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1997 Schoenstein
1997 Schoenstein/1st Plymouth Congregational Church, Lincoln, NE

For the Beauty of the Earth

…music for an Earth Day celebration of the world’s splendor and the environment which is our life-support.

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Music played in the program

Hour 1

MICHAEL BURKHARDTEarth and all starsElwood Bernas (1889 Whalley & Genung-1999 Bond/1st Presbyterian Church, Port Townsend, WA) FPCPT 9880

LEE HOIBYAt the round earth’s imagined cornersTrinity Choir/James Simms; Larry King (1968 Aeolian-Skinner/Trinity Church Wall Street, New York, NY) Gothic 49035

NORBERTO GUINALDOI praise the earth in beauty seen, fr Thanksgiving & HarvestNorberto Guinaldo (1963 Reuter/1st United Methodist Church, Garden Grove, CA) PD Archive (r. 4/23/13)

GERRE HANCOCKEarthquake, wind and fireSt. Thomas Choir/Gerre Hancock; Judith Hancock (1956 Aeolian-Skinner, revised/St. Thomas Church, New York, NY) Priory 629

RUSSELL PECKIn the gardenAndrew Peters (2015 Schantz/2nd Presbyterian Church, Saint Louis, MO) Regent 508

RICHARD PURVIS:  Saint Francis Suite (Ascription; Hymn to the Moon; Earth Carol; Canticle of the Sun) –Tom Hazleton (1934 Aeolian-Skinner/Grace Cathedral, San Francisco, CA) Pipedreams Archive (r. 9/7/2003)

PAUL WINTERUnder the sunPaul Winter, saxophone; Paul McCandless, oboe; John Clark, French horn; Glen Velez, desert drum; Paul Halley (1954 Aeolian-Skinner/Cathedral of  St. John the Divine, New York, NY) Living Music 0019

RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMSAll people that on earth do dwell (Old 100th) –Brass Ensemble + Choirs of Washington National Cathedral and Grace Cathedral /Douglas Major; Robert Lehman (Aeolian-Skinner/Washington National Cathedral, Washington, DC) EMI 54134

Filler – GUINALDO (see above)

Hour 2

RICHARD WEBSTERAll people that on earth do dwell –Festival Chorus/Richard Webster; Thomas Whittemore (1922 Skinner/St. Luke’s Parish, Evanston, IL) Advent Press 2004

PAUL MANZ:  2 Hymn Improvisations (O God, o Lord of heaven and earth; Let the earth now praise the Lord) –Paul Manz (1965 Schlicker/Mount Olive Lutheran Church, Minneapolis, MN) Manz Music 922 & 933

DAVID CHERWIENGod, who made the earth and heavenMerilee Klemp, oboe; Good Shepherd Choir; David Cherwien (1970 Reuter/Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, Minneapolis, MN) Summa 1997

DAVID GILLINGHAMProphecy of the Earth (1993) –Grand Symphonic Winds/Matthew George; William Chouinard (1927 Casavant-2001 Schantz/St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church, Mahtomedi, MN) PD Archive (r. 3/6/2011)

TRADITIONAL:  Hymn, For the beauty of the earth (tune England’s Lane) –Manchester Cathedral Choir/Christopher Stokes; Jeffrey Makinson (1934 Harrison/Manchester Cathedral, England) Priory 718

HECTOR OLIVERAFor the beauty of the earthHector Olivera (1989 Blackinton/1st United Methodist Church, San Diego, CA) HO 1093

SETH BINGHAMBeside still waters, fr Pastorale Psalms, Op. 30Christopher Marks (1997 Schoenstein/1st Plymouth Congregational Church, Lincoln, NE) Raven 990

PAUL WINTERReturn to Gaia (and For the beauty of the earth)Paul Winter, saxophone; Paul Halley (1954 Aeolian-Skinner/Cathedral of  St. John the Divine, New York, NY) Living Music 0002

Filler – MANZ: O God, o Lord of heaven and earth (see above)


APOBAContinuing support of PIPEDREAMS is provided in loving memory of Wesley and Lucinda Dudley by their family, with additional support from Walter McCarthy, Clara Ueland, and the Greystone Foundation, by Jan Kirchner on behalf of her family foundation, by the Art and Martha Kaemmer Fund of the HRK Foundation, in celebration of the life of Martha Hulings Kaemmer, and by listener-contributors to this public radio station. Additional support comes from Buzard Pipe Organ Builders of Champaign, IL and Casavant Frères of St. Hyacinthe, Quebec, members of APOBA, the Associated Pipe Organ Builders of America, a collaborative of designers, creators, and maintainers of pipe organs found in religious and educational institutions, concert halls, and residences throughout the United States and beyond. An APOBA resource guide and member prospectus is available at APOBA.COM.

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