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Diocese of

Hexham and Newcastle

Bishop Séamus Cunningham

Ushaw College



Events at Ushaw

ushaw College

www.ushaw.org

 

 

 

Edwin Bonney Organ Recital Series

Scott Brothers Duo International Recitalists

Saturday 22 September 2018 at 2.30pm Tickets: £7.00

Scott Brothers Duo occupy a unique place in the music world with their repertoire for the exceptional combination of piano and organ. Jonathan and Tom have performed in this combination with original works and their own transcriptions of orchestral favourites. These performances always provide a refreshing opportunity to hear the piano and 'King of Instruments' as never before.

Programme

Mozart arr. Scott - Overture to The Magic Flute K.620
Debussy arr. Scott - Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
Addinsell - Warsaw Concerto
Gounod arr. Scott - Meditation - Ave Maria
Yon - Finale from 'Concerto Gregoriano'

Interval

Monti arr. Scott - Czardas
Grieg arr. Scott - Peer Gynt Suite No.1 Op. 46
I Morning Mood
II Death of Åse
III Anitra’s Dance
IV In the Hall of the Mountain King
Scott - Timepiece
Liszt arr. Scott - Hungarian Rhapsody No.2

"Their reputation as one of the world's most accomplished duos was immediately obvious...the Scott brothers seized the opportunity to demonstrate their brilliance with both breathtaking speed and accuracy."

THE SENTINEL

"Technical facility possessed by these two is nothing short of astounding, with great handfuls of notes in arpeggia flying from both performers on occasion, and at other times silky legato and knife-edge precision in note placement."

THE SYDNEY ORGAN JOURNAL

 

Upcoming Events

Visual Communion: The Art, Architecture and Craft of the Eucharist

Medieval Mastery to Pugin

On Friday 7 and Saturday 8 September 2018.

This event is organised by Art + Christianity. For full programmes and to register online please go to the artandchristianity.org website.


Ushaw College was founded over two hundred years ago and has a rich and fascinating history, with some of the finest Victorian architecture in the North East, with many of the buildings designed by the illustrious Pugin family. The organ recital series, held in the magnificent setting of St. Cuthbert’s Chapel, is just one of an exciting and varied programme of cultural events happening throughout the course of the year. Other events include folk, classical, jazz and choral music, plus talks, plays, exhibitions and choral services.

 

Further information is available from the website.

 

To find out more information about Ushaw College, including volunteering opportunities, please visit our website, where most of our events are listed. For further enquiries please e-mail us: tickets@ushaw.org, or tel: 0191 334 5119.