Episode 187 – September 8, 2019

We return to our alphabet theme with four episodes centered around the letter K. We start this week with organs built by firms whose names start with the letter K.

Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson

Composer: Béla Bartók
Organist: Christopher Herrick
Album: Organ Fireworks – IX – Hyperion CDA67228
Organ: 1930 IV/78 Kuhn, Bern Cathedral, Bern, Switzerland

Title: Pieces d’Orgue, Premier Livre – Dialogue sur les Grands Jeux
Composer: Louis Marchand
Organist: Gillian Weir
Album: King of Instruments – The Art of Gillian Weir – Eloquence/Universal 460 1862
Organ: 1969 III/72 Kern, St Maximin, Thionville, France
Sheetmusic: PDF

Title: Copper Country Sketches – Passacaglia (Iron Mountain)
Composer: Powell Weaver
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: Fantasie Choral no. 2
Composer: Percy Whitlock
Organist: Adam Pajan
Album: Romantic Resonance – Raven OAR-149
Organ: 2004 IV/76 Kegg, Basilica of St. John the Baptist, Canton, Ohio, USA
Sheetmusic: PDF

Title: Fantasie
Composer: Emma Lou Diemer
Organist: Christa Rakich
Album: Deferred Voices: Organ Music by Women – AFKA SK527
Organ: 1933 III/68 Kilgen, St. Justin’s Church, Hartford, Connecticut, USA

Title: Praeludium und Fuge G-Dur (BWV 541)
Composer: JS Bach
Organist: Iveta Apkalna
Album: Bach – Apkalna – Glass – Oehms Classics OC 1827
Organ: 1962 IV/79 Klais, Himmerod Abbey, Himmerod, Germany
Sheetmusic: PDF Purchase sheetmusic

Title: Sur la Rivière, op. 77b
Composer: René Louis Becker
Organist: Damin Spritzer
Album: Organ Music of René Louis Becker Vol 3 – Raven OAR-999
Organ: 1938 IV/96 Kimball, St. John’s Cathedral, Denver, Colorado, USA