Episode 82 – August 27, 2017

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This week we listen to organs on the smaller side.

Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson

Playlist:
Title: Prelude and Fugue in F (BWV 556)
Composer: JS Bach
Organist: Marvin Mills
Album: Historic Organs of Baltimore – OHS OHS-91
Organ: 1882 II/20 Johnson and Son/Andover, Westminster (Presbyterian) Preservation Trust, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

Title: A Voluntary for the Trumpet Stop Slow, Vivace, Andate
Composer: John Stanley
Organist: Robert Woolley
Album: Handel And His English Contemporaries – Regent REGCD382
Organ: 1766 II/20 Parker/Goetz and Gwynne, Church of St. Mary and St. Nicholas, Leatherhead, England

Title: 8 of 24 Short Preludes
Composer: Carl Nielsen
Organist: Bruce Stevens
Album: Historic Organs of New Orleans – OHS
Organ: 1870 II/18 Jardine and Son, St. Theresa vila Church, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

Title: Suite in C
Composer: John Blow
Organist: Joseph Payne
Album: Early English Organ Music, Vol 1 – Naxos 8.550718
Organ: 1989 II/15 Adams, St. Annisquam Village Church, Cape Ann, Massachusetts, USA

Title: Vision, op. 156, no. 6
Composer: Josef Gabriel Rheinberger
Title: Marcia Religiosa
Composer: Horatio Parker
Organist: Rosalind Mohnsen
Album: Historic Organs of New Orleans – OHS
Organ: 1910 II/13 George Kilgen and Son, Parker Memorial United Methodist Church, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

Title: Variations on Vater Unser Im Himmelreich
Composer: Samuel Scheidt
Organist: Jeannine Cansler
Album: Bravo! Baroque!
Organ: 1993 II/11 Pasi, Cansler Residence, Portland, Oregon, USA

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Title: Sana me Domine (Clemens)
Composer: Antonio de Cabezón
Organist: Claudio Astronio
Album: 500 Years of Organ Music, Disc 3 – Brilliant Classics 95310
Organ: 1565 I/12 Antegnati/Carli , Basilica of Santa Barbara, Mantua, Italy

Title: Toccata XIII
Composer: Gaetano Greco
Organist: Francesco Di Lernia
Album: Affetti e tastiature – Digressione Music DTT62
Organ: 1756 I/9 Simone/Canosa, Church of San Domenico, Molfetta, Italy

Title: 32 Pieces from the Flötenuhr collections

  • XII. Presto
  • XVII. Menuett
  • VI. Menuett – Der Wachtelschlag
  • V. Menuett
  • XVI. Andante cantabile – Der Dudelsack
  • XVIII. Vivace – Der Kaffeeklatsch
  • XI. Menuett

  • Composer: Franz Josef Haydn
    Organist: Hans-Ola Ericsson
    Album: Flötenuhr – BIS CD-609
    Organ: I/1 Kjersgaard, Renaissance positiv organ