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June 2007





1 Fri

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


6.30pm - Sydney Grammar School - Paul Jacobs (Juilliard School, NY)

                Bach Festival

 

PROGRAM

Sinfonia from Cantata No 29 – JS Bach

 

Two Chorale Preludes. Op 122 – Brahms

                                          O wi selig seid ihr doch, ihr Frommen

                                          Es ist ein Ros’ entsprungen

 

Trio Sonata in G Major, BWV 530 - JS Bach

    I  Vivace

    II  Lento

   III  Allegro

 

Sonata in F Minor, Op 65, No1  - Mendelssohn

                                         Allegro moderata serioso

                                         Adagio

                                         Andante – Recitativo

                                         Allegro assai vivace

 

Prelude and Fugue in C Major (9/8) - JS Bach

Chorale-Prelude:  Ich ruf zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ, BWV 639 – JS Bach

Fantasia and Fugue on BACH, Op 46 - Reger

 

Enquiries: 02 9332 5895


2 Sat

Sydney Organ Competition Junior and Intermediate sections


10.30am Christchurch St Laurence
Adjudicator: Philip Matthias (Newcastle University)


Details to be advised Please click here for more information


3 Sun

Recital/Lecture – Paul Jacobs
University of Sydney – Great Hall

The Open Section of the Sydney Organ Competition has unfortunately been cancelled due to an insufficient number of competitors reaching the Final round.

However, the Organ Music Society of Sydney is proud to announce that Paul Jacobs (Chairman of the Organ Department, Juilliard School of Music, New York) will be presenting a recital/lecture in its place. Paul Jacobs is an amazing performer, and he’s warm and friendly personality will make this recital/lecture one not to be missed.

Click here for details of the organ

Sydney Organ Competition Open Section
Cancelled

3.30pm Great Hall, University of Sydney
Adjudicator: Paul Jacobs (Juilliard School, NYC)



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

Hill, Norman & Beard 1928/1968 3/24

Enquiries 02 9415 1727 $5 / $2

Jim Abraham - Coordinator of Creator Arts - Pittwater House School



3pm St Stephen's Anglican Church, 254 High Street, Penrith

Jackson 1874 (1906) M 2/14

$10/$7

The Penrith City Choir with Jassen Rose (Organ)


4 Mon

12.30pm Sydney Town Hall lunchtime recital. Free one hour concert More info

Paul Jacobs (Head of Organ, Julliard School of Music, NY)


5 Tue

3.30pm -   5.30pm - MasterclassSydney Grammar School - Paul Jacobs (Juilliard School, NY)


6 Wed

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


7 Thu

A meeting with the Theatre Organ Society of Australia (NSW Division) Inc. (TOSA)

6.30pm at Marrickville Town Hall where we shall hear and play the 2/11 Wurlitzer theatre organ.

The hall will be open from 6.30 pm and the organ will be playable but, at 7.30 pm, it is expected that there will be a short demonstration which will be followed by a further open console session and general bonhomie.

Although all members are encouraged to attend, there may be a limit on numbers. So, please advise Secretary, Geoff Lloyd by email to organsec@tpg.com.au or by phone to 9476 1530 if you wish to attend. First come, first served.


8 Fri

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


9 Sat

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



5.00 - 6.30pm St Jude's, Bowral Paul Jacobs (Juilliard School, NY)


10 Sun


11 Mon

Queen's Birthday Holiday - Organ Ramble to Bowral and Goulburn

Bowral

9.45 - 11.15am - St Simon and St Jude, Bowral
Richardson 1900, rebuilt Fincham 19812/19
Recital by Allan Beavis


Goulburn

1.00 - 2.20pm - St Saviour's Anglican Cathedral
Foster and Andrews 1884 TP 3/37
Recital by Peter Guy

2.30 - 4.00pm - Sts Peter and Paul's Old Catholic Cathedral
Hill and Son 1891 3/28
Recital by Terry Norman


Enquiries Geoff Lloyd 02 9412 4548 Cost for the day is $10



BISHOP GEOFFREY PARKER PIPE ORGAN COMPETITION
Endowed by St Alban’s Anglican Church Muswellbrook in memory of Bishop Geoffrey Parker

Date:
Monday 11th June 2007
This was originally advertised for October but has been brought forward.

Venue: St Alban’s Anglican Church, Brook Street, Muswellbrook

Encouragement Award $100.00 for church organists in the shires of Merriwa, Murrurundi, Muswellbrook, Singleton and Scone.

Section no. 50 Two Pieces – A hymn – suitable for congregational singing AND one piece of music of not more than 4 minutes which would be appropriate for the beginning or end of a church service.

OPEN Section no. 51 Two Contrasting pieces, both not to exceed 12 minutes.
Entry fee $15.00

1st Prize $1,000.00
2nd Prize $150.00
3rd Prize $100.00

Contact Mr Tony Neate for entry forms and organ details. Phone – 02 6543 3091
Rehearsals by arrangement with the Rector on 02 6541 2713 or convenor.


12 Tue


13 Wed

1.15pm - 1.45pm St James', King St lunchtime recital More info Donation - Yi-Shuen Chan (Ormond College, Melbourne)


6.30pm – 8.00pm – St Andrew's Cathedral School - Lecture by Paul Jacobs:

“In Favor of Something Big, Loud And often Ignored”          

Enquiries: Warren Southward 02 9438 11375                                      


14 Thu

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.

Enquiries: 02 9519 7428


15 Fri

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


6.30pm St Andrew's Cathedral "Head of School" recital with Paul Jacobs (Juilliard School) More info



9.30am, in the Verbrugghen Hall at the Conservatorium. Andrej Kouznetsov (Honours 7 Recital)

4 Versets on Ave Maris Stella,
from 15 Versets for Vespers for Feasts of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Op.18 Marcel Dupré

Improvisation

Symphonie-Passion, Op.23 Marcel Dupré
-Le Monde dans l'attente du Sauveur
-Nativité
-Crucifixion
-Résurrection



15 Sat

6.30pm - 7.30pm 2MBS-FM Organ Music Society Radio Program 102.5MHz Theatre organ - Seriously Program details




17 Sun

2pm - 3 pm St Joseph's Catholic Church, Lindsay St, Neutral Bay

Pastór de Lasala on an Allen Digital Organ
with Associate Artist, Gregory van der Struik, Trombone

Allen Digital organ QL-120 (English) 2/29 + Vista

Admission Free



18 Mon


19 Tue


20 Wed

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


21 Thu


22 Fri

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


23 Sat


24 Sun

2pm at Christ Church Anglican, Great Western Hwy, Springwood

Faure's Requiem and Rossini's Petite Messe Solennelle presented by the Blue Mountains Choral Society, conducted by Roslyn Birkett

Soloists Ruth Lockley, Christine Smith, Damien Jones, Michael Dale.

Organ and piano : Audrey Cummins, Heather Moen-Boyd. $20/$15.



25 Mon


26 Tue


27 Wed

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


28 Thu


29 Fri

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


7.30 p.m. St Benedict's Church, Broadway
cnr Broadway and Abercrombie Street
www.stbenedicts.org.au

F.H. Baker 1882, restored Pitchford & Garside 1978

FIORI MUSICALI

A Concert of Organ Music by Frescobaldi

Vi King Lim organ with St Benedict’s Choir

Programme
From Il secondo libro di toccate:
Toccata V sopra i pedali per l’organo, e senza
Canzone IV, V & VI
Magnificat secundi toni (with choir)
Toccata IV per l’organo da sonarsi alla levatione
Hinno ‘Ave maris stella’ (with choir)
From Fiori musicali:
Bergamasca
Messa degli apostoli (with choir)

Free admission

For further information, e-mail enquiries@stbenedicts.org.au or
telephone (02) 9699 9042


30 Sat

5pm at Tryon Rd Uniting Church, Lindfield.

Faure's Requiem and Rossini's Petite Messe Solennelle presented by the Blue Mountains Choral Society, conducted by Roslyn Birkett -

Soloists Ruth Lockley, Christine Smith, Damien Jones, Michael Dale.

Organ and piano : Audrey Cummins, Heather Moen-Boyd. $20/$15.

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