Vive Langlais!
Vive Langlais!

Vive Langlais! #8706

…An 80th birthday celebration for the famous French organist/composer Jean Langlais with comments from his American disciple Ann Labounsky.

Langlais performs on the organs of Marienstatt Abbey (Motette M-1023, 1066), The Church of St. Clothilde, Paris (Arion ARN 336 008) and St. Bavo's Church, Haarlem (Citadel 116.001). Ms. Labounsky plays Casavant instruments at St. Peter's Cathedral, Erie, PA and Calvary Episcopal Church, Pittsburgh. (Musical Heritage Society recordings).

JEAN LANGLAIS: Te Deum, fr Trois Paraphrases Gregoriennes (1934)

JEAN LANGLAIS: Prelude sur les grands jeux, fr Suite Francaise (1949)

JEAN LANGLAIS: Adoration des Bergers (1929)

JEAN LANGLAIS: Les Rameaux, fr Poemes Evangeliques (1932)

J.S. BACH: Chorale-preludes, O sacred head S. 727

JEAN LANGLAIS: Chorale-preludes, O sacred head & Jesu meine Freude (1972)

JEAN LANGLAIS: Triptyque (Melody; Trio; Final) (1958)

JEAN LANGLAIS: Progression (Duo; Offering; Fugue et continuo) (1978)

CÉSAR FRANCK: Cantabile in B, fr Trois Pieces (1878)

JEAN LANGLAIS: Improvisation on Conditor alme siderum (1978)