Episode 5 – March 6, 2016

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This week’s episode we hear music of a couple of American Composers for organ, as well as a preview of Monday night’s AGO program with Agnes Armstrong and Felix-Alexandre Guilmant.

This episode has been underwritten by the St. Louis Chapter of the American Guild of Organists.

Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson


Title: Monastery Processional
Composer: William Horatio Clarke
Organist: David Lamb
Album: Moments of Majesty – Seasons of Celebration
Organ: 1997 III/70 Goulding and Wood, St. Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, Indiana

Title: Variations on Home Sweet Home
Composer: Dudley Buck
Organist: Scott Montgomery
Album: Organo Plano – Music For A Joyous Occasion – Raven OAR-944
Organ: 2012 IV/90 Reueter, Christ United Methodist Church, Plano, Texas

Title: Festive Trumpet Tune
Composer: David German
Organist: John Cargile
Organ: 2014 V R.A. Colby, Manchester United Methodist Church, Manchester, Missouri

Title: Fanfare d’Orgue
Composer: Harry Rowe Shelley
Organist: Charles Callahan
Album: Charles Callahan plays American Music at Sacred Heart, Tampa Florida – Pro Organ CD 2223
Organ: 1993 IV/54 Moller/Wicks, Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Tampa, Florida

Title: Toccata Festiva
Composer: Samuel Barber
Organist: Olivier Latry
The Philadelphia Orchestra

Album: The Philadelphia Orchestra – Ondine ODE 1094-5
Organ: 2007 IV/124 Dobson, Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Title: Memento
Composer: Denis Bedard
Organist: John Cargile
Organ: 2014 V R.A. Colby, Manchester United Methodist Church, Manchester, Missouri

Title: Tribute
Composer: Craig Phillips
Organist: Christopher Wells
Album: Fanfare: Christopher Wells plays the organ music of Craig Phillips – Pro Organo CD 7256
Organ: 2009 IV/88 Casavant, Christ Church Episcopal, Bronxville, New York

Title: Caprice in B-flat Major, op. 20 no. 3
Composer: Felix-Alexandre Guilmant
Organist: Thomas Heywood
Album: Thomas Heywood’s Grand Organ Gala! – Pro Organo CD 7167
Organ: 1877 IV/101 E. and G.G. Hook/Andover, St. Joseph’s Cathedral, Buffalo, New York

Title: Sonata no. 1 in D minor, op. 42 – III. Final
Composer: Felix-Alexandre Guilmant
Organist: Luke Bond
Album: Mighty Voice – Regent REGCD386
Organ: 1887 IV/45 Willis, Truro Cathedral, Truro, England