From Here to There #9138

…From here to there –five instruments, all variants on the American church organ theme, as practiced by builders from England, Connecticut, Holland and Illinois.

HERMANN SCHRÖDER: Chorale-prelude, Christ ist erstanden  Timothy Strand (1987 J.W. Walker organ, First Lutheran Church, St. Paul, MN)

HUGO DISTLER: Partita, Jesus Chrustus, unser Heiland  Melanie Ninneman (1987 J.W. Walker organ, First Lutheran Church, St. Paul, MN)

GERALD NEAR: Sarabande, Land of Rest. DAVID CHERWIEN: Prelude on Dennis. PAUL MANZ: Prelude on Wachet auf.  Philip Brunelle (1987 J.W. Walker organ, First Lutheran Church, St. Paul, MN)

ERNST PEPPING: Chorale-preludes, from Grosses Orgelbuch (Gelobet sei Gott; Mit Freuden zart; Komm, Gott Schoepfer)  Kristina Langlois (1987 J.W. Walker organ, First Lutheran Church, St. Paul, MN)

JOHANN PACHELBEL: Partita, Ach, was soll ich Suender machen. Cabanilles: Tiento de falsas. Valeri: Sonata No. 8.  Calvert Johnson (1980 Flentrop/Rivercliff Lutheran, Dunwoody, Georgia)

James: Trumpet Voluntary. Pepping: Frohlich soll ich mein Herze springen. SIGFRID KARG-ELERT: Nun danket, alle Gott  Calvert Johnson (1980 Flentrop/Rivercliff Lutheran, Dunwoody, Georgia)

Kart-Elert: Nun danket, alle Gott. J.S. BACH: (arranged Harvey Grace) Jesu, joy of man's desiring  Roger Arnold (1988 Austin, St. John Lutheran Church, Council Bluffs, Iowa)

ELMORE: Pavane. JOHN RUTTER: Toccata in Seven  Joyce Mynster (1988 Austin, St. John Lutheran Church, Council Bluffs, Iowa)

ROBERT SCHUMANN: Canon in b, Op. 56, no. 5.  Frederich Hohman (Richard Schneider organ, United Methodist Church, Farmer City, Illinois)

MAX REGER: Improvisation, from Sonata No. 2, op. 60  Frederich Hohman (Richard Schneider organ, St. Peter's Catholic Church, Quincy, Illinois)