Episode 127 – July 8, 2018

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July is here, and this month everything revolves around the letter D. This evening we hear from French composers whose names all start with the letter D.
Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson

Title: Prelude et Fugue sur le nom d’Alain, op. 7
Composer: Maurice Duruflé
Organist: Todd Wilson
Album: Maurice Durufle Organ Music (Complete) – Delos DE 3047
Organ: 1978 III/52 Schudi, Church of St. Thomas Aquinas, Dallas, Texas, USA
Sheetmusic: Purchase sheetmusic

Title: Ubi Caritas, from Quatre moteste, op. 10
Composer: Maurice Duruflé
Organist: Peter Richard Conte
Flugelhorn: Andrew Ennis, Flugelhorn
Album: My Heart at Thy Sweet Voice – Gothic G-49294
Organ: 1904 VI/457 Los Angeles Art Organ, Wanamaker Grand Court Organ, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Title: Tierce en taille du 8ème ton
Composer: Jean-François Dandrieu
Organist: Michel Chapuis
Album: L’Orgue de la Chapelle royale de Versailles – Plenum Vox PV004
Organ: 1711 IV/58 Clicquot/Cattiaux, Chapelle Royale, Versailles, France

Title: Offertoire pour le jour de Pâques – O filii et filiae
Composer: Jean-François Dandrieu
Organist: Daryl Robinson
Album: Sempre Organo – Pro Organo CD 7261
Organ: 1997 III/83 Fisk-Rosales, Rice University, Bates Concert Hall, Houston, Texas, USA
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Title: Vision, op. 44 (Poème Symphonique) …Et la lumière luit dans les ténèbres.
Composer: Marcel Dupré
Organist: George Baker
Album: Dupré Complete Works Vol 13 – Naxos 8.554542
Organ: 2000 III/59 Aeolian-Skinner/JF Dupont, Perkins Chapel, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, USA
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Title: Marche héroïque de Jeanne d’Arc
Composer: Théodore Dubois
Organist: Eric Plutz
Album: Musique Héroïque – Pro Organo CD 7203
Organ: 1928 IV/135 EM Skinner/Mander, Princeton University Chapel, Princeton, New Jersey, USA