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Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments

At the Sydney Town Hall

…resident musician Robert Ampt introduces us to the most famous historic organ in the southern hemisphere.

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Audio 1732 Hour 2 59:00 Min

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Music played in the program

Hour 1

JOSEPH BONNET:  Concert Variations, Op. 1.  SIGFRID KARG-ELERT:  O welt, ich muss dich lassen, Op. 65, no. 22.  JOHANN HUMMEL:  Prelude & Fugue in c  –Robert Ampt (1890 Hill/Sydney Town Hall) Priory 6012

WILLIAM LOVELOCK:  Sinfonia Concertante for Organ and Orchestra –Sydney Symphony Orchestra/Patrick Thomas, conductor; Robert Boughen (1890 Hill/Sydney Town Hall) ABC Classics 442 365

Hour 2

LEO SOWERBY:  A Joyous March –Willibald Guggenmos (1890 Hill/Sydney Town Hall) Motette 12591

PERCY WHITLOCK:  Canzona, fr Sonata in c.  ALFRED HOLLINS:  A Trumpet Minuet –David Drury (Sydney Town Hall) ABC Classics 438 881

JEAN LANGLAIS:  Concerto No. 3 for Organ, Strings and Timpani (Réaction) -- Sydney Symphony Orchestra/Patrick Thomas, conductor; Michael Dudman (1890 Hill/Sydney Town Hall) ABC Classics 442 365

GEORGE THALBEN-BALL:  Poeme & Toccata Beorma –Jane Watts (1891 Hill/Sydney Town Hall) Priory 515

A special Pipedreams 35th Anniversary Tour will visit Los Angeles, Melbourne and Sydney (October 30-November 13, 2017), and you’re invited to join us during the spring season ‘down under’.  Information at www.pipedreams.org/autumntour

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