1987 Kney organ at the University of Saint Thomas, St. Paul, MN
…positive returns from the numerous soloists who have presented concerts on the instrument Gabriel Kney built for the University of St. Thomas in Saint Paul, MN.
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Michael chats with Gabriel Kney.
Enjoy the inaugural recital on this instrument, performed by Hans Fagius in 1987, as featured on Pipedreams Program 8902
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Music played in the program
J. S. BACH: Piece d’Orgue (Fantasy) in G, BWV 572 –Hans Fagius (r. 11/6/07)
G. F. HANDEL: Concerto in F, Op. 4, no. 5 –John Scott (r. 4/14/08)
ALEXANDRE BOËLY: Andante in b; Toccata in b, Op. 43, no. 13 –Michel Bouvard (r. 3/17/13)
JEAN-LOUIS FLORENTZ: La Croix du Sud (USA premiere) –Olivier Latry (r. 4/15/02)
MARCEL DUPRÉ: The World Awaiting the Savior, fr Symphonie-Passion, Op. 23 –Thierry Escaich (r. 4/17/07)
HERBERT HOWELLS: Magnificat, fr St. Paul’s Service –Choir of Claire College, Cambridge/Tim Brown, director; Ashok Gupta, organist (r. 9/25/10)
JAMES CALLAHAN: 2 Pieces on Gregorian Themes (Veni, veni Emmanuel; Veni Creator Spiritus) –James Callahan (r. 9/19/05)
JESPER MADSEN: Praetorius Variations –István Rupert (r. 10/25/04)
SIGFRID KARG-ELERT: Valse Mignonne, Op. 142, no. 2 –Ahreum Han (r. 3/3/13)
PETR EBEN: A Festive Voluntary (Variations on Good King Wenceslas) –Hyeon Jeong (r. 6/16/03)
RACHEL LAURIN: Epilogue, Op. 50 –Rachel Laurin (r. 11/9/09)
All performances feature the three-manual, 56-rank tracker-action organ built in 1986 by Gabriel Kney for the University’s acoustically supportive St. Thomas Aquinas Chapel.
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