Pipes at the Proms (I) #0931
…courtesy of the BBC, these performances come direct from this summer’s festival season at the Royal Albert Hall, London’s premier gathering place for classical music.
SIR EDWARD ELGAR: Organ Sonata Number 1 in G, Opus 28. EDWARD MacDOWELL: To a wild rose, Opus 51, number 1. PETER DICKINSON: Blue Rose Variations –David Titterington, organ; BBC Proms Concert July 25, 2009
The Mander organ company completed its restoration of the hall’s heroic 1871 Henry Willis; 1924; 1933 Harrison & Harrison; 2004 Mander organ at Royal Albert Hall in London, England, UK in 2004 and with 9997 pipes, it is the largest concert hall instrument in England.