OLIVIER LATRY (Cathedral of Nôtre-Dame,Paris)
To celebrate the centenary of the building of the 50-stop 3-manual JW Walker organ, built in 1912 and fully restored by Mander Organs in 2011.
Max REGER (1873 – 1916) : Introduction and passacaglia in D minor
Charles TOURNEMIRE (1870 – 1939) : Petite Rapsodie improviée (Improvisation transcribed by Maurice DURUFLÉ)
César FRANCK (1822 – 1890) : 2ème Choral in B minor
Marcel DUPRE (1886-1971): Cortege et Litanie
Louis VIERNE (1870 – 1937) : Feux follets, Clair de lune, Carillon de Westminster
Olivier LATRY : Improvisation on submitted themes
“Quite simply, the finest organist I have ever heard” (Portland Press Herald)
“Latry…demonstrated a breathtaking mastery of the Disney Hall instrument” (LA Times, 20 February 2012) Read the whole review.
Friday 16th March, 7.45 pm
Admission £10, £5 students/pupils available at the door
See tickets for concerts for details
Read reviews of Latry’s recent performances of Messiaen.
Get a taste of Olivier Latry from this clip.