Bach at St Cecilia's Hall 1979

Sunday, June 10, 1979
8 pm

Sixth in a series of concerts entitled 'Bach at St Cecilia's Hall' given mostly in St Cecilia's Hall in the summer of 1979.
This concert and the fifth concert were given in the Reid Concert Hall and featured the new Ahrend organ.  These two programmes featured the Six Organ Sonatas for Organ:  JJ [Jesu juva (Jesus help)] Sonata 1, 2, 3 4, 5, 6 à 2 Clav. e Pedali di J.S.Bach


Peter Hurford - organ

Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 

J. S. Bach

Sonata no. 6 in G major, BWV 530

Fugue in B minor on a theme of Corelli, BWV 579

Alla breve in D major, BWV 589

Sonata no. 3 in D minor, BWV 527
  Adagio e dolce

Chorale Variations 'Sei gegrüsset, Jesu gütig' BWV 768
  Ten Variations
  Final chorale


Sonata no. 1 in E flat major,  BWV 525

Passacaglia and Fugue in C minor, BWV 582

Instrument / Organ Specification: 
8-page booklet on green paper
Programme Notes: 

No programme notes

Ticket and/or Programme Price(s): 
Tickets £1 (season ticket £5 for six concerts), Student tickets 50p, on sale at the Edinburgh Book Shop, George Street
Publicity and Reviews: 

Poster on green paper giving outline details of the six concerts

[Reid] Professor: 
Summerhall Press, Edinburgh