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This Mander organ , ‘chamber’ in style visually, plays most convincingly repertoire of the 18th century and earlier. Ennis’s theme salutes the Diamond Jubilee through a gamut of composers from Byrd to Walton, though the instrument is slightly beyond its comfort zone with the larger movements of Walton. Recorded in the Egyptian Hall of The Mansion House, the ambience is both intimate and spacious. Ennis’s colourfully regis- tered playing is best in the quick-fingered textures of Daquin’s Le Coucou and Mozart’s ‘Twinkle, twinkle little star’ Variations, complete with chirping Nightingale stop. Unusual and enjoyable – and, with proceeds in aid of the City Music Foundation, for a good cause.

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