Episode 200 – December 8, 2019


This week it’s the second Sunday of Advent, and we celebrate our 200th episode of the King of Instruments!

Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson


Title: O Come, Emmanuel – The advent of our God The Choir of Selwyn College, Cambridge
Composer: Alan Bullard
Organist: Timothy Parsons
Album: O Come, Emmanuel – Regent REGCD 456
Organ: 2001 IV/95 Harrison and Harrison, Ely Cathedral, Ely, England
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Title: An Advent Prelude
Composer: Charles Callahan
Organist: Charles Callahan
Album: Charles Callahan plays American Music at Sacred Heart, Tampa Florida – Pro Organo CD 2223
Organ: 1993 IV/54 Moller/Wicks, Sacred heart Catholic Church, Tampa, Florida, USA
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Title: Lo, he comes with clouds descending Choir of Bath Abbey
Composer: Thomas Olivers
Organist: Marcus Sealy
Album: Hymns from Bath Abbey – Regent REGCD445
Organ: 1997 IV/67 Klais, Bath Abbey, Bath, England

Title: Nun Komm Der Heiden Heiland (BWV 659)
Composer: JS Bach
Organist: Paul Thornock
Album: Thy Radiance Bright – Music For Advent And Christmas –
Organ: 2006 III/91 Fritts, St. Joseph Cathedral, Columbus, Ohio, USA
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Title: There shall a star from Jacob come forth, from Christus Lincoln Cathedral Choir
Composer: Felix Mendelssohn
Organist: Jeffrey Makinson
Album: A Year At Lincoln – Regent REGCD532
Organ: 1898 IV/68 Willis/Harris, Lincoln Cathedral, Lincoln, England

Title: Come, thou long expected Jesus (STUTTGART) Ashbury Brass and Friends, Choir of St. Luke’s, Evanston
Composer: Richard Webster
Organist: Charles Snider
Album: Blow Ye the Trumpet in Zion – Advent Press
Organ: 1921 IV/59 EM Skinner/Thompson-Allen, St. Luke Episcopal Church, Evanston, Illinois, USA
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Title: Concertino – III. Celebration
Composer: Douglas Major
Organist: Jeremy Filsell
Album: Americana – Raven OAR-942
Organ: 1963 IV/186 EM Skinner/Aeolian-Skinner, National Cathedral, Washington, DC, USA

Title: Celebration
Composer: Cecilia McDowall
Organist: John Kitchen
Album: Gaudeamus Igitur – Delphian DCD 34163
Organ: 1897 IV/62 Hope-Jones/Forth, McEwan Hall, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland
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Title: Suite No. 1 – Celebrations and Reflections, op. 9
Composer: Dennis Janzer
Organist: Dennis Janzer
Album: Historic Organs of Michigan – OHS OHS-95
Organ: 1893 II/11 Steere/Swem, First Christian Church, Ionia, Michigan, USA
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Title: Pastoral Symphony From Messiah
Composer: GF Handel
Organist: Martin Souter
Album: ‘In Dulci Jubilo’ Christmas organ music – Isis CD029
Organ: 1984 II/29 Mander, Magdalen College Chapel, Oxford University, Oxford, England

Title: Celebration from Fiesta!
Composer: Iain Farrington
Organist: Christopher Herrick
Album: Organ Fireworks – X – Hyperson CDA 67458
Organ: 2002 IV/122 Letourneau, Francis Winspear Centre for Music, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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