PHI CD 179: FRANCIS JACKSON YORK MINSTER ORGAN RECITALS 1994-2002

Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847) Arranged Edwin Lemare
[1] Overture "Ruy Blas"
Flor Peeters (1903-1986) Variations on an Original Theme opus 58
[2] Theme - Moderato [3] Con moto [4] Un poco sostenuto [5] Adagio [6] Andante
[7] Allegro Vivace [8] Andante sostenuto [9] Allegro maestoso
Ronald Watson (born 1936)
[10] Jubiläum
Joseph Jongen (1873-1953)
[11] Menuet-Scherzo opus 52. No. 2
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
[12] Passacaglia in C minor BWV 582
Francis Jackson (born 1917)
[13] Worcester Processional opus 83: 1990
[14] Legend opus 79: 1989César Franck (1822-1890)
[15] Final opus 21 from Six Pièces 1860-2
TOTAL PLAYING TIME: 75.03

Tracks [2-9] & [12] were recorded by Martin Monkman, all other tracks on this CD were recorded digitally by David Rogers of Doncaster with permission from the performer for private use. I am very grateful to him for having the foresight to make these recordings of Dr Jackson's memorable public recitals at York Minster. This CD is issued to celebrate his 85th birthday, 2 October 2002, and also marks nearly twenty years of collaboration with Amphion Recordings.
These recordings are published by kind permission of the Dean & Chapter of York.
Martin Monkman, Amphion Recordings, September 2002

Releasesd 25/9/02

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