Going On Record #8740
…A quarterly review of recent releases of organ music on LP, CD and tape, with emphasis on the exceptional and deserving. This sampler covers many musical styles, and offers a splendid buyer's guide reference for personal collection building. Michael Barone is host and arbiter of taste.
J.S. BACH: Chorale-prelude, "Wachet auf!" Susan Armstrong (1892 Johnson & Son/Sacred Heart Church, Waterbury, CT/Sacred Heart, Waterbury, Connecticut)
Bergamo: Sinfonia Giancarlo Parodi (1832 Serassi organ/St. Mary's Church, Valli del Pasubio, Italy)
A. Gabrieli: Toccata on the 10th Tone Roberto Micconi (1790 Callido organ/St. Zaccaria Church, Venice, Italy)
Arne: Flute Tune J. Thomas Mitts (1912 Tellers-Sommerhof organ/Holy Trinity Church, New Orleans, Louisiana)
FRANÇOIS COUPERIN: "La Precieuse" Marcel Perrin, saxophone; Klaus Weber, organ