Tom Winpenny
Tom Winpenny

Winpenny for Your Thoughts #1920

…a stimulating visit with English organist Tom Winpenny, who introduces us to his many musical enthusiasms.

Hour 1

WILLIAM MATHIAS: Toccata Giocosa (1962 Harrison/St. Alban’s Abbey) Naxos 8.573523

WILLIAM WALTON (arr. Winpenny): March: A History of the English-Speaking Peoples (St. Alban’s Abbey). PETER HURFORD: Two Dialogues (St. Alban’s Abbey) JAV 190

LENNOX BERKELEY: Impromptu (St. Alban’s Abbey) Resonus 10119

JOHN JOUBERT: Recessional, Op. 135; Prelude on the Old Hundredth, Op. 15 (St. Alban’s Cathedral) Toccata Classics 0398

JOHN McCABE: Le Poisson Magique (St. Alban’s Abbey) Resonus 10144

CHARLES VILLIERS STANFORD: 2 Pieces (Intermezzo founded upon an Irish Air, Op. 189, no. 4; Epithalamium, Op. 182, no. 5) (1892 Binns/Queen’s College, Cambridge) Resonus 10104

MATHIAS: Lift up your headsSt. Alban’s Abbey Girls and Lay Clerks/Tom Winpenny; Michael Papadopoulos (St. Alban’s Abbey) Naxos 8.573523

Filler – WALTON (see above)

Hour 2

OLIVIER MESSIAEN: Joie et Clarté des Corps Glorieux (2014 Seifert/Hildesheim Cathedral, Germany) Naxos 8.573682

MESSIAEN: Verset pour la fête de la Dédicace (1912 Stahlhuth-2002 Jann/Church of St. Martin, Dudelange, Luxembourg) Naxos 8.573845

FELIX MENDELSSOHN: Surrexit pastor bonus, Op. 39, no. 3St. Alban’s Abbey Girls and Lay Clerks/Tom Winpenny; Peter Holder, organist (St. Alban’s Abbey) Naxos 8.572836

MALCOLM WILLIAMSON: Fantasy on This is my father’s world (1963 Walker/St. John the Evangelist, London) Naxos 8.571375/6

WILLIAMSON: Offertoire, fr Mass of the People of God (1912 Harrison/St. Mary Redcliffe, Bristol) Toccata Classics 0246

FRANCIS POTT: Improvisation on Adeste fidelis (St. Alban’s Abbey) PD Archive (r. 8/11/16)

Filler – BACH:  Fugue in D, BWV 532 (JAV 190, see above)

Tom Winpenny will appear in the United States for concerts at Trinity Cathedral, Miami (Tuesday, 5/28/19), St. John’s Cathedral, Albuquerque (Friday, 5/31/19) and Grace Cathedral, San Francisco (Sunday, 6/2/19)