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Celebrating the pipe organ, the King of Instruments

[1996 Casavant]
1996 Casavant at Broadway Baptist in Fort Worth, Texas.

Getting ready for the concert!

The Pipedreams Live Players from Broadway Baptist:
Front row, from the left: Isabelle Demers, Jerry Westenkuehler, Thomas Stoker, Joseph Butler, Albert Travis
Back row: Bradley Hunter Welch, Yoon-Mi Lim, Robert August, Michael Barone

[Pastor Brent Beasley]
Our Broadway Baptist host, Pastor Brent Beasley.

Pipedreams Live! at Broadway Baptist

…a Texas-sized celebration of the 191-rank Casavant organ in Fort Worth, featuring regional soloists.

Audio 1 hr 58 Min

Audio 59:00 Min

Audio 59:00 Min

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Music played in the program

Hour 1

JERRY WESTENKUEHLER: Fantasia on Ein feste BurgJerry Westenkuehler, organist

LOUIS VIERNE: Impromptu in F & Toccata in b-flat, fr Pieces de Fantasie (Op. 54, no. 2/Op. 53, no. 6) –Yoon-Mi Lim, organist

AARON DAVID MILLER: Fantasy on Lobe den HerrenBradley Hunter Welch, organist

MARCEL DUPRÉ: Poeme Héroïque –Festival Brass/Thomas Stoker, director; Albert Travis, organist

MARK ANDREWS: Hymn, Praise my soul, the King of Heaven –Festival Choir and Orchestra/David Keith, conductor; Albert Travis, organist (Resmiranda 8055)

Filler – RAYMOND HAHN: Pastorale –Bradley Welch, organist (Loft 1084)

Hour 2

LOUIS VIERNE: Naiades, Op. 55, #4 –Dong-Ill Shin (Pro Organo 7241)

CLAUDE DEBUSSY (trans. Cellier): Claire de luneBradley Hunter Welch, organist (Loft 1084)

ANDRÉ RAISON: Offertoire, Vive le RoiJoseph Butler, organist

ANDREW LLOYD: 2 Pieces (Herzlich tut mich verlangen; Il est né divin enfant) –Robert August, organist

ROWLAND PRITCHARD (arr. Wilberg): Hymn, Love divine, all loves excelling –Festival Choir and Orchestra/David Keith, director; Albert Travis, organist (Resmiranda 8055)

JOSEPH JONGEN: Toccata (iv.), fr Symphonie Concertante, Op. 81 –Fort Worth Symphony/David Keith,
conductor; Albert Travis, organ (r. 11/2/03) BBC 2003

Filler – ALEXANDRE GUILMANT: Final, fr Sonata No. 1, Op. 42 –Bradley Hunter Welch (Loft 1084)


The Pipedreams Live! event was recorded on the evening of November 16, 2014. Thanks to recording engineer Ra Byn.

These recordings feature solo performances on the Rildia Bee O’Bryan Cliburn Organ (1995 Casavant, Opus 3750):
            Bradley Welch Plays at Broadway Baptist (Loft 1084)
            Envisionings: Dong-Il Shin (Pro Organo 7241)
            The Cliburn Organ: Kalevi Kiviniemi Plays (Fuga 9404)

Watch these performances on the Broadway Baptist organ:
            KHACHATURIAN: Sabre Dance/Kalevi Kiviniemi
            COCHEREAU: Scherzo Symphonique/Kalevi Kiviniemi
            LISZT: Prelude & Fugue on B-A-C-H/Dong-Ill Shin
            BONNET: Variations de Concert, Op. 1/Dong-Ill Shin

Several additional recordings featuring the Broadway Baptist Festival Choir and Orchestra, as well as organ-and-orchestra repertoire with the Fort Worth Symphony, are available through the church office: 817-336-5761 or info@broadwaybc.org 


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