Episode 13 – May 1, 2016

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In this week’s show we talk about the music of three composers with birthdays this week, Johannes Brahms, Marcel Dupré, and Leo Sowerby.


This episode has been underwritten by Allen Organs Midwest
Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson


Title: Neue Liebeslider waltzes, op. 65 – From the mountains, wave after wave
Composer: Johannes Brahms
Organists: Ken Cowan and Peter Stoltzfus
Album: Great Organbuilders of America: A Retrospective, Vol 13 – JAV 123
Organ: 1929 II/15 E.M. Skinner, Elm Court, Butler, Pennsylvania

Title: Prelude and Fugue in G minor
Composer: Johannes Brahms
Organist: Robert Bates
Album: Brahms – The Complete Organ Works – Pro Organo CD 7060
Organ: 1996 II/37 Bond, Holy Rosary Catholic Church, Portland, Oregon

Title: Herzlich tut mich erfreuen
Composer: Johannes Brahms
Organist: Jonathan Dimmock
Album: The Romance of the Organ – Arkay ARK6113
Organ: 1989 II/32 Frobenius, St. Stephen’s Episcopal, Belvedere, California

Title: Schmücke dich, o liebe Seele
Composer: Johannes Brahms
Organist: Chelsea Chen
Album: Live at Heinz Chapel
Organ: 1995 III/73 Reuter, University of Pittsburgh Heinz Chapel, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Title: Herzliebster Jesu
Composer: Johannes Brahms
Organist: Yoon-mi Lim
Album: Gifts from Above – Pro Organo CD 7205
Organ: 1997 III/70 Goulding and Wood, St. Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, Indiana

Title: Deux Esquisses, op. 41 no. 2 in B-flat minor
Composer: Marcel Dupré
Organist: Ken Cowan
Album: Ken Cowan plays The Great Organ – Pro Organo CD 7253
Organ: 1954 IV/151 Aeolian-Skinner/Quimby, Cathedral of St. John the Divine, New York City, New York

Title: Prélude et Fugue en Fa mineur, op. 7 no. 2
Composer: Marcel Dupré
Organist: Jeremy Filsell
Album: Marcel Dupré complete organ works Vol 1 – Guild GMCD 7156
Organ: 1979 III/47 Möller, St. Boniface Episcopal Church, Sarasota, Florida

Title: Quatre Motets, op. 9 – 4. Laudate Dominum
Composer: Marcel Dupré
Organist: Joseph Cullen, Andrew Reid and The Choir of Westminster Cathedral
Album: Vierne – Widor – Dupré Masses and Motets – Hyperion CDA66898
Organ: 1932 IV/75 Willis, Westminster Cathedral, London, England

Title: Cortege et Litanie, op. 19, no. 2
Composer: Marcel Dupré
Organist: Thomas Murray
Album: The French Collection – AFKA SK512
Organ: 1987 II/28 Schoenstein, S.S. Peter and Paul Church, San Francisco, California

Title: Land of Rest
Composer: Leo Sowerby
Organist: Andrew Peters
Organ: 1965 IV/60 Schantz, Second Presbyterian Church, St. Louis, Missouri

Title: Fast and Sinister from Organ Symphony in G
Composer: Leo Sowerby
Organist: Scott Bennett
Album: Fast and Sinister – Pro Organo CD 7147
Organ: 1952 IV/68 Reuter, Grace Episcopal Church, Charleston, South Carolina