The Village of Thixendale

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High Wolds Heritage Group

The book “Forty Years in Thixendale” is available from the Old Post Office, the Village Hall and from Pauline Foster at a cost of £6.95.

Music CDs

We have three original CDs available, all recorded in the village.

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Dr Francis Jackson plays St Mary’s Church Organ, Thixendale

  1. Six Sonatas for Organ-Number 3 (Mendelssohn)
  2. Air and Gavotte (Samuel Wesley)
  3. Georgian Suite: Prelude… (Francis Jackson)
  4. …Invention
  5. …Gavot
  6. …Sarabande
  7. …Fugue
  8. …Jig
  9. Berceuse (Louis Vierne)
  10. Carrilon (Louis Vierne)

This CD is priced at £8 (excl p&p).

The Relaxing Sounds of Thixendale Volume 1: The Melsa Consort

  1. Exultate Deo (Palestrina)
  2. O salutaris hostia (Rossini)
  3. Bogoroditsye Dyevo (Rachmaninov)
  4. Cantique de Jean Rancine (Faure)
  5. Dove Sei (from Rodelinda by Handel)
  6. Dem Bones (arr. Phyllis Tate)
  7. Deep River (arr. Parker and Shaw)
  8. Jonah (arr. Brian Hughes)
  9. Largo and Allegro from sonata in B flat (Loeillet de Gant)
  10. Come live with me and be my love (John Rutter)
  11. Draw on, sweet night
  12. When daisies pied
  13. La ci darem (from Don Giovanni by Mozart)
  14. Somewhere over the rainbow (arr. Guy Turner)
  15. Tea for two (arr. Peter Gritton)
  16. Autumn Leaves (arr. Andrew Carter)
  17. Name that tune (Grayston Ives)
  18. The Lord bless you and keep you (John Rutter)

This CD is priced at £5 (excl p&p).

The Relaxing Sounds of Thixendale Volume 2: The Sounds of a Wolds Village

Three of these tracks were performed by the Melsa Consort and were recorded live in St Mary’s Church, Thixendale, in June 2003. All tracks were recorded in Thixendale.

  1. Dawn chorus (30 minutes, the sun rises slowly here)
  2. Waterfall (10 minutes)
  3. Come live with me and be my love
  4. Draw on, sweet night
  5. Yorkshire Dialect Poems (performed by Mrs Kate Moore)
  6. The Lord bless you and keep you

This CD is priced at £5 (excl p&p).

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