'Resurrexi!': Organ music for the Risen Christ

  • St Matthew's Church Northampton England

Olivier Messiaen  Joie et Clarté des Corps Glorieux

Jeanne Demessieux  Douze Choral Préludes sur des thèmes grégoriens
6. Hosana Filio David                                      
5. Vexilla Regis                                    
7. O Filii et Filiae

Alan Ridout  Three Resurrection Dances

A former Director of Music, Ben returns to St Matthew's Church, Northampton to give the Easter Day organ recital. Twentieth-century composers from both sides of the channel offer musical responses to the resurrection narrative. The recital precedes Choral Evensong, sung by the choir of St Matthew's Church at 6.30pm.