Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments
2008 Beckerath organ at Mount Kisco Presbyterian, Mount Kisco, NY
…a sample of some of the different ‘voices’ with which recently installed instruments in the United States speak.
FREDERICK HERBERT WOOD: Chorale-prelude, Monmouth, from Scenes on the Wye, Opus 26, number 2. CHARLES DAWES: Melody in A. FREDERICK HERBERT WOOD: Toccata, Symonds Yat, Opus 26, number 2 –Simon Nieminski (2006 Nichols & Simpson/First Baptist, Abilene, TX) Pro Organo CD 7221
Filler –CHARLES DAWES (see above)
HEINRICH SCHEIDEMANN: Praeambulum ex G. SAMUEL SCHEIDT: Magnificat Quarti Toni, alternatim –Yale Institute Schola; Harald Vogel (2007 Taylor & Boody/Marquand Chapel, Yale University, New Haven, CT) Pipedreams Archive recorded October 5, 2007
CALVIN TAYLOR: Swing low, sweet chariot. TRADITIONAL: Doxology & Blessing. R. MONTY BENNETT: Amazing Grace. FELIX MENDELSSOHN: Sonata in c, Opus 65, number 2 –R. Monty Bennett (2006 Ruffatti/Friendship Missionary Baptist, Charlotte, NC) Pipedreams Archive recorded November 11, 2006
Filler –HERBERT BREWER (see above)