Of Passion and Rebirth #8813

…Music on the themes of Holy Week and Easter.

CHARLES-MARIE WIDOR: Marche Pontificale, from Symphony No. 1  Jane Parker-Smith (Harrison organ, Coventry Cathedral)

JEAN LANGLAIS: Dominica in Palmis  Ann Labounsky (Casavant organ, Calvary Episcopal Church, Pittsburgh)

Pepping: Passion Chorales (O, wir armen Suender), from Das Grosse Orgelbuch  Christian Schlicke (Rieger organ, Neander-Kirche, Duesseldorf)

J.S. BACH: O Lamm Gottes, unschuldig, S. 656  Jacques van Oortmerssen (1743 Hinsz/Bovenkerk, Kampen, The_Netherlands)

J.S. BACH: Erbarm' dich mein, o Herre Gott, S. 721  Robert Noehren (Rieger organ, Pacific Union College, Angwin, California)

JOSEPH AHRENS: Easter Chorales (Christ ist erstanden; Erschienen ist der herrlich' Tag; Ist das der Lieb, Herr Jesu Christ; Gelobt sei Gott im hoechsten Thron) from Choralwerk fuer Orgel  Sieglinde Ahrens (Klais organ, Muelheim Parish Church, Germany)

MARCEL DUPRÉ: Symphonie Passion, The world awaiting the Saviour, from The Life of Christ, Op. 23  Daniel Roth (1862 Cavaillé-Coll/Church of St. Sulpice, Paris/St. Sulpice, Paris, France)

MARCEL DUPRÉ: Symphonie Passion, Nativity, from The Life of Christ, Op. 23  Ladd Thomas (Moeller organ, National City Christian Church, Washington, D.C.)

MARCEL DUPRÉ: Symphonie Passion, Crucifixion, from The Life of Christ, Op. 23  Max Miller (Skinner organ, Old South Church, Boston)

MARCEL DUPRÉ: Symphonie Passion, Resurrection, from The Life of Christ, Op. 23  Pierre Cochereau (1868 Cavaille-Coll/Cathedrale Notre Dame, Paris, France)