1995 Taylor & Boody organ at Saint Thomas Church, New York, New York
1995 Taylor & Boody organ at Saint Thomas Church, New York, New York

An Organist’s Yearbook #0753

…our annual reflection on the past twelve months and projections for the future, including some of the original PIPEDREAMS elements from our first broadcasts 25 years ago.

Part 1

J.S. BACH: Prelude & Fugue in C, S. 545 –James Kibbie (1755 Silbermann/Hofkirche, Dresden, Germany) Kibbie Bach Volume 1

DIETERICH BUXTEHUDE: Chorale-prelude, Komm, heiliger Geist, BuxWV 199 –John Scott (1996 Taylor & Boody/St. Thomas Episcopal, New York, NY) Pipedreams Archive recorded May 26, 2007

RAYMOND DAVELUY: Fantasie, from Organ Sonata Number 3 –Alison Luedecke (1959 Beckerath/Mountainside United Church, Montréal, Québec, Canada) Raven OAR-610

JOHN COOK: Fanfare –Bradley Hunter Welch (1996 Casavant Frères/Broadway Baptist, Fort Worth, TX) Loft LRCD-1084

Part 2

SIGFRID KARG-ELERT: Chorale-prelude, Nun danket alle Gott, Opus 65, number 59 –Diane Bish (4 organs, by Rieger, Marcussen, Spáth and Fischer & Kraemer/Münster Unserer Lieben Frau, Germany) Artisan CD-1999

JEAN LANGLAIS: Final, from Pièce pour Flute et Orgue, Opus 168 –Eva Østergaard Anderson, flute; Marie-Louise Langlais (1890 Cavaillé-Coll/Jesuit Church, Copenhagen, Denmark) Editions Delatour CD-19

WILLIAM BOLCOM: Sweet hour of prayer, from Gospel Preludes, Book IV –Marilyn Mason (1953 Aeolian-Skinner/Riverside, New York, NY) Pipedreams PD 1001

EMMA LOU DIEMER: Variations on Abide with meEmma Lou Diemer (2003 Reuter/St. Michael Lutheran Church, Bloomington, MN) Pipedreams Archive recorded February 5, 2006

Part 3

BENJAMIN BRITTEN: Jubilate in C –Choir of Saint Paul’s Cathedral, London, Barry Rose, conductor; John Scott (1949 Wicks/Basilica of St. Mary, Minneapolis, MN) Pipedreams Archive recorded June 17, 1980 and broadcast in the first Pipedreams program from January, 1982

LEROY ANDERSON: Sleigh Ride [1948] –Jelani Eddington (1927 Wurlitzer/Place de la Musique, Sanfilippo Residence, Barrington, IL) RJE Productions 1908A

VINCENT PERSICHETTI: Song of David [1980] –Leonard Raver (1938 Aeolian-Skinner/St. Paul Chapel, Columbia University, New York, NY) Classic Masters CD-1008

PETR EBEN: Preludium super ‘Asperges me’, from Three Jubilations –Saint Ignatius Brass, Kent Tritle, conductor; Nancianne Parrella (1993 Mander/St. Ignatius Loyola RCC, New York, NY) AMDG004

CHARLES-MARIE WIDOR: Praeludium Circulare, from Organ Symphony Number 2, Opus 13 –Dr. Paul M. Weber (1979; 1992 Wahl/First English Lutheran, Appleton, WI) Pipedreams Archive recorded May 4, 1997

Filler –JOHN COOK: Fanfare (see above)