Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments
two new pipe organs were dedicated—at Shadyside Presbyterian Church and the University of Pittsburgh’s Heinz Memorial Chapel—on the same day!
RONALD ARNATT: Festival Psalm. ALAN RIDOUT: Let us all with gladsome mind –Shadyside Church Choir, John Walker, conductor & organ (1995 Reuter/Shadyside Presbyterian, Pittsburgh, PA) Pro Organo CD 7072
WILLIAM MATHIAS: Fanfare. NORMAN COCKER: Tuba Tune. ROBERT SUTHERLAND LORD: Reflections on In dulci jubilo. SIR HUBERT PARRY: Fantasia & Fugue in G –Robert Sutherland Lord (1995 Reuter/Heinz Memorial Chapel, University of Pittsburgh, PA) Pipedreams Archive recorded September 24, 1995
GEORGE OLDROYD: Verbum supernum prodiens, from Liturgical Improvisations –John W. Becker (1995 Reuter/Heinz Memorial Chapel, University of Pittsburgh, PA) Pipedreams Archive recorded September 24, 1995
While the primary materials in this broadcast were recorded specifically for radio use, several excellent compact disc albums from Shadyside Presbyterian Church are available on the Pro Organo label. Thanks to Paul Johnston and public radio station WQED-Pittsburgh!