1945 Aeolian-Skinner organ, Opus 1075, at the Mormon Tabernacle, Salt Lake City, Utah
1945 Aeolian-Skinner organ, Opus 1075, at the Mormon Tabernacle, Salt Lake City, Utah

Beyond the Tabernacle #1030

…performances on the notable instruments of Temple Square, including the Mormon Tabernacle, Assembly Hall and Conference Center, plus Salt Lake City’s Cathedral of the Madeleine.

Hour 1

J.S. BACH (arranged by Robert Hebble): Sinfonia to Cantata Number 29 –Richard Elliott (1948 Aeolian-Skinner/Mormon Tabernacle, Salt Lake City, UT) Klavier K 11174

JOHN LONGHURST: Jehovah, Lord of Heaven and Earth. ROBERT MANOOKIN: How gentle God’s commandsJohn Longhurst (2004 Schoenstein/Conference Center, Tabernacle Square, Salt Lake City, UT) Mormon Tabernacle Choir 2006

CHARLES CALLAHAN: Let us break bread togetherClay Christiansen (2004 Schoenstein/Conference Center, Tabernacle Square, Salt Lake City, UT) Mormon Tabernacle Choir 2006

PAUL MANZ: God of grace and God of gloryRichard Elliott (2004 Schoenstein/Conference Center, Tabernacle Square, Salt Lake City, UT) Mormon Tabernacle Choir 2006

DARWIN WOLFORD: Variations on a Theme by Handel. J.J. KEELER: Passacaglia in g –David Pickering (1983 Sipe/Assembly Hall, Tabernacle Square, Salt Lake City, UT) Tantara 208

SIGFRID KARG-ELERT: Fugue, Canzona & Epilogue, Opus 85, number 3 –Meredith Campbell, violin; Mormon Tabernacle Choir Women; Richard Elliott (1948 Aeolian-Skinner/Mormon Tabernacle, Salt Lake City, UT) Klavier K 11174

ROBERT BRUNNER: Suddenly you’re older. EUGENE BUTLER: Ode to Music –Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Jerold Ottley, conductor; John Longhurst (1948 Aeolian-Skinner/Mormon Tabernacle, Salt Lake City, UT) CBS Masterworks MK 42380

Filler –ROBERT MANOOKIN (see above)

Hour 2

JOHN COOK: Fanfare –Andrew Unsworth

ANONYMOUS: Batalla FamosaLinda Margetts

RALPH VAUGHAN WILLIAMS: Rhosymedre, from 3 Preludes on Welsh Hymn Tunes –Bonnie Goodliffe

CAMILLE SAINT-SAËNS: Danse Macabre, Opus 40 –Douglas O’Neill

CÉSAR FRANCK: Panis Angelicus –Shane Warby, baritone; Tamara Oswald, harp; Elizabeth Willey, cello; Richard Elliott, organ

CÉSAR FRANCK: Choral Number 3 in a –Clay Christiansen

JOSEPH JONGEN: Choral, Opus 37, number 4 –Richard Elliott

Filler –J.S. BACH (see above)

 

Performances in this second hour all feature the 1993 Kenneth Jones tracker-action organ at the Cathedral of the Madeleine, recorded in concert during past years of the Classical 89 Organ Fest, sponsored by KBYU-89.1FM. Thanks to audio engineer Mark Wait! This year’s Organ Fest takes place at the Cathedral on August 6, 2010.