Episode 69 – May 28, 2017

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This week we take a trip to Italy for some Italian Organ Music

Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson
This episode was sponsored by Dr. Bill and Mrs. Yvonne Sullivan

Title: Marcia di Processione, op. 68
Composer: Marco Enrico Bossi
Organist: Paul Derrett
Album: Enrico Bossi Organ Works – Benchmarks 806843CD
Organ: 1907 IV/66 Walker/Mander, Bristol Cathedral, Bristol, England

Title: Adagio From Oboe Concerto in D minor
Composer: Benedetto Marcello
Organist: Janos Sebestyen
Album: Organ Meditation – Naxos 8.550791
Organ: 1989 II/30 Jehmlich, House of Arts, Szekszard, Hungary

Title: Scherzo
Composer: Filippo Capocci
Organist: Domenico Severin
Album: Chirignango, Venezia – Syrius SYR 141420
Organ: 1911 II/27 Mascioni, Church of St. Giorgio, Chirignago, Italy

Title: Preludio in la minore
Composer: Ottorino Respighi
Organist: Domenico Severin
Album: Il Grande Organo della Basilica dell’Immacolata Genova – Syrius SYR 141424
Organ: 1890 III/61 Trice/Balbiani, Basilica of the Immaculate Conception, Genoa, Italy

Title: Toccata
Composer: Fernando Germani
Organist: Jeremy Filsell
Album: An Organ Legacy – Raven OAR-915
Organ: 1964 IV/152 Moller, Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception (Great Organ), Washington, DC, USA

Title: Preludio e Fuga, op. 29 no. 2 (On themes by The Beatles)
Composer: Eugenio Maria Fagiani
Organist: Eugenio Maria Fagiani
Album: Italienische Orgelmusik, Vol 2 – Spektral SRL4-10075
Organ: 1873 II/38 Locatelli/Picinelli, Church of St. Michael the Archangel, Mapello, Italy

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Title: Landliche Szenen, op. 132 no. 3
Composer: Marco Enrico Bossi
Organist: Paul Derrett
Album: Enrico Bossi Organ Works – Benchmarks 806843CD
Organ: 1907 IV/66 Walker/Mander, Bristol Cathedral, Bristol, England

Title: Giga
Composer: Marco Enrico Bossi
Organist: Virgil Fox
Album: The Art Of Virgil Fox, Vol 2 – EMI 5166921
Organ: 1964 V/204 Aeolian-Skinner, Riverside Church, New York City, New York, USA

Title: Scherzo in G Minor
Composer: Marco Enrico Bossi
Organist: Stuart Forster
Album: Symphonic Quest – Pro Organo CD 7228
Organ: 1998 IV/95 Schoenstein, First-Plymouth Congregational Church, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA