1871 Ladegast organ at Schweriner Dom - Sankts Maria und Johannes, Germany
1871 Ladegast organ at Schweriner Dom - Sankts Maria und Johannes, Germany

Beyond the Liszt List #1142

…continuing our Franz Liszt Bicentennial tribute with original scores and arrangements by Liszt and others that further realize the pipe organ’s promethean potential.

Hour 1

FRANZ LISZT (arranged by Guillou): Prometheus [1850-55] –Jean Guillou (Tamburini-Zanin/Naples Conservatory, Italy) Philips 480 0989

FRANZ LISZT (arranged by Guillou): Orpheus [1853-54] –Cherry Rhodes (2003 Dobson/Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, Los Angeles, CA) Delos DE 3346

FRANZ LISZT (arranged by Geffert): Valée d’Obermann, from Annnées de Pélerinage-Suisse [1855] –Johannes Geffert (1977 Kuhn/Hofkirche St. Leodegar, Luzern, Switzerland) Querstand CD-0313

FRANZ LISZT: Hosannah [1862]–András Virágh (1991 Váradi/Cathedral of Pécs, Hungary) Hungaroton CD-131701-05

Filler –Les Preludes (see below)

Hour 2

FRANZ LISZT: Ave Maria after Archadelt [1862] –Zsigmond Szathmáry (1907 Seifert/St. Mary Basilica, Kevelaer, Germany) EMI Classics CDC 47533

FRANZ LISZT (transcribed by Imbert): Les Preludes [1856] –Jean-Paul Imbert (1886 Merklin; 1960 Kuhn; Nicolle, Valentin, Meslé/Sanctuaire Saint-Bonaventure, Lyon, France) Festivo 6941 752

FRANZ LISZT: Angelus! Priere aux Anges Gardiens [1877] –Martin Haselböck (1871 Ladegast/Schweriner Dom, Schwerin, Germany) NCA 60146-215

FRANZ LISZT: The Battle of the Huns [1857] –soloist unidentified, Cincinnati Symphony, Erich Kunzel, conductor (Baldwin Opus XV electronic organ/Springer Auditorium, Music Hall, Cincinnati, OH) Telarc CD-80079

FRANZ LISZT: In festo transfigurationis domini nostri Jesu Christi [1880] –Martin Haselböck (1871 Ladegast/Schweriner Dom, Schwerin, Germany) NCA 60161-319

Filler –The Battle of the Huns (see above)