An Organist's Yearbook #9052

…A wide ranging summary of the past twelve months in the world of the king of instruments, with competition winners, new instrument dedications, and memorial tributes to friends and mentors...in particular, E. Lyle Hagert, Douglas L. Butler, and Klaas Bolt (requiescat in pace).

JEAN GUILLOU: Improvisation on "Greensleeves"  Jean Guillou (1978 Kleucker/Notre Dame, L’Alpe d’Huez, France)

J.S. BACH: Toccata in d, S. 565. Wright: God rest ye merry, gentlemen  Dan Miller (1990 Möller/Calvary, Charlotte, North_Carolina)

CÉSAR FRANCK: Piece heroique  John Gouwens (1990 Wigdon organ/old St. Mary's Church, Detroit)

Martinu: Vigilia  John Scott Whiteley (1948-77 Marcussen/Cathedral, Haderslev, Denmark)

Gigout: Toccata  David Drury (1890 Hill/Town Hall, Sydney, Australia)

DIETERICH BUXTEHUDE: Praeludium in a  Matthew Dirst (Aeolian-Skinner organ/Church of the Advent, Boston)

Nevin: Will o' the wisp  William Maddox (Casavant organ/Calgary Fine Arts Center)

MARCEL DUPRÉ: Prelude in g, Op. 7, no. 3. Hollins: concert Overture  Wayne Marshall (1962 Harrison/Coventry Cathedral)

MARCO ENRICO BOSSI: giga  Virgil Fox (1953 Aeolian-Skinner/Riverside Church, New-York, New_York)

Mulet: Tu es Petra Toccata  Aram Basmadjian (Allen electronic/First Baptist Church, Pomona, CA)

Hymn: Let all on earth their voices raise  Klaas Bolt (Collegedale Church, Southern College)

Lysberg: In the forest  Douglas L. Butler (1961 Holtkamp/St. John Abbey, Collegeville, Minnesota)

Rorem: Motet, Thee, God...  Trinity Church Choir/Larry King, organist (Aeolian-Skinner)

Parry: Anthem, I was glad  massed choirs/E. Lyle Hagert, organist (Aeolian-Skinner)

Schmidt: Toccata in C  Wayne Marshall