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Organ Meditations III: Alexander Hamilton

Concluding the third series of inspiring Organ Meditations, Alexander Hamilton, Assistant Director of Music, offers a Pentecost-tide programme with works by Tournemire, de Grigny, Messiaen, and Franck. Recorded live on Tuesday, 25th May 2021.

Organ Meditations III: Jeremy Cole

The Director of Music at Wells Cathedral, Jeremy Cole, continues the third series of inspiring Organ Meditations at Wells Cathedral with a rich and varied programme, including works by Vierne, Langlais, Karg-Elert, and Mozart. Recorded live on Tuesday, 18 May 2021.

Organ Meditations III: Francois Cloete, Junior Organ Scholar

Junior Organ Scholar, Francois Cloete, opens the third series of Organ Meditations at Wells Cathedral, taking place over the Spring of 2021. Recorded live on Tuesday, 11 May 2021.

Programme:

Präludium und Fuge D-dur, BWV 532 — Bach, Johann Sebastian (1685-1750)
i. Prelude [00:00]
ii. Fugue [04:49]

L’Ascension (The Ascension) — Messiaen, Olivier (1908-92)
i. Majesté du Christ demandant sa gloire a son Père [00:00]
ii. Alléluias sereins d’une ame qui desire le ciel [06:15]
iii. Transports de joie d’une ame devant la gloire du Christ qui est la sienne [11:55]
iv. Prière de Christ montant vers son Père [16:45]

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Organ Meditations II: Colin Walsh

The last in a new series of Organ Meditations over the Autumn of 2020, with Colin Walsh (Organist Laureate, Lincoln Cathedral).

Organ Meditations II: Shean Bowers

The third in a new series of Organ Meditations over the Autumn of 2020, with Shean Bowers (Assistant Director of Music and Organist of Bath Abbey).

Organ Meditations II: Peter King

The second in a new series of Organ Meditations over the Autumn of 2020, with Peter King (formerly of Bath Abbey).

Organ Meditations II: Alexander Hamilton

The first in a new series of Organ Meditations over the Autumn of 2020, with Alexander Hamilton (Assistant Director of Music at Wells Cathedral).

Organ Meditations: Matthew Redman

The last in a series of Organ Meditations over the Summer of 2020, with Matthew Redman (Director of Music at St John’s Church, Glastonbury).

Organ Meditations: James Gough

The fourth in a series of Organ Meditations over the Summer of 2020, with James Gough (outgoing Acting-Assistant Organist).

Organ Meditations: David Bednall

The third in a series of Organ Meditations over the Summer of 2020, with David Bednall (Bristol Cathedral).

Organ Meditations: David Stevens

The second in a series of Organ Meditations over the Summer of 2020, with David Stevens (outgoing Sub-Assistant Organist).

Organ Meditations: Jeremy Cole

The first in a series of Organ Meditations over the Summer of 2020, with Jeremy Cole (Director of Music).

Music for Holy Week

The Vicars Choral of Wells Cathedral Choir, Jeremy Cole (conductor), David Stevens (organ). Recorded in the Nave of Wells Cathedral.

Benjamin Britten – A Ceremony of Carols

The Choristers of Wells Cathedral Choir, Jeremy Cole (conductor), Ruth Faber (harp). Live recording of a fundraising concert on 2 February 2020 in aid of the Wells Cathedral Chorister Trust.

James Gough – Trio Sonatas of J.S. Bach

James Gough, Organ (Temporary Assistant Organist, Wells Cathedral). Recorded live in Wells Cathedral on 19 March 2020.

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