Episode 72 – June 18, 2017

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This week it’s organ plus one as we listen to works for organ and other instruments.

Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson
Title: O Divine Redeemer!
Composer: Charles Gounod
Organist: Paul Jacobs
Soprano: Christine Brewer
Album: Divine Redeemer – Naxos 8.573524
Organ: 2010 IV/116 Schantz, Church of the Gesu, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

Title: Elsa’s Procession, from Lohengrin, arr. Conte
Composer: Richard Wagner
Organist: Peter Richard Conte
Flugelhorn: Andrew Ennis
Album: My Heart at Thy Sweet Voice – Gothic G-49294
Organ: 1904 VI/457 Los Angeles Art Organ, Wanamaker Grand Court Organ, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Title: Sonate en Do Majeur – I. Largo Cantabile, IV. Allegro
Composer: Jean-Baptiste Loeillet
Organist: Dominique Joubert
Oboist: Jean-Yves Gicquel
Album: 17th And 18th Century European Oboe Music – Eclectra GJ-097
Organ: 1978 II/10 Giroud, Eglise St Jean l’Evangeliste (Choir organ), Grenoble, France

Title: Sonate I pour Saxophone Alto et Orgue – III. Humoresque
Composer: Denis Bédard
Organist: Jacques Boucher
Saxophone: Sophie Poulin de Courval
Album: Oeuvres pour Orgue et Saxophone – Société Métropolitaine du Disque SMD 227-1
Organ: 1918 III/36 Casavant, Saint-Ignace-de-Loyola, Cap-Saint-Ignace, Quebec, Canada

Title: Suite for Violin and Organ, op.166

  • Praeludium
  • Canzone
  • Allemande
  • Moto Perpetuo

Composer: Josef Gabriel Rheinberger
Organist: Szygmunt Strzep
Violinist: Elena Denisova
Album: Rheinberger Music for Violin and Organ – Arte Nova ANO 589650

Title: Zwei Adagio, op. 39
Composer: Rudolph Bibl
Organist: Randall Swanson
Cellist: Donald Moline
Album: The Last Song of Summer – Romantic Music for Cello and Organ – Dorian DIS-80148
Organ: 1983 II/27 Casavant, St. Clement Church, Chicago, Illinois, USA

Title: Highland Cathedral
Composer: Uli Roever
Organist: Scott Bennett
Bagpipes: James Dillahey
Album: O For a Thousand Tongues – Pro Organo CD 7148
Organ: 1952 IV/68 Reuter, Grace Episcopal Church, Charleston, South Carolina, USA