At the Mighty Fortress #9443

…Variants on the Reformation Hymn, and other musics of faith and fortitude.

Luther: Hymn, A Mighty Fortress  Frederick Swann (1962 Aeolian-Skinner; 1977 Ruffatti/Crystal Cathedral, Garden-Grove, California)

SIGFRID KARG-ELERT: Choral-Improvisation, A Mighty Fortress, Op. 65, no. 47  Susan Armstrong-Ouellette (1947 Aeolian-Skinner/Memorial Music Hall, Methuen, MA/Music Hall, Methuen, Massachusetts)

DIETERICH BUXTEHUDE: Chorale-prelude, A Mighty Fortress, BuxWV 184  Ton Koopman (1692 Arp Schnitger/Ludgerikirche, Norden, Germany)

J.S. BACH: Chorale-prelude, A Mighty Fortress, S. 720  Hans Fagius (1724 Cahman; 1906 Setterquist/Kristine, Falun, Sweden)

Marpurg: Chorale-prelude, A Mighty Fortress  Samuel Porter (1988 Noack/McFarlin Memorial Methodist Church, Norman, Oklahoma)

Mohrheim: Chorale-prelude, A Mighty Fortress  Oskar Gottlieb Blarr (1980 Hillebrand/St. Mary's Church, Danzig)

Braga: Batalha on the 6th Tone  Irmtraud Krueger (18th c. anon./Coimbra University Chapel, Portugal)

G. Smart: Hymn, Through all the changing scenes of life  Peter Backhouse, organist; Choir of St. Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh/Dennis Townhill, cond.

H. Smart: Fantasia with Choral  Margaret Phillips (1989 Mander/St. Andrew's Church, Holborn, England)

Jan Zwart: Fantasy, A Mighty Fortress  Klaas Bolt (1923 Adema Gallery Organ/Basiliek St. Bavo, Haarlem, The_Netherlands)

Matthews: Anthem, The Lord is My Shepherd  Eloise Schrag, s; Richard Killmer, ob; Peter DuBois, organist; Madrigalia/Roger Wilhelm, cond.

MAX REGER: 3 Chorale-preludes on A Mighty Fortress (Op. 135a, no. 5; Op. 79b, no. 2; Op. 67, no. 6). MAX REGER: Chorale-Fantasy, A Mighty Fortress, Op. 27.  Rosalinde Haas (1983 Albiez/Frankfurt-am-Main)