1766 Riepp organ at Ottobeuren Monastery, Germany
1766 Riepp organ at Ottobeuren Monastery, Germany

Going On Record #0420

This week we take a listen to new recordings that represent an exceptional survey of four centuries of music.

JACOB PRAETORIUS: 2 verses of the Magnificat primi toniWilliam Porter (2000 GoART Replica/Örgryte nya kyrka [Örgryte New Church], Göteborg, Sweden) Loft LRCD-1050-51

JOHN GARDNER: Jig, from Five Dances, Opus 179 –David Halls (1876 Henry Willis/Salisbury Cathedral, England, UK) Griffin CD-4038

SAMUEL ROSSEAU: Scherzo –Kurt Lueders (1889 Stoltz/St. Peter Church, Bergara, Spain) Aeolus AE10311

NICOLAS de GRIGNY: Récit de Cromorne, from Veni Creator Versets –Axel Flierl (1766 Riepp/Ottobeuren Monastery, Germany) IFO 00 130

FERNAND de la TOMBELLE: Toccata in e –Hans Uwe Hielscher (1982 Oberlinger/Market Church, Wiesbaden, Germany) IFO 00 079

ROBERT FRANZ: Dessus et Dessous Galop (1892 Welte Orchestrion/Frick Collection, Pittsburgh, PA) Frick CD-2001

SCOTT JOPLIN: Euphonic Sounds –Jonas Nordwall (1915 Austin/Spreckels Organ Pavilion, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA) Spreckels Organ Society CD-7

THOMAS “FATS” WALLER: Handful of Keys –Simon Gledhill (1915 Austin/Spreckels Organ Pavilion, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA) Spreckels Organ Society CD-7

SIGFRID KARG-ELERT: Clair de Lune, Opus 72, number 2 –Johannes Geffert (1977 Kuhn/Hofkirche St. Leodegar, Luzern, Switzerland) Querstand CD-0313

J.S. BACH: Prelude & Fugue in c, S. 549 –Olivier Vernet (1991 Aubertin/Église Saint-Louis, Vichy, France) Ligia Digital 0104038

JULIUS REUBKE: Fugue, from Sonata on the 94th Psalm –Wolfgang Rübsam (1912 Stahlhuth; 2002 Jann/Église Saint-Martin, Dudelange, Luxembourg) IFO 00 115

FRANZ XAVER MURSCHHAUSER: Preludes & Fugues, from Prototypon Longo-Breve Organicum –Léon Berben (1738 König/St. Joseph Church, Bielstein, Germany) Aeolus AE10371

CAMILLE SAINT-SAËNS: Priere for Cello and Organ, Opus 158 –Rachel Wilson, cello; Todd Wilson (1921 Skinner/St. Luke Episcopal, Evanston, IL) JAV CD-140

CHARLES-MARIE WIDOR: Allegro, from Organ Symphony Number 8, Opus 42, #4 –Jeremy Filsell (1967 J.W. Walker/Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King, Liverpool, England, UK) ASV CD-1109

MARCEL DUPRÉ: Carillon, from Seven Pieces, Opus 27 –Ben van Oosten (1902 Henry Willis & Sons/St. Patrick Cathedral, Dublin, Ireland) Dabringhaus und Grimm MDG 316 0954