Episode 190 – September 29, 2019

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We wrap up our K series this month with works basked on the Kyrie.

Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson

Title: Berliner Messe – I. Kyrie Leeds Cathedral Choir, Benjamin Saunders, Conductor
Composer: Arvo Pärt
Organist: Daniel Justin
Album: Arvo Pärt – Organ and Choral Music – Brilliant Classics 94960
Organ: 1904 IV/55 Norman and Beard/Klais, Leeds Cathedral, Leeds, England

Title: Messa Della Madonna – Kyrie (Cum Jubilo)
Composer: Girolamo Frescobaldi
Organist: Calvert Johnson
Album: Girolamo Frescobaldi – Fiori Musicali – Raven OAR-906
Organ: 1676 I/22 Testa/Pinchi Fratelli, Church of Santa Lucia, Serra San Quirico, Italy
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Title: Kyrie de la messe du 2ème ton
  • Plein jeu
  • Fugue
  • Chromorne
  • Duo
  • Dialogue a duex choeurs

  • Composer: Guillaume-Gabriel Nivers
    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: Kyrie, Gott Vater in Ewigkeit (BWV 669)
    Title: Christe, aller Welt Trost (BWV 670)
    Title: Kyrie, Gott heiliger Geist (BWV 671)
    Title: Kyrie, Gott Vater in Ewigkeit (BWV 672)
    Title: Christe, aller Welt Trost (BWV 673)
    Title: Kyrie, Gott heiliger Geist (BWV 674)
    Composer: JS Bach
    Organist: Wolfgang Rübsam
    Album: Bach – Clavierubung III, Vol 1 – Naxos 8.550929
    Organ: 1714 III/67 Silbermann, Freiberg Cathedral, Freiberg , Saxony, Germany
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    Title: Kyrie, God the Everlasting Father, op. 28 no. 49
    Title: Kyrie, Christ the Comforter of the World, op. 28 no. 50
    Title: Kyrie, God the Holy Ghost, op. 28 no. 51
    Composer: Marcel Dupré
    Organist: Bruce Neswick
    Album: Dupré Complete Works Vol 9 – Naxos 8.554378
    Organ: 1991 II/38 CB Fisk, First Presbyterian Church, Evansville, Indiana, USA
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    Title: Kyrie double á 5 parties
    Composer: Nicolas Gigault
    Organist: Joseph Payne
    Album: Early French Organ Music, Vol 2 – Naxos 8.553215
    Organ: 1985 IV/41 Bedient, St. Mark’s Church, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
    Sheetmusic: PDF

    Title: Messe Solennelle (Sainte Cecile) – Sanctus Mark R. Falkenstine, Tenor
    Composer: Charles Gounod
    Organist: Thomas F Froehlich
    Album: French Music from the Sudie George Chapel
    Organ: 1988 II/17 Jaeckel, First Presbyterian Church, Dallas, Texas, USA

    Title: Messe Solennelle op. 16 – I. Kyrie
    Composer: Louis Vierne
    Organist: Simon Hogan and Hilary Punnett
    Choir: The Choir of Southwell Minster, Paul Hale, director
    Album: Messe Solennelle – Regent REGCD425
    Organ: 1882 III/58 Cavaillé-Coll/Benoist et Sarelot, Cathédrale Notre-Dame, Sées, France
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