Explore the music of the Pipe Organ, from intimate interludes to grand symphonies.

John van Bavel

Peter Wakeley

Simon Colvin


25th February

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  • Widor, 1st Movement Symphony 5 Jean Guillou, Organ
  • Mendelssohn, Sonata 3 Ernest Bullock, Organ
  • glazounov, Fanfare de Raymonda Le Concert Arban
  • Guy Bovet, Salamanca Jeremy Filsell, Organ
  • Louis Vierne, Final Jeremy filsell, Organl
  • Leonard Bernstein, Candide Overture Cameron Carpenter, Organ
  • Sergei Rachmaninoff, Vocalise Cameron Carpenter, Organ
  • Guilmant, (Felix) Alexandre: March on a theme by Handel. Carlo Curley, org.

  • 18th February

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  • Couperin L: Chaconne. Michael Dudman, org. [St Nicholas' Church, Coogee NSW]
  • Handel, George Frederic: Organ Concerto in F, Op.4/5. Andrew Blackburn, org. [Richmond Uniting Church]
  • Bossi, Enrico: Scherzo in G minor. Rhys Boak, org. [Ballarat Parish Mission Church]
  • Buxtehude, Dietrich: Prelude & Fugue in E minor. Christopher Dearnley, org [Christ Church, Kapunda SA]
  • Cook, John: Hornpipe or Mr Purcell's Wedding March. Michael Dudman, org [St Kilda Town Hall]
  • arr Johnston, David: Songs of the Music Hall era (medley). David Johnston, org. [St Kilda Town Hall]
  • Bonnet, Joseph: Variations de Concert, Op.1. Thomas Trotter, org [St Mary Star-of-the-Sea, West Melbourne]
  • Langlais, Jean: Chant de Paix. Rhys Boak, org. [Loreto Convent Chapel, Ballarat]
  • Vierne, Louis: Symphony No 2 Op 20: Final. Rhys Boak, org [Malvern Presbyterian Church]

  • 11th February

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  • Praetorius: Dances from Terpsichore. Martin Sander, org. Klosterkirche Salzgitter-Ringelheim
  • R. Vierne: Prelude grave. Kurt Lueders, org. Los Angeles
  • Whitlock: Sonata in C minor - Canzona; Scherzetto. Robert Gower, org. Selby Abbey
  • Boellmann: Suite Op. 27/2. Harold Fabrikant, org. St Peter's Cathedral Adelaide
  • Ritter: Sonata in A Op. 31/4: Ruhig und heiter. Reitze Smits, org. St Maartenskerk, Zaltbommel
  • Handel: Sonata in C HWV578. John O'Donnell, org. Robert Blackwood Hall, Monash University

  • 4th February

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  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Toccata and fugue in D minor, BWV 538, 'Dorian'. Marie-Claire Alain, org.
  • Franck, Cesar: Prelude, Fugue and Variations in B minor, Op.18. Marie-Claire Alain, org.
  • Messiaen, Olivier: Apparition de l'Eglise eternelle. Marie-Claire Alain, org.
  • Gigout, Eugene: Toccata in B minor. Marie-Claire Alain, org.
  • Vierne, Louis: Pieces de Fantasie. Marie-Claire Alain, org.
  • Alain Jehan Litanies Marie Claire Alain org Basilique de Saint Ferjeux a Besancon
  • Alain Jehan Suite pour orgue Marie ClaireAlain organ Basilique de Saint Ferjeux Besancon

  • 28th January

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  • John Woods, NZ National Anthem Martin Setchell, Organ
  • Claude D'Aquin, The Cuckoo Martin Setchell, Organ
  • Camile Saint-Saens, The Swan Martin Setchell, Organ
  • Ronald Watson, Happy Birthday Herr Bach Martin Setchell, Organ
  • Pietro Yon, L'Organo Primitivo Humoresque Martin Setchell, Organ
  • Moewa Kaihau, Akoako O Te Rangi Douglas Mews, Organ
  • Albert Ketelbey, In a Chinese Temple Garden Douglas Mews, Organ
  • Felix Mendelssohn, A Midummers Night's Dream - Wedding March Christchurch Symphony Orchestra, Marc Decis Tadei (conductor), Martin Setchell, Organ
  • William Mathias, Recessional Jane Watts, Organ
  • Dudley Buch, Variations on Star Spangled Banner Jane Watts, Organ
  • Anderson, Leroy (arr. Setchell, Martin): The Syncopated Clock. Martin Setchell, org.
  • Setchell, Martin: Wedding March Extraordinaire. Martin Setchell, org.

