Episode 194 – October 27, 2019

The end of October is here, and we’re listening to music appropriate for the season and the upcoming holiday!

Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson

Title: Toccata and Fugue in D minor (BWV 565)
Composer: JS Bach
Organist: William Porter
Album: One of a Kind – Loft LRCD 1025
Organ: 1998 III/80 Fritts, Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, Washington, USA
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Title: Comes Autumn Time
Composer: Leo Sowerby
Organist: David Britton
Album: Organo Deco – Delos DE3111
Organ: 1938 IV/96 Kimball, St. John’s Cathedral, Denver, Colorado, USA
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Title: Danse Macabre
Composer: Camille Saint-Saëns
Organist: Ken Cowan
Album: Art of the Symphonic Organist, Vol 4 – JAV JAV369
Organ: 2004 V/155 Quimby, First Baptist Church, Jackson, Mississippi, USA
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Title: Pièces de Fantaisie op.55 Suite IV – Gargouilles et Chiméres
Composer: Louis Vierne
Organist: Günther Kaunzinger
Album: Vierne Pièces de Fantaisie – Novalis 150 132-2
Organ: 1989 VI/103 Brandenstein/Jann, Stiftsbasilika, Waldsassen, Bavaria, Germany
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Title: Melodies from Japan – Makkana Aki (Red Autumn) Lewis Wong, Violin
Composer: Yui Kitamura
Organist: Chelsea Chen
Album: Eastern Treasures – Con Brio CBR21141
Organ: 2004 IV/45 Garland, Brentwood Trail Presbyterian Church, Dallas, Texas, USA

Title: Pièces de fantaisie, op. 54 – IV. Fantômes
Composer: Louis Vierne
Organist: C Edward Murray
Album: The American Organ Celebrated – Helion HLN1001
Organ: 1927 IV/62 EM Skinner/Rosales, Immanuel Presbyterian Church, Los Angeles, California, USA
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Title: Suite Gothique, op. 25
  • Introduction – Choral, Menuet
  • Priere a Notre-Dame
  • Toccata
  • Composer: Léon Boëllmann
    Organist: Rachel Laurin
    Album: Tresors de l’orgue – Fidelio FACD013
    Organ: 1892 III/96 Casavant/Guilbault-Therien, Cathedral Notre-Dame, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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