756-91) arr. W.J. Westbrook Adagio (from the Clarinet Concerto)
  • Richard Wagner (1813-83) arr. Herbert Brewer Procession to the Minster (from Lohengrin)
  • Hamish MacCunn (1868-1916) arr. Norman Strafford Highland Memories Suite
    • i. By the Burnside
    • ii. On the Loch
    • iii. Harvest Dance
43) 28th August, 2014:
  • Oliphant Chuckerbutty (1884-1960) The Queen’s Procession
  • Calimerio Soares (b. 1944) Little Folk Tune Preludes (on Brazilian folk songs), Book 1:
    • i. Marcha Soldado
    • ii. Prenda Minha
    • iii. Oh! Que noite tão bonita
    • iv. Romance da Donzela
    • v. Sambalelê
  • Sir William Walton (1902-83) arr. Robert Gower (i, iii, iv) and Henry G. Ley (ii) Suite from ‘Henry V’
    • i. March
    • ii. Passacaglia: ‘Death of Falstaff
    • iii. Touch her soft lips and part
    • iv. March
  • Johannes Matthias Michel (b. 1962) Three Jazz Preludes:
    • i. Swing Five
    • ii. Bossa Nova
    • iii. Afro-Cuban (A tribute to Leonard Bernstein)
42) 18th June, 2014:
  • Henry Purcell (1659-95) Three short pieces:
    • i. Trumpet Tune, called The Cebell
    • ii. Gavott
    • iii. Trumpet Tune
  • Michael Praetorius (1571-1621) From ‘Terpsichore’:
    • i. Bourée
    • ii. Courante
  • Karl Heinrich Graun (1704-59) Concerto in G minor:
    • i. [Allegro]
    • ii. Adagio
    • iii. Allegro
  • François Gossec (1734-1829) Tambourin 
  • Carl Goldmark (1830-1915) Bridal Song
  • Sir Edward Elgar (1857-1934) Imperial March
41) 11th June, 2014:
  • Percy Grainger (1882-1961) arr. Edward Shippen Barnes Children’s March (Over the hills and far away)
  • Percy Grainger, arr. Frank R. Keedy Country Gardens
  • Adrian Self (b. 1952) From the suite ‘A Little Lunchtime Music’
    • i. Feisty Fanfare
    • ii. Dainty Dance
  • Gordon Phillips (1908-91) From the ‘Tower Hill Suite’:
    • i. Procession
    • ii. Air
    • iii. Gavotte
  • Purcell James Mansfield (1889-1968) Concert Fantasia on Scottish Airs, Op. 65
40) 26th March, 2014:
  • William Walond (c. 1755-1836) arr. Harry Wall Introduction and Toccata
  • John Stanley (1712-86) arr. Harry Wall A Fancy
  • Edward Kreiser (1869-1916) Concert Caprice
  • Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924) Intermezzo on the Londonderry Air
  • Burk Thumoth (c. 1717-47) From ‘Twelve Scotch Airs with Variations’
    • i. The Berks of Aberfeldy
    • ii. Corn Riggs are Bonny
    • iii. Wataee March
39) 12th February, 2014:
  • Oliphant Chuckerbutty (1884-1960) Pæan: A Song of Triumph (Fanfare)
  • Christopher Steel (1938-91) From ‘Six Pieces for Organ’
    • i. Flourish
    • ii. Dance
  • Adrian Self (b. 1952) Thorpe Underwood Suite
    • i. Prelude
    • ii. Ground
    • iii. March
  • George Thalben-Ball (1896-1987) Tune in E (in the style of John Stanley)
  • George Thalben-Ball Elegy 
  • Edward Marsh (b. 1966) Toccata: La Valée Verte (on the theme ‘Pat le facteur’)
38) 8th January, 2014:
  • Horatio Parker (1863-1919) Postlude
  • J.S. Bach (1685-1750) arr. Thomas Murray Badinerie
  • François Couperin (1668-1733) arr. Guy Weitz Sœur Monique
  • Johann Christian Bach (1735-82) arr. P.J. Mansfield Sinfonia in B flat Major
  • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (1875-1912) arr. A. E. Hull The Lone Forest Maiden
  • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor arr. A.E. Hull March: Ethiopa Saluting the Colours
  • Giovanni Morandi (1777-1856) Rondo con Imitazione de’Campanelli
37) 19th December, 2013:
  • Gerre Hancock (1934-2012) Fanfare on ‘Antioch’ (‘Joy to the world’)
  • Pietro Yon (1886-1943) Pastorale ‘Gesù Bambino’ (on ‘Adeste, fideles)
  • Atrrib. to Nicolas Le Bègue (1631-1702) Noël: ‘Laissez paistre vos bestes’
  • Feliks Rączkowski (1906-89) Suita Kolęd (Polish Carols Suite)
  • Charles-Marie Widor (1844-1937) Marche du Veilleur de Nuit (from ‘Bach’s Memento’, on J.S. Bach’s ‘Wachet auf’)
  • Jonathan Orwig (b. 1964) Christmas Suite
    • i. Trio : Joy to the World
    • ii. Adagio : Silent Night
    • iii. Toccata-Carillon : Ding Dong, Merrily on High
36) 4th December, 2013:
  • G. F. Handel (1685-1759), arr. C.W. Pearce Overture to the ‘Occasional Oratorio’
    • i. Andante maestoso
    • ii. Allegro
    • iii. Adagio
    • iv. March
  • Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827), arr. W.T. Best March from ‘Egmont’
  • Ludwig van Beethoven, arr. W.T. Best Rondo, Op. 24
  • William Boyce (1711-79) Trumpet voluntary in D
  • Giacomo Meyerbeer (1791-1864), arr. W.T. Best March from ‘Le Prophète’
35) 30th October, 2013:
  • (formerly attributed to) J.S. Bach (1685-1750) Toccata & Fugue in D minor, BWV565
  • Frederic Wood (1880-1963) Fantasia on “The King of Love”
  • Paul Della Torre (c. 1862-1932) Allegretto
  • Marian Sawa (1937-2005) Burleska: Spotkanie z Kalinką (‘Meeting with Kalinka’)
  • Paul Ayres (b. 1970) Toccata on “Amor Satis Est” ("All you need is love")
34) 26th September, 2013:
  • Jacques-Nicolas Lemmens (1823-81) From the ‘Sonate Pontificale’
    • i. Marche Pontificale
    • ii. Adagio
    • iii. Fanfare
  • Enrico Bossi (1861-1925) Entrée Pontificale
  • Enrico Bossi Chant du Soir
  • Marcel Dupré (1886-1971) Prelude and Fugue in B major
33) 19th September, 2013:
  • Brian Brockless (1926-95) Toccatina upon Tallis’ 9th tune
  • Percy Whitlock (1903-46) From the ‘Plymouth Suite’
    • i. Chanty
    • ii. Salix
    • iii. Toccata
  • Harold Darke (1888-1976) A Meditation on Brother James’s Air
  • Cuthbert Harris (1870-1932) Caprice
  • Daniel Gawthrop (b. 1949) Three Floral Preludes:
    • i. Leucanthemum Vulgare
    • ii. Zehenspitzen durch die Tulpen
    • iii. La Rose Jaune
32) 18th June, 2013:
  • Jean-Joseph Mouret (1682-1738) Fanfares
  • Sir Edward Elgar (1857-1934)arr. arr. Purcell J. Mansfield ‘Beau Brummel’ Minuet
  • Hector Berlioz (1803-69) arr. Alec Rowley Hungarian March
  • Antonio Vivaldi (1650-1741) arr. Helmut Kickton Concerto: ‘La Tempesta di Mare’
    • i. Allegro
    • ii. Largo
    • iii. Presto
  • Théodore Dubois (1837-1924) From ‘Messe de Mariage’
    • i. Bénédiction Nuptiale
    • ii. Laus Deo
31) 4th June, 2013:
  • Georg Muffat (1653-1704) Les Gendarmes
  • Claude Debussy (1862-1918) arr. Léon Roques Two Arabesques:
    • No 1 in E major
    • No 2 in G major
  • Tomaso Albinoni (1671-1751) arr. Remo Giazotto Adagio in G minor
  • Albert Ketèlby (1875-1959) arr. Hugh Ware In a Monastery Garden
  • Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) arr. Serge Ollive Six Variations on a Swiss Song
  • Eugène Gigout (1844-1925) Toccata
30) 17th April, 2013:
