Grace Church in New York

04.27.13| Saturday, 4:00 p.m. Saturday Organ Meditation

New York City

Guest Artist Today - Dr. Barry Rose, OBE A Special Weekend celebrating the The Inauguration of The Bicentennial Organ, Opus 65 built by Taylor and Boody Organbuilders PROGRAM: FOUR CENTURIES IN FORTY-FIVE MINUTES Toccata in E minor…….Johann Pachelbel (1653-1706) Ciacona in E minor…….Dieterich Buxtehude (c.1638-1707) Largo, Allegro, Air, and 2 Variations…….Michael Christian Festing (1705-52) …..arranged by George Thalben Ball (1896-1987) …..(George Thalben Ball was organist and choirmaster of London’s Temple Church for 59 years) Andante in G…….Charles Macpherson (1870-1927) …..(written to be played at the funeral of Sir Hubert Parry in St. Paul’s Cathedral, London, October 16th, 1918) Intrada, (homage to Elgar, Stanford & Parry) …….Grayston Ives (b.1948) …..(written for Barry Rose to play on the organ of St. Paul’s Cathedral for the ceremonial entry of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, June, 1977) a) Water…….Alan Ridout (1934-96) b) Air c) God the Holy Spirit …..(written for Barry Rose and the organ of St. Albans Abbey, to celebrate the visit of Her Royal Highness Diana, Princess of Wales, October, 1989) A Trumpet Minuet (1929)…….Alfred Hollins (1865-1942) Allegro in F sharp minor (1863)…….Alexandre Guilmant (1837-1911) Sortie in e flat (1867)…….Louis James Alfred Lefébure-Wely (1817-69)


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Broadway at 10th Street, Manhattan Subway: Union Square/Astor Place