Episode 183 – August 11, 2019

Organ music is good for any time of day. This week we’ll explore music written for morning, afternoon, evening, and night.

Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson


Title: At Dawning
Composer: Charles Wakefield Cadman
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: Dawn
Composer: Cyril Jenkins
Organist: Jonathan Tuuk
Album: Works for Cathedral Spaces – Pro Organo CD 7015
Organ: 1980 III/40 Wicks, St. Adalbert’s Basilica, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
Sheetmusic: Purchase sheetmusic

Title: Theme and Variations on The Morning Trumpet
Composer: Christina Harmon
Organist: Christina Harmon
Album: Eight Historic Pipe Organs of the Copper Country – Raven OAR-928
Organ: 1905 II/16 Kilgen, St. Paul the Apostle Church, Calumet, Michigan, USA

Title: Afternoon of a Toad
Composer: Clarence Mader
Organist: Cherry Rhodes
Album: Cherry Rhodes at the Kimmel Center – Delos DE 3381
Organ: 2007 IV/124 Dobson, Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Composer: Alfred Hollins
Organist: Timothy Byram-Wigfield
Album: Alfred Hollins Organ Works – Delphian DCD34044
Organ: 1923 IV/50 Harrison and Harrison, Caird Hall, Dundee, Scotland
Sheetmusic: PDF

Title: Night – A Meditation
Composer: Arthur Foote
Organist: Charles Callahan
Album: All Glory Be to God on High
Organ: 2010 III/37 Rodgers, St. Michael’s Church, Wheaton, Illinois, USA
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Title: Scherzo from A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Composer: Felix Mendelssohn
Organist: Peter Richard Conte
Album: Orchestral Hors d’oeuvres on the Longwood Gardens Organ – DTR DTR9303CD
Organ: 1929 IV/146 Aeolian, Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, USA
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Title: Night on the Bare Mountain
Composer: Modest Mussorgsky
Organist: Peter Richard Conte
Album: Magic! – Gothic G49248
Organ: 1904 VI/457 Los Angeles Art Organ, Wanamaker Grand Court Organ, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA