The Music of John Ogdon CDTHE MUSIC OF JOHN OGDON 2 CD SET

A double CD of music recorded in 1990 at Blackheath Concert Halls.

  • Piano Sonata No. 4 "The American Sonata"
  • Sonata for Unaccompanied Violin
  • Romance for Violin and Cello
  • Three Pieces for Violin and Piano
  • Sonata for Solo Cello
  • Twenty Five Preludes for Piano
  • Transcriptions of four Broadway Songs

Brenda Lucas Ogdon and Skye Atman, piano; Rachel Brown, flute; Peter Sheppard Skærved, violin; Raphael Sommer, cello.

It is available from Mrs. Brenda Ogdon for £9.95 incl. postage. Please order by e-mail or post via the Foundation.

John Ogdon 70th Anniversary CDJOHN OGDON 70th ANNIVERSARY 6 CD SET

This is a limited edition, 6 CD boxed set of the BBC Radio 3 Performance on 3 programmes broadcast on 29th, 30th and 31st January 2007 commemorating John Ogdon's 70th Anniversary.  See the full track list of recordings and voices.

It is available from the Foundation for a donation £20.00 incl. postage.

23rd Cheltenham Festival Duo Recital CDJOHN OGDON and BRENDA LUCAS CD

A duo recital CD from the 23rd Cheltenham Music Festival.

  • Variations on a Theme of Paganini by W.Lutoslawski (2 pianos)
  • Rondo in A minor, K.511 by Mozart (Brenda Lucas)
  • Sonata by I. Stravinsky (2 pianos)
  • Sonata No. 3 Op.40 by Alun Hoddinott (John Ogdon)
  • Concerto for Two Solo Pianos by I.Stravinsky

It is available from the Foundation for a donation £10.00 incl. postage.

The Piano Music of John Ogdon CDTHE PIANO MUSIC OF JOHN OGDON CD

The Piano Music of John Ogdon was recorded by Brenda Lucas Ogdon in 1991.  Read the review by Christopher Headington.  See the full track list, complete with audio samples.  It features:

  • Five Preludes (dedicated to Dennis Matthews)
  • Sonatina (dedicated to Brenda)
  • Piano Sonata No. 4 "An American Sonata" (dedicated to Brenda)
  • Twenty Five Preludes (dedicated to John Paul Getty)

It is available from the Foundation for a donation £12.00 incl. postage.

John Ogdon Popular Chopin CDJOHN OGDON PLAYS POPULAR CHOPIN CD

This is a 1969 recording of Ogdon playing a selection of popular Chopin works including the “Military” Polonaise, “Minute” Waltz, “Revolutionary” Study, “Raindrops” and the Première Ballade.  See the full track list.

It is available from the Foundation for a donation £12.00 incl. postage.

Variations CDVARIATIONS CD — BRENDA LUCAS

A selection of piano music performed by Brenda Lucas Ogdon including works by Mozart, Chopin, Rachmaninov, Liszt and some John Ogdon transcriptions of popular ballads. 

It is available from the Foundation for a donation £10.00 incl. postage.

South Bank Show DVDSOUTH BANK SHOW DVD

The John Ogdon Foundation can provide you with a DVD featuring John Ogdon appearing in the South Bank Show, hosted by Melvyn Bragg and first aired on Sunday March 19th, 1989.

It is available from the Foundation for a donation £12.00 incl. postage.

The Young John Ogdon bookJOHN OGDON THE COMPOSER

John Ogdon The Composer by Callum Thomson.

An introduction to the works and style of John Ogdon with illustrations and background information.  This is useful study material which discusses what inspired and directed Ogdon's own compositions, and includes a list of published works.

It is available from the Foundation for a donation £12.00 incl. postage.

The Young John Ogdon bookTHE YOUNG JOHN OGDON

The Young John Ogdon by Marjorie E. Wood.

The biography of John Ogdon, The Young John Ogdon by Marjorie Wood, is available to anyone interested in receiving a copy.  It is a highly readable account of the extraordinary childhood and musical development of John Ogdon in his early years.

Note: This has sold out but a reprint is under consideration.