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Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments

[1754 Dom Bedos; 1985 Quoirin organ at Eglise Sainte-Croix [Holy Cross], Bordeaux, France] [decorative stamp]
1754 Dom Bedos; 1985 Quoirin organ at Église Sainte-Croix [Holy Cross], Bordeaux, France

[1988 Kleuker-Steinmeyer organ at Tonhalle, Zurich, Switzerland] [decorative stamp]
1988 Kleuker-Steinmeyer organ at Tonhalle, Zürich, Switzerland


…an exploration of some unusual items found amidst the remarkably rich repertoire of music for organ with orchestra.

Audio 1 hr 58 Min

Audio 59:00 Min

Audio 59:00 Min

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Music played in the program

Hour 1

JOHANN CHRISTIAN BACH: Concerto No. 1 in B-flat –J.C. Bach Academy Orchestra, Ingeborg Scheerer, conductor; Johannes Geffert (Klais chamber organ) Fermate CD-20002

JEAN-FRANCOIS TAPRAY: Organ Concerto No. 5 –Baroque Ensemble of Nice, Gilbert Bezzina, condctor; Dominique Ferran (1754 Dom Bedos; 1985 Quoirin/Abbatiale Sainte-Croix, Bordeaux, France) K617 K.617079

PAUL HINDEMITH: Organ Concerto (1962) –hr-Sinfonieorchester, Werner Andreas Albert, conductor; Rosalinde Haas (1957 Förster & Nicolaus/Große Sendesaal, Konzertsaal und Studio im Hessischen Rundfunk, Frankfurt, Germany) cpo 999 261

Hour 2

J.S. BACH: Concerto No. 1 in d, BWV 1052 –Northern Sinfonia, Richard Hickox, conductor; Peter Hurford (1969 Grant, Degens & Bradbeer/Lyons Concert Hall, University of York, England) Argo 425 479

RICHARD BARTMUSS: Organ Concerto No. 2 in g, Op. 33 –Capriccio Baroque Orchestra, Dominik Kiefer, conductor; Ulrich Meldau (1988 Kleuker-Steinmeyer/Tonhalle, Zürich, Switzerland) Motette CD MOT 40311


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