1511 van Covelens organ at Sint Laurenskerk, Alkmaar, The Netherlands
1511 van Covelens organ at Sint Laurenskerk, Alkmaar, The Netherlands

Dutch Masters #1217

…in observance of the 450th anniversary of Sweelinck’s birth, a survey of the organ art in the Netherlands.

Hour 1

ANONYMOUS: Wilhelmus. JAN PIETERSZOON SWEELINCK: Christe que lux es et dies (verse) –Pieter Dirksen (1511 van Covelens/Sint Laurenskerk, Alkmaar, The Netherlands) Dutch Organs Anthology 605611

SