George Frideric Handel, transcribed by W.T. Best March from the Opera Scipio, HWV 20
This track is from ’The Best of British’ album: Pomp & Celebrate! Thomas Heywood
British masterworks on the Grand Organ St John’s Launceston Tasmania •Australia
This heroic program includes the What’s what and Who’s who of the grandest British music performed on one of Australasia’s grandest organs.
From Elgar’s Land of Hope and Glory to Parry’s Jerusalem, this recording is a ’must-have’ for all those who love Grand Organs and The Best of British! It’s not Pomp and Circumstance - it’s Pomp & Celebrate!
Program highlights include:
Elgar’s Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D - Land of Hope and Glory Elgar’s Pomp and Circumstance March No. 4 in G - All men must be free W.T. Best’s Concert Variations on God Save the Queen Parry’s Jerusalem Macfarren’s Finale on ’Rule, Britannia!’ Elgar’s Nimrodfrom theEnigma Variations Lemare’s Concert Fantasia on: The Sailor’s Hornpipe, British Grenadiers and Rule, Britannia!