2005 Kern organ at the Frauenkirche, Dresden, Germany
2005 Kern organ at the Frauenkirche, Dresden, Germany

An Organist’s Yearbook #0652

We ring out the old and ring in the new with reflections on happenings in 2006 and some projections for the future in 2007.

EUGÈNE GIGOUT: Rhapsodie sur des NoëlsGerard Brooks (1885 Cavaillé-Coll/Abbaye aux Hommes [Saint-Etienne], Caen, France) Priory PRCD763

CAMERON CARPENTER: Nightclub Scene, from New York City SessionsCameron Carpenter (2003 Marshall & Ogletree Opus 1/Trinity Episcopal, New York, NY) SeeMusic CD-061

MATT CURLEE: Mackerel Sky –Neos Ensemble, Matt Curlee (1952; 1991 Austin/Third Presbyterian, Rochester, NY) Suigeneris CD-2005

GUY BOVET: Ecclesiastical Tango Number 8, Veni CreatorElisabeth Zawadke (1986 Orgues de Saint-Martin/Collegiate Church, Saint-Imier, Switzerland) Gallo CD-1136

KALEVI KIVINIEMI: Improvisation Suite, Prelude; Elfs; Marche on Waltzing MatildaKalevi Kiviniemi (1929 Hall, Norman & Beard; 2000 Schantz/Town Hall, Melbourne, Australia) OrganEra CD-9196

EDUARD STRAUSS: Bahn Frei Polka –Joan DeVee Dixon (2003 Reuter/St. Michael Lutheran Church, Bloomington, MN) JDD CD-2006

FRITZ KREISLER: Caprice ViennoisTom Hazleton (Wurlitzer hybrid/Nethercutt Collection, San Sylmar, CA) Klavier K 11090

LOUIS-JAMES-ALFRED LEFÉBURE-WÉLY: March in C –Ben van Oosten (1845 Cavaillé-Coll/Église de la Madeleine, Paris, France) Dabringhaus und Grimm MDG 316 1278

CLAY CHRISTIANSEN: Now let us rejoiceClay Christiansen (2004 Schoenstein/Conference Center, Tabernacle Square, Salt Lake City, UT) MTC 0610

MAURICE DURUFLÉ: Sicilienne, from Suite, Opus 5 –Samuel Kummer (2005 Kern/Frauenkirche, Dresden, Germany) Carus CD-83.188

IMPROVISATION: The Owl’ Time RagMatthias Mück, Otto Maria Krämer (2005 Eule/Cathedral of Saint Sebastian, Magdeburg, Germany) Unda Maris UM-20391

ROBERT ELMORE: Pavane, from Dance Suite –Olivier Vernet (1997 Birouste/Église Saint-Vincent, Roquevaire, France) Ligia Digital 0104160

JOHN RUTTER: Angel’s Carol. TRADITIONAL (arranged by John Rutter): We wish you a Merry ChristmasWinston-Salem Children’s Chorus; Moramus Chorale; David Pulliam (1800 Tannenberg/Old Salem Visitor Center, Salem, NC) Raven OAR-860

PERCY FLETCHER: Ring out, wild bellsBlack Dyke Mills Band; Huddersfield Choral Society, Roy Newsome, conductor; Keith Rhodes (1881 Henry Willis/Town Hall, Huddersfield, England, UK) Chandos CD-4541