Episode 45 – December 11, 2016

This week we observe the third Sunday of Advent with settings of the Advent chorale In dulci jubilo, and we also remember Joseph Jongen who was born 143 years ago this week.
Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson
Playlist
Title: Sortie on In dulci jubilo
Composer: David Briggs
Organist: Paul Walton
Album: Rejoice and Be Merry! – Regent REGCD 406
Organ: 1907 IV/66 Walker/Mander, Bristol Cathedral, Bristol, England

Title: Choraleworks, Set 1 – 6. In dulci jubilo
Composer: Gerald Near
Organist: Steven Egler
Album: The Organ Music of Gerald Near – White Pine WCD-203
Organ: 1997 III/61 Casavant, Central Michigan University Recital Hall, Mount Pleasant, Michigan, USA

Title: Variations on In dulci jubilo
Composer: Denis Bédard
Organist: David Lamb
Album: A Joyous Yuletide Journey
Organ: 1994 II/22 Schantz, First Presbyterian Church, Jeffersonville, Indiana, USA

Title: In quiet joy
Composer: Marcel Dupré
Organist: George Baker
Album: Dupré Complete Works Vol 13 – Naxos 8.554542
Organ: 2000 III/59 Aeolian-Skinner/JF Dupont, Perkins Chapel, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, USA

Title: In dulci Jubilo (BWV 729)
Composer: JS Bach
Organist: David Leigh
Album: Christmas from Dublin – Regent REGCD418
Organ: 1902 IV/72 Willis/Harrison and Harrison, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Dublin, Ireland

Title: Toccatina In dulci jubilo
Composer: Hendrik Andriessen
Organist: Robert Grogan
Album: In Dulci Jubilo: Christmas Music for the organ – Gothic G49069
Organ: 1964 IV/152 Moller, Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception (Great Organ), Washington, D.C., USA

Title: Improvisation on In dulci jubilo (German Folk Tune)
Organist: Gerre Hancock
Album: Christmas Improvisations – Gothic G49109
Organ: 1956 IV/158 Aeolian-Skinner, St. Thomas Church, Fifth Avenue (Chancel), New York City, New York, USA

Title: Choral-Improvisation on In dulci jubilo, op. 75 no. 2
Composer: Sigfrid Karg-Elert
Organist: Harry Wilkinson
Album: Girard – The Definitive Recording – Pro Organo CD 7044
Organ: 1933 IV/106 EM Skinner, Girard College Chapel, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

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Title: Nativity Song dedicated “For Rosalind”
Composer: Seth Bingham
Organist: Christopher Marks
Album: Organ Music of Seth Bingham, Vol 2 – Raven OAR-991
Organ: 1998 IV/95 Schoenstein, First-Plymouth Congregational Church, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA

Title: Sonata ɉroica, op. 94
Composer: Joseph Jongen
Organist: Katharine Pardee
Album: Blending Voices: Organ Music from Belgium – Pro Organo CD 7140
Organ: 1907 IV/46 Hutchings-Votey/Rosales, St. James Cathedral, Seattle, Washington, USA