  • Michael Praetorius (1571-1621) Springtanz (from Terpsichore)
  • Dudley Buck (1839-1909) Home, sweet home
  • Arcangelo Corelli (1653-1713) Giga (from Concerto Grosso No 9)
  • Antonio Valente (c. 1530-80) La Romanesca
  • Giovanni Morandi (1777-1856) March 1 in D
  • G.F. Handel (1685-1759) I know that my Redeemer liveth (from Messiah)
  • Alexandre Guilmant (1837-1911) Paraphrase on a chorus in Judas Maccabeus (Handel)
29) 28th February, 2013:
  • J.S. Bach (1685-1750) Pièce d’Orgue, BWV572
  • J.S. Bach arr. Stainton de B. Taylor Sheep may Safely Graze
  • Johann Gottfried Walther (1684-1748) 4th movt (Allegro) from Concerto del Signor Taglietti
  • Will MacFarlane (1870-1945) Scotch Fantasia (on National Airs and Folk Songs)
28) 23rd January, 2013:
  • Louis Vierne (1870-1937)  Carillon de Longpont
  • Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741) arr. Paul Stetsenko From ‘Winter’: 2nd movement (Largo)
  • Claude Debussy (1862-1918) arr. Alex Cellier Clair de Lune (from Suite Bergamasque)
  • J.S. Bach (1685-1750) arr. Virgil Fox ‘Now thank we all our God’ (from Cantata No 79)
  • William Wolstenholme (1865-1931) Allegretto in E flat
  • Sir Edward Elgar (1857-1934) arr. G.R. Sinclair Pomp and Circumstance March No 4
27) 10th December, 2012:
  • Geoffrey Bush (1920-98) arr. Leslie Peart I Saw Three Ships
  • G.F. Handel (1650-1759) arr. W.T. Best Three choruses from 'Messiah'
    • i. And the glory of the Lord
    • ii. And he shall purify
    • iii. For unto us a Child is born
  • Denis Bédard (b. 1950) Variations sur «In dulci jubilo»
  • Jean-Jacques Beauvarlet-Charpentier (1734-94) Noël: 'Votre bonté grand Dieu'
  • Charles Quef (1873-1931) Noël Parisien, Op. 26 No 4.
26) 26th November, 2012:
  • J.S. Bach (1685-1750) Toccata in F, BWV540/i
  • Louis James Alfred Lefébure-Wely (1817-69) Andante in F (Choeur de Voix Humaines)
  • Carlo Bodro (c.1840-after 1900) Suonata per Organo No 12 (Polka Finale)
  • Sir Edward Elgar (1857-1934) arr. E.H. Lemare Idylle
  • Edouarde Batiste (1820-76) Offertoire in C minor
25) 29th October, 2012:
  • G.F. Handel (1685-1759) arr. W.T. Best Air: “Arm, arm, ye brave!” and Chorus: “We come in bright array” (from Judas Maccabeus)
  • Ralph Kinder (1876-1952) Fantasia on ‘Duke Street’ (“Fight the good fight”)
  • Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) Scherzo and Allegro for a musical clock
  • Joe Utterback (b. 1944) Cornet Voluntary (from Jazz-Influenced Voluntaries)
  • Léon Boëllmann (1862-97) Final-Marche (from 2ème Suite)
24) 20th September, 2012:
  • George Dodds (1876-1946) Pedal Offertoire
  • Maurice Greene (1695-1755) Introduction & Trumpet Tune
  • Josef Holbrooke (1878-1958) Une Chanson
  • Fela Sowande (1905-87) Obangiji
  • Léon Roques (1839-1923) Noces d’Or
  • Sir William Walton (1902-83) arr. Sir William Mckie  Coronation March (1953): Orb and Sceptre
23) 30th August, 2012:
  • Sir Charles Villiers Stanford (1852-1924) Marcia Eroïca
  • John Major (floruit c. 1893-1912) Intermezzo in E
  • Fela Sowande (1905-87) Joshua Fit de Battle ob Jericho
  • Derek Bourgeois (b. 1941) Serenade
  • Edwin Lemare (1866-1934) Elegy in G
  • Paul Barras (b. 1925) Voluntary pour la Ducasse de Mons («El Doudou»)
22) 25th June, 2012:
  • Montague Phillips (1885-1969) Empire March
  • Carlo Fumagalli (1822-1907) From the ‘Messa Solenne tratta da opera del celebre G. Verdi’:
    • i. Elevazione da ‘Traviata’
    • ii. Offertorio da ‘Traviata’
  • Antonio Diana (1815-1876) Rondo-Polonese
  • Jules Massenet (1842-1912) arr. Alfred J. Silver Méditation (from Thaïs)
  • Enrico Bossi (1861-1925) Hora Giocosa
21) 12th June, 2012:
  • G.F. Handel (arr. W.T. Best) (1685-1759) Zadok the Priest
  • Alexandre Guilmant (1837-1911) Fantaisie sur deux Melodies Anglaises
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872-1958) (arr. Stanley Roper) Greensleeves
  • Otto Nicolai (1810-49) (arr. Edwin Evans) Overture: The Merry Wives of Windsor
20) 26th April, 2012:
  • Nicholas Choveaux (1904-95) March
  • G.F. Handel (1685-1459) arr. Osborne Peasgood From ‘ Water Music’:
    • i. Overture
    • ii. Bourrée
    • iii. Hornpipe
    • iv. Coro
  • Gatty Sellars (1887-1943) An Evening Idyl
  • Formerly attrib to J.S. Bach (1685-1750) Fugue ‘à la gigue’, BWV577
  • Louis Vierne (1870-1937) Final (from 1st Symphony)
19) 2nd April, 2012:
  • Arthur Bliss (1891-1975) arr. Robert Gower March from ‘Things to Come’
  • Hartwell Jones arr. Orlando A. Mansfield The Refuge of the Soul (1892)
  • Niccolò Paganini (1782-1840) arr. Enrico Bossi Moto Perpetuo
  • William Sterndale Bennett (1816-75) arr. Charles Steggall Barcarolle (from the Fourth Concerto)
  • Charles Marie Widor (1844-1937) Marche Pontificale (from 1st Symphony)
18) 10th November, 2011:
  • Heathcote Statham (1889-1973) March
  • Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741) arr. Sandro Carnelos Autumn (from The Four Seasons)
    • i. Allegro
    • ii. Adagio molto
    • iii. Allegro
  • Frederick Bridge (1844-1924) A Reverie by the River Deveron: “Calm and Cloud”
  • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (1875-1912) arr. A. Eaglefield Hull Two Impromptus:
    • i. Allegro Moderato
    • ii. Andantino
  • Marcel Dupré (1886-1971) Final (from 7 Pieces, Op. 27)
17) 29th September, 2011:
  • Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) arr. C.W. Pearce ‘Alleluia to the Father’ from ‘The Mount of Olives’
  • Andrew Carter (b. 1939) Trumpet Tune
  • Edward MacDowell (1860-1908) arr. C.P.Scott Pastorale (“To a Wild Rose”)
  • Edward MacDowell arr. C. Charlton Palmer A Sea Song
  • G. F. Handel (1685-1759) arr. W.T. Best Organ Concerto in D major
    • i. Allegro
    • ii. Andante con moto
    • iii. Fuga: allegro
16) 21st June, 2011:
  • G.F. Handel (1685-1759) arr. anon. 18th Century Second Overture in Solomon (Sinfonia: ‘The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba’)
  • Dieterich Buxtehude (1637-1707) ‘Jig’ Fugue in C, BuxWV174
  • Josef Rheinberger (1839-1901) Sonata No 14 in C, Op.165:
    • i. Präludium
    • ii. Idylle
    • iii. Toccata
15) 6th June, 2011:
  • Ralph Kinder (1876-1952) Toccata
  • John Stanley (1712-86) Voluntary in C, Op. 5, No 1
  • Richard Wagner (1813-83) arr. W.J. Westbrook March from ‘Rienzi’
  • Anton Rubenstein (1830-94) arr. W. Faulkes Romance, Op. 44, No 1
  • Eugène Reuchsel (1900-88) From ‘Bouquet de France’:
    • i. La Fille aux Oranges
    • ii. Là-haut sur la Montagne
    • iii. V’là la Saint-Martin
14) 27th April, 2011:
  • Lynwood Farnam (1885-1930) Toccata on ‘O Filii et Filiæ’
  • Charles-Marie Widor (1844-1937) ‘Contes d’Avril’ (Marche Nuptiale)
  • Peter Warlock (1894-1930) arr. Stanley Roper Andante Tranquillo (‘Pieds-en l’air’) from the Capriol Suite
  • Sir Arthur Bliss (1891-1975) arr. Basil Ramsey T hree Royal Fanfares:
    • i. The Sovereign’s Fanfare
    • ii. Fanfare for the Bride
    • iii. A Wedding Fanfare
  • Sir William Walton (1902-1983) arr. Herbert Murrill Coronation March: Crown Imperial
13) 6th April, 2011:
  • William Hoyte (1844-1917) Minuet and Trio
  • Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741) arr. anon 18th Century Concerto in G
    • i.    Allegro
    • ii.    Adagio
    • iii.    Allegro   
  • Dudley Buck (1839-1909) Rondo-Caprice
  • Andrea Tinazzoli (?Venice, 18th Century) Allegro e Spiritoso
  • Edouard Batiste (1820-76) Postlude in E flat
12) 20th March, 2011:
  • G.F. Handel (1685-1759) March from ‘Judas Maccabeus’
  • J.S. Bach (1685-1750) Toccata, Adagio & Fugue in C, BWV564
  • W.A. Mozart (1756-91) tr. J. Wodehouse Adagio from 44th Symphony (sic)
  • Powell Weaver (1890-1951) The Squirrel
  • Edgar Barratt arr. A. Eaglefield Hull (1877-1928) Coronach (A Highland Lament)
  • Théodore Dubois (1837-1924) Toccata
11) 24th February, 2011:
  • J.S. Bach (1685-1750) Prelude & Fugue in G, BWV541
  • Reginald Goss-Custard (1877-1956) Chelsea Fayre
  • Giovanni Morandi (1777-1856) Offertorio in E flat
  • Albert Ketèlby (1875-1959) arr. Gatty Sellars Devotion (Melodie Passionnée)
  • Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy (1809-47) Allegro assai vivace (Finale from Sonata Nº1)
10) 23rd January, 2011:
  • Gatty Sellars (1887-?) Ouverture Fantastique
  • J.S. Bach (1685-1750) Prelude in E flat, BWV552/i
  • Giovanni Morandi (1777-1856) Elevazione (Andante in G)
  • Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy (1809-47) Sonata Nº4:
    • i. Allegro con brio
    • ii. Andante religioso
    • iii. Allegretto
    • iv. Allegro maestoso e vivace
  • Charles-Marie Widor (1844-1937) Scherzo and Final (from Symphony Nº2)
9) 20th January, 2011:
  • Herbert Murrill (1909-52) Carillon
  • Marc-Antoine Charpentier (c.1634-1704) arr. Bryan Hesford Te Deum Prelude
  • Albert Ketèlby (1875-1959) Sanctuary of the Heart
  • George Frederick Handel (1685-1759) arr. anon. 18th Century Overture in Samson:
    • i. [Adagio]
    • ii. Allegro
    • iii. Minuet
  • Pietro Yon (1886-1943) Humoresque: “L’Organo Primitivo”
  • Egil Hovland (b.1924) Toccata: Nu la oss takke Gud (Now thank we all our God)
8) 13th January, 2011:
  • Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy (1809-47) arr. W.T. Best War March of the Priests (from 'Athalie')
  • Matthew Locke (1621?-77) arr. Simon Nieminski Movements from 'The Tempest':
    • i. Dance of Fantastick Spirits: ('The Fantastick' ~ Corant)
    • ii. Dance of Winds (Gavott)
    • iii. The Fourth Act Tune (A Martial Jigge)
  • Edvard Grieg (1843-1907) arr. P.J. Mansfield Ich liebe dich (“I love thee”)
  • William Wolstenholme (1865-1931) Rondino in D flat
  • Eugène Reuchsel (1900-88) From 'Promenades en Provence':
    • i. Tambourinaires sur la place des Vieux Salins (Drummers in the Place des Vieux Salins)
    • ii. Nuages ensoleillées sur le Cap Nègre (Sunlit clouds on Cap Nègre)
7) 8th December, 2010:
  • Charles Joseph Frost (1848-1918) “Hark the Herald Angels Sing” with Introduction and Variations
  • J.S. Bach (1685-1750) Three Christmas chorale preludes:
    • i. Vom Himmel hoch, da komm ich her, BWV606
    • ii. Gottes Sohn ist kommen, BWV600
    • iii. In dulci jubilo, BWV729
  • Jacques Marie Beauvarlet-Charpentier (1766-1824) Noël: “Ah! Ma voisine êtes vous fachée”
  • Eugène Reuchsel (1900-88) Douce Merveille (Noël Strasbourgeois de 1697, from ‘Bouquet de France’)
  • Garth Edmundson (1900-71) Vom Himmel Hoch (Toccata-Prelude)
6) 3rd December, 2010:
  • Jacques-Nicolas Lemmens (1823–1881) Fanfare
  • Percy Fletcher (1879-1932) Matinale
  • Franz Liszt (1811-86) arr. W.J. Westbrook Canzonetta del Salvator Rosa (from ‘Années de Pélerinage’)
  • Franz Schubert (1797-1828) arr. W.J. Westbrook Ave Maria
  • Léon Boëllmann (1862-1897) Suite Gothique, Op. 25
    • i. Introduction-Chorale
    • ii. Menuet Gothique
    • iii. Prière à Notre Dame
    • iv. Toccata
5) 1st December, 2010:
  • W.A. Mozart (1756-91) arr. E.J. Hopkins Motet: Deus tibi laus et honor
  • William Wolstenholme (1865-1931)
    • i. The Question
    • ii. The Answer
  • Polibio Fumagalli (1830-1900) Capriccio (“The Hunt”)
  • J.S. Bach (1685-1750) Wachet auf! ruft uns die stimme (BWV645)
  • Alfred Louis James Lefébure-Wely (1817-70) Verset in F
  • Henri Mulet (1878-1967) Carillon-Sortie
4) 8th November, 2010:
  • J.S. Bach (1685-1750) arr. Franz Liszt Ich hatte viel Bekümmernis
  • Henry Purcell (1659-95) arr. W.T. Best Trumpet Tune and Air
  • W.A. Mozart (1756-91) arr. Reginald Goss-Custard Minuetto and Allegro (from the First Sonatina)
  • Felix Mendelssohn (1809-47) Sonata No 5:
    • i. Andante
    • ii. Andante con moto
    • iii. Allegro
  • Bernard Johnson (1868-1935) Pavane in A
  • Marcel Dupré (1886-1971) Placare Christe Servulis (from Tombeau de Titelouze)
3) 2nd November, 2010:
  • Joseph Ascher (1829-69) arr. W.J. Westbrook Fanfare
  • Jean-Philippe Rameau (1683-1764) arr. W.T. Best Rigadaun (from ‘Dardanus’)
  • Alexandre Guilmant (1837-1911) March on Handel’s ‘Lift up your heads’
  • Set by Henry Coleman (1888-1965) Londonderry Air (Farewell to Cucullain)
  • Isaac Albeniz (1860-1909) arr. Reginald Goss-Custard Tango
  • Charles-Marie Widor (1844-1937) Final (from Symphony Nº6)
2) 11th October, 2010:
  • Franz Schubert (1797-1828) arr. W.T. Best Marche Militaire in D
  • Sir Edward Elgar (1857-1934) arr. C.J. Grey Salut d’Amour
  • Louis James Alfred Lefébure-Wely (1817-1869) March in C
  • Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827) arr. W.T. Best Adagio from Piano Sonata Nº 14 in C# minor, ‘Moonlight’
  • Gordon Balch Nevin (1892-1943) Will o’ the Wisp
  • Alexandre Guilmant (1837-1911) Grand Chœur in D ‘Alla Handel’, Op. 18
1) 3rd August, 2010:
  • John Weaver (b. 1937) Toccata
  • George Frederick Handel (1685-1759) arr. E. Power Biggs Suite: Music for the Royal Fireworks
    • i. Overture
    • ii. The Rejoicing
    • iii. The Peace
    • iv. Bourrée
    • v. Minuet Finale
  • Fryderyk Franciszek Chopin (1810-49) arr. William Faulkes Nocturne in E flat, Op. 9, Nº2
  • Fryderyk Franciszek Chopin arr. W.T. Best Polonaise in A, Op. 40, Nº1
  • Eugene Thayer (1838-89) Variations on “Auld Lang Syne” Op 30