Thomas Heywood

Thomas Heywood
Sunday, September 25, 2016, 4:00 p.m.
First Plymouth Church
2000 D Street
Lincoln, Nebraska

As the only professional concert organist in Australian history, Thomas Heywood is celebrated for his unique ability to make the greatest music of all time come alive on the King of Instruments. With an ever-growing repertoire of over 5,000 works, more than two dozen acclaimed recordings, and more than 6,000 pipes in the Lied Organ, Thomas Heywood will take listeners “Down Under” in an exuberant and entertaining, engaging and eclectic recital.


Chris Marks will give a pre-performance talk at 3 p.m. in the Chapel

Introduction and Allegro (First movement)
from the ‘London’ Symphony in D, No. 104
Franz Joseph Haydn (1732-1809),
transcribed by Sir John Stainer (1840-1901)

Prelude to Act I from La Traviata
Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901),
transcribed by Thomas Heywood (b.1974)

Grand Choeur Dialogué
Eugène Gigout (1844-1925)

Allegretto [2nd mvt]
from Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92, No. 104
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827),
transcribed by Thomas Heywood (b.1974)

Divertissement – Variation dansée (Pizzicati)
from the Ballet Sylvia, Act III No. 20
Clément Philibert Léo Delibes (1836-1891),
transcribed by Thomas Heywood (b.1974)

Carillon de Westminster
from Pièces de Fantaisie – Troisième suite, Op. 54 No. 6
Louis Vierne (1870-1937)


Polonaise in A major [‘Military’ Polonaise], Op. 40 No. 1
Frédéric François Chopin (1810-1849),
transcribed by William Thomas Best (1826-1897)

Organ Sonata in D minor [2nd and 3rd movements]
William Thomas Best (1826-1897)
i. Romanza
ii. Finale [Allegro
and Hymnus Popularis]

Radetzky March, Op. 228
Johann Strauss, Snr (1804-1849),
transcribed by Thomas Heywood (b.1974)

Prière (For Flute solo)
Giuseppe Gariboldi (1833-1905),
transcribed by William Thomas Best (1826-1897)

Carillon-Sortie [in D major]
Henri Mulet (1878-1967)

Single tickets are available at the door:
Regular Admission $20
Senior $15
Youth 18 & under—FREE!
Students with current student ID—FREE

If you ordered season tickets, we will have them waiting for you at the door. Please have a check ready, made out to Lincoln Organ Showcase.