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Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments

[1876 E. & G.G. Hook & Hastings; 2001 Andover organ, Opus 828, at Saint Joseph's Cathedral, Buffalo, NY]
1876 E. & G.G. Hook & Hastings; 2001 Andover organ at Saint Joseph’s Cathedral, Buffalo, NY, Opus 828

The Buffalo Shuffle

…revisiting old haunts with Joseph McCabe and friends of the Organ Historical Society.

Audio 1 hr 58 min

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Music played in the program

Hour 1

HARRY WARREN: Shuffle off to BuffaloChris Elliott (1926 Wurlitzer/Shea’s Performing Arts Center, Buffalo, NY) CPE Productions 104

*JAN PIETERSZOON SWEELINCK: Malle SijmenGail Archer (1948 Schlicker/Kenmore Presbyterian, Kenmore, NY)

*J.S. BACH: Allegro, from Trio Sonata Number 5 in C, BWV 429 –Frederick Teardo (1966 Schlicker/First Trinity Evangelical Lutheran, Tonawanda, NY)

*DUDLEY BUCK: Variations on “The Last Rose of Summer”. TRADITIONAL: Hymn, I sing the mighty power of GodTom Trenny (1932 Schlicker/St. Francis Xavier RCC, Buffalo, NY)

*JOHANN PACHELBEL: Variations on Herzlich tut mich verlangen –Rhonda Sider Edgington (1895 Felgemaker/Ascension RCC, North Tonawanda, NY)

*DAVID CONTE: Prelude & Fugue, In Memoriam Nadia Boulanger. SIR HUBERT PARRY: Hymn Tune Repton, Dear Lord and Father of MankindKen Cowan (1876 E. & G.G. Hook & Hastings; 2001 Andover/Cathedral of St. Joseph, Buffalo, NY)

Filler –J.S. BACH (see above)


Hour 2

*SAMMY FAIN, IRVING MILLS, BENEE RUSSELL: Turkish TowelScott Foppiano (1926 Wurlitzer/Shea’s Performing Arts Center, Buffalo, NY)

*PIETRO YON: Humoresque, from L’Organo Primitivo –David Bond (1970 Noehren/First Presbyterian, Buffalo, NY)

*GIROLAMO FRESCOBALDI (arranged by Ottorino Respighi, transcribed by Leo Sowerby): Passacaglia –Peter Stoltzfus Berton (1928 Skinner/Baker Memorial UMC, East Aurora, NY)

*ALEXANDRE GUILMANT: Variations on an Old Polish Carol –Bruce Stevens (1860 Garret House/St. Stephen RCC, Buffalo, NY)

*FELIX MENDELSSOHN (transcribed by Barnes): Wedding March –W. Randolph Bourne (1919 Votteler-Holtkamp-Sparling/Jordan River Missionary Baptist, Buffalo, NY)

*MARCEL DUPRÉ: Prelude & Fugue in f, Opus. 7. number 2. SIR HUBERT PARRY: Hymn tune, Round the Lord in glory seated [Rustington] –Will Headlee (1903 Kimball/St. Louis RCC, Buffalo, NY)

*PERCY FLETCHER: Fountain ReverieJustin Hartz (1933 Wurlitzer/Forest Lawn Cemetery Chapel, Buffalo, NY)

*ARTHUR HARRIS: Prelude –J.R. Daniels (1906 Barckhoff/First Universalist, Middleport, NY)

SAMMY FAIN: I’ll be seeing youChris Elliott (1926 Wurlitzer/Shea’s Performing Arts Center, Buffalo, NY) CPE Productions 105

Filler –WARREN: (see above)


Performances marked with * were recorded during the Organ Historical Society’s 2004 National Convention, featuring instruments in and around Buffalo, New York. A four-CD album from that and other OHS conventions, as well as pictures of instruments, is available online.

The next OHS convention is in Cleveland, July 5-10, 2009

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