8th August: Lunchtime Concert – Elizabeth & John Arkell (Organ)

At this Tuesdays Till Two summer concert we are delighted to welcome the Organist and Director of Music at St John’s, Elizabeth Arkell, and her husband John, who is Organist and Head of Academic Music at Oundle School. They will be performing a programme of organ duets, on the newly rebuilt St John’s Organ, which is 100 years old this year.

As usual the café will be open from noon, serving a range of hot drinks and homemade quiche, cakes,scones etc. All profits from the café will go to The Green Backyard.

The concert will begin promptly at 1pm. Admission is free, but those who are able to afford it are asked to make a donation. The suggested amount is £4.

The programme will include the following duets:

A Fancy for two to play (Thomas Tomkins)
Concerto in C major (J S Bach, after Ernst, arr. Machella)
Duet for Organ (Samuel Wesley)
Variations on an Easter Theme (O Filii et Filiae) (John Rutter)
Danse Macabre (Saint-Saens, arr. Cameron)