Episode 160 – February 24, 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.

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This Sunday we add Brass and Percussion into the mix with a show titled Bring on the Brass.
Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson

Playlist:
Title: Grand Chorus in Dialogue
Composer: Eugène Gigout
Organist: E Power Biggs
Album: Music for Organ, Brass and Percussion – 1972 – Columbia M313193.jpg
Organ: 1958 IV/95 Moller, St. George’s Church, New York City, New York, USA
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Title: Septimi Tempi Gaudete Brass
Composer: Robin Dinda
Organist: Robert Benjamin Dobey
Album: Conversations in Time – Pro Organo CD 7242
Organ: 1996 II/23 Schoenstein, Grace Episcopal Church, Sheboygan, Wisconsin, USA
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Title: Sonata da Camera Empire Brass
Composer: GF Handel
Organist: William Kuhlman
Album: Baroque Music for Brass and Organ – Telarc CD-80614
Organ: 1978 III/65 Sipe, Luther College, Decorah, Iowa, USA

Title: If Thou But Suffer God to Guide Thee The Missouri Brass Quintet
Composer: Lloyd Pfautsch
Organist: John Obetz
Album: Festival of Organ and Brass – RBW RBWCD008
Organ: 1993 IV/102 Casavant, Reorganized Church of Latter Day Saints Peace Temple, Independence, Missouri, USA

Title: Wir eilen mit schwachen, doch mmsigne Schritten (Cantata BWV 78, Jesu der du meine Seele), Empire Brass
Title: A Mighty Fortress Is Our God (Cantata BWV 80, Ein feste Burg ist under Gott), Empire Brass
Composer: JS Bach
Organist: Douglas Major
Album: A Bach Festival for Brass and Organ – Angel/EMI Classics 0946 3 31544 2 1
Organ: 1963 IV/186 EM Skinner/Aeolian-Skinner, National Cathedral, Washington, DC, USA

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Title: Wachef 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: Baroque Suite for Brass and Organ – I. Overture
Composer: Richard Webster
Organist: Richard Webster
Album: Brass Organ Quires – Advent Press
Organ: 1921 IV/59 EM Skinner/Thompson-Allen, St. Luke Episcopal Church, Evanston, Illinois, USA

Title: Marche triomphale for organ, brass and timpani The Millar Brass Ensemble
Composer: Louis Vierne
Organist: Wolfgang Rübsam
Album: The University of Chicago Centennial Celebration Musical Offerings Vol 1
Organ: 1928 IV/132 EM Skinner/Schantz, University of Chicago, Rockefeller Chapel, Chicago, Illinois, USA