Minnesota composer Leonard Danek
Minnesota composer Leonard Danek

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…Recent works for organ by Minnesota musician Leonard Danek, performed by the composer.

LEONARD DANEK: Festival Prelude (1980)

LEONARD DANEK: Organ Sonata (1976)

LEONARD DANEK: 5 Chorale-preludes; I. "O come, o come Emmanuel" (1978); II. "In the bleak midwinter" (1976); III. "Lead on, o King eternal" (1976); IV. "In dulci jubilo" (1984); V. "This is my Father's world" (1979)

LEONARD DANEK: Ignus Fatuus (1969)

LEONARD DANEK: Trumpet Tunes (1979)

LEONARD DANEK: 3 Meditations on the Gospel of Saint John (1982) I. "In the world you will have tribulation, but be of good cheer, I have overcome the world"; II. "My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me"; III. "In the beginning was the word, and the word was with God, and the Word was God"

Dr. Danek teaches music theory and history at the MacPhail Center for the Arts in Minneapolis. His performances were recorded in concert on the 1980 Robert Sipe organ (78-ranks).