Gillian Weir at Royal Albert Hall

Gillian Weir at Royal Albert Hall
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Gillian Weir plays the famous 1871 Willis / 1926-33 Harrison & Harrison organ at Royal Albert Hall in London, two years under a £1.7- million restoration completed by Mander in 2004. The hall itself, which opened in 1871, has also been renovated over eight years at a cost of £70 million and is crowned by an 800’ frieze inscribed, “This Hall was erected for the advancement of the Arts and Sciences and works of industry of all nations in fulfillment of the intention of Albert, Prince Consort”.

LISZT: Fantasia & Fugue on Ad nos, ad salutarem undam
LISZT: St. Francis of Paola walking on the waves (arr. Lionel Rogg)
HOWELLS: Rhapsody No. 3 in C-sharp minor
PARRY: Toccata and Fugue The Wanderer
JOHN COOK: Fanfare
ELGAR: Nimrod
ELGAR: Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D