Celebrating Canada #0923
…in tribute to the Royal Canadian College of Organists, RCCO, in its centenary year, a program of Canadian composers, performers, and instruments.
HEALEY WILLAN: Anthem, I looked, and behold, a white cloud –William Bowen, tenor; Cathedral Choir, Giles Bryant, conductor; Norman McBeth (1888 Warren; 1936, 1967 Casavant Frères/St. James’ Cathedral, Toronto, Ontario, Canada) Saint James 6715
GABRIEL CUSSON: Gloria, from Mass for Women’s Voices –Basilica Choir, Jean-Pierre Guindon, conductor; Rachel Laurin (1891; 1924; 1991 Casavant Frères/Basilique Notre-Dame, Montréal, Québec, Canada) Basilique Notre Dame 005
Filler –HEALEY WILLAN Epilogue (see above)
ANONYMOUS: Tierce en taille, Duo, Recit, Dialogue & Plein Jeu in G, from Le Livre d’Orgue de Montréal –Antoine Bouchard (1991 Guilbault-Thérien/Chapelle du Grand Séminaire, Montréal, Québec, Canada) REM CD-311201
Filler –DAVELUY: Sonata (see above)
The 100 th Anniversary of the Royal Canadian College of Organists is the focus of the upcoming RCCO National Convention to be held in Toronto June 28-July 2, 2009.