Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments
1963 Casavant Frères organ at Central Lutheran Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota
2001 Lively-Fulcher organ at Saint Olaf RCC, Minneapolis, Minnesota
1986 Kney organ at Saint Thomas Aquinas Chapel, University of Saint Thomas, Saint Paul, Minnesota
1992 Jaeckel organ at Pilgrim Congregational Church, Duluth, Minnesota
…in traditional and contemporary repertoire, American artists at home and abroad reveal the energy of live performance.
ANTONIO VIVALDI (transcribed by J.S. Bach): Concerto in d, Opus 3, number 11, BWV 596. PAUL HALLEY: Outer Hebrides. JEANNE DEMESSIEUX: Te Deum –Susan Jane Matthews (1962; 2006 Klais/Himmerod Abbey, Germany) Pipedreams Archive recorded July 27, 2008.
Ms. Matthews’ performances of the Halley and Demessieu selections are available on compact disc, Gothic G49206
HENRI MULET: Tu es petra, from Esquisses Byzantines. GASTON LITAIZE: Prelude et Danse Fuguee. JEHAN ALAIN: Deux Danses a Agni Yavishta. NAJI HAKIM: Pange Lingua Variations –Jonathan Gregoire (2001 Lively-Fulcher/St. Olaf RCC, Minneapolis, MN) Pipedreams Archive recorded January 24, 2010
J.S. BACH: 2 Schübler Chorales: Ach bleib’ bei uns, BWV 649; Kommst du nun, Jesus, BWV 650. CHARLES-MARIE WIDOR: Allegro Vivace - Variations, from Symphony Number 5, Opus 42, number 1. VINCENT YOUMANS: Tea for Two –Todd Wilson (1992 Jaeckel/Pilgrim Congregational, Duluth, MN) Pipedreams Archive recorded November 16, 2008
J.S. BACH: Trio in d, BWV 583. MAURICE DURUFLÉ: Scherzo, Opus 2. JOHN WEAVER: Toccata –Felix Hell (1987 Kney/St. Thomas Aquinas Chapel, University of St. Thomas, Saint Paul, MN) Pipedreams Archive recorded March 15, 2010