Episode 193 – October 20, 2019

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Title: Fantaisie Sur Te Deum et Guirlandes alleluiatiques
Composer: Charles Tournemire
Organist: Joyce Jones
Album: Joyce Jones at the organ of the Cadet Chapel United States Military Academy West Point, New York – Motette CD-11491
Organ: 1911 IV/325 Moller/Gress-Miles, Cadet’s Chapel, West Point, New York, USA
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Title: Herzlich tut mich verlangen (BWV 244-53)
Composer: JS Bach
Organist: Albert Schweitzer
Album: Der Organist – IFO IFO 00 701-06
Organ: 1718 III/73 Silbermann/Muhleisen, Sainte-Aurelie, Strasbourg, France

Title: Praeambulum in D Minor (WV 33)
Composer: Heinrich Scheidemann
Organist: Karin Nelson
Album: Heinrich Scheidemann Organ Works vol 2 – Naxos 8.554203
Organ: 1991 II/27 Brombaugh, Haga Church, Göteborg, Sweden
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Title: Rejoice in the Lamb, op. 30 – Rejoice in God, O ye Tongues Choir of St. John’s College, Cambridge, Christopher Robinson, conductor
Composer: Benjamin Britten
Organist: Iain Farrington
Album: English Choral Music : Benjamin Britten – Naxos 8.554791
Organ: 1994 IV/81 Mander, University of Cambridge, St. John’s College, Cambridge, England
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Title: Grand-Choeur Dialogué
Composer: Eugène Gigout
Organist: Frederick Swann
Album: The Riverside Years – Gothic G49082
Organ: 1964 V/204 Aeolian-Skinner, Riverside Church, New York City, New York, USA
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Title: Petite Suite in Blue – III. Scherzo
Composer: Johannes Matthias Michel
Organist: Johannes Matthias Michel
Album: Colors of Pipe Organ Jazz – Ambiente ACD2015
Organ: 1911 IV/92 Steinmeyer/Lenter, Christ Church, Mannheim, Germany

Title: March of the Templars Op. 56
Composer: Julius Benedict
Organist: Christopher Herrick
Album: Organ Dreams – Hyperion CDA67060
Organ: 1954 IV/70 Harrison and Harrison, The Temple Church, London, England

Title: Concerto in G major, op. 5 no. 1
Composer: GF Handel
Organist: Robert Burns King
Album: Andover Organ Company Opus 111 Inaugural Recital – Andover AND101
Organ: 1999 III/38 Andover, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, North Carolina, USA

Title: Hosanna, Loud Hosanna (ELLACOMBE)
Composer: Michael Burkhardt
Organist: Judy Congdon
Album: Love So Amazing –
Organ: 1953 III/61 Holtkamp, Wesley Chapel, Houghton College, Houghton, New York, USA

Title: Preludes on Lobe den Herren – Scherzo
Composer: Herbert Bielawa
Organist: Sandra Soderlund
Album: Pipe Organ Adventures – Albany TROY374
Organ: 1964 IV/100 Aeolian-Skinner, Alice Millar Chapel, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, USA

Title: Naïades from Pièces de Fantaisie, 4e Suite, op. 55
Composer: Louis Vierne
Organist: Katelyn Emerson
Album: Evocations – Pro Organo CD 7277
Organ: 1936 III/77 Aeolian-Skinner, Church of the Advent, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
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Title: Overture to The Merry Wives of Windsor
Composer: Otto Nicolai
Organist: Peter Richard Conte
Album: Magic! – Gothic G49248
Organ: 1904 VI/457 Los Angeles Art Organ, Wanamaker Grand Court Organ, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA