2003 Blackinton organ in Benson Great Hall at Bethel College, Saint Paul, MN
2003 Blackinton organ in Benson Great Hall at Bethel College, Saint Paul, MN

An Organist’s Yearbook #0852

…a time for celebration, reflection, and projection of new expectations for the new season ahead.

Part 1

FRANZ SCHUBERT: Marche Militaire in D –Carlo Curley (2003 Blackinton/Benson Great Hall, Bethel University, Saint Paul, MN) Pipedreams Archive recorded May 16, 2008

ALFRED REED: Alleluia, Laudamus Te –University of Minnesota Wind Ensemble, Craig Kirchhoff, conductor; Bill Chouinard (1927 Casavant Frères; 2001 Schantz/St. Andrew Lutheran, Mahtomedi, MN) Pipedreams Archive recorded October 24, 2008

JUDITH BINGHAM: Anthem, Cloth’d in Holy RobesChoir of Saint Paul’s Cathedral, Mark Williams, conductor; Tom Winpenny (1927 E.M. Skinner; 1963 Aeolian-Skinner/Cathedral of St. Paul, Saint Paul, MN) Pipedreams Archive recorded June 23, 2008

KEN YUKL: MeditationPamela Decker (1987 Kney/St. Thomas Aquinas Chapel, University of St. Thomas, Saint Paul, MN) Pipedreams Archive recorded October 27, 2008

WILLIAM MATHIAS: Recessional –John Scott (1987 Kney/St. Thomas Aquinas Chapel, University of St. Thomas, Saint Paul, MN) Pipedreams Archive recorded April 14, 2008

Part 2

GABRIEL FAURÉ: Pavane in f, Opus 50 –Brian Neal, trumpet; Thomas Schuster (2001 Ruffatti/Epiphany RCC, Miami, FL) SingingTrumpet 2007

ROGER PETRICH: Prayer & EpiloguePaul Neebe, trumpet; Ulrich Knörr (1968 Rieger/St. Jacobs Church, Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany) Dabringhaus und Grimm MDG 1199

SIR EDWARD ELGAR: movement 3, Andante espressivo, from Organ Sonata in G, Opus 28 –Thomas Murray Pipedreams Archive recorded October 19, 2008

JEAN-YVES DANIEL-LESUR: In Paradisum –John Balka (1992 C.B. Fisk/Meyerson Symphony Center, Dallas, TX) Pro Organo CD 7032

OLIVIER MESSIAEN: Sortie, from Messe de la PentecoteStephen Tharp (2001 Lively-Fulcher/St. Olaf RCC, Minneapolis, MN) Pipedreams Archive recorded June 23, 2008

Part 3

THÉODORE DUBOIS: Fiat LuxDiane Bish (1981 Alfred Kern/Cathédrale Notre Dame, Strasbourg, France) Joy of Music 25

JOHANNES BRAHMS: Low, how a rose e’er bloometh, Opus 122, number 8 –Dame Gillian Weir (Fred J. Cooper Memorial Organ [2006 Dobson]/Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, Philadelphia, PA) Pipedreams Archive recorded April 12, 2008

JEAN SIBELIUS: Finlandia, Opus 26 –James Deitz, percussion; Gordon Turk (1908 Hope-Jones/Ocean Grove Auditorium, Ocean Grove, NJ)

STEPHEN PAULUS: As of the whole creation cried, from Triptych –Isabelle Demers (1990 Visser-Rowland/Wooddale Church, Eden Prairie, MN) Pipedreams Archive recorded June 25, 2008

Filler –REED: (see above)