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Daniel Moult Bridlington Priory
Transports de Joie  from L'Ascension - Messaien
Jonathan Scott The Albion URC,
Toccata from Suite Gothique - Boëllmann
Oct 20 Cathy Lamb Lichfield Cathedral
Sortie in E flat (part) - Lefébure-Wély
Sep 20 Jonathan Scott Symphony Hall, Birmingham
Flight of the Bubble Bee - Rimsky-Korsakov arr Scott
Paul Carr Holy Trinity, WordsleyAllegro from Trio Sonata no.5 - J S Bach
Jennifer Pascual
Lynn Trapp
St Patrick's Cathedral,
New York, USA
Stars and Stripes for Ever - Sousa arr E & R Chenault
Jun 20 Hans-André Stamm Sankt Stephanus, Leverkusen-Hitdorf, GermanyThe Queen's Procession - Oliphant Chuckerbutty
May 20 Adrian Gunning Notre Dame d'Auteuil, Paris
L'Orgue Mystique no.16 for Trinity Sunday - Tournemire
Apr 20
Jonathan Scott
Huddersfield Town Hall
Jupiter from The Planets - Holst arr J Scott
Mar 20 Stephen Moore
Toccata on Aberystwyth - David Bednall
Jonathan Holmes St Mary's, Ewell
Concert Fantasia on a Welsh March (Men of Harlech) - W T Best
Jonathan Scott St David's Hall, Cardiff"Gigue" Fugue in G (BWV 577) - J S Bach
Dec 19 Calvert Johnson St Mary Rotherhithe, LondonVoluntary in D - William Croft
March in D - John Marsh
Egbert Minnema Columnakerk, Groningen, NetherlandsPartita on Psalm 140 - ??
Laurence Caldecott Stoke MinsterTrumpet Tune in D - David Johnson
Jonathan Scott
Victoria Hall, HanleyScherzo-Toccatina: Will o'the Wisp - Nevin
Aug 19 Matt Haynes St James the Greater, LeicesterImperial March - Elgar
Jul 19 Jonathan Scott St Mary the Virgin, Bury, Lancashire
Overture: Die Fledermaus - J Strauss II, arr Jonathan Scott
Jun 19 Adrian Partington Peterborough CathedralFantasia & Fugue in C - Merkel
May 19 Arturo Barba Sevillano Parraoquia de Satanta Quiteria, Albacete, SpainVoluntary op6 no2 - John Stanley
Apr 19 Andrew Newberry Peterborough CathedralToccata - Jongen (1979 recording)
Mateusz Rzewuski Dunblane CathedralPrelude & Fugue in E minor (BWV 548)
Nathan Laube King's College, CambridgeIntroduction, Passacaglia & Fugue - Healey Willan
Jonathan Scott Ellesmere College, Shropshire
Final from Symphony no.1 - Vierne
Thomas Trotter St Laurence, Ludlow
Various (extracts from a Regent Records DVD, A Shropshire Idyll)
Nov 18 David Geoffrey Thomas Toccata Giocosa - Mathias

St Wilfrid's, YorkBell-ringing
David Norman St Helen's Stonegate, YorkPastorale in F - Ernest A Dicks
John Scott Whiteley Prelude on "York" (from 16 Hymn Preludes) - Charles Wood
York Minster Choir, Robert Sharpe
Praise the Lord, O my soul - S S Wesley
Francis Jackson Prelude & Fugue in G (BWV 541) - Bach  [1966 recording]
May 18 Francis Jackson York MinsterFanfare - Francis Jackson [1952 recording]
Apr 18 Maximillian Elliott Central Methodist Church, YorkArietta - Francis Jackson
Mar 18 Guildford Cathedral Choir, Barry Rose Guildford CathedralThere is no rose of such virtue - John Joubert
Feb 18 Mahan Esfahani St John's College Chapel, Oxford(Basic) Demonstration of some of the organ stops
Diane Bish Blenheim PalaceToccata - Michelle LeClerc
Richard Gowers
Eton College School Chapel
Toccata & Fugue - Patrick Gowers (Richard's grandfather)
Clive Driskell-Smith Eton College School HallFugue on a theme by Corelli (BWV 579) - Bach (excerpt)
Duncan Middleton Notre Dame de France, LondonImprovisation on Jubilate Deo (using Pedal Divide)
Henry Fairs Elgar Concert Hall,
Univeristy of Birmingham
Fantasia & Fugue in C minor - CPE Bach,
Wachet auf (BWV 645) - JS Bach, Versus - Danksagmüller, etc
Aug 17 St Mary's Cathedral Choir,
Timothy Byram-Wigfield
St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, EdinburghO clap your hands - Orlando Gibbons
John Riley St Stephen's StockbridgePaean (improvisation in a Romantic English style) - John Riley
Jun 17 Andrew Dewar St Giles' Cathedral, EdinburghPrelude & Fugue in F minor, op35 no.5 arr Bossert  - Mendelssohn
May 17 David Goodenough St Cuthbert's, EdinburghFinal from Synphony no.1 - Vierne
Richard McVeigh Salisbury CathedralChoral no.2 in B minor - Vierne
Christophe Gauthier Church of the Immaculate Conception, Montreal
Prelude in E flat (BWV 552) - Bach
Feb 17 David Bertie (trpt)
Christopher Tambling (org)
Downside Abbey Trumpet Variations, arr Christopher Tambling
Peter King Bath Abbey Various, excerpts from a Regent Records DVD
Dec 16 Mark Pace Knoxville, USA 'Walking in the Air' from The Snowman - Blake arr Robert Gower
John Keys Albert Hall, Nottingham Tuba Tune - Norman Cocker
Richard Lea
Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral Mohrentanz & Rigaudon - Susato / Purcell
Christopher Herrick Royal Albert Hall, London Concert Fantasia, op.91 - Lemare
Simon Gregory St Mary's, Ewell Carillon de Westminster - Louis Vierne
David Dunnett Norwich Cathedral Live Wire - Iain Farrington (excerpt)
Jun 16 Ben Bloor New College Chapel, Oxford Thema mit Varieties - Hendrik Andriessen
May 16 Anne Page St George, Colegate, Norwich Concerto no.1 in D - John Stanley
Apr 16 unknown Old Meeting House, Norwich Chorale prelude: Nun komm', der Heiden Heiland (BWV 659) - Bach
Mar 16 Kevin Bowyer Royal Hospital School Chapel, Holbrook March: The Dam Busters - Eric Coates
Feb 16 David Ponsford Dinmore Manor Chapel, Herefordshire Cornet Voluntary - William Walond
Jan 16 Wymondham Abbey Choir Wymondham Abbey Magnificat - Dyson in D
Dec 15 Anna Jeter St Edmundsbury Cathedral Trumpet Tune - David Johnson
Nov 15 Anne Page St Helen Bishopgate, Norwich Voluntary VI - John Marsh
Oct 15 Graham Barber St Peter Mancroft, Norwich Capriccio in D - Böhm

Sep 15 Thomas Heywood St Peter's Cathedral, Adelaide Pomp & Circumstance March no.1 in D - Elgar arr Lemare

Aug 15 Andrew Arthur Marylebone Parish Church Fantasia super Komm Heilger Geist - J S Bach

July 15 David Baskeyfield Birmingham Town Hall Concert Variations on The Star Spangled Banner - Dudley Buck

Jun 15 Martin Stacey Westminster Central Hall Yorokobi (pièce joyeuse) - Lionel Rogg

May 15

Dame Gillian Weir

Hexham Abbey

Sonata 1 in C - Franz Xaver Schnizer

Apr 15

George Thalben-Ball

Alexandra Palace, London (1931)

Ride of the Valkyries - Wagner arr Lemare

Mar 15

Durham Cathedral Choir

Durham Cathedral

Te Deum in B flat - Stanford

Feb 15

Cheung Gaz

Immanuel College, Adelaide

Toccata in G - Dubois

Jan 15

Malcolm Sim

Glasgow Cathedral

Overture: Music for the Royal Fireworks - Handel

Dec 14

James Lancelot

Durham Cathedral

Litanies (excerpt) - Jehan Alain

Nov 14

Choir of Hatfield College

Hatfield College, Durham

Magnificat from Short Service - Orlando Gibbons

Oct 14

Christopher Maxim

St Mary-le-Bow, Cheapside, London

Processional - Christopher Maxim

Sep 14

James Longden

Beverley Minister

Hymne d'actions de grâces (Te Deum) - Jean Langlais

Aug 14

Graham Barber

St Peter  Mancroft, Norwich

Capriccio in D - Böhm

Jul 14

Richard Shireby

St Andrew's, Kelby, Lincs.

Opening Voluntary - Caleb Simper

Jun 14

James Luxton
Thomas Keogh

Alexandra Palace, London

Blaze Away - "Abe" Holzmann (with some strange techniques!)

May 14

Benjamin Nicholas

Merton College, Oxford

Various excerpts from a newly released Delphian CD

Apr 14

Robin Walker

St George's, Hanover Square

Chorale Fantasia on "Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland" - Bruhns

Mar 14

Alex Goulder

St Mary's, Saffron Walden

Toccata from Symphony 5 - Widor

Feb 14

Thomas Heywood

St Martin's, Worcester

Salut d'amour - Elgar

Jan 14

Jonathan Hope

Southwark Cathedral

Organ Sonata no.1 (1st movt) - Elgar
(A pity that the recording picks up console noises better than the sound of the organ)

Dec 13

Peter Dyke

Hereford Cathedral

Excerpt from "Enigma" Variations - Elgar (click "Listen to sample" after linked page has loaded)

Nov 13

Marco Lo Muscio

Exeter College, Oxford

New Litanies - Marco Lo Muscio

Oct 13

Angelo Castaldo

Vor Frue Kirke, Odense, Denmark

Prelude & Fugue in A minor (BWV 543) - Bach

Sept 13

Llandaff Cathedral Choir

Llandaff Cathedral, Cardiff

Ye choirs of new Jerusalem - Stanford (excerpt)

Aug 13

Timothy Hill

St Martin, Cardiff

Improvisation: Easter Vigil Strepitus

July 13

Guy Whatley

St German, Cardiff

Les Enfants de Dieu - Messiaen

June 13

Aled Liddington

St Mary's, Usk

War March of the Priests - Mendelssohn

May 13

John Keys

St Mary's, Brighton

La bataille de Bergen - CPE Bach

Apr 13

Riccardo Bonci

St Barnabas, Dulwich

Prelude, Fugue and Chaconne, BuxWV137 - Buxtehude

Mar 13

Helga Schauerte

L'église évangélique Allemande de Paris

Carillon - Boëllmann

Feb 13

Margaret Phillips


Brief excerpts from Bach: complete organ works (Regent)

Jan 13

Stanislav Surin

Tewkesbury Abbey

Postlude from Glagolitic Mass - Janacek

Dec 12

Carlton Etherington

Tewkesbury Abbey

Toccata de la Liberation - Leonce de Saint-Martin

Nov 12

Nigel Allcoat

Worcester Cathedral


Oct 12

St Swithun's, Worcester


Sep 12

Thomas Heywood

Doncaster Minster

Hungarian Dance no.5 - Brahms
(unfortunately not the best recording quality!)

Aug 12

Jonathan Scott

Rochdale Town Hall

Overture: Tannhauser - Wagner (arr Lemare)

Jul 12

Graham Blyth

Lincoln's Inn Chapel, Holborn, London

Fantasie in A - Franck

Jun 12

Ian Tracey

St George's Hall, Liverpool

Coronation March: Crown Imperial - Walton

May 12

Katja Sager

St Peter & St Paul, Zurich

Pièce d'Orgue (BWV 572) - Bach

Apr 12

Dick Koomans

St Columba's Episcopal, Washington DC

from Partita: Sei gegrüsset, BWV 768 - Bach

Mar 12

Felix Hell

Trinity, New York, USA

Adagio for Strings - Barber, arr Strickland

Feb 12

Norman Johnston
(at age 90)

St John's, Darlinghurst, Sydney

Toccata from Suite Gothique - Boellmann

Jan 12

Margaret Phillips

Oakham School Chapel

Chaconne in F minor - Pachelbel (click on arrow for "Extract One")
Unfortunately, not the best quality audio transfer!

Dec 11

Douglas Major

Washington (DC) Cathedral

Choral-Improvisation on In Dulci Jubilo - Karg-Elert

Nov 11

Rhys Boak

Gulangyu International Organ Museum, Xiamen, China
(ex Cradley Heath Methodist)

Carillon Sortie - Henri Mulet

Oct 11

Siegrfried Franke

St Paul's Cathedral, Melbourne

Toccatina for the Flute - Pietro Yon

Sept 11

Graham Barber

St Bartholomew, Armley

Audio previews of a Priory CD of Rheinberger sonatas (try Track 5)

Aug 11

David Murray

Leeds Parish Church

Berceuse (extraite des 24 pièces en style libre) - Vierne

July 11

Cameron Carpenter

Trinity, New York, USA

Stars and Stripes Forever - Sousa

June 11

Kevin Bowyer

St Mary Redcliffe

Toccata in D minor, "Dorian", (BWV 538a) - Bach

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