Episode 180 – July 21, 2019

We continue our J-themed month with Just Baroque! Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein Playlist: Title: Prelude and Fugue in E major Composer: Vincent Lübeck Organist: Réjean Poirier Album: Historic Organs of Montréal – Organ Historical Society OHS-99 Organ: 1993 II/25 Letourneau, Église Saint-Gilbert, Montréal, Quebec, … Continue readingEpisode 180 – July 21, 2019

Episode 179 – July 14, 2019

We continue our J-themed month with organbuilders that start with J. Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson Playlist: Title: Prelude Composer: Fanny Mendelssohn Organist: Joanne Vollendorf Album: Historic Organs of Michigan – OHS OHS-95 Organ: 1892 II/22 Jardine, Trinity Episcopal, Detroit, Michigan, USA Title: … Continue readingEpisode 179 – July 14, 2019

Episode 178 – July 7, 2019

We start off a month of J-themed episodes with this first one, Jubilation! Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson Playlist: Title: Jubilee Composer: Leo Sowerby Organist: Eric Plutz Album: Denver Jubilee – Pro Organo CD7254 Organ: 1938 IV/96 Kimball, St. John’s Cathedral, Denver, Colorado, … Continue readingEpisode 178 – July 7, 2019

Episode 177 – June 23, 2019

This week we listen to instruments built by the C.B. Fisk company of Gloucester, Massachusetts. Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson Playlist: Title: Fanfare Composer: John Cook Organist: Christian Lane Album: Sounds of the Yard – Organ: 2011 III/54 CB Fisk, Memorial Church, Harvard … Continue readingEpisode 177 – June 23, 2019

Episode 175, June 9, 2019

This week we hear one of the great 20th-century concertos for Organ, Strings, and Timpani, and some other French (and Canadian) repertoire. Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson Playlist: Title: Presto in B-flat major Composer: Francis Poulenc Organist: Ken Cowan Album: Art of the … Continue readingEpisode 175, June 9, 2019

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Episode 175 – June 2, 2019

This week we celebrate Edward Elgar’s birthday and 108 years of the Wanamaker Organ. Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson Playlist: Title: Orb and Sceptre (Coronation March, 1953) Composer: William Walton Organist: Nigel Potts Album: British Fantasies and Fanfares – Herald HAVPCD 344 Organ: … Continue readingEpisode 175 – June 2, 2019

Episode 170 – May 5, 2017

This month’s episodes are all focused on the letter I, and we begin with an hour of Improvisation. Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson Playlist: Composer: Improvisation Organist: Gerre Hancock Album: Fanfare – Gothic 49038 Organ: 1956 IV/158 Aeolian-Skinner, St. Thomas Church, Fifth Avenue … Continue readingEpisode 170 – May 5, 2017

Episode 169 – April 28, 2019

This we ask once again, “Who needs an orchestra?”. Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson Playlist: Title: March of the Toys Composer: Victor Herbert Organist: Robert Cundick and John Longhurst Album: A Tabernacle Organ Duo Extravaganza – Argo 430426-2 Organ: 1947 V/206 Aeolian-Skinner/Schoenstein, Mormon … Continue readingEpisode 169 – April 28, 2019

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Episode 168 – April 21, 2019

This week’s episode explores organ music by American composer Leo Sowerby. Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson Playlist: All works by Leo Sowerby Title: Carillon Organist: William Watkins Album: Leo Sowerby Works for Organ – Raven OAR 310 Organ: 1949 III/60 Aeolian-Skinner, First Presbyterian … Continue readingEpisode 168 – April 21, 2019

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Episode 166 – April 7, 2019

Tonight’s episode is the conclusion of the Member’s Recital as performed on Monday, March 25 at Third Baptist Church, as well as some live recordings made on the Friday Pipes series at Third Baptist. This episode was sponsored by Ladue Chapel Presbyterian Church who presents … Continue readingEpisode 166 – April 7, 2019

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Episode 165 – March 31, 2019

Tonight’s episode is the first portion of the Member’s Recital as performed on Monday, March 25 at Third Baptist Church! Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson Organ: 1947 III/72 Kilgen/Moller/Reuter, Third Baptist Church, St. Louis, Missouri Playlist: Organist: William Sullivan Title: Improvised Introduction Title: … Continue readingEpisode 165 – March 31, 2019

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Episode 163 – March 17, 2019

Continuing our H theme this month, we listen to works based on Hymntunes. Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson Playlist: Title: Be thou my vision Composer: Zsolt Gárdonyi Organist: Philip Scriven Album: Piping Blues – Regent REGCD304 Organ: 1861 IV/96 Holdich/Hill, Norman and Beard, … Continue readingEpisode 163 – March 17, 2019

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