Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments
…a survey of recordings of choral and organ works by the famous Michigan-born, Chicago-based, nationally acclaimed Leo Sowerby, one of America's major minor musical masters.
LEO SOWERBY: Classic Concerto for Organ and Strings –Harvey Phillips Orchestra, Leo Sowerby, conductor; Marilyn Mason (1984 Harrison/Westminster Abbey, London, England, UK) recorded 1957 Mirrosonic LP 1001/3
Please note that a modern recording of this piece, featuring David Mulbury as soloist, has just been released as Marco Polo CD-8.223725
LEO SOWERBY: Now there lightens upon us –National Cathedral Choir, Richard Wayne Dirksen, conductor; Douglas Major (1938 Ernest M. Skinner & Son; 1975 Aeolian-Skinner/National Cathedral, Washington, DC) VQR Digital CD-2006
LEO SOWERBY: I will lift up mine eyes –Choir of Trinity Church, Wall Street (see above)
LEO SOWERBY: Come, holy ghost –combined choirs of Washington National Cathedral and Grace Cathedral, San Francisco, John Fenstermaker, conductor; Douglas Major (1938 Ernest M. Skinner & Son; 1975 Aeolian-Skinner/National Cathedral, Washington, DC) EMI Classics CDC 54134