  • 21st January

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  • Ives, Grayston: Intrada. David Tagg, org [Christ Church, St Kilda]
  • Wesley, Charles: Prelude and Fugue in A minor. Michael Dudman, org. [St Mary's Church, Balmain]
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Fugue in G, BWV577. Michael Dudman, org. [St Barnabus Church, Broadway]
  • Hollins: Maytime Gavotte [David Tagg, org [Barossa Regional Gallery, Tanunda SA]
  • Dubois, Theodore: Marche Triomphale. Robert Ampt, org. [Sydney Town Hall]
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Organ Sonata Op 65/3 in A: 1 Con moto maestoso. Ernest Bullock, org [Westminster Abbey 1930]
  • Mendelssohn, Felix: Organ Sonata Op 65/3 in A: 2 Andante tranquillo. Michael Dudman, org [Hunter Baillie Presbyterian Church, Annandale NSW]
  • Boely, Alexandre Pierre Francois: Andante con moto. Michael Dudman, org. [St Augustine's Church, Balmain]
  • Durufle, Maurice: Prelude Sur l'Introit de l'Epiphanie, Op.13. Kurt Ison, org [Christ Church St Laurence, Sydney]
  • Elgar, Sir Edward / Lemare, Edwin Pomp and Circumstance March in D, Op.39/1. David Drury, org [Sydney Town Hall]

  • 14th January

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  • Breukhoven: Sound of Music theme; Grieg: Morning. Arjan Breukhoven, org. Heiliggeistkirche, Heidelberg
  • Broderip: Voluntary in F. John Rivers, org. Wesley Church, Box Hill
  • Lefebure-Wely: Offertory in G minor; arr Rawsthorne: Greensleeves. Lewis Plumridge, org. St Peter's Church Box Hill :
  • Burgon: Brideshead Variations (theme & variations); Samuel Wesley: Air in F. Richard Hoy, org. St Andrew's Church Box Hill
  • Rawsthorne: Dance Suite. Joseph Nolan, org. Buckingham Palace Ballroom
  • Faure: Pavane. Jeremy Fletcher, org. New Norcia Abbey, WA

  • 7th January

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  • Swayne Giles Riff Raff Kevin Bowyer Blackburn Cathedral
  • Alkan Charles Valentin No 4 of 11 grands Preludes et 1 Transcription dunMessie de Haendel OP 66 Kevin Bowyer Blackburn Cathedral
  • Brahms, Johannes: Chorale Prelude and Fugue O Traurigkeit, o Herzeleid, for organ solo. Kevin Bowyer, org. Odense Cathedral Denmark
  • Alkan Charles Valentin no 10 of 11 pievces dans le Style Religeuse op 72 Kevin Bowyer Blackburn Cathederal
  • Leidel Wolf Toccata Delectatione op5 non35 Kevin Bowyer Blackburn Cathedraln
  • Saint Saens Danse Macabre Kevin Bowyer de Montfort Hall Leicester
  • Jessel March of the Tin Soldiers Kevin Bowyer Royal Hospital School Chapel Holbrook Suffolk

  • 31st December

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  • Strachey/Blackmore: In PArty Mood. Kevin Bowyer, org [Royal Hospital School, Holbrook]
  • Walton: Music for Children: Puppet Dance & Trumpet Tune. Jeremy Fletcher, org [Abbey Church, New Norcia WA]
  • Godard, Benjamin Louis: Niagara - Grand Galop de Concert. Amy Johansen, org., Robert Ampt, org. {Concert Hall, Sydney Opera House]
  • Williams/Blackmore: The Devil's Galop. Kevin Bowyer, org [De Montford Hall, Leicester]
  • Moszkowski, Moritz: Romance sans Paroles. David Drury, org. [Sydney Town Hall]
  • Marsh, Edward: Toccata;La vallee verte, sur le theme 'Pat le facteur' Op 5/III. Kevin Bowyer, org [De Montford Hall, Leicester]
  • Scotson Clark: Festal March. Peter Jewkes, org [St Stephen's Church, Richmond]
  • Kreisler, Fritz: The Old Refrain. Thomas Murray, org [Woolsey Hall, Yale University]
  • Porter-Brown: Tuba Tune. Stuart Forster, org [Holy Rosary Caathedral, Toledo, Ohio]
  • arr Ogden: Saluting Sinatra - a medley incl: Come fly with me; You make me feel so young; The tender trap; You do something to me). Nigel Ogen, org [Lichfield Cathedral}
  • Alford, Kenneth J.: The Middy. Nigel Ogden, org [Lichfield Cathedral]
  • Strachey: In Party Mood. Phil Kelsall, org [Tower Ballroom, Blackpool]