Anne Page - Performance details - 2015 season

David Ponsford
| Past Performances
April 17, 7.30 pmSidney Sussex College Chapel, Cambridge

Concert with trumpeter Crispian Steele-Perkins. music by Handel, Purcell, Byrd, Buxtehude, Bach, Bacharach and Goodall.

April 26, 3.00 pmFramlingham Parish Church

Bach and composers who influenced him

Dieterich Buxtehude (1637-1707):
Prelude, fugue and ciacona in C major Bux 137
Chorale prelude on ‘Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott’ Bux 184
Chorale fantasia on ‘Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern Bux 223

J.S. Bach (1685-1750):
Chorale fantasia on 'Wo Gott der Herr nicht bei uns hält' BWV 1128
Prelude and Fugue in D major BWV 532


J.S. Bach Pièce d’orgue BWV 572
Nicolas de Grigny (1672-1703) Hymn setting ‘Pange lingua’ – 3 verses
J.S. Bach Chorale preludes from the ‘Leipzig’ chorales:
‘An Wasserflüssen Babylon’ BWV 653
‘Herr Jesu Christ, dich zu uns wend’ BWV 655
Prelude and Fugue in G major BWV 541

July 31, 9.30 am St George Colegate, Norwich
also visiting the Octagon Chapel
and the Old Meeting House

RCO lecture-recital for the Incorporated Association of Organists annual congress.

From Concerto in G minor Op.7 no.5 – G.F. Handel (1685-1759)
Staccato ma non troppo Allegro – Adagio (ad lib) – Andante Larghetto e Staccato.
Passacaglia in D minor – Dieterich Buxtehude (1637-1707)
Vater unser im Himmelreich (The Lord’s Prayer) – Georg Böhm (1661-1733)
‘For the organ’ from Melothesia - Matthew Locke (c1621-1677)
Ciacona in E minor – Buxtehude
Theme and Variations (1844) – Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
Canzona - Buxtehude.
Ciacona in C minor - Buxtehude. 

October 3, 3pm

St Katharine Little Bardfield (Essex)

This historic organ can be heard at
In 2010 it was fully restored and now sounds at its best.

Balletto del granduca – Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck (1562-1621)
Concerto in G minor Op.7 no.5 (arranged for one player) – G.F. Handel (1685-1759)  
Canzona in C major – Dieterich Buxtehude (1637-1707)
Variations on ‘Sei gegrüsset, Jesu gütig’  BWV 768  - J.S. Bach (1685-1750)
Chorale, variations 1-7 and 11.
Voluntary 11 in E minor (1804 set) – William Russell (1777-1813)
From ‘Suite Anglaise’ – Lionel Rogg (1936)
Mist - Fanfare

October 11, 4pm
All Saints' Church, Newmarket

This is a special concert to celebrate the life of Michael Debenham, and the revitalisation of the Binns organ of All Saints' Church. Proceeds will go to St Nicholas Hospice Care. 
As a close friend of the Debenham family, Anne played the church organ at Michael's funeral. Despite the organ being out of use for some years, it sounded great, which encouraged the Parochial Church Council to bring it back into use, making possible this concert in Michael’s memory.

Prelude and Fugue in G major  BWV 541 - J.S. Bach (1685-1750)
Jesu, joy of man’s desiring.
Allegro (Choral, Fugue) in D minor (1844) - Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847)
The Heavens are telling the Glory of God – Haydn arr. Nightingale
Toccata from Symphony no.5 in F major - Charles-Marie Widor
Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme (Sleepers, wake) - Bach
Fugue in E flat (St Anne) BWV 552(ii)