Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments
1964 C.B. Fisk organ at King’s Chapel, Boston, MA
1897 Hutchings organ at the Mission Church, Boston, MA
1949 Aeolian-Skinner organ at the First Church of Christ, Scientist, Boston
Further glimpses at the remarkably diverse organ repertoire by American composers, recorded in and around Boston.
CLARENCE EDDY: Festival Prelude on The Old 100th. DAVID EDGAR WALTER: Invocation, Opus 122. SETH BINGHAM: 2 Preludes, Opus 38: Rock of Ages; Nearer my God to thee; My faith look up to thee –Lenora McCroskey (1865 Hook/First Baptist, Newton, MA) recorded June 28, 1990
Most of these performances were recorded during the 1990 National Convention of the American Guild of Organists. Click here for more information concerning AGO publications, activities, and the next national convention, to be held in Chicago, July 2-6, 2006.
This program was originally issued as #9427 in June 1994.