Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments
1997 Fisk-Rosales organ in the Shepherd School of Music at Rice University, Houston, TX
Join us as we listen to live concert performances that remind us of the challenges performers face and the delights we listeners enjoy.
FELIX MENDELSSOHN: Organ Sonata in A, Opus 65, number 3 –John Obetz, organ. JOHN KNOWLES PAINE: Concert Variations on The Old Hundredth. KEVIN KISSINGER: Celeste –Kevin Kissinger (1907 Hook & Hastings/Christian Science, Saint Joseph, MO) Pipedreams Archive recorded September 24, 2002
MARCEL DUPRÉ: Carillon, from 7 Pieces, Opus 27. LOUIS VIERNE: Stele pour un efant defunt, from Triptyque, Opus 58. IGOR STRAVINSKY (transcribed by Stephen Tharp): The Fair, from Petrouchka –Stephen Tharp (1997 C.B. Fisk-Rosales/Shepherd School of Music, Rice University, Houston, TX) Pipedreams Archive recorded February, 1998
SUSANNE VAN SOLDT MANUSCRIPT: Allemande. JAN PIETERSZOON SWEELINCK: Toccata in C. ELEANOR WHITSETT: Four Faces of In dulci jubilo. JOSEPH-GUY ROPARTZ: Sortie in B-flat –James David Christie (1991 Rosales/University UMC, San Antonio, TX) Pipedreams Archive recorded April 18, 2003