Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments
…performances on historic American instruments recorded during the 1986 Organ Historical Society conclave.
SAMUEL de LANGE: Sonata –William Kuhlman (1891 Schuelke/St. Boniface RCC, New Vienna, IA)
CÉSAR FRANCK: Pieces in F, from L’Organiste. JOHANNES BRAHMS: Chorale-Prelude, Schmucke dich, O liebe Seele. HYMN: Deck thyself, my soul, with gladness –Carole Hawkinson (1883 Moline/St. Mary's Church, Davenport, IA)
FRANZ LISZT: Adagio –John Seboldt (1868 King/St. Joseph's Church, Rickardsville, IA)
LOUIS VIERNE: Impromptu, from Fantasy Pieces, Opus 54. MARCEL DUPRÉ: Bercuese, from Suite Bretonne, Opus 21. HANS de VRIES: Postlude Number 1. HYMN: The day Thou gavest –William Kuhlman 1891 Schuelke/St. Boniface, New Vienna, IA)
Guest commentator is O.H.S. executive director William van Pelt.