Bach at St Cecilia's Hall 1981

Sunday, May 10, 1981
8 pm
1981, first concert

First in a series of eight concerts entitled 'Bach at Saint Cecilia's Hall' given mostly at St Cecilia's Hall in the summer of 1981


Lena Jacobson - organ

Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 


Heinrich Scheidemann (1696-1663)
Praeambulum in D minor 
Chorale, 'Erbarm dich mein' (2 verses)

Peter Mohrhardt (?-1685)
Chorale, 'Gelobet seystu, Jesu Christ' auf zwo Clavier

Dietrich Buxtehude (1637-1707)
Praeludium in D major, BuxWV 139

Franz Tunder (1614-1740)
Fantasia sopra 'Christ lag in Todes Banden'

Vincent Lübeck (1656-1740)
Praeludium in D minor

Dietrich Buxtehude
Chorale, 'Mensch willst du leben seliglich', BuxWV 206
Chorale, 'Von Gott will ich nichte lassen', BuxWV 220
Praeludium in E minor, BuxWV 143


Instrument / Organ Specification: 
12-page grey series booklet
Programme Notes: 

No programme notes.
Miss Jacobson gave a lecture-recital in advance of the concert at 7 pm in the Reid Concert Hall.  This Northern Scholars Committee lecture-recital was given to mark a series of publications by Miss Jacobson concerning the art of musical rhetoric, particularly in vocal and keyboard music of the 17th century.

Ticket and/or Programme Price(s): 
Tickets £1.50 (season ticket £8), Student tickets 75p, on sale at the Edinburgh Bookshop, George Street
Publicity and Reviews: 

Poster on light blue paper giving outline details of all eight concerts

[Reid] Professor: 
Faculty of Music, University of Edinburgh

The concert and preparatory lecture are given as part of the 1980-1 series of lectures organised by the Northern Scholars Committee of the University of Edinburgh.