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Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments

Holiday International

Savoring seasonal organ repertoire from many lands.

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Music played in the program

DIETHIER: Fantasy on Adeste fidelisRobert Vickery (1928 Welte; 1964 Möller; 1983 Gould & Sons/Episcopal Cathedral of St. Mark, Minneapolis, MN) Intersound 2069

FLOR PEETERS: Chorale-prelude, Uns ist geboren ein Kindelein, Opus 39, number 4 –Jozef Sluys (1986 Loncke/Sint-Salvatorskathedraal, Bruges, Belgium) Prezioso CD-920.204

TRADITIONAL: Christmas carols: Sing we now of Christmas; Coventry Carol; The Birds; In dulci jubilo –Columbia Symphony Orchestra, Zoltan Rozsnyai, conductor; E. Power Biggs (1820 Anonymous/Esterházy SchlossKapelle, Eisenstadt, Austria) Sony Special Products CD-14076

FELIX MENDELSSOHN: There shall be a star, from Christus –Chichester Cathedral Choir, Alan Thurlow, conductor; James Thomas (1986 Mander/Chichester Cathedral, England, UK) Priory PRCD539

SIVERT: Variations on Puer natus in Bethlehem –Lena Jacobson (1690 Cahman/Smalands Museum, Sweden) BIS-CD-123/125

MIECZYSLAW SURZYNSKI: Koleda, Opus 36 –Paul Wisskirchen (1980 Klais/Altenberger Dom, Germany) Prezioso CD-800.011

LEROY ANDERSON: Sleigh Ride. TRADITIONAL: Adeste fidelis; Angels we have heard on high (1935 Dubbele Biophone/Museum Speelklok, Utrecht, The Netherlands) Utrecht Museum CD-004

IRVING BERLIN: Winter Wonderland –Dutch street organs; (1930 Carl Frei fairground organ/Museum Speelklok, Utrecht, The Netherlands) Utrecht Museum CD-004

CARL F. SCHALK: Before the marvel of this night –Choir of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Richard Erickson, conductor & organ (1970 Turner/Holy Trinity Lutheran, New York, NY) Augsburg CD-3308

MAX REGER: Chorale-prelude, Macht hoch die TurHans-Dieter Karras (1983 Eule/Huysburg Kloster, Germany) Prospect CD-401592

WEIDENHAGEN: Advent prelude, Mocht hoch die TurHans-Dieter Karras (1903 Sauer/Lutherkirche, Bad Harzburg, Germany) Prospect CD-401592

LOUIS-CLAUDE DAQUIN: Noel etranger. ARMAND-LOUIS COUPERIN: Dialogue entre le Hautbois et la Basson –Olivier Latry (1790 Clicquot/Cathedral of Saint Peter, Poitiers, France) BMG/RCA CD-70122

ANTON HEILLER: Chorale-prelude, Low how a rose –Marian Ruhl Metson (1967 C.B. Fisk/Memorial Chapel, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA) Raven OAR-260

LOUIS-JAMES-ALFRED LEFÉBURE-WÉLY: Offertoire for Christmas –Daniel Roth (1984 Woehl/St. Remigius Church, Viersen, Germany) Buch & Musik CD-1001

LEE HOIBY: The Offering, from A Hymn of the Nativity –Memphis Boy Choir & Chamber Choir & Pro Arte String Ensemble, John Ayer, conductor; David Kienzle (1927 Kilgen; 1956; 1975 Schantz/Episcopal Cathedral of Saint Mary, Memphis, TN) Pro Organo CD 7073

JEAN-FRANÇOIS DANDRIEU: Noel de Saintonge. J.S. BACH: Chorale-prelude, In dulci jubilo, S. 729 –Paul Wisskirchen (1980 Klais/Altenberger Dom, Germany) Prezioso CD-800.011

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