Episode 44 – December 4, 2016

This week we observe the second Sunday of Advent with settings of the Advent chorale Nun komm der Heiden Heiland, and we also remember César Franck who was born 194 years ago this week.
Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson
Playlist
Title: Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland
Composer: Andreas Kneller
Organist: Claude Lemieux
Album: Johann Sebastien Bach – Les Influences – Organum 231 012
Organ: 1974 III/19 Guilbault-Thérien, Cathedral of St. Anne, Pocatière, Québec, Canada

Title: Nun komm der Heiden Heiland
Composer: William Albright
Organist: Douglas Reed
Album: In Memoriam William Albright – Equilibrium EQ 35
Organ: 1998 III/87 CB Fisk, Minato Mirai Hall, Yokohama, Japan

Title: Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland
Composer: Johann Pachelbel
Organist: Werner Jacob
Album: Pachelbel – Organ Works – Virgin Classics 0777 7 59097 2 1
Organ: 1833 II/37 Callinet/Braye, Saint-Jean-Baptiste, Mollau, Alsace, France

Title: Partita On Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, op. 8 no. 1
Composer: Hugo Distler
Organist: John Brock
Album: A Tennessee Organ Tour – Raven OAR 270
Organ: 1974 III/74 Beckerath, First Presbyterian Church, Nashville, Tennessee, USA

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Title: Vieux Noël in re min. de l’Organiste
Composer: César Franck
Organist: Sergio Militello
Album: In Dulci Jubilo – Musiche Organistche per il S Natale – Rugginenti Editore RUS 553099.2.jpg
Organ: 1935 III/73 Mascioni, Cathedral of the Assumption, Savona, Italy

Title: Pastorale in sol magg.
Composer: François Couperin
Organist: Sergio Militello
Album: In Dulci Jubilo – Musiche Organistche per il S Natale – Rugginenti Editore RUS 553099.2.jpg
Organ: 1935 III/73 Mascioni, Cathedral of the Assumption, Savona, Italy

Title: Six Pieces, VI. Grande Piece Symphonique, Op. 17
Composer: César Franck
Organist: Michael Murray
Album: Cesar Franck, Complete Masterworks for Organ – Telarc CD-80234
Organ: 1888 III/54 Cavaillé-Coll, Basilica of St. Sernin, Toulouse, France