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Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments

Summer Sketches

portraits of four historic instruments, in Portland and Bangor, Maine; Ocean Grove, New Jersey; and Round Lake, New York, famous for their summer concert schedules.

Program Broadcast dates:

Music played in the program

EDWIN H. LEMARE: Fantasie Fugue, Opus 48 –Frederick Hohman (1912 Austin/Merrill Auditorium, Portland, ME) Pro Organo CD 7018

EDWIN H. LEMARE: Summer Sketches, Opus 73 –Thomas Murray (1912 Austin/Merrill Auditorium, Portland, ME) AFKA SK-515

MacFARLANE: America the Beautiful March –Earl Miller (1912 Austin/Merrill Auditorium, Portland, ME) AFKA Cassette SK-324

JOHANN STRAUSS II: Emperor Waltz. MAURICE DURUFLÉ: Prelude on the Introit for Epiphany; Fugue on the Hour Chime of Soissons Cathedral –Peter Richard Conte (1908 Hope-Jones/Ocean Grove Auditorium, Ocean Grove, NJ) recorded July 24, 1991

PHILIPPE LEFEBVRE (arranged by Alexandre Guilmant): Meditation, Opus 68. ALEXANDRE GUILMANT: Allegro in the Style of Handel, Opus 81 –Round Lake Festival Orchestra; Glenn Soellner, conductor; Stephen Pinel [recorded July 24, 1988] (1847 Davis & Ferris/Round Lake Auditorium, Round Lake, NY) Round Lake CD-1001

CÉSAR FRANCK: Grande Piece Symphonique, Opus 17 –Dana Robinson (1860 E. & G.G. Hook/St. John RCC, Bangor, ME) recorded May, 28, 1993

For information on summer concerts:

Friends of the Kotzschmar Organ

Ocean Grove Auditorium Concerts

Round Lake Auditorium Concerts

Saint John’s Church Organ Series


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