Episode 212 – March 1, 2020

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This month all the shows revolve around the letter N. For our first week, it’s all New music (relatively speaking).

Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson

Playlist
Title: Laudate Dominum
Composer: Philip Moore
Organist: Maxine Thévenot
Album: Prairie Sounds – Raven OAR-162
Organ: 1930 III/55 Casavant, Holy Rosary Cathedral, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada

Composer: Marco Lo Muscio
Organist: Marco Lo Muscio
Album: Great European Organs No 96 – Priory PRCD 1125
Organ: 1921 III/59 Matz and Luge, St. Bernard’s Church, Baden-Baden, Germany

Title: Heitere Spielmusik (GWV 569)
Composer: Lothar Graap
Organist: Carson Cooman
Album: Orgelmusik II Von Lothar Graap
Organ: 1973 IV/150 Marcussen and Son, Laurenskerk (Hauptwerk model), Rotterdam, Netherlands

Title: Birthday Moods
Composer: Paul Fisher
Organist: Richard Cook
Album: The Mystery Of Things – Regent REGCD520
Organ: 2008 IV/66 Tickell, Worchester Cathedral (Quire Organ), Worcester, England

Title: Andante Sostenuto for TJYP
Composer: Mark Blatchly
Title: The Rev’d Mustard his Installation Prelude
Composer: Nico Muhly
Organist: Timothy Parsons
Album: Timothy Parsons Plays The Organ Of Exeter Cathedral – Regent REGCD523
Organ: 1891 IV/72 Willis/Harrison and Harrison, Exeter Cathedral, Exeter, England

Title: Jubilate Deo Choir of King’s College, Cambridge, David Rowland, Director
Composer: Annabel Rooney
Organist: Gabriel Harley
Album: As a seed bursts forth – Regent REGCD525
Organ: 1892 III/32 Binns/Harrison and Harrison, University of Cambridge, Queen’s College Chapel, Cambridge, England

Title: Tiento de Falsas
Composer: Carson Cooman
Organist: Erik Simmons
Album: Portals – Divine Art DDA 25195
Organ: 1997 IV/111 Matthis, Pfarrkirche St. Peter and Paul (Hauptwerk Model), Gorlitz, Germany
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Title: Two Celtic Transcriptions – Danny Boy
Composer: Paul Fisher
Organist: Richard Cook
Album: The Mystery Of Things – Regent REGCD520
Organ: 2008 IV/66 Tickell, Worchester Cathedral (Quire Organ), Worcester, England

Title: The Dancing Pipes
Composer: Jonathan Dove
Organist: Alexander Ffinch
Album: Transformations – Divine Art DDA 25193
Organ: 1897 III/45 Norman and Beard/Harrison and Harrison, Cheltenham College Chapel, Cheltenham, England
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