Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments
1997 Grönlunds at Morrfjärdens Church, Sweden
1862 Cavaillé-Coll at St. Sulpice, Paris, France
1931 Skinner at Girard College Chapel, Philadelphia, PA
1892 Willis at Hereford Cathedral, England
1967 Walker at the Metropolitan Cathedral, Liverpool, England
…a collection of choral works and organ solos in celebration of the Feast of the Resurrection.
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CHARLES-MARIE WIDOR: Surrexit a mortuis, Op. 23, no. 1 –Les Petits Chanteurs du Mont-Royal; Les Chantres Musiciens/Gilbert Patenaude, director; Jonathan Oldengarm & Vincent Boucher (1961 Beckerath/St. Joseph Oratory, Montreal, Quebec, Canada) ATMA 2.2718
WILLIAM BYRD: In resurrection tua. CHARLES VILLIERS STANFORD: Ye choirs of new Jerusalem –Hereford Cathedral Choir/Geraint Bowen, director; Peter Dyke (1892 Willis/Hereford Cathedral, England) Regent 478
WILLIAM MATHIAS: Chorale (Easter 1996) –Richard Lea (1967 Walker/Metropolitan Cathedral, Liverpool, England) Priory 870
PAUL WINTER: Overture to a New Day (Night into dawn; Dance of all beings) –Paul Winter Consort; White Eagle Singers; Paul Halley (1951 Aeolian-Skinner/Cathedral of St. John the Divine, New York, NY) Living Music 028
HEINRICH SCHEIDEMANN: Surrexit pastor bonus (after Lassus) –Pieter van Dijk (1725 Schnitger/St.
Laurenskerk, Alkmaar, Netherlands) Naxos 8.554202
PETER MØLLER: 3 Meditations (We shall be changed; It is sown; Christ is risen) –Sven-Ingvart Mikkelksen (1979 Frobenius/St. Peter’s Church, Kolding, Denmark) Point 5104
Enjoy these other Easter-themed PIPEDREAMS programs from the archive:
Music for Easter (#1513)
An Easter Offering (#1415)
Let the Round Earth Rejoice (#1312)
Prayers and Alleluias (#1214)
An Easter Awakening (#1116)
Music for Eastertide (#1013)