St Barnabas Centenary Organ Festival May 2016

The St Barnabas Centenary Organ Festival was held from 2.00 pm to 10.00 pm on Sunday May 15th 2016, shortly before the church’s centenary on 3rd June, with recitals given by 9 organists.


AFTERNOON SESSION 2.00 pm- 6.00 pm

2.00 pm    Martin Neary

Bach : Prelude and fugue in B minor BWV 544
Bach: Chorale Prelude -Christ unserBWV 684
Franck: Choral no 2 in B minor
Langlais: Chant de paix
Dubois: Toccata in G

2.50 pm      interval

3.00 pm    George de Voil   

Bach/Vivaldi:Concerto in A minor BWV 593
Mendelssohn : Nocturne from ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’
Vierne : Finale from Symphony no 1 Op 14

3.35 pm       interval

3.45 pm    Paul Ayres 

Lennon/McCartney/Ayres : Recitative on ‘Yesterday’
Lennon/McCartney/Ayres : Adagio Cromatico on ‘Michelle’
Harrison/Ayres: Toccatina on ‘Here Comes The Sun’
Bach : Chorale Prelude ‘O Lamm Gottes, unschuldig’ (2 settings)
Bach/Ayres: Mostly Bach’s Toccata & Fugue in D minor

4.15  pm     TEA IN THE HALL

4.45  pm    Julian McNamara

Bach:Toccata, Adagio & Fugue in C BWV 564
Byrd: Clarifica me, Pater III
Elgar : Organ Sonata Op 28 (1st movt)

5.15 pm      interval

5.30 pm    Toby Moschard  

Bach : Fantasia & Fugue in C minor BWV 547
Thalben-Ball : Elegy
Vaughan Williams : Prelude on ‘Rhosymedre’
Stanford : Postlude in D minor

6.00 pm      SUPPER IN THE HALL

EVENING SESSION 7.00 – 10.00 pm

7.00 pm    Christopher Eastwood

Bach : Fantasia & Fugue in G minor BWV 542
Bach : Nun komm’ der Heiden Heiland BWV 659
Boëllmann : Suite Gothique Op 25

7.30 pm      interval

7.45 pm    Stuart Whatton  

Bach : Prelude and Fugue in C minor BWV 546
Karg-Elert : Nun danket alle Gott
Walford-Davies : Solemn Melody
Mulet : Carillon-Sortie

8.15 pm      interval

8.30  pm    Paul Jeanes

Bach : Prelude and Fugue in C minor BWV 549
Wesley : Air and Gavotte
Franck : Choral no 3 in A minor

9.00          interval

9.15 pm    Hugh Mather     

Bach:Prelude and Fugue in A minor BWV 543
Mozart : Fantasia in F minor K 608
Widor : Toccata in F


Location : St Barnabas church is on the corner of Pitshanger Lane and Denison Road, in North Ealing. Its postcode is W5 1QG. Parking is always available on neighbouring streets, and there are no meters or residential parking schemes. The nearest tube stations are Ealing Broadway (on the Central and District Lines) and Hanger Lane (on the Central Line). From Ealing Broadway, use the E2 or E9 bus services. Taxis are also available outside Ealing Broadway tube station. The church is a 15 minute walk along Brunswick Road from Hanger Lane tube.