Three by Four #8939
…Recent instruments by Schantz, Van Daalen, and Buzard in Minnesota and Illinois allow John Obetz, Amy Johansen, Ann Rigler, and Charles Tompkins multiple musical opportunities.
John Obetz and Ann Rigler play the 69-rank organ of John-Paul Buzard built for St. James United Methodist Church in Danville, Illinois. Ms. Johansen performs on the 60-stop Schantz instrument at Saint Leo's Roman Catholic Church in St. Paul, Minnesota, while Dr. Tompkins plays the 40-rank Van Daalen design for Saint Michael's Lutheran Church, Roseville, Minnesota. All performances were taped in concert settings.
ALEXANDRE GUILMANT: Organ Sonata No. 3 in C, Op. 56
JEHAN ALAIN: Deux Danses a Agni Yavishta
JEAN ROGER-DUCASSE: Pastorale
VINCENT PERSICHETTI: Sonata for Organ, Op. 86
OLIVIER MESSIAEN: Serene Alleluias, from Ascension Suite
J.S. BACH: 2 Chorale-preludes ("Meine Seele erhebet den Herrn"; "Ach bleib bei uns, Herr Jesu Christ")
LOUIS VIERNE: Final, from Symphony No. 3, Op. 28