Episode 62, April 9, 2017

This week we celebrate Palm Sunday with music appropriate for the day, and explore music for the liturgical season of Passion-tide. Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson Playlist Title: Holy Week – Palm Sunday Composer: Gerre Hancock Organist: Todd Wilson,

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Episode 61 – April 2, 2017

This week we go to the North of England, to the largest Gothic Cathedral in Northern Europe to explore the York Minster legacy. Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson Playlist Title: Fantasy on Ton-y-Botel Composer: T Tertius Noble Organist: Allen Shaffer Album: Rose Windows … Continue readingEpisode 61 – April 2, 2017

Episode 60 – March 26, 2017

Following up on our all-Bach show, an episode of all-Baroque music from Iberia, the British Isles, and Germany. Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson Title: Tiento XV de Batalla Composer: Juan Cabanilles Organist: Robert Bates Album: Órganos Históricos de Oaxaca, México, Vol 3 – … Continue readingEpisode 60 – March 26, 2017

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Episode 59 – March 19, 2017

With the birthday of Johann Sebastian Bach fast approaching, we celebrate today with organs from Bach’s time and home.. Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson Playlist Title: Praeludium, Largo und Fuge C-dur (BWV 545) Composer: JS Bach Organist: Gottfried Preller Album: Bach in Arnstadt … Continue readingEpisode 59 – March 19, 2017

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Episode 57 – March 5, 2017

This week on the birthday of Arthur Foote, we visit some early American organ music. Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson Playlist Title: Oriental Sketch, op. 41 no. 5 August 8, 2012 Composer: Arthur Foote Organist: Jens Korndörfer Album: Jens Korndörfer Performs – Organ: … Continue readingEpisode 57 – March 5, 2017

Episode 55 – February 19, 2017

This week we celebrate passing anniversaries of three composers, Jean Langlais, Niels Gade, and Edward Elgar. Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson Playlist Title: Incantation pour un jour Saint Composer: Jean Langlais Organist: Colin Walsh Album: Organ Music by Dupré, Langlais, Messiaen, Ropartz, Vierne … Continue readingEpisode 55 – February 19, 2017

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Episode 53 – February 5, 2017

We start our second year with the organs of Henry Willis, the foremost organ builder of Victorian England. Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson Playlist Title: Scherzo (Dix pieces, no. 8) Composer: Eugčne Gigout Organist: Andrew Lucas Album: Organ Showpieces from Saint Paul Cathedral … Continue readingEpisode 53 – February 5, 2017

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Episode 51 – January 22, 2017

This week we celebrate the birthday of Joseph Casavant, the first Casavant to build organs in Canada, and father of the two Casavant Brothers whose company is still building organs today. Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson Playlist Title: DeuxiZème Symphonie en ré mineur, … Continue readingEpisode 51 – January 22, 2017

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Episode 50 – January 15, 2017

This week we recognize the uniquely American tradition of a presidential inauguration by playing music of composers, organists, and organs that are all uniquely American themselves. Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson Playlist Title: Acclamation and Song Composer: Robert Shafer Organist: Haig Mardirosian Album: … Continue readingEpisode 50 – January 15, 2017

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Episode 46 – December 18, 2016

This week we observe the fourth Sunday of Advent and prepare ourselves for the arrival of Christmas. Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson Playlist opening Title: Hört, es singt und klingt mit Schalle Composer: Herbert Paulmichl Organist: Huw Williams Album: Christmas Organ Music From … Continue readingEpisode 46 – December 18, 2016

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