August 2006



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1 Tue


2 Wed

1.15pm - 1.45pm St James', King St lunchtime recital More info Donation


3 Thu


4 Fri

1.10pm - 1.40pm St Andrew's Cathedral lunchtime recital More info Donation


1.15pm - 1.45pm St Peter's Presbyterian Church, cnr Blue St and Blues Point Road, North Sydney

Lunchtime with the RAAF Air Command Band, most with organ


5 Sat


6 Sun

3pm - 4pm St Stephen's, Willoughby, 211 Willoughby Road, Chatswood

Hill, Norman & Beard 1928/1968 3/24

Enquiries 02 9415 1727 $5 / $2

Graeme Costin (Co-organist at St Stephen's) "A Concert with a Difference"


7 Mon


8 Tue


9 Wed

1.15pm - 1.45pm St James', King St lunchtime recital More info Donation


10 Thu

1.00pm - 1.40pm Pitt St, Uniting Church lunchtime recital More info Free


11am St Luke's, Stanmore Rd, Enmore Wordsworth & Maskell 1883 M 2/11

A pleasant morning with friends gathering for morning tea, followed by a recital at 11.30am and lunch (RSVP) at 12 noon.


11 Fri

1.10pm - 1.40pm St Andrew's Cathedral lunchtime recital More info Donation


12 Sat

6.00pm - 7.00pm 2MBS-FM Organ Music Society Radio Program 102.5MHz Program details


13 Sun

3.30pm Great Hall, University of Sydney recital Program info Free Admission
Christopher Wrench - Brisbane (Organ)


2pm Marrickville Town Hall, Theatre Organ Society of Australia (NSW Div) Inc

The Theatre Organ Society of Australia present GLENN AMER and SIMON ELLIS, two well-known and respected Sydney musicians who play both piano and organ in a wide variety of styles: classical, church music, opera and popular music.

The program will consist of works by Mascagni, Leroy Anderson, Fritz Kreisler and Cole Porter, as well as other popular music of the 20th century.

The concert will be at the Marrickville Town Hall, Corner of Marrickville Road and Petersham Street, Marrickville, on Sunday, August 13, 2006, at 2pm.

Tickets will be on sale at the door on the day of the concert from 1.15pm, and bookings can be made by phone on 02 9629 2257.
Prices are: $22 and concession $20
Children with a paying adult are free, otherwise $10



3pm St Alban's Anglican Church, Megalong Street, Leura (Blue Mountains)

Academy Singers with Director Lucy McAlary present Jubilate Deo (Britten) and the Chichester Psalms for choir, organ, harp and percussion (Bernstien)

Enquiries: 02 4784 3750 $15 / $12


14 Mon


15 Tue


16 Wed

1.15pm - 1.45pm St James', King St lunchtime recital More info Donation


17 Thu


18 Fri

1.10pm - 1.40pm St Andrew's Cathedral lunchtime recital More info Donation


19 Sat


20 Sun

1pm St Stephen's Anglican Church, 189 Church Street, Newtown
Walker & Sons 1874 2/18M

Stuart Watkins - Organ

Enquiries 0414 477 877 Donation $5


3.00pm Lindfield Uniting Church, cnr Tryon and Nelson Streets, Lindfield

Australian Pipe Organs rebuild - 2001 EP 3/39

Pastor de Lasala (Organ) and Linda Lorenza (Soprano) featuring works by Corrette and Mozart, both celebrating 250 years.

Enquiries: 02 9880 2457 $20 / $15

An Organ Recital at Lindfield Uniting Church

Cnr Tryon/Nelson Street, Lindfield

PROGRAMME

1. WA Mozart (1856-1791) Overture in C K.399

2. Franz Schubert :
Die Forelle (The Trout)
Gretchen Am Spinnrade (Gretchen At The Spinning Wheel)

3. Théodore Dubois : Offertoire (no. 3 from 10 pièces 1889)

4. JS Bach (1685 – 1750) : Largo from Trio Sonata no 5 BWV 529

5. Henry Purcell (1658-1695) ‘When I Am Laid’ from the opera Dido and Aeneas

6. Michel Corrette (1707 – 1795)  : Organ Concerto in C op 26 no 4 (edited de Lasala)

7. George Frideric Handel (1685-1759) : V’Adoro Pupile from Guilio Cesare (1724)

8. Michel Corrette : Trio, Basse de Trompette and Offertoire L’Eclatante (from 3rd organ book 1756)

9. Théodore Dubois : Communion and Sortie (nos. 7& 10 from 10 pièces 1889)

10. George Frideric Handel : Let The Bright Seraphim from the Oratorio Samson (1743)

Organ/Piano : Pastor de Lasala
Soprano : Linda Lorenza

The artists are donating this recital to assist the Restoration of the 1890 Puget Organ in the Chapel of Kincoppal-Rose Bay School. The organ is presently being restored in France.


Tickets available at the door - $20/$15 concession (including afternoon tea.



2pm Our Lady of Dolours Catholic Church, Archer St, Chatswood

Godelieve Ghavalas and Edith Yam (organists), Adran Bendt (Violin)

Opening recital on new electronic organ


Stanley                 Voluntary in g minor: Largo~Allegro
Clèrambault           Dialogue
Johnson                Trumpet Tune in D Major
Saint Saens           Fantaisie No 3
 
Elgar                    Chanson de Matin - Adrian Bendt
                           Chanson de Nuit 
 
Leighton                Fanfare - Edith Yam
 
Kern/Nalle             All the things you are
Nixon                    Pasticcio
Sowande               Prayer
Guilmant               Sonate 1 in dm - Allegro Assai III


21 Mon


22 Tue


23 Wed

1.15pm - 1.45pm St James', King St lunchtime recital More info Donation


24 Thu


25 Fri

1.10pm - 1.40pm St Andrew's Cathedral lunchtime recital More info Donation



7.30pm All Saints Anglican Church, Hunters Hill

A program of Handel and Scarlatti - Sherrie Harris (soprano), Paul Webb (trumpet), Robin Ruys (Organ) - followed by a talk on "Notable Organs of Sydney" by Robert Ampt, City of Sydney Organist.

Enquiries: 02 9817 2167 $20 / $15 with supper

In conjuction with the National Trust


26 Sat

10am - 1pm St Patrick's Cathedral, Parramatta

"What makes a good hymn?" present by Kelvin Hastie and Brett McKern (organist) - includes a recital by Brett McKern.

Joint RSCM, OMSS & Guild of Church Music Event


27 Sun


28 Mon


29 Tue


30 Wed

1.15pm - 1.45pm St James', King St lunchtime recital More info Donation


31 Thu


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