Episode 96 – December 3, 2017

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This week we start the Liturgical year with music for the first season of Advent, and we go to France to hear music of Degrigny and Lebegue.

Hosts: Mark Scholtz, Bill Stein, Brent Johnson

Title: Sleepers Wake! A Voice Is Calling (BWV 645)
Composer: JS Bach
Organist: Nicholas White
Album: The Amsterdam Bach – Pro Organo CD 7121
Organ: 1967 III/55 Beckerath, St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, New York City, New York, USA
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Title: Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland (BWV 659)
Composer: JS Bach
Organist: Gerhard Weinberger
Album: Bach: Organ Works Vol 10 – Weinberger – CPO 999 756-2
Organ: 1730 III/59 Trost/Waltershausen, Stadtkirche, Waltershausen, Germany
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Title: Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland
Composer: WF Bach
Organist: Michael Christfried Winkler
Album: Orgelmusik zur Weihnacht – Berlin Classics BC 1038-2
Organ: 1729 II/20 Silbermann/Wegscheider, Evangelical Lutheran Church, Reinhardstgrimma, Germany
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Title: Trio super Nun komm der Heiden Heiland (BWV 660)
Composer: JS Bach
Organist: Peter Sykes
Album: Leipzig Chorales – Raven OAR 520
Organ: 1999 III/47 Noack, Langholtskirkja, Reykjavik, Iceland
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Title: Scherzo – Savior of the Nations, Come
Composer: Aaron Shows
Organist: Aaron Shows
Album: God With Us
Organ: 2007 IV/84 Cornel Zimmer, Canterbury School, Greensboro, North Carolina, USA

Title: Advent Song
Composer: Frank Speller
Organist: Frank Speller
Album: Spirited Fantasies – Pro Organo CD 7092
Organ: 1983 IV/53 Visser-Rowland, Bates Recital Hall, University of Texas, Austin, Texas, USA

Title: O Come, Emmanuel – Where shall Wisdom be found? 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: Toccata on Veni Emmanuel
Composer: Adolphus Hailstork
Organist: John Walker
Album: Christmas Rediscovered – Pro Organo CD 7189
Organ: 1995 IV/105 Reuter, Shadyside Presbyterian Church, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
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Title: Two Advent Chorales, Macht hooch die Tür, die Tor macht weit, and Wie soll ich dich empfangen
Composer: Ernst Pepping
Organist: Larry Visser
Album: Historic Organs of Michigan – OHS OHS-95
Organ: 1985 III/54 Wilhelm, First Congregational Church, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

Title: Récit de tierce en taille
Composer: Nicolas de Grigny
Organist: Jean Guillou
Album: The Great Organ of St Eustache – Dorian DOR-90134
Organ: 1988 V/147 van den Heuvel, St. Eustache, Paris, France
Sheetmusic: PDF

Title: Hymn D’orgue Veni Creator – Duo Chant sung by Fuma Sacra
Composer: Nicolas de Grigny
Organist: Scott Dettra
Album: Tongues of Fire – Pro Organo CD 7063
Organ: 1911 IV/325 Moller/Gress-Miles, Cadet’s Chapel, West Point, New York, USA
Sheetmusic: PDF

Title: Offertoire in C
Composer: Nicolas-Antoine Lebègue
Organist: Joseph Payne
Album: Early French Organ Music, Vol 2 – Naxos 8.553215
Organ: 1985 IV/41 Bedient, St. Mark’s Church, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
Sheetmusic: PDF

Title: Premier livre d’orgue, Suite du 2ème ton – Cromhorne
Composer: Nicolas-Antoine Lebègue
Organist: Vincent Boucher
Album: Basilique-Cathédrale Saint-Cécile de Valleyfield – Fonovox VOX 7890-2
Organ: 1935 III/60 Casavant/Guilbault-Therien, Basilique-Cathedrale Sainte-Cecile, Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Quebec, Canada
Sheetmusic: PDF

Title: Hymne Veni Creator – Dialogue sur les Grandes Jeux
Composer: Nicolas de Grigny
Organist: Clyde Holloway
Album: Clyde Holloway plays the Rice University Fisk-Rosales Organ – Raven OAR 590
Organ: 1997 III/83 Fisk-Rosales, Rice University, Bates Concert Hall, Houston, Texas, USA
Sheetmusic: PDF