Recital programme: ‘Prelude to Christmas’, Tuesday 1st December

The next lunchtime recital, on a Christmas theme, will be given by Hon. Borough Organist Ian Ray at 1pm on Tuesday 1st December 2015. Entry is free, and there will be a retiring collection for the Mayor’s Charities.

Programme:

Noël: ‘Une Vierge pucelle’ – Nicholas le Bègue (1630-1702)

Fantasia on ‘In Dulci Jubilo’ BWV729 – J. S. Bach (1685-1750)

Noël: ‘Or, dites-nous Marie’ – Charles Chauvet (1837-1871)

Rhapsodie sur des Noëls – ‘Eugène Gigout (1844-1925)

La Nativité – Jean Langlais (1907-1991)

A Christmas Scherzo – June Nixon (b. 1942)

Improvisation on ‘I wonder as I wander’ – Ian Ray (b. 1946)

Prelude on ‘God rest you merry, gentlemen’ – John Rutter (b. 1945)– Nicholas le Bègue (1630-1702)

Fantasia on ‘In Dulci Jubilo’ BWV729 – J. S. Bach (1685-1750)

Noël: ‘Or, dites-nous Marie’ – Charles Chauvet (1837-1871)

Rhapsodie sur des Noëls – ‘Eugène Gigout (1844-1925)

La Nativité – Jean Langlais (1907-1991)

A Christmas Scherzo – June Nixon (b. 1942)

Improvisation on ‘I wonder as I wander’ – Ian Ray (b. 1946)

Prelude on ‘God rest you merry, gentlemen’ – John Rutter (b. 1945)