The Organ Project: Organ Recital Series – John Sharples


Organ recital for the Organ Project by John Sharples (Arundel Cathedral)

Recital Programme
Imperial March – (arr G C Martin) Edward Elgar (1857-1934)
Prelude & Fugue in E flat major (St Anne BWV 552) – J S Bach (1685-1750)
Elegy – George Thalben Ball (1896-1987)
Meditation on Brother James’ Air – Harold Darke (1888-1976)
Voluntary V – Peter Pelleur (c1705-1741)
Rhapsody No3 – Herbert Howells (1892-1983)
Adagio on thematic ideas – Albinoni Remo Giazotto (1910-1998)
Solemn Prelude “For the Fallen” – (arr H Grace) Edward Elgar (1857-1934)
Stars & Stripes March – (arr J Sharples) J P Sousa (1854-1932)
Nimrod (arr WH Harris) – Edward Elgar (1857-1934)

This is your chance to experience our newly-restored 1889 J.W. Walker & Sons Ltd. pipe organ at St Mary’s Church, Fratton, Portsmouth.

Entry is FREE and includes a glass of wine or juice. Donations to the Music Foundation – helping provide young people in Portsmouth with musical education and opportunities – will be gratefully received.

Visit the series page and read more about John.

Read about the 2023 organ recital series.

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