Episode 48 – January 1, 2017

We celebrate the arrival of the new year by stepping out of our usual show and present an hour of popular and theatre organ music. This week’s show is sponsored by William Partridge.
Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson
Playlist
Title: Broadway Rhythm
Composer: Johnny Green
Organist: Jelani Eddington
Album: Musical Fireworks – RJE Productions, LLC
Organ: V/80 Wurlitzer, Jasper and Marian Sanfilippo Residence, Barrington Hills, Illinois, USA

Title: Rhapsody in Blue, arr. Jesse Crawford
Composer: George Gershwin
Organist: William Sullivan
Recorded Live on September 4, 2016
Organ: IV/72 Kilgen/Moller/Reuter, Third Baptist Church, St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Title: There’s no Business like Show Business
Composer: Irving Berlin
Organist: Christopher Soer
Recorded Live on May 22, 2016
Organ: 1965 IV/70 Aeolian-Skinner, Christ Church Cathedral, St. Louis, Missouri, USA

Title: Embraceable you
Composer: George Gershwin
Organist: Harold Stover
Album: An American Album – Albany TROY765
Organ: 1928 III/40 EM Skinner, Cathedral of St. Luke, Portland, Maine, USA

Title: Someone To Watch Over Me
Composer: George Gershwin
Organist: Wayne Marshall
Album: Organ Improvisations – Delos DE3228
Organ: 1992 IV/82 CB Fisk, Meyerson Symphony Center, Dallas, Texas, USA

Title: Oklahoma Medley
Composer: Richard Rodgers
Organist: Tony Fenelon
Album: Theatre Organ Magic
Organ: 1992 II/8 Wurlitzer, Regent Theatre, Sydney, Australia

Title: Can’t Take My Eyes Off You
Composer: Frankie Vallie
Organist: Christopher Soer
Recorded Live on May 22, 2016
Organ: 1965 IV/70 Aeolian-Skinner, Christ Church Cathedral, St. Louis, Missouri, USA

sponsor break
Title: Auld Lang Syne
Composer: Improvisation
Organist: Earl Miller
Album: Music For The Christmas Season – AFKA SK547
Organ: 1979 III/48 Andover, Church of the Epiphany, Danville, Virginia, USA

Title: I Got Plenty Of Nuttin`
Composer: George Gershwin
Organist: Wayne Marshall
Album: Organ Improvisations – Delos DE3228
Organ: 1992 IV/82 CB Fisk, Meyerson Symphony Center, Dallas, Texas, USA

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