Regent Classic brings you this Musical Tutorial Series. Jonathan Kingston introduces and plays George Thalben Ball’s Elegy. Watch the video here.

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If you would like to watch the video tutorial right now — here it is: In he was awarded the Lambeth degree of Doctor of Music. From that time until his knighthood, he was generally known by his colleagues as Walford Davies had been known before him simply as “Doctor”.

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Make a wish list for gifts, suggest standard repertoire, let students thablen-ball which books to buy, boast about pieces you’ve mastered: For many years he taught at the Royal College of Music, where his students included Meredith Davieslater to find fame as a conductor.

Thalben-Balls “Elegy” has been beloved since before he wrote it down! This page was last edited on 18 Decemberat This piece originated in an improvisation which Thalben-Ball played at the end of a live Thalben-hall daily religious service during World War II, when the service finished a couple of minutes earlier than expected.

Under his direction, the choir achieved in international fame with its recording of Mendelssohn’s Hear My Thalben-gallfeaturing Ernest Lough as the treble soloist. You can also download at any time in your Digital Library. Jonathan then moves into the thalben-all section where the theme is played entirely on the Great division with a slightly larger Swell registration coupled, adding stops on thalben-baall Great with a Swell crescendo.


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It remains a much-played classic today, and is still beautiful and effective.

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We do not use or store email addresses from this form for any other purpose than sending your share email. He was twice married: To create a music list, please sign in. Easily share your music lists with friends, students, and the world. His style of performance like that of his younger contemporary Virgil Fox in the USA was rooted in the 19th century, and made full use of every facility of the modern organ.

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Used to contact you regarding your review. The level of his talent can be gleaned from the fact that he played the solo part in the first performance by an English-trained pianist of Rachmaninoff ‘s famously difficult Piano Concerto No. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. 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 respect by the majority of organists.


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Careful shading of the swell boxes with regard to the central crescendo is also an important feature. This site uses cookies: So thalben-bal, 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. The following two tabs change content below.