St John's Co-Cathedral

Meditations: Concert during Advent by Organist Christian A. Almada

The St John’s Co-Cathedral Foundation proudly presents an ‘Advent Meditation Concert‘ on Friday 4 December 2020, at 19:30 hrs, at St John’s Co-Cathedral, Valletta Malta. The organ concert will be performed by Christian A. Almada, organist at The Papal Basilica of St Paul Outside the Walls, Rome, Italy.

Agħfas hawn għall-meditazzjonijiet bil-Malti
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MASCIONI ORGAN: III – P/39 op. 794 (1960)

PROGRAMME
J.S.  BACH                            

(1685-1750)                           

Nun komm’ der Heiden Heiland (BWV 599)

Nun komm’ der Heiden Heiland (BWV 659)

Kommst du nun, Jesu, von Himmel herunter (BWV 650)

Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme (BWV 645)

 

CHARLES-MARIE WIDOR   

(1844-1937)

from Bach’s Memento:

IV. Marche du Veilleur de Nuit

 

DOM P. BENOIT

(1893-1979)

from Pieces d’argue pour l’année liturgique:

Pour l’Avent: ‘Rorate caeli’ et ‘Venez Divin Messie’

 

P.A. YON                                

(1886-1943)

“Advent” (First Religious suite for organ):

Prelude (Rorate Coe li)

Introit (Veni Emmanuel)

Offertory (Veni Domine)

Communion (Ave Maria)

Finale (Creator alme siderum)

 

D EMESSIEUX

(1921-1968)

from “Twelve Choral Preludeson Gregorian Chant Themes for Organ” (op. 8):

Rorate Caeli (Choral orné)

 

KARG-ELERT

(1877-1933)

from “Drei Symphonische Choräle” (op. 87)

N° 1: Ach blieb mit deiner Gnade

 

This event is organised by The St John’s Co-Cathedral Foundation.

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