Episode 159 – February 17, 2019

The King of Instruments is a one-hour show airing Sunday evenings at 6:00pm on Classic 107.3 FM in St. Louis. It is a joint production of the St. Louis AGO and the Organ Media Foundation. Hear it in the St. Louis region on 107.3 FM, 96.3 HD2, or you can listen online from anywhere in the world at rafstl.org.

Email us your questions, suggetstion, requests, and comments at koi@agostlouis.org

Subscribe to our weekly calendar podcast.This Sunday we listen to music in the form of Variations. We call this episode A Variety of Variations.
Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson

Playlist:
Title: Variations aur Lucis Creator (JA 27)
Composer: Jehan Alain
Organist: Jean-Baptiste Robin
Album: Alain – Complete Organ Works – Brilliant Classics 94233
Organ: 2004 III/79 Aubertin, Saint-Louis-en-l’Ile, Paris, France

Title: 6 Variations su us Psaume Huguenot, op. 1
Composer: André Isoir
Organist: Raymond Nagem
Album: Divine Splendor – Pro Organo CD 7265
Organ: 1954 IV/151 Aeolian-Skinner/Quimby, Cathedral of St. John the Divine, New York City, New York, USA
Sheetmusic: Purchase sheetmusic

Title: Aria quinti toni mit Variationen
Composer: Anton Estendorffer
Organist: Klaus Sonnleitner
Album: Kaleidoskop – Spektral SRL4-12107
Organ: 1774 IV/118 Krismann/Kogler, Monastery of St. Florian, St. Florian, Austria

Title: Variazioni per il Paggio Todesco
Composer: Bernardo Pasquini
Organist: Gaetano Magarelli
Album: Affetti e tastiature – Digressione Music DTT62
Organ: 17th c. I/9 , Immaculate Conception Church, Molfetta, Italy
Sheetmusic:

Title: Variations on Nicaea
Composer: David Briggs
Organist: Daryl Robinson
Album: American Fantasia – Gothic G-49315
Organ: 2004 IV/109 Rosales-Glatter-Götz, Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles, California, USA

calendar
Title: Wachet auf, ruf uns die Stimme (BWV 140) Manon Lafrance, Trumpet
Composer: JS Bach
Organist: Jacques Boucher
Album: Sound the Trumpet – ND BND-003
Organ: 1890 IV/122 Casavant, Basilique Notre-Dame, Montréal, Quebec, Canada
Sheetmusic: PDF

Title: Variations on America
Composer: Charles Ives
Organist: Andrew Peters
Album: American Variations – Regent REGCD 508
Organ: 1965 IV/60 Schantz, Second Presbyterian Church, St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Sheetmusic: PDF Purchase sheetmusic