Professor Tovey's Sunday Concert

Sunday, November 11, 1928
8.15 pm.
1928-1929, 5th concert

Armistice Sunday



Choir of St Giles' Cathedral
Professor Tovey - pianoforte
W. Greenhouse Allt - organ

Work(s) / Composer(s) / Opus No(s): 

1. Pianoforte sonata, A flat, op. 26 ... Beethoven
   Andante con variazioni
   Scherzo, allegro molto
   Marcia funebre. Maestoso andante

2. Choir - "Give rest, O Lord" (Kiev chant) ... trancribed by Sir Walter Parratt

3. Choir - "The Lord is my Shepherd" ... Schubert

4. Organ - Prelude and fugue in E minor ... Bach

5. Choir - (a) "My sould there is a country" from Songs of Farewell ... Parry
                (b) "There is an old belief" from ditto ... Parry

6. Organ - chorale preludes (a) "Vor deinen Thron Tret' ich" ... Bach
                                            (b) "Herzlich tut mich verlangen" ... Brahms
                                            (c) "O Welt, ich muss dich lassen" ... Brahms

7. Choir - "Blessed are they" ... Brahms

8. Choir - "With proud thanksgiving" (from The fallen) ... Elgar

4-page programme
Programme Notes: 

There are no programme notes.

Ticket and/or Programme Price(s): 
Programme Price: threepence
Publicity and Reviews: 

On the centrefold there is an advert for the next Sunday concert on 18 November; on the back page there is an advert with programme for the next Reid symphony orchestra concert on 15 November 1928.

Not recorded

The seventh item in the programme, 'Blessed are they', by Brahms is probably the opening of his German Requiem.