Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments
1950 Holtkamp organ at Crouse College, Syracuse, New York, New York
1859 Cavaillé-Coll organ at the Basilique Sainte-Clotilde, Paris, France
1845 Cavaillé-Coll organ at La Madeleine, Paris, France
1880 Cavaillé-Coll organ at Holy Cross Cathedral, Orleans, France
1880 Cavaillé-Coll organ at Saint Francis de Sales, Lyon, France
A journey of enhanced perception, guided by Rollin Smith, Towards an Authentic Interpretation of the Organ works of Cesar Franck, with notable and historic examples.
Rollin Smith’s book, Toward an Authentic Interpretation, and its supplement, Playing the Organ Works of Franck, are published by Pendragon Press. His own recording of the complete Franck works is available, in LP format only, from Repertoire Recording Society, 313 Fulton Street, Westbury, NY 11590.
This program was originally issued as #8847 in November 1988.