Episode 40 – November 6, 2016

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We escape all the clamor of this week’s election and embrace the shortening daylight hours with a trip to Norway.
Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson
Title: The Bells of Nidaros Cathedral – Organ Fantasy, op. 37b
Composer: Ludvig Nielsen
Organist: James Hicks
Album: Nordic Journey – Pro Organo CD 7239
Organ: 1929 III/74 Setterquist, Linkoping Cathedral, Linkoping, Sweden

Title: Christ, unser Herr, zum Jordan kam (BWV 684)
Composer: JS Bach
Organist: James Johnstone
Album: JS Bach Clavier-Übung III – Metronome MET CD 1094
Organ: 1739 II/54 Wagner/Ahrend, Nidaros Cathedral, Trondheim, Norway

Title: Norwegian Religious Folktunes – I. Longing For Beloved Jerusalem, II. II. Think, When Once the Dimness Clears, III. Sweetest Jesu, VI. Gladly Will I Journey, V. Grant Me, God, a Little Space
Trumpeter: David Kuehn
Composer: Øistein Sommerfeldt
Organist: Calvert Johnson
Album: From The Mountain Top – Fleur de Son FDS 57997
Organ: 2003 II/32 Rosales, St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church, Atlanta, Georgia, USA

Title: Suite from Holberg’s Time – Air and Gavotte
Composer: Edvard Grieg
Organist: David Enlow
Album: Piano à l’Orgue – Pro Organo CD 7267
Organ: 1916 III/42 Casavant, The Church of the Resurrection, New York, New York, USA

Title: Toccata on Nun Danket alle Gott
Composer: Egil Hovland
Organist: Philip Rushforth
Album: Philip Rushforth plays the organs of Southwell Minster and Chester Cathedral – OxRecs OXCD-103
Organ: 1994 IV/66 Nicholson and Co, Southwell Minster (Screen Organ), Southwell, England

Title: Lyrische Suite, op. 54, transcribed by Thomas Heywood
Composer: Edvard Grieg
Organist: Thomas Heywood
Album: Krazy Bout Kotzschmar! – Pro Organo CD 7236
Organ: 1927 V/102 Austin, The City Hall Auditorium, Portland, Maine, USA

Title: Symphonie Romaine – III. Cantiléne August 5, 2012
Composer: Charles-Marie Widor
Organist: Jens Korndörfer
Album: Jens Korndörfer Performs
Organ: 1997 III/61 Rieger, Bergen Cathedral, Bergen, Norway

Title: Exultate, op. 74
Composer: Knut Nystedt
Organist: Philip Scriven
Album: Sounds of Cranleigh – Regent REGCD398
Organ: 2010 III/39 Mander, Cranleigh School, Cranleigh, England