Sunday, 24 June 2012
Douglas Hollick at St. Peter Mancroft Church
With the title Bach and the Hamburg connection the programme consisted of Praeambulum Primi toni a 5 - Weckmann, Fugue in G minor - Reinken, Lobet den Herren, den er ist sehr freundlich - Scheidemann, Praembulum in F major - Praetorius, Komm, Heiliger Geist, Herre Gott Bux WV 199 - Buxtehude, Fugue in C major Bux WV 174 - Buxtehude, An Wasserflussen Babylon BWV 653 - Bach and Dorian Toccata and Fugue in D minor BWV 538 - Bach.
This was a wonderful organ recital at St. Peter Mancroft Church, Norwich which was enjoyed by the large audience in attendance. Douglas Hollick gave a talk before playing his programme of music. He was awarded a year 2000 Churchill Fellowship to visit North Germany and Denmark to research the organs and other keyboard instruments from the period of Buxtehude and the young J S Bach.