St. Bartholomew's, Armley, LS12 1SR

Really Friendly Organ Concerts, 2023,

on the famous Schulze Organ


 

 

 



August Bank Holiday Monday, 28th August

Graham Barber

Admission free, retiring collection

Light refreshments from 10.30

Programme:

 Max Reger (1873 – 1916)
Toccata and Fugue in D major, Op. 69, Nos. 6 and 7

 Alexandre Guilmant (1837 – 1911
Prayer and Cradle Song, Op.26

 Josef Rheinberger (1839 – 1901)
Sonata No.9 in B flat Minor, Op. 142
  I. Prelude II. Romance III. Fantasy and Fugue

 Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873 – 1943), arr. GB
 Vocalise Op.34, No.14

 César Franck (1822 – 1890)
Final, Op. 21

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Earlier this year:

Monday 29th May, 2023, Graham Barber plays
Tunes Made in Yorkshire’

Programme:

Hull
Grand Choeur No. 1, in G minor (1895) Alfred Hollins (1865 – 1942)


Huddersfield

Scherzo in A flat (1906) Edward Cuthbert Bairstow (1874 – 1946)


MALTON
Cantilena, Op.159 (2009) Francis Jackson (1917 – 2022)


NORTHALLERTON

Malcolm Riley (b. 1960) Prologo e Toccatina (2007)


SLAITHEWAITE:

St.James’s Park in Spring (from Suite “London Cameos”) (1952)

Haydn Wood (1882 – 1959), arr. Graham Barber


PONTEFRACT

ARC (2022): Bravura; Inventions: 1 (Manuals only); 2: Trio;
3: Reflection; 4: Canto; 5: Finale; Bravura (2022)
Philip Wilby (b. 1949)


BRIGHOUSE

(i) Pavan and (ii) Reveille (from Three Pieces, 1990)

Philip Marshall (1921 – 2005)


YORKSHIRE POT-POURRI

(Various well-known themes) with thanks to Johnny Pearson,

Tony Hatch, Alexandra Harwood, Ronnie Hazelhurst

and Noel Rawsthorne.


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Coronation Bank Monday, 8th May, Christopher Newton

A Tour of the British Isles

Programme:

Wales
Toccata Giocosa William Mathias (1934 – 1992)
Two Organ Preludes on Welsh Folksongs:
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1872 - 1958)
Romanza 'The White Rock'
Toccata 'St David's Day'

Northern Ireland
Londonderry Air arr Henry Coleman (1888 - 1965)

Isle of Man
Prelude: The Manx Fishermen's Hymn Frank Woolley
Hop tu Naa Gareth Moore

England
English Spring Martin How (1931 – 2022)
A Trumpet Minuet Alfred Hollins (1865 - 1942)

Scotland
Skye Boat Song David Liddle (b.1960)
Farewell to Stromness Peter Maxwell Davies (1934 – 2016)
Overture - Land of the Mountain and the Flood
Hamish MacCunn (1868 – 1916)

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May Bank Holiday, 1st May Graham Barber

P
rogramme:

Haydn Wood (1882 – 1959) arr. Graham Barber
Homage March (1935)

Alfred Hollins (1865 – 1942) Maytime (Gavotte)

William Spark (1823 – 1897) Allegretto (May Day 1885)

Vivian Ellis (1903 – 1996), arr. George Blackmore
Coronation Scot (1936/7)

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Easter Monday 10th April Graham Barber

Programme:

Sigfrid Karg-Elert (1877 – 1933)
Der Hölle Pforten sind zerstört (‘The gates of Hell are destroyed’), Op.75, No.3

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 – 1750)
Chorale: O Lamm Gottes, unschuldig, BWV 618

Kenneth Leighton (1929 – 1988)
Et Resurrexit (Theme, Fantasy and Fugue)

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 – 1750)
Chorale: O Lamm Gottes, unschuldig, BWV 656

Naji Hakim (b. 1955)
Vexilla Regis Prodeunt (1994)

C. Hubert H. Parry (1848 – 1918)
Chorale Prelude on “Rockingham”

Marcel Dupré (1886 – 1971)
From Symphonie-Passion, Op.23, IV. Résurrection

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