31 Aug 2015

Tournemire the Improviser

From Composer of the Week, 4:00 pm on 31 August 2015
Charles Tournemire in 1910

Charles Tournemire in 1910 Photo: Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons

The work of French organist and composer Charles Tournemire is not well-known, but has a following amongst French organ enthusiasts, a group that includes Michael Stewart, Director of Music at Wellington's Cathedral of St Paul.  This episode looks at Tournemire the improviser.

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