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<h6><b>Toccata!</b></h6>
Jonathan Scott Lunchtime Organ Series
Toccata!
Jonathan Scott Lunchtime Organ Series
Gigout Toccata in b minor (Dix Pièces) | JS Bach Toccata, Adagio & Fugue (BWV 564) | Duruflé Toccata (Suite Op.5) | Mulet Noël & Tu es petra (Esquisses Byzantines) | Nevin Will O’ the Wisp | Vierne Toccata (24 Pièces de fantaisie) | Yon Toccatina for Flutes | Widor Adagio & Toccata (Symphony No.5 Op.42)


Associate Artist Jonathan Scott returns to present 3 unmissable lunchtime concerts which demonstrate the spectacular sound of The Bridgewater Hall’s magnificent Marcussen concert organ in a variety of masterpieces which will appeal to all tastes.

Thursday 24 March 2016 1:10 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>The Operatic Organ</b></h6>
Jonathan Scott Lunchtime Organ Series
The Operatic Organ
Jonathan Scott Lunchtime Organ Series
Strauss II Die Fledermaus Overture | Offenbach Barcarolle (The Tales of Hoffmann) | Tchaikovsky Polonaise (Eugene Onegin Op.24) | Saint-Saëns Mon coeur s'ouvre à ta voix (Samson et Dalilah Op.47) | Smetana Dance of the Comedians (The Bartered Bride) | Verdi ‘Va, pensiero’ Chorus of The Hebrew Slaves (Nabucco) | Saint-Saëns Bacchanale (Samson et Dalilah Op.47) | Mascagni Intermezzo (Cavalleria Rusticana) | Jonathan Scott Carmen Fantasy


Associate Artist Jonathan Scott returns to present 3 unmissable lunchtime concerts which demonstrate the spectacular sound of The Bridgewater Hall’s magnificent Marcussen concert organ in a variety of masterpieces which will appeal to all tastes.

Monday 25 April 2016 1:10 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Wayne Marshall: Organ Rhapsody!</b></h6>
International Concert Series
Wayne Marshall: Organ Rhapsody!
International Concert Series
Marshall Jazz lntrada | Bernstein arr. Marshall Overture, ‘Wonderful Town’ | Dupré Prelude and Fugue in B | Bovet Sarasota from Trois Preludes Hambourgeois | Improvisation on themes from Bernstein’s ‘West Side Story’ | Gershwin ‘I got rhythm’ & Summertime | Improvisation on Bohemian Rhapsody

In this lively organ ‘pops’ recital, Marshall shows the full breadth of his skills, as he recaptures the verve of the golden age of jazz and the American songbook, alongside repertoire strongly influenced by that style.

Tuesday 17 May 2016 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Organ Showstoppers</b></h6>
Jonathan Scott Lunchtime Organ Series
Organ Showstoppers
Jonathan Scott Lunchtime Organ Series
Berlioz Hungarian March (The Damnation of Faust) | Handel Allegro (Concerto “The Cuckoo and the Nightingale” HWV 295) | Elgar Pomp & Circumstance March No.4 Op.39 | Bossi Scherzo in g minor Op.49 No.2 | Widor Allegro (Symphony No.6 Op.42 No.2) | Coates The Dambusters March | Mulet Carillon-Sortie | Schubert Ave Maria Op.52 No.6 | Saint-Saëns Finale (“Organ” Symphony Op.78)


Associate Artist Jonathan Scott returns to present 3 unmissable lunchtime concerts which demonstrate the spectacular sound of The Bridgewater Hall’s magnificent Marcussen concert organ in a variety of masterpieces which will appeal to all tastes.

Wednesday 01 June 2016 1:10 PM The Bridgewater Hall