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Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments

Making Seconds Count

three timeless works which exploit the French symphonic organ tradition.

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Music played in the program

LOUIS VIERNE: Allegro, from Organ Symphony Number 2, Opus 20 –Virgil Fox (1953 Aeolian-Skinner/Riverside, New York, NY) EMI Classics CDC 66386

ALEXANDRE GUILMANT: Organ Sonata Number 2 in D, Opus 50 –Christopher Herrick (1983 van den Heuvel/Nieuwe Kerk, Ketwijk aan Zee, The Netherlands) Priory Cassette PRC-229; Ben van Oosten (1890 Cavaillé-Coll/Église Saint-Ouen, Rouen, France) Dabringhaus und Grimm MDG 316 0340

MARCEL DUPRÉ: Organ Symphony Number 2 in c#, Opus 26 –Suzanne Chaisemartin (1878 Merklin; 1926 Merklin & Kuhn; 1979 Kern/Cathédrale Saint-Pierre, Montpellier, France) Coriolan CD-316108

LOUIS VIERNE: Organ Symphony Number 2 in e, Opus 20, entire –Pierre Cochereau (1868 Cavaillé-Coll/Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris, France) Solstice CD-028


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