Maverick and enthusiast, Carlo Curley has brought the organ out of the church loft and imbued his recitals with crusading zeal for the instrument’s colour and vitality. His recital, the final one this season, explores the huge, and sometimes outrageous, range of American organ music. Prepare to hear Town Hall’s organ as it has never been heard before!
6.15pm Pre-concert talk: Graeme Kay in conversation with Carlo Curley
Carlo Curley Organ
Hugh McAmis Dreams
Seth Bingham Roulade
Charles Ives Variations on America
Samuel Barber (arr Strickland) Adagio for Strings
Dudley Buck Concert Variations on The Star-Spangled Banner
Edward MacDowell (arr Curley) To a Wild Rose, from Woodland Sketches
Stefan Lindblad Toccata on an American Theme, in homage to
£5 – £18.50 TH Classical Plan
Central Choir Benches not available.
The concert will finish at approx. 9.30pm
Please note that there will be a screen projection of the organist. This will not be visible from the choir seats. If you wish to be able to see the screen, do not book choir seats.
- Town Hall, Victoria Square, Birmingham, B3 3DQ, West Midlands, United Kingdom
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