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Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments

American Organs Here and There

Capsule coverage of some recent organ installations showing an interesting variety of styles.

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Music played in the program

JACQUES BOYVIN: Suite on the 4th Tone –Norma Stevlingson (1992 Jaeckel/Pilgrim Congregational, Duluth, MN) recorded October 10, 1993

J.S. BACH: Jesu, joy of man’s desiring. LOUIS-CLAUDE DAQUIN: The Cuckoo. JEAN LANGLAIS: Song of Peace. ALFRED HOLLINS: A Trumpet Minuet –Robert Burns King; recorded November 15, 1992

J.S. BACH: Fantasy in g, S. 542. J.S. BACH: 2 Chorale-preludes, Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, S. 659 & 661. GEORGE SHEARING: Sacred Sounds: There is a happy Land; I love Thee, my Lord. FELIX MENDELSSOHN: Organ Sonata Number 1 in f, 1st movement –David Higgs (1979; 1992 Wahl/First English Lutheran, Appleton, WI) recorded October 18, 1992

McKEAN: 3 Etudes: Quercus; Borneo; Tiaga. LOUIS VIERNE: Final, from Symphony Number 1, Opus 14 –Ronald McKean (1993 Rosales/First Presbyterian, Oakland, CA) recorded November 7, 1993


This program was originally issued as #9406 in February 1994.


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