Episode 157 – February 3, 2019

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This Sunday marks 210 years since the birth of Felix Mendelssohn, so we’re spending the hour with Mendelssohn and Friends.
Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson

Playlist:
Title: Sonata in A major, op. 65, no. 3
Composer: Felix Mendelssohn
Organist: Andrew Shenton
Album: Virtuoso – Ethereal Recordings ER-119
Organ: 1928 IV/135 EM Skinner/Mander, Princeton University Chapel, Princeton, New Jersey, USA
Sheetmusic: PDF Purchase sheetmusic

Title: The War March of the Priests from ‘Athalie’
Composer: Felix Mendelssohn
Organist: Thomas Trotter
Album: The Grand Organ of Birmingham Town Hall – CDA66216
Organ: 1837 V/112 Hill/Mander, Birmingham Town Hall, Birmingham, England
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Title: Tonstucke, op. 22

  • I. Moderato – [ ] – Tempo I – Adagio
  • II. Allegretto
  • III. Allegretto con fuoco

  • Composer: Niels Gade
    Organist: Iain Quinn
    Album: Tender is the North – Chandos CHAN 10581
    Organ: 1962 IV/95 Harrison and Harrison, Coventry Cathedral, Coventry, England
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    Title: Prelude for Organ in F major Edited by Barbara Harbach
    Composer: Fanny Mendelssohn
    Organist: Brenda Lynne Leach
    Album: Windswept – Pro Organo CD 7237
    Organ: 2002 IV/89 Berghaus, St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, USA

    Title: Prelude and Fugue no. 1 in C minor, op. 37
    Composer: Felix Mendelssohn
    Organist: Angela Kraft Cross
    Album: Felix Mendelssohn – A 200th Birthday Album – Compass Audio CA7125
    Organ: 1801 III/20 Pike, St. Margaret Lothbury, London, England
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    Title: Fuge d-Moll
    Composer: Felix Mendelssohn
    Organist: Peter Planyavsky
    Album: Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy: Das Orgelwerk – Motette CD11291
    Organ: 1985 III/55 Pirchner, St. Augustin, Perchtoldsdorf, Austria

    Title: Sonata No.5, D major
    Composer: Felix Mendelssohn
    Organist: Felix Hell
    Album: Mendelssohn at Methuen – Felix Hell FHCD0504
    Organ: 1947 IV/112 Aeolian-Skinner, Methuen Music Hall, Methuen, Massachusetts, USA
    Sheetmusic: PDF Purchase sheetmusic