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Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments

[1992 Fisk organ, Opus 100, at Meyerson Symphony Center, Dallas Texas][decorative stamp]
1992 Fisk organ, Opus 100, at Meyerson Symphony Center, Dallas Texas

[1987 Brombaugh organ in Tye Recital Hall, Iowa State University, Ames, IA][decorative stamp]
1987 Brombaugh organ in Tye Recital Hall, Iowa State University, Ames, IA

[1970 Aeolian-Skinner organ at National Presbyterian, Washington, DC.][decorative stamp]
1970 Aeolian-Skinner organ at National Presbyterian, Washington, DC

In Black and White

…a colorful collection of music featuring African-American composers and performers.

Audio 1 hr 58 min

Audio 59:00
Audio 59:00

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Music played in the program

Hour 1

WAYNE MARSHALL: Fantasy after Gershwin, I got plenty of nottin’, from Porgy & BessWayne Marshall (1992 C.B. Fisk/Meyerson Symphony Center, Dallas, TX) Delos DE 3228

DAVID HURD: Evening Song [1978] –Lynn Zeigler (1987 Brombaugh/Iowa State University, Ames, IA) Calcante CD-026

CALVIN TAYLOR: Sonnet of Praise, duet –Calvin Taylor & Michael Barone (1990 Visser-Rowland/Wooddale Church, Eden Prairie, MN) Pipedreams Archive recorded June 25, 2008

THOMAS “FATS” WALLER: Squeeze meThomas “Fats” Waller via MIDI transfer of a piano roll recording (Compton organ/Paramount Organ Studio, Bolton, Lancashire, England, UK) ASV 5007, and Dick Hyman (1926 Wurlitzer/Emery Theatre, Cincinnati, OH) MHS CD-512089

FELA SOWANDE: Go down, MosesNancy Cooper (1999 Bond/Holy Spirit Episcopal, Missoula, MT) Pro Organo CD 7139

FELA SOWANDE: K’a Mura. WILLIAM FARLEY SMITH: Great Day, duh Righteous Marchin!Christopher Johnson (1953 Aeolian-Skinner/Riverside, New York, NY) JAV CD-168

Filler –WAYNE MARSHALL (see above)

Hour 2

EUGENE HANCOCK: Four Spirituals: We are climbing Jacob’s ladder; Go, tell it on the mountain; My Lord, what a morning; Joshua fought the battle of Jericho –Robert Scoggin (1958 Möller+Sipe rebuild/Christ UMC, Rochester, MN) Pipedreams PD CD-1002

WILLIAM B. COOPER: Toccatina & Pastorale –Mickey Thomas Terry (1970 Aeolian-Skinner/National Presbyterian, Washington, DC) Pipedreams Archive recorded February 20, 1994 & November 18, 1993

DUKE ELLINGTON: Come SundayAnders Paulsson, saxophone; Harry Huff (1976 Åkerman & Lund/Katarina Church, Stockholm, Sweden) LCM CD-117

NOEL DaCOSTA: Ukom Memory Songs for Organ and Percussion –Earl Yowell, Steve Kimble, percussion; Mickey Thomas Terry (1985 Schantz/Lumen Christi Catholic Community [St. Leo the Great], Saint Paul, MN) Pipedreams Archive recorded January 20, 2003

DAVID HURD: Arioso and Finale [1992] –Stephen Tharp (1932 Aeolian-Skinner/St. Mary the Virgin Episcopal, New York, NY) Ethereal CD-104

TRADITIONAL (arranged by Norman Luboff): Deep RiverNormon Luboff Choir; New Symphony Orchestra of London, Leopold Stokowski, conductor; BMG/RCA CD-62599

Filler –DUKE ELLINGTON (see above)



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