QLD: Duelling Organs Concert

When:
November 5, 2017 @ 2:30 pm
2017-11-05T14:30:00+10:00
2017-11-05T15:45:00+10:00
Where:
Albert Street Uniting Church
319 Albert St
Brisbane City QLD 4000
Australia
Cost:
Adult $25; Conc $20; School students free
Contact:
Steven Nisbet
07 3411 2811

Albert Street Uniting Church organist Greg Hartay-Szabo and Saint Andrew’s Uniting Church organist Dr Steven Nisbet will be presenting a program of exciting organ music in a two-organ program, Duelling Organs, at Albert Street Uniting Church, Brisbane, on Sunday 5th November at 2.30pm.

The two organs to be played are the Benson pipe organ and a virtual pipe organ featuring the sounds of the Melbourne Town Hall Organ. This is an Australian first, for a concert with a pipe organ and a virtual pipe organ.

The program includes Toccata in D minor (Bach), Trumpet Voluntary (Clarke), Royal Fireworks Suite (Handel), Nimrod (Elgar), Jerusalem (Parry), Star Wars Theme (Williams), and Grand Chorus (Dubois).

Tickets are $25, with a concession price for seniors and tertiary students of $20. School students and young children are free. Bookings can be made at www.trybooking.com or tickets can be bought at the door on the day. Prices include refreshments after the concert.

Proceeds go to Hummingbird House, Queensland’s only children’s hospice, located at Weller Gardens, Chermside.

Enquiries: Steven Nisbet – rsnisbet@optusnet.com.au or phone 3411-2811.