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March 2017



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1 Wed


2 Thu

1.10 - 1.40pm St Andrew's Cathedral


$5 entry


3 Fri


4 Sat


5 Sun


6 Mon


7 Tue


8 Wed


9 Thu

1.10 - 1.40pm St Andrew's Cathedral


$5 entry


10 Fri


11 Sat

6.00pm - 7.00pm Fine Music FM Organ Music Society Radio Program 102.5MHz Program details

 


12 Sun

CANCELLED

(Amy Johansen has sprained her ankle and is unable to play this Sunday)

3.30pm - Great Hall, Sydney University
(free admission, carillon recital at 2pm)

Amy Johansen, University Organist Celebrating Bach


13 Mon


14 Tue


15 Wed


16 Thu

1.10 - 1.40pm St Andrew's Cathedral


$5 entry

 


17 Fri


18 Sat


19 Sun

2 - 3pm  Christ Church St Laurence, Sydney

Organ Recital Series on 3rd Sundays


David Drury (St Paul's College, University of Sydney)

Frank Bridge​(1879-1941) - Allegro marziale e ben marcato

Christopher Dearnley​(1930-2000) - Dominus Regit Me

Arthur Foote​(1853-1937) - Cantilena in G​

J.S. Bach​(1685-1750) - An Wasserflussen Babylon BWV 653
                                 Herzlich thut mich verlangen​ BWV727
​​​                            ​​O Lamm Gottes unschuldig​ BWV656a

David Drury (1961-) - Improvisation​

Charles Marie Widor​(1844-1937) - Méditation (from Symphonie Nr. 1)

Louis Vierne (1870-1937) - Choral (from Symphonie Nr. II)


Enquiries: 0430 372 990
Entry by donation


4pm - Big Schoolroom, Sydney Grammar School, corner College & Stanley St, Darlinghurst


Admission: Free

Parking: will be available in the middle playground, entry from Stanley St.


Programme:


Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750) -

Prelude and fugue in C major BWV 531

Three settings of Nun komm' der Heiden Heiland (18 Leipzig Chorales)
a 2 Clav. e Pedale BWV 659
a due Bassi e Canto fermo BWV660
in Organo Pleno, Canto fermo in Pedale BWV661

Sinfonia (Arioso) from Cantata BWV 156
Guest artist: Eamonn Murphy (flute)

Partita on the chorale: Partita "Ach soll ich Sünder machen" BWV 770

Johannes Brahms (1833 –1897)
Chorale prelude: Herzlich tut mich verlangen Op. 122 #10
In memoriam David Rumsey

Johann Sebastian Bach
Fantasia and fugue in g minor BWV 542

 

 

4pm St Mary's Cathedral

Michael Butterfield (St Mary's Cathedral)

Donation

 

2.00pm - Marrickville Town Hall

Bill Schumacher & Debbie Fitzsummons

Featuring music of the Stage & Screen Stars

Be swept away on a musical journey…..from Charlie Chaplin's "Smile" through the Great American Song Book, Monti's "Czardas" to ABBA, Jerome Kern's "The Way You Look Tonight" to the "Jalousie" tango, music from the "Muppet Movie" to Disney's "When You Wish Upon A Star"…..and beyond!

Tickets : Members $25; Non Member Pensioner/Seniors Card $30
Non-Members $35;
Students Free (on confirmation of student status)
Family: including 2 Adults and 1 or more children $65

Further details and bookings:  TOSA (NSW)

Bill and Debbie are the driving force behind TOSA Gold Coast. Together they organize and play regular concerts there, with Debbie as President and Bill as Secretary & Patron. Bill is the proud owner of a George Wright GW-319 Allen Theatre Organ as well as a Yamaha Grand Piano. Bill and Debbie are also supporters of TOSA QLD, and perform in concert on their Christie Cinema Pipe Organ.

Bill Schumacher was one of the first members of TOSA NSW and has performed interstate concerts in Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth. During several visits to the USA, Bill played a recital for the Puget Sound Chapter of the American Theatre Organ Society, and has been guest artist at the Pizza and Pipes Restaurant in Seattle. Bill considers himself fortunate to have visited and played some major US theatre pipe organ installations including the Seattle Paramount and Portland Paramount's San Gabriel Civic Auditorium, the Kern Residence, Detroit Fox and Portland and Denver's Organ Grinder Restaurants.

Debbie Fitzsummons has a wealth of experience in all areas of entertainment. Australian champion organist at the age of 15, she was a concert organist & released a solo album at age 19. At 14yrs of age was the youngest organist to then be invited to play The Christie cinema organ in Brisbane. Debbie's musical career has been wide and varied, and she has been fortunate to be Musical Director and play for many great Australian and International performers such as The Four Kinsmen (including their USA and Las Vegas tours), Wickety Wak, Simon Gallaher, Debra Byrne, Julie Anthony, Max Bygraves, Phyllis Diller, Joe Longthorne, Judy Stone, Johnny Tillotson, Rolf Harris, Kerri-Ann Kennerley & Gina Jefferies to name a few.

Together, Bill and Debbie have performed Theatre Pipe Organ and Piano concerts in Sydney, Perth & Brisbane as well as the Gold Coast.


20 Mon


21 Tue

St Paul's Anglican Church

205-207 Burwood Road, Burwood

Lunchtime Recitals

2017  

1.15pm-1.45pm

Kurt Ison - Organ

 

Music of JS Bach to celebrate his birthday today.

From other trios
BWV754 Trio- Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier (3mins, 10 secs)

Transcriptions
Air on the G string BWV1068 (4mins)

Sinfonia from Cantata BWV106 'Actus Tragicus' 2mins, 30secs

From the Clavierübung Part III
BWV684 Christ unser Herr, zum Jordan kam (4mins, 10 secs)

BWV679 Dies sind die heil'gen zehn Gebot (5mins, 15secs)

From the Free works for organ
Prelude and Fugue in A Major BWV536 (7mins, 3secs)

 

Entry by donation

Light refreshments will follow in the Rectory

For further information, please contact the St Paul's Church Office:

Ph.: 9747 4327 / Email: office@stpaulsburwood.org.au

St Paul's is an historic Church designed by Edmund Blacket.

 It is famous for its beauty and spiritual ambience.

 


22 Wed


23 Thu

1.10 - 1.40pm St Andrew's Cathedral


$5 entry


24 Fri

24th – 26th March Bowral Autumn Music Festival
An annual 3 day festival at the end of March of classical music repertoire by world class performers in the heart of the Southern Highlands.
Celebrating 10 years. Visit their website for a detailed programme. https://www.bowralautumnmusicfestival.org.au
Artists include Robert Ampt - organ Saturday 25th March at 11 am;
and Peter Taurian (15) - organ with Kye Milne (16) - trombone Friday 24th March at 4 pm.


25 Sat

24th – 26th March Bowral Autumn Music Festival
An annual 3 day festival at the end of March of classical music repertoire by world class performers in the heart of the Southern Highlands.
Celebrating 10 years. Visit their website for a detailed programme. https://www.bowralautumnmusicfestival.org.au
Artists include Robert Ampt - organ Saturday 25th March at 11 am;
and Peter Taurian (15) - organ with Kye Milne (16) - trombone Friday 24th March at 4 pm.


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31 Fri

No organ recital at St Stephen's, Macquarie St today due to visiting performers (tenor and pianist) from the UK.

 

 

 

 


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