Organ Recital by David Thornton. Tuesday 3rd July 1.00pm

‘Come on England’ – a topical celebration of English music

  • Tuba Tune                                                                Norman Cocker (1889 – 1953)
  • Dido’s lament, from Dido and Aeneas                          Henry Purcell (1659 -1695)
  • Here the deities approve, from Welcome to all pleasures 
  • Voluntary in G                                                           William Walond (1719 – 1768)
  • Air and Gavotte                                                        Samuel Wesley (1766 – 1837)
  • Allegro maestoso, from Sonata in G                            Edward Elgar (1857 – 1934)
  • Folk tune, from Five short pieces                              Percy Whitlock (1903 – 1946)
  • Crown Imperial                                                          William Walton (1902 – 1988)
David Thornton

About David Thornton

I've been Director of Music here at St. Mary's for just over a year and am really enjoying the work. I've been playing the organ and working with choirs since I was 10. I love the Pendle area for walking and cycling.

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