Halloween Organ Concert

Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 7:30pm
FREE
  • Halloween Organ Concert Witch

Current and former students of the UW Organ program present this annual favorite—an evening of spooky organ classics—including Bach’s Toccata and Fugue in D minor—on the UW’s Littlefield Organ. With guest curator, recently retired UW Professor of Organ Carole Terry. 

PROGRAM

Toccata and Fugue in d minor, BWV 565....................... Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Carole Terry

Funeral March of a Marionette .......................................Charles Gounod (1818-1893)

Joseph Adam

from DEUXIÈME SYMPHONIE:

Allegro.................................................................................................................. Louis Vierne (1870-1937)
Andrew Koch

Fugue in G Minor, BWV 578 ........................................................................................................... J. S. Bach
Luke Duroc-Danner

from the 8TH SONATA, Op. 132:

Scherzoso ................................................................................................. Joseph Rheinberger (1839-1901)
Logan Hamilton

Fantômes ........................................................................................................................................ L. Vierne

Pièces de Fantaisie, Op. 54, No. 4.
The Evoker: Who prepares the future?
The Young Esthete: It is I... I am free!
The Old Pedant: It is I... I maintain the tradition!
The Artist: Future belongs to the dancer.
The Monkey: Future is in the hands of fancy...
The Hurdy-Gurdy Man: It belongs to misery... to me alone
Fate: It is nowhere and everywhere.
Samuel Libra

from SWEENEY TODD: THE DEMON BARBER OF FLEET STREET:

Prelude.......................................................................................Stephen Sondheim (b. 1930)
Logan Hamilton

Danse Macabre ...................................................................... Camille Saint -Saëns (1835-1921)
Logan Hamilton & Samuel Libra

Suite Gothique, Opus 25 ............................................................... Leon Boëllmann (1862-1897)
I. Introduction-choral
IV. Toccata
Samuel Libra