Episode 125 – June 24, 2018

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We’re finishing up our trip through all the keys today.
Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson

Title: Prelude and Fugue in F-sharp minor (BuxWV 146)
Composer: Dieterich Buxtehude
Organist: Claudia Dumschat
Album: A Baroque Organ Trilogy – Pro Organo CD 7054
Organ: 1967 III/55 Beckerath, St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, New York City, New York, USA
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Title: Fantasia and Fugue in G major
Composer: CHH Parry
Organist: David Goode
Album: A Parry Collection – Regent REGCD365
Organ: 1885 IV/63 Hill/Mander, Eton College Chapel, Windsor, England
Sheetmusic: PDF

Title: 24 Inventions for Organ, op. 50 no. 20 – Invention in G-sharp minor – Poco vivace
Composer: Marcel Dupré
Organist: Jeremy Filsell
Album: Marcel Dupré complete organ works Vol 3 – Guild GMCD 7159
Organ: 1979 III/47 Moller, St. Boniface Episcopal Church, Sarasota, Florida, USA
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Title: Six Canonic Studies, op. 56, no. 4 in A-flat major
Composer: Richard Schumann
Organist: Alcee Chriss, III
Recorded live in Concert, November 16, 2016
Organ: 1947 IV/72 Kilgen/Möller, Third Baptist Church, St. Louis, Missouri, USA
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Title: Symphony no.5 in A minor, op. 47 – V. Final
Composer: Louis Vierne
Organist: Martin Jean
Album: The Complete Symphonies of Louis Vierne – Loft LRCD1071/72/73/74
Organ: 1928 IV/197 EM Skinner, Woolsey Hall, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
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Title: Orgelpartita – Wachet auf ruft uns die Stimme, op. 8 no. 2 – III. Fuge
Composer: Hugo Distler
Organist: Faythe Freese
Album: Roaring Ranks – Arkay AR6176
Organ: 1998 III/81 Glatter-Gotz/Rosales, United Church of Christ, Congregational, Claremont, California, USA
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Title: Sonata no. 10 in B minor, op. 146 – III. Fantasie und Finale – Quasi Adagio, Allegro non troppo
Composer: Josef Gabriel Rheinberger
Organist: Wolfgang Rübsam
Album: Rheinberger: Works for Organ Vol 4 – Naxos 8.554809
Organ: 1877 IV/72 Sauer-Rieger, Fulda Cathedral, Fulda, Hesse, Germany
Sheetmusic: PDF