Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments
1962 Aeolian-Skinner; 1977 Ruffatti organ at Crystal Cathedral, Garden Grove, California
2002 C.B. Fisk organ, Opus 117, at Bridges Hall of Music at Pomona College, Claremont, California
1998 Rosales organ at St. Cyril of Jerusalem, Los Angeles, California
1969 Schlicker organ at First Congregational Church, Los Angeles, California
…select performances from a national convention in honor of the 100th anniversary of the Los Angeles chapter of the American Guild of Organists.
WILLIMETTA SPENCER: Anthem, O come, let us sing, premiere. JEAN LANGLAIS: Song of Peace. CAROLYN JENNINGS: Hymn, Voices raised to you –Choirs of All Saints Episcopal Pasadena and Presbyterian Churches, Gregory Norton, conductor; James Walker, Timothy Howard and Daniel Kerr, organists (1926 Kimball; 1965 Simpson/First Baptist, Los Angeles, CA) Pipedreams Archive recorded July 6, 2004
Filler –PAUL HALLEY: Jesus, the very thought of Thee, First Baptist Church, July 6, 2004 (see above)
JOHN WEAVER: Fantasy on Sine Nomine –Russell J. Weismann. EDWIN H. LEMARE: Londonderry Air. ALEXANDRE GUILMENT: Finale, from Sonata in d, Opus 42 –Jim Clouser (1924 Skinner; 1955 Aeolian-Skinner; 1974 Rosales/FUMC, Los Angeles, CA) Pipedreams Archive recorded July 4, 2004
Filler –MARY BETH BENNETT (see above)
The next AGO national convention takes place in Washington, D.C., July 3-8, 2010.