Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments
Performances by members of the Alamo Chapter of the American Guild of Organists in Texas.
J.S. BACH: 2 Chorale-preludes on Wer nur den lieben Gott, S. 690 & 691. J.S. BACH: Prelude & Fugue in a, S. 543. CHARLES-MARIE WIDOR: Andante sostenuto, from Symphony Number 9, Opus 70 –David Heller (1991 Rosales/University UMC, San Antonio, TX) Calcante CD-017
WILLIAM JAMES ROSS: The Way from Earth –William James Ross (1992 Ballard/Trinity University Chapel, San Antonio, TX) recorded September 23, 1996
CHARLES TOURNEMIRE: Choral-Improvisation for Easter, Victimae Paschali –Tom Lee (1992 Ballard/Trinity University Chapel, San Antonio, TX) recorded September 23, 1996
These three instruments and the repertoire played thereupon provide an interesting cross-section of organ and compositional styles.