Organ Recital with Tom Winpenny
June 02, 2019
Our organ recital series features some of the finest organists playing one of America’s great organs.
About the Organist
Tom Winpenny is Assistant Master of the Music at St Albans Cathedral, where he accompanies the daily choral services and directs the Abbey Girls Choir. He was previously sub-organist at St Paul’s Cathedral, London. He has broadcast frequently on BBC Radio and featured on American Public Media’s Pipedreams. He was organ scholar at King’s College, Cambridge, graduating with a music degree, and twice accompanying the Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols, broadcast worldwide. As a soloist, he has performed in the United States, Europe and throughout Britain. Recent engagements include recitals Hildesheim Cathedral (Germany) and St John’s College, Cambridge (UK). His fourteen solo CDs include discs of Messiaen for the Naxos label and recordings of 20th & 21st century British composers.
Prelude and Fugue in G major, BWV 541……….Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
Adagio and Allegro in F minor/F major, K.594……….Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
L’Ascension (1933-4)……….Olivier Messiaen (1908-1992)
I. Majesté du Christ
II. Alléluias sereins
III. Transports de joie
IV. Prière du Christ
Scherzo, Op. 2……….Maurice Duruflé (1902-1986)
Prelude and Fugue in G major (2007)……….Henry Martin (b. 1950)
Suggested Donation $10