Episode #1544

Visiting Britain

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Sunday, November 08, 2015

pipe organ stops (JMC Photos/flickr)

Pipedreams this week presents a sampler of some of the instruments to be visited during theSpring 2016 Pipedreams Group Tour in northern England and Scotland.

Program playlist:

WILLIAM MATHIAS: Fanfare (1987) –Richard Lea (1967 Walker/Liverpool Metropolitan (RC) Cathedral) Priory 870.

J.S. BACH: Sinfonia to Cantata No. 29 –Ian Tracey (1926 Willis/Liverpool Anglican Cathedral) Priory 6004.

FRANCIS JACKSON: Diversion for the Mixtures –Francis Jackson(1903 Walker/York Minster) EMI Classics 85295.

JOHN SCOTT WHITELEY: Magnificat, fr York Service –York Minster Choir/Philip Moore, director; John Scott Whiteley(1903 Walker/York Minster) Priory 552.

ALBERT LISTER PEACE: Concert Fantasy on Scottish Melodies–Simon Nieminski (1913 Brindley & Foster/Freemasons Hall, Edinburgh) Pro Organo 7240.

JOHANN PACHELBEL: Toccata & Fugue in F –Matthew Owens(1978 Ahrend/Reid Concert Hall, University of Edinburgh) Delphian 34021.

JEAN FRANCAIX: Carmelite Suite –Dame Gillian Weir (1975 Phelps/Hexham Abbey, Northumberland) Priory 752.

PHILIP WILBY: Jubilate Deo –Ripon Cathedral Choir/Kerry Beaumont; Andrew Bryden (1926 Harrison/Ripon Cathedral)Priory 934.

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