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Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments

2007 Holtkamp
2007 Holtkamp/Boe Chapel, St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN

The Organist's Yearbook

…our traditional summing-up of some of the year’s happenings in the world of the King of Instruments.

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Music played in the program

Hour 1

WILLIAM WALTON: Orb & Sceptre MarchAlan Morrison (1951 Aeolian-Skinner/1st Baptist Church, Longview, TX) PD Archive (r. 11/12/18, recorded during the 8th East Texas Pipe Organ Festival)

TRADITIONAL: Hymn, From all that dwell below the skiesSt. Olaf Cantorei/James Bobb, director; John Ferguson (2007 Holtkamp/Boe Chapel, St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN) PD Archive (4/27/18)

MICHELANGELO ROSSI: Toccata No. 1Marie Rubis Bauer (2014 Pasi/Westport Presbyterian Church, Kansas City, MO) PD Archive (r. 7/6/18)

DAVID BRIGGS: Tierces, fr 4 Concert EtudesDouglas Cleveland (2017 Richards, Fowkes/Village Presbyterian Church, Prairie Village, KS) PD Archive (r. 7/3/18)

MARGARET SANDRESKY: Salem Suite, selections (Prelude for the Principal; Celebration)Kimberly Marshall (2011 Casavant/Helzberg Hall, Kansas City, MO) PD Archive (r. 7/6/18)

JOSEPH HAYDN: 2 Pieces for Flute Clock (Minuet & Presto)Bruce Bengtson (1883 Hook at Holy Communion Church in Lake Geneva, WI) PD Archive (4. 8/21/18)

J. S. BACH: Toccata in C, BWV 564Adriaan Hoek (2000 Richards, Fowkes/1st Lutheran Church, Boston, MA) PD Archive (9/9/18). Hoek won the Yuko Hayashi Memorial First Prize at the 2018 Boston Bach International Organ Competition.

HUBERT PARRY: Fantasia on ElthamPhilip Brunelle (1981 Holtkamp/Plymouth Congregational Church, Minneapolis, MN) Ten Thousand Lakes 108

WILLIAM WALTON (trans. Winpenny): March for ‘A History of the English-speaking Peoples’Benjamin Sheen (2018 Dobson/St. Thomas Church, New York, NY) PD Archive (r. 10/7/18.) The inaugural concert on this instrument, played by David Hyde (who is moving on to King’s College, Cambridge) will air in February 2019.

Filler – BÖHM: Vater unser im Himmelreich --Douglas Cleveland (2017 Richards, Fowkes/Village Presbyterian Church, Prairie Village, KS) PD Archive (r. 7/3/18)

Hour 2

EDGARD HOOGHUYS: Fox Trot (1908 Hooghyus ‘Prince Carnival’ Band Organ/Art Academy Hall, Geraardsbergen, Belgium) Hooghuys Festival LH 553

ALPHONSE MAILLY: Allegro con brio (iii.), fr Sonata in d, Op. 1Momoyo Kokubu (1849 Loret/Fiinisterrae Church, Brussels, Belgium) SIC 006. Enjoy pictures and more detail related to our Pipedreams Spring Tour 2018 in Belgium on Facebook.

BACH: Contrapunctus No. 5 (1742 edition), fr Die Kunst der Fuge, BWV 1080Matthias Maierhofer (1755 Silbermann-Hildebrandt/Hofkirche, Dresden) Ambiente Audio 2037

FRIEDRICH WILHELM MARKULL: 3 Pieces in E-flat (Nachspiel No. 3; Trio No. 3, fr Op. 124; Nachspiel, Op. 62, no. 3Andrzej Szadejko (1841 Buchholz/St. Nicholai Church, Stralsund, Germany) MD&G 906.1990

CLARENCE MADER: Afternoon of a ToadJacob Benda (1932-35 Aeolian-Skinner/Northrop Auditorium, Minneapolis, MN) PD Archive (r. 10/13/18). Jacob has recorded a CD of Mader’s music, Centaur 3361.

HENRY MARTIN: Prelude No. 22 in F (premiere)Nathan Laube (1932-1935 Aeolian-Skinner/Northrop Auditorium, Minneapolis, MN) PD Archive (r. 12/4/18)

JAMES H. ROGERS: Sonatine No 1Charles Echols (1982 Marrin/Cathedral of St. Mary, Saint Cloud, MN) PD Archive (r. 5/13/18)

ALVARS KALEJS: Toccata on Allein Gott in der HöhIveta Apkalna (1871 Willis-1933 Harrison-2004 Mander/Royal Albert Hall, London) PD Archive (r. 7/22/18)

Filler – WALTON: March for ‘A History of the English-speaking Peoples’ (see above)


APOBAContinuing support of PIPEDREAMS is provided in memory of Wesley C. Dudley by his family, with additional support from Walter McCarthy, Clara Ueland, and the Greystone Foundation, by Jan Kirchner on behalf of her family foundation, by the Art and Martha Kaemmer Fund of the HRK Foundation, in celebration of the life of Martha Hulings Kaemmer, and by listener-contributors to this public radio station. Additional support comes from Goulding & Wood, Inc. of Indianapolis, IN, and Holtkamp Organ Company of Cleveland, OH, members of APOBA, the Associated Pipe Organ Builders of America, a collaborative of designers, creators, and maintainers of pipe organs found in religious and educational institutions, concert halls, and residences throughout the United States and beyond. An APOBA resource guide and member prospectus is available at APOBA.COM.

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