Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments
Exploring culture in amidst the territory of an ancient merchant’s federation in Dutch, German, Belgian, and Polish cities of the Hanseatic League.
ANDREAS KNELLER: Praeambulum in d –Jan Kleinbussink (1843 Holtgräve/Bergkerk, Deventer, The Netherlands)
FRIEDRICH MOHRHEIM: Trio Number 4 in A –Wolfgang Baumgratz (1979 Hillebrand/Bazylika Mariacka, Gdansk, Poland)
HEINRICH SCHEIDEMANN: Canzona in G –Rudi van Straten (1820 Quellhorst/St. Nicolaaskerk, Elburg, The Netherlands)
CHARLES-MARIE WIDOR: Allegro, from Organ Symphony Number 6, Opus 42 –Eberhard Lauer (1967 Beckerath/Marienkirche, Hamburg, Germany)
Materials were graciously provided by Hans Quant of Radio Nederland International.
This program was originally issued as #9312 in March 1993.