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<h6><b>Jonathan Scott Lunchtime Organ Series</b></h6>
The Organ At The Opera
Jonathan Scott Lunchtime Organ Series
The Organ At The Opera
Mozart (arr. Scott) Overture to The Marriage of Figaro | Wagner (arr. Lemare) Liebestod from Tristan & Isolde | Verdi (arr. Lemare) Grand March from Aïda | Massenet (arr. Scott) Méditation from Thaïs | Lemare Fantasia on themes from Bizet's Carmen | Delibes (arr. Scott) Flower Duet from Lakmé | Wagner (arr. Lemare) Ride of the Valkyries


The grandeur of the pipe organ has inspired many brilliant re-workings of great operatic music and Jonathan Scott takes us on a whirlwind tour with music ranging from extrovert Bizet to tragic Wagner.

Wed May 7 2014 1:10PM The Bridgewater Hall


<h6><b>Jonathan Scott Lunchtime Organ Series</b></h6>
French Fireworks
Jonathan Scott Lunchtime Organ Series
French Fireworks
Bonnet Etude de Concert Op.7 | Saint-Saëns (arr. Lemare) Danse Macabre Op.40 | Guilmant Finale from Organ Sonata No.1 Op.42 | Eric Satie Gymnopédie No.1 | Dubois Fiat Lux | Duruflé Prélude et Fugue sur le nom d'Alain Op.7 | Debussy (arr. Scott) La fille auz Cheveux de lin | Saint-Saëns (arr. Scott) Finale from Organ Symphony Op.78


Sparks will fly as The Bridgewater Hall's Marcussen organ is put through its paces in this thrilling programme of brilliant French classics; culminating in Jonathan Scott's virtuosic transcription of the famous 'Finale' from Saint-Saens' Organ Symphony.

Wed May 28 2014 1:10PM The Bridgewater Hall