Farewell concert Geert Bierling 

Final concert as city organist 
  • Sun 25 Sep ’22
    15:00 - 16:20
    doors open 13:45
    Grote Zaal
    past

For 25 years, the Doelen organ was synonymous with Geert Bierling. In the 2022/2023 season, however, Rotterdam’s city organist will rightfully retire. For his last concert in de Doelen, Geert received carte blanche, so he can make a vast programme. What Bierling will play, is still a secret.

programme

Elgar Pomp and Circumstance March No. 4 in G major (for organ and four horns) | Händel Pasticcio Concerto (for two organs and four horns_)  Piazzolla meets Händel | Mussorgsky Night on the Bald Mountain (for organ and four horns) | My feet are killing me (improvisation for six feet) | Bach

credits

Geert Bierling Doelen organ | Adriaan Hoek  room organ | David Fernández, Wendy Leliveld, Pierre Buijzer, Felix Peijenborgh hoorn | Carlos y Mirella dance