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1916 Reger 2016: The Chorale Fantasias


  • October 23, 2016


  • 20:00 - 21:30


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This autumn, Dublin-based organist David Leigh is presenting a series of recitals to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the death of Max Reger on the 1902 Willis organ of St Patrick’s Cathedral.
Each recital will feature one of the seven great Reger Chorale Fantasias alongside pieces that either influenced it or were influenced by it, most notably music by J S Bach.  David Leigh, Assistant Organist of St Patrick’s Cathedral, is a renowned interpreter of Reger’s music and this is a rare opportunity to hear all seven fantasias in one series.

11 September: Ein feste Burg

18 September: Freu dich sehr, meine Seele

25 September: Wie shön leucht uns die Morgenstern

2 October: Straf’ mich nicht in deinem Zorn

9 October: Alle Menschen müssen sterben

16 October: Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme

23 October: Hallelujah! Gott zu loben

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1916 Reger 2016: The Chorale Fantasias


  • October 23, 2016


  • 20:00 - 21:30


  • Category:

Get tickets
Add to your calendar

This autumn, Dublin-based organist David Leigh is presenting a series of recitals to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the death of Max Reger on the 1902 Willis organ of St Patrick’s Cathedral.
Each recital will feature one of the seven great Reger Chorale Fantasias alongside pieces that either influenced it or were influenced by it, most notably music by J S Bach.  David Leigh, Assistant Organist of St Patrick’s Cathedral, is a renowned interpreter of Reger’s music and this is a rare opportunity to hear all seven fantasias in one series.

11 September: Ein feste Burg

18 September: Freu dich sehr, meine Seele

25 September: Wie shön leucht uns die Morgenstern

2 October: Straf’ mich nicht in deinem Zorn

9 October: Alle Menschen müssen sterben

16 October: Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme

23 October: Hallelujah! Gott zu loben