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Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments

[1877 Willis/Salisbury Cathedral, England][decorative stamp]
1877 Willis at Salisbury Cathedral, England

[1596 Malamini/San Petronio Basilica, Bologna, Italy][decorative stamp]
1596 Malamini at San Petronio Basilica, Bologna, Italy

[1950 Holtkampt/Crouse College, Syracuse University, NY][decorative stamp]
1950 Holtkampt at Crouse College, Syracuse University, NY

[18th c. Italian organ/Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, NY][decorative stamp]
18th c. Italian organ at the Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, NY

[1792 Callido/Corpus Christi Church, Valvasone, Italy][decorative stamp]
1792 Callido at Corpus Christi Church, Valvasone, Italy

Toccatas, Again

…the original ‘touch piece’ has manifested itself in many different ways, dependent on time and place.

Audio 1 hr 58 Min

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Audio 59:00 Min

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Music played in the program

Hour 1

JULES GRISONToccata in FJane Parker-Smith (1877 Willis/Salisbury Cathedral, England) EMI 73512

GIROLAMO FRESCOBALDIToccata Sesta, fr Book II (1627)Sergio Vartolo (1596 Malamini/San Petronio Basilica, Bologna, Italy) Tactus 58060706

J. S. BACHToccata in d (Dorian), BWV 538André Isoir (1982 Grenzing/St. Cyprien Church, Perigore, France) Calliope 9718

AUGUSTIN BARIÉToccata, fr Trois PiecesAndré Marchal (1950 Holtkampt/Crouse College, Syracuse University, NY) Westminster 14130

JOHANN JACOB FROBERGERToccata da sonarsi alla LevationeDavitt Moroney (1654 Dallam/Parish Church, Lanvellec, France) Tempérements 76

FRANCIS JACKSONToccata, Chorale & FugueColm Cary (2002 Letourneau/Chapel of St. Peter in Chains, Tower of London, England) London Interdependent Records 004

Hour 2

BERNARDO PASQUINIToccata SeptimaLuigi Ferdinando Tagliavini (1797 Agati/San Michele Arcangelo, Vignole-Quarrata, Italy) Fone 9OF33

MICHELANGELO ROSSIToccata QuartaHans Davidsson (18th c. Italian organ/Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, NY) Loft 1077

GEORG MUFFATToccata SextaMartin Neu (2005 Metzler/St. Francis Church, Stuttgart-Obertürkheim, Germany) Audite 92.548

BACHToccata in D, BWV 912 --Christian von Blohn (1750 Stumm/Evangelical Church, Trarbach, Germany) IFO 419

DOMENICO ZIPOLIToccata all’elevazioneFrancesco di Lernia (1792 Callido/Corpus Christi Church, Valvasone, Italy) Tactus 550004 

HUBERT PARRYToccata & Fugue (The Wanderer)Colin Lynch (1926 Skinner/Stambaugh Auditorium, Youngstown, OH) Raven 939

If you’ve enjoyed the lively music in this program, we recommend these additional broadcasts from the archive, dedicated to the same genre but with many different selections:

Program #0518Toccata! (1)
Program #0847Toccata! (2)



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