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Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments

American Organists in Detroit

…a gilded gathering of guest talents, taped in concerts at the 1986 national convention of the American Guild of Organists.

Program Broadcast dates:

•November 6, 1989 as Show #8945

•July 31, 1995 as Show #9531


Audio 88 Min

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Music played in the program

CALVIN HAMPTON: Trumpet Tunes from Suite Number 2. DAVID HURD: Partita on Detroit, premiere. LEO SOWERBY: AriosoDavid Hurd (1960 Aeolian-Skinner/Ford Auditorium, Detroit, MI)

SCOTT WITHROW: Variations on Melcombe –Scott Withrow (1963 Schlicker/Concordia College, Ann Arbor, MI)

MOONYEEN ALBRECHT: 3 Psalms for Flute & Organ, premiere –Frances Shelly, flute; Steven Egler (1980 Pilzecker/Saints Peter & Paul Church, Detroit, MI)

MYRON ROBERTS: Pastorale & AviaryJoyce Jones (1985 Petty-Madden/St. Colette's Church, Livonia, MI)

VIRGIL THOMSON: 3 Organ Voluntaries [1985], premiere –David Hurd (1960 Aeolian-Skinner/Ford Auditorium, Detroit, MI)

GERRE HANCOCK: Improvisation on Submitted Themes –Gerre Hancock (1960 Aeolian-Skinner/Ford Auditorium, Detroit, MI)


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