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Earl Shilton PC organ restoration & recital

Restoration work has now been completed on the Taylor organ at the parish church of St Simon and St Jude in Earl Shilton. The church are celebrating this milestone by putting on a recital. It takes place on Saturday 25th May from 7:30pm to 9:30pm and three local organists are taking part. Tickets for the recital cost £3 which includes tea/coffee, sandwiches and cake, and will be available on the door. Further details are on the church's Facebook page here.

The expected programme is as follows:

Sebastian Carrington

Works by Bach and Walton

Phillip Herbert

Mohrentanz - Tylman Susato (c1500-c1564)
Chorale Fantasia on "Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern" - Dietrich Buxtehude (1637-1707)
Chorale Prelude on "Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern" - Niels Gade (1817-1890)
Ave Maria - Félix-Alexandre Guilmant (1837-1911)
Offertoire sur le Noël "Joseph est bien marié" - Félix-Alexandre Guilmant (1837-1911)

David Crick

Lo Ballo dell’ Intorcia - Antonio Valente (1520-1581)
Chorale Prelude "Herr Christ, der ein’ge Gottes Sohn" BWV 601 - J S Bach (1685-1750)
Epitaphe (from 24 Pièces en style libre) - Louis Vierne (1870-1937)
Sonata no 3 in A major - Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)