Naji HakimSimon Leach has a vast range of concert repertoire from Baroque to the modern day and specialises particularly in playing French Romantic and modern organ music. Recent recitals have included works by Couperin, Vierne, Langlais, Ducasse and Dupré. Simon specifically enjoys playing the compositions of Naji Hakim and performed the World Premiere of a new composition by Hakim at the beginning of 2017.

 

Examples of concert repertoire include:

Enrico M. Bossi – Etude Symphonique

Jean Roger -Ducasse – Pastorale

Hubert Parry – Fantasia and Fugue

Louis Vierne – Carillon de Westminster

John Stanley – Voluntary VIII in D minor (Op. 5)

Francois Couperin – i) Plainchant on the First Kyrie en Taille ii) Recit de Cromorne iii) Fugue on the Jeux de Anches

R Vaughan Williams – Rhosymedre

Naji Hakim – Toccata on the Introit of the Feast of the Ephiphany

Dietrich Buxtehude – Praeludium Bux WV 149

Marcel Dupré – Ave Maris Stella (from Le Tombeau de Titelouze)

Girolamo Frescobaldi – Bergamasca

Naji Hakim – i) J’ai trouvé celui que min coeur aime (from Le Bien-Aimé)

Madeleine Dring – Caribbean Dance (arranged by Thomas Trotter)

James MacMillan – Le Tombeau de George Rouault