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Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments

[1993 Casavant Freres organ at the Community of Christ Temple, Independence, Missouri][decorative stamp]
1993 Casavant Frères organ at the Community of Christ Temple, Independence, Missouri

[1977 Klais organ at Ingolstadt Cathedral, Germany][decorative stamp]
1977 Klais organ at Ingolstadt Cathedral, Germany

Organ Plus

…whether combined with saxophone, brass ensemble, chamber orchestra or symphonic ensemble, the King of Instruments proves itself an able and amiable companion.

Audio 1 hr 58 Min

Audio 59:00 Min

Audio 59:00 Min

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Music played in the program

Hour 1

FRANZ JOSEPH HAYDN: Organ Concerto in C, H. XVIII, Number 5 –German Bach Soloists, Helmut Winschermann, conductor; Daniel Chrozempa (1750 Anonymous/Franziskanerkirche, Eisenstadt, Austria) Philips 6500.359/60

JACOBUS KLOPPERS: Celebration, from Carolingian TemperamentsWilliam Street, saxophone; Marnie Giesbrecht (1978 Brunzema-Casavant/Convocation Hall, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada) Eclectra CD-2076

LLOYD PFAUTSCH: If thou but suffer God to guide thee, Chorale Fantasy –Missouri Brass Quintet; John Obetz (1993 Casavant Frères/Community of Christ Temple, Independence, MO) RBWCD-008

HORATIO PARKER: Organ Concerto in e-flat, Opus 55 –Ingolstadt Philharmonic, Alfredo Ibarra, conductor; Franz Hauk (1977 Klais/Ingolstadt Münster, Germany) Guild GMCD 7182

Hour 2

JOHN STANLEY: Trumpet Tune –Chicago Brass Quintet; Paul Vander Weele (1963 Casavant Frères/North Shore Congregation Israel, Glenco, IL) Centaur CD-2221

JOHN STANLEY: Organ Concerto in B-flat, Opus 2, number 6 –Parley of Instruments, Roy Goodman, conductor; Paul Nicholson (Goetze & Gwynn chamber organ) Hyperion CDA66338

PETER DICKINSON: Organ Concerto [1971] –BBC Symphony Orchestra, David Atherton, conductor; Jennifer Bate (1954 Harrison & Harrison/Royal Festival Hall, London, England, UK) EMI Classics CDC 47584

HOZAN YAMAMOTO & WOLFGANG MITTERER: From a Distant Place, improvisation –Hozan Yamamoto, shakuhachi; Wolfgang Mitterer (1983 Rieger/Marienkirche, Vienna, Austria) PlayaSound 65199

LEON BOËLLMANN: Fantasie Dialoguée, Opus 35 –Leipzig Symphony, Olaf Koch, conductor; Franz Hauk (1977 Klais/Ingolstadt Münster, Germany) Guild GMCD 7215


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