On Saturday 15 September Stephen Moore (Director of Music) and David Geoffrey Thomas (Organist) will give a recital of popular organ music at Llandaff Cathedral in aid of the Cathedral Choir’s 2019 tour to Sweden.
The concert, beginning at 7.00pm, will include works by Bach, Guilmant, Vaughan Williams, Vierne and Widor played on the 2010/13 Nicholson Organ.
Members of the audience have also been invited, if they wished, to request a specific piece of music to be played. We were inundated with requests and the results are printed below within the full programme for the recital.
Admission to the concert will be FREE with a retiring collection. There will also be celebratory refreshments served by the Cathedral Choir Association.
The Proposed PROGRAMME is as follows
Alexandre Guilmant – March on a theme by Handel
J S Bach – Toccata & Fugue in D minor, BWV 565
David Johnson – Trumpet Tune in E-flat
REQUEST Michael Festing – Lardgo, Aria & Variations
Ralph Vaughan Williams – Rhosymedre
Edward Elgar – Imperial March, Op.32
REQUEST Edward Elgar – Chanson de Matin
William Walton – Crown Imperial
Percy Whitlock – Folk Tune
Louis Vierne – Carillon de Westminster
REQUEST Olivier Messiaen – Dieu Parmi Nous
J S Bach – Air from Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D
REQUEST William Mathias – Processional
Charles-Marie Widor – Toccata from Symphonie V, Op.42