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

John van Bavel

Peter Wakeley

Simon Colvin


15th October

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  • Bach, Johann Sebastian (arr Murray): Orchestral suite No.2 in B minor, BWV1067: Badinerie. Thomas Murray, org [Melbourne Town Hall]
  • Vaughan Williams, Ralph (arr Lo Muscio): Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis. Marco Lo Muscio, org. [Basilica de Sacro Cuore, Rome]
  • Holst, Gustav (arr Forster): The Planets, Op.32: Jupiter. Stuart Forster, org [First-Plymouth Congregational Church, Lincoln, Nebraska]
  • Strauss Snr (arr Rawsthorne) Radetzky March, Op.228. Kemp English [Dunedin Town Hall]
  • Britten, Benjamin (arr Saunders) Simple Symphony, Op.4: Playful Pizzicato. Benjamin Saunders, org [Leeds Cathedral]
  • Vaughan Williams, Ralph (arr Forster): Five variants of 'Dives and Lazarus'. Stuart Forster, org [First-Plymouth Congregational Church, Lincoln, Nebraska]
  • Delibes, Leo (arr Rawsthorne): Pizzicato from Sylvia. Kemp English, org [Dunedin Town Hall]

  • 8th October

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  • Lloyd: Diversion. David Poulter, org. Coventry Cathedral
  • Mozart: Andante in F KV 616. David Drury, org. St Matthew's Church Albury
  • Stravinsky: La Semaine Grasse. Jean Guillou, org. Tonhalle, Zurich
  • Karg-Elert: Homage to Handel. Conrad Eden, org. Durham Cathedral
  • Sweelinck: Allemanda SwWV 330. Harald Vogel, org. St Marien, Lemgo
  • Johann Strauss: Radetzky March. Wayne Marshall, org. Peterborough Cathedral
  • Pierne: Prelude in E flat. Douglas Lawrence, org. The Scots' Church Melbourne

  • 1st October

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  • Obrecht Jacob Fantasy on Salve Regina Organ in Castle Church Valeria Sion Valais Switzerland
  • Galuppi, Baldassare: Four short pieces. Douglas Lawrence, org.
  • Bonnet Variations de Concert Robert Ampt org Sydney TownHall
  • Bach J S Toccata and Fugue in D minor Jared Jacobsen org Spreckels Organ Balboa Park San Diego California
  • Eberlin Pieces for the Hydraulic organ Hellbrunn Palace Austria
  • Rheinberger Josef First Movement , Fantasia , from organ Sonata 17 b major op181 HaroldmFabrikant org Adelaide Festival Hall
  • Ivanovivi Donauwellen Waltz Mammoth Gavioli Fair Organ
  • Mozart Fugue g moll KV 401 p Theo Flury org and Christian Lambour org Chororgel der stiftskirche Einsiedeln

  • 24th September

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  • Edwin Lemare, When Jonny come marching home Christopher Herrick, Organ
  • Ravel, Maurice: Bolero, arr. Organ. Douglas Lawrence, org., Elizabeth Anderson, org.
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Sinfonia in B minor, BWV249. Daniel Matrone, org., Jerome Simonpoli, oboe .
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian: Sinfonia in C minor, BWV21. Daniel Matrone, org., Jerome Simonpoli, oboe .
  • Antonin Dvorak, Carnival Overtury Thomas Murray, Organ
  • Krebs, J. L.: Fantasia in F minor. Daniel Matrone, org., Jerome Simonpoli, oboe .
  • Albrechtsberger, Johann Georg: Prelude and Fugue for Four Hands. Douglas Lawrence, org., Elizabeth Anderson, org.

  • 17th September

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  • Reger, Max: Introduction and passacaglia in D minor. Robert Ampt, org [Sydney Town Hall]
  • Hollins: Pastorale. Kurt Ison, org [Christ Church St Laurence, Sydney]
  • Flacinelli: Elevation pour le gete de Christ-Roi. Ingrid Sykes, org [Sacre Coeur School, Glen Iris]
  • Schumann, Robert: Four Sketches Op 58/4 - Allegretto. Rhys Boak, org [Hawthorn Presbyterian Church]
  • Handel arr Dupre: Organ Concerto in B flat, Op.4/2. Thomas Trotter, org [St Mary Star-of-the Sea, West Melbourne]
  • Thalben-Ball, Sir George: Tune in E. Edwin Kwong, org. [St Stephen's Church, Richmond]
  • Choveaux: Three Pieces - No 1: March. David Tagg, org [St Mark's Church, Fitzroy]
  • Dupre, Marcel: Prelude & Fugue in B, Op.7/1
  • Elgar arr Martin: Imperial March Op 32. Ben Sheen, org [Memorial Hall, Scotch College, Hawthorn]

  • 10th September

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  • Saint-Saens: Fantasie in E Flat. Annette Goerke, org. Winthrop Hall, University of Western Australia
  • Mozart: Rondo in C (KV 617). Reitze Smits, org. St Maartenskerk, Zaltbommel, Netherlands
  • Langlais: Arabesque. Per-ove Larsson, org. Stockholm City Hall
  • Handel: Organ Concerto No. 2 in B flat. Andrew Blackburn, org. Richmond Uniting Church
  • Franck: Pastorale Op. 19. Jan Jansen, org. Domkerk, Utrecht
  • Chadwick: Marche Ecossaise. Martin Weyer, org. St Joseph's University, Philadelphia
  • Rheinberger: Andantino in G minor Op. 167. Wolfgang Stockmeier, org. St Josef, Osnabruck
  • Karg-Elert: Valse Mignone Op. 142/2. Clive Driskill-Smith, org. Scotch College Memorial Hall, Melbourne

  • 3rd September

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  • Sibelius, Jean: Andante festivo, JS 34a. Kalevi Kiviniemi, org.
  • Dreyfus, George: Festival Music. Joachim Dorfmuller, org.
  • Delibes, Leo: Passepied. Rhys Boak, org.
  • Ginastera, Alberto: Toccata, Carol and Fugue, Op.18. Ferdinand Viani, org.
  • Gluck, Christoph Willibald von: Andante tranquillo. Ingrid Austin, org.
  • Schumann, Robert: Canon in B minor, Op.56/5. William Pierce, org.
  • Grieg, Edvard: Fugues (3) - including Fugue under name GADE. Joachim Dorfmuller, org.
  • Respighi, Ottorino: Three Pieces for Organ. David Rumsey, org.
  • Schoenberg Fugue John Keith orgnKallio Church Helsinki
  • Hill Alfred Valse Triste Calvin Bowman org Melbourne Town Hall
  • Loyd Webber Dedication march Christopher Herrick org Vasteras Cathedral Sweden
  • Berlioz Toccata ArturoSacchetti org Aosta Cathedral Italy

  • 27th August

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  • Eric Coates,Dambusters March Kevin Bowyer (Organ)
  • Elgar, Sir Edward: Pomp and Circumstance
  • Thalben-Ball, Sir George: Elegy, No.2. Sir George Thalben-Ball, org.
  • Soler, Antonio: Concerto No.5 in A for two organs. Peter Hurford, org., Thomas Trotter, org.
  • Durufle, Maurice: Suite for Organ, Op.5 - Toccata
  • Dupre, Marcel: Variations on a Carol, Op.20
  • Koehne, Graeme: To His Servant Bach, God Grants a Final Glimpse: The Morning Star. Robert Ampt, org.
  • Boellmann, Leon: Toccata from Suite Gothique, Op.25 Calvin Bowman, Adelaide Town Hall organ

  • 20th August

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  • Yon: Toccatina. Noel Rawsthorne [Liverpool Cathedral]
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Fantasia in F minor, K.608. Noel Rawsthorne, org [Liverpool Cathedral]
  • Rawsthorne, Noel: Prelude on Londonderry Air. Ryoko Mori, org [Gulangyu Organ Museum, Xiamen, China]
  • Rawsthorne: Dance Suite. Joseph Nolan, org [The Ballroom, Buckingham Palace]
  • Viviani, Giovanni Buonaventura: Sonata No1. Alan Stringer, tpt; Noel Rawsthorne, org [Lady Chapel, Liverpool Cathedral]
  • Rawsthorne: Aria. David Poulter, org [Coventry Cathedral]
  • Whitlock: Fanfare. Noel Rawsthorne, org [Liverpool Cathedral]
  • Rawsthorne: Dance Suite: Line Dance. Kemp English, org [Dunedin Town Hall]