Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments
…performances at the Church of the Cross in Lahti, home to an increasingly famous organ celebration of international scope, the first of two programs.
JON LAUVIK: Suite for Organ
ROBERT SCHUMANN: Study in A-flat, Opus 56, number 4 ENRICO BOSSI: Studio sinfonico, Opus 78
PERCY WHITLOCK: Canzona, from Sonata in c ANTONIO VALENTE: 10 ballo dell’lntorcia
TIMO KIISKINEN: Music for Organ
GASTON LlTAIZE: Cortege for Organ and Brasses
J.S. BACH (arr. Idenstam): Jesus bleibet meine Freude MARCEL DUPRE: Prelude & Fugue in g, Opus 7, number 3
GUNNAR IDENSTAM: 3 Improvisations: El condor pasa; Bagpipe; Libertango
Performers at the 1991 Lahti Festival included Wolfgang Rubsam, Jon Lauvik, Maija Lehtonen, Mikael Heikius, Timo Kiiskinen, Kari Vuola and Gunnar Idenstam. Recordings were provided by the Finnish Radio, Helsinki (see also Program #9225).
For more information concerning these annual summer gatherings, write to: Lahti Organ Festival, Kirkkokatu 5, 15110 Lahti, Finland .