The ground-breaking premiere recording on the celebrated Grand Organ in the Hobart Town Hall - The Heart of Hobart since 1870.
An exciting and comprehensive program of musical highlights featured on the Grand Organ for over 150 years.
An historic must-have album for all who love music, culture, history and Hobart!
Program highlights include:
Beethoven’s ‘Emperor’ Piano Concerto No. 5 Weber’s Overture to Der Freischütz Handel’s Hallelujah Chorus Widor’s Toccata
And much more including a booklet with historic photographs and history of this unique instrument and repertoire.
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Weber, transcribed by Thomas Heywood Overture to Der Freischütz, Op. 77 Guilmant March upon a Theme of Handel, Op. 15 No. 2 Bach, edited by Thomas Heywood Fantasia in G major[Pièce d’Orgue], BWV 572 Lemmens, edited by W.T. Best FanfarefromÉcole d’Orgue, Part II No. 27 Elgar, trans. Sir George Martin Imperial March, Op. 32 Henri Mulet Carillon: Tu es petra– No. 10 fromEsquisses Byzantines Norman Cocker Tuba Tune C.H. Rinck, edited by W.T. Best Allegro maestoso[1st mvt] fromFlute Concerto, Op. 55 No. 182 Beethoven, trans. Thomas Heywood Adagio un poco mosso[2nd mvt] from Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat major – ‘Emperor’, Op. 73 Jehan Alain Litanies, JA 119 Handel, trans. W.T. Best Hallelujah Chorusfrom the OratorioMessiah Pietro Yon Humoresque ‘L’organo primitivo’ – Toccatina for Flute Charles-Marie Widor ToccatafromOrgan Symphony No. 5 in F minor, Op. 42 No. 1