Organ Recital: Simon Leach

Sunday, October 23, 2016
The Twenty-Third Sunday After Pentecost
5:15 PM


The Saint Thomas Organ Recital Series is free and open to the public. Usually starting very close to 5:15pm, it follows the 4pm service on most Sundays from September through May. The use of cameras and recording devices is strictly prohibited during the performance.

Today’s recital is by Simon Leach of Manchester, UK. He will play the following works on the Loening-Hancock Organ:

Praeludium in g, BuxWV 149
Dietrich Buxtehude (c. 1637-1707)

Ave maris stella, from ’15 Versets sur les V√™pres du Commun des F√™tes de la Sainte Vierge’
Marcel Dupré (1886-1971)

  • Fugue sur les jeux d’anches
  • R√©cit de Cromorne
  • Plein chant du premier Kyrie

Girolamo Frescobaldi (1583-1643)

from ‘Le Bien-Aim√©’:
Naji Hakim (b. 1955)

  • J’ai trouv√© celui que min coeur aim√©

Voluntary VIII
John Stanley (1712-1786)

  • Allegro
  • AdagioAllegro