Ahead of the return of our recital series, the second of six opportunities to hear some recordings of our Cathedral Organists and their talented friends from across the country.
Premiering on the Cathedral’s YouTube channel at 1pm on Monday 31 August 2020: https://tinyurl.com/NclCathedral
The music for today is kindly provided by friend and annual participant in our Cathedral Recital Series – Geoffrey Woollatt.
Geoff is Sub-Organist of Manchester Cathedral, but the recordings that you will hear are taken from a recital that he performed on the Whiteley/Hill organ of Chester Cathedral on 31 July 2014.
Rhapsody no.3 in C# minor
Herbert Howells (1982 – 1983)
Francis Jackson (b.1917)
Prelude and Fugue in B Minor (BWV544)
J.S. Bach (1685 – 1750)
Harmonies du Soir
Sigfrid Karg-Elert (1877- 1933)
Toccata in Bb Minor
Louis Vierne (1870 – 1937)
Online ‘Retiring Collection’
It is important to remember that our gifts to Newcastle Cathedral are as valuable now as ever, particularly when we are not able to gather together.
If you have enjoyed listening to our free Monday Organ Music online, we would like to suggest a donation of £5, or whatever an individual can afford, to help defray costs.
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