Elegy for Organ [George Thomas Thalben-Ball] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. (Music Sales America). George Thalben-Ball’s elegy for. Regent Classic brings you this Musical Tutorial Series. Jonathan Kingston introduces and plays George Thalben Ball’s Elegy. Watch the video here. George Thalben-Ball: Elegy For Organ, George Thalben-Ball’s elegy for organ. ( NOV) en-GB.

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George Thalben-Ball

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. I would highly recommend this to any organist. Close X Learn about Digital Video. A regular radio broadcaster, Thalben-Ball also carried out numerous performances in many concert venues, not only in Britain; he gave the inaugural recitals on the organs of the Royal Albert Hall where he thalbem the post of curator organist and the BBC Concert Hall. Look inside 1 Look inside 1 Instrument: Even when he was playing baroque repertoire, there would be many registration changes, ample swell pedal and dramatic contrasts in volume.

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By signing up you consent with the terms in our Privacy Policy. This recording was followed by a number of others on the HMV label. Be respectful of artists, readers, and your fellow reviewers. This page was last edited on 18 Decemberat A “basic” repertoire piece; if you don’t have This has 69 speaking stops spread over 3 manuals and pedals.


This piece originated in an improvisation which Thalben-Ball played at the end of a live BBC daily religious service during World War II, when the service finished a couple of minutes earlier than expected. Close X Learn about Smart Music. Careful shading of the swell boxes with regard to the georye crescendo is also an important feature. The following two tabs change content below. We’ll instantly send an email containing product info and a link to it.

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I have had a passion for church organs since the tender age of Inhe succeeded Walford Davies as organist and director of the Temple Church choir, a post he held for nearly 60 years. Used to contact you regarding your review.

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Noble English organs with sturdy foundations and orchestral tones are ideal vehicles for performing this piece, suggests Jonathan Kingston, who performs the piece for us here. Bringing on a full Swell with balp box closed, he builds the ensemble, gradually adding stops up to Fifteenth and eventually mixtures and a Great reed at the climax.

So many listeners to the broadcast telephoned the BBC to ask what the composition was, that he decided to write down his improvisation as well as he could remember it.

Close X Learn about MP3s. The Temple Church, where George was organist for many years Noble English organs with sturdy foundations and orchestral tones are ideal vehicles for performing this piece, suggests Jonathan Kingston, who performs the piece for us here.


This name will appear next to your review. Retrieved from ” https: He became Director of Music at the Temple Church in London, as well as City Organist at Birmingham Town Hall, and his name is still held with great wlegy by the majority of organists.

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Review Guidelines Explain exactly why you liked or disliked the product. It sounds tthalben and does not require too much work to prepare. Under his direction, the choir achieved in international fame with its recording of Mendelssohn’s Hear My Prayerfeaturing Ernest Lough as the treble soloist.

Inhe was appointed Birmingham City Organist and Birmingham University Organist, a post he held for three decades.

The performance drops away quickly from the georgs to the opening dynamic, knocking off stops using a couple of Great pistons and manipulating the Swell box. You may also enter a personal message. In he was awarded the Lambeth degree of Doctor of Music. If you do not wish to be contacted, leave it blank.