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<h6><b>British Inspiration</b></h6>
Jonathan Scott Spring Lunchtime Organ Recitals
British Inspiration
Jonathan Scott Spring Lunchtime Organ Recitals
Karl Jenkins Palladio | Jules Grison Toccata in F | Walton Spitfire Prelude | Jonathan Scott Peterloo 1819 (Premiere performance) | Vierne Carillon de Westminster Op.54 No.6 | Hollins Grand Choeur No.1 | Elgar (arr. Brewer) Chanson de Matin Op.15 No.2 | Holst (arr. Wills) Jupiter from The Planets Op.32


Associate Artist Jonathan Scott returns for a new season of his ever popular lunchtime organ concerts.

Wednesday 04 March 2015 1:10 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>The Orchestral Organ</b></h6>
Jonathan Scott Spring Lunchtime Organ Recitals
The Orchestral Organ
Jonathan Scott Spring Lunchtime Organ Recitals
von Suppé (arr. Scott) Light Cavalry Overture | Vivaldi (arr. Scott) Summer (from The Four Seasons) Op.8, RV 315 i. Allegro non molto; ii. Adagio e piano – Presto e forte; iii. Presto | Mussorgsky (arr. Scott) Night on a Bare Mountain | Barber (arr. Strickland) Adagio for Strings Op.11 | Tchaikovsky (arr. Scott) ‘1812’ Overture Op.49


Epic orchestral masterpieces as you’ve never heard them before!

Wednesday 08 April 2015 1:10 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Dancing Feet</b></h6>
Jonathan Scott Spring Lunchtime Organ Recitals
Dancing Feet
Jonathan Scott Spring Lunchtime Organ Recitals
Dvorák (arr. Scott) Slavonic Dance in G minor Op.46 No.8 | JS Bach Prelude & Fugue in D Major BWV 532 | Thalben-Ball Variations on a Theme by Paganini for Pedals | Bossi Étude Symphonique Op.78 | Tchaikovsky (arr. Scott) Rose Adagio from Sleeping Beauty Op.66 | Dupré Prelude & Fugue in G minor Op.7 No.3 | Saint-Saëns (arr. Guilmant) The Swan from The Carnival of the Animals | Prokofiev (arr. Guillou) Toccata Op.11


Fancy footwork is in the spotlight, as Jonathan Scott performs music from the world of ballet and dance, as well as organ works which feature some of the world’s most hair-raisingly virtuosic pedal parts!

Tuesday 19 May 2015 1:10 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Wayne Marshall, organ</b></h6>
International Concert Series
Wayne Marshall, organ
International Concert Series
Matthew Hamilton conductor | Manchester Chamber Choir | cello, baritone and soprano soloists tba


Dupré Prelude and Fugue in A-flat; Symphony No.2 in C-sharp; Four motets | Duruflé Prelude and Fugue on ‘Alain’; Requiem

The mercurial and hugely talented organist Wayne Marshall returns to perform and accompany works by two 20th century masters of the French tradition.

Saturday 23 May 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall