Young Artists Lunchtime Recital 3
This recital marks a welcome return to St. George’s Church with a programme of varied works for organ. Charles Maxtone-Smith is the Organ Scholar at Westminster Abbey. Alongside this, he is working for an MA in Organ Performance at the Royal Academy of Music, where he studies with David Titterington.
After a gap-year Organ Scholarship at Hereford Cathedral, he was Organ Scholar at New College, Oxford. He toured the USA with New College Choir, and was the organ continuo player
for the Oxford Bach Soloists, He has given recitals widely, including in many British cathedrals and abroad in Germany and Rome.
Since 2014 he has been one of the Festival Organists at the annual Edington Festival of Music within the Liturgy, and has played for several BBC Radio 3 broadcasts.
Sponsored by The Headley Trust
Buxtehude – Praeludium in C BuxWV 137
Byrd – Fantasia in C
Bach – Von Gott will ich nicht lassen BWV 658
Mendelssohn – Sonata IV in B flat
1.Allegro con brio
2. Andante religioso3.
4.Allegro maestoso e vivace
Widor – Andante sostenuto (Symphonie gothique, Op 70)
Hollins – A Song of Sunshine
Schumann – from Six Fugues on B-A-C-H Op 60
iii. Mit sanften Stimmen
vi. Mäßig, nach und nach schneller