Organ | Paulo Bernardino – Free Admission 🗓 🗺


In a recital filled with the grandeur and mysticism of the pipe organ, Paulo Bernardino presents himself in a recital at the Church of Santa Cruz de Coimbra with an eclectic repertoire full of meaning and musical content. Beginning with J.S. Bach, the celebrated organist will play pieces by the Coimbra resident Carlos Seixas, by Joel Canhão, Sweelinck and Karg-Elert. This is a unique opportunity to listen to these plays, played in the organ of the church of Santa Cruz, emblematic place of the city of Coimbra and the history of Portugal.


1. J. S. Bach (1685-1750)
– Prelude in C m – BWV 921
– Partite diverse “The Gott, Du Frommer Gott!” – BWV 767
Partitas I to IX

2. J.P. Sweelinck (1562-1621)
– Echo Fantasia

3. Carlos Seixas (1704 – 1742)
– Sonata for Organ in Sol M – MSK 48

4. Joel Canhão (1927 – 2010)
– Triptych
1. Echoes on flutes; 2. Recitative; 3. Dialogue

5. Sigfrid Karg-Elert (1877-1933)
– Lobet den Hern mit Pauken und Zimbeln schön ”

Player: Paulo Bernardino

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Coimbra, Sé Nova, Santa Cruz, Almedina e São Bartolomeu, CBR, Coimbra, Baixo Mondego, Centro, 3000-062, Portugal Map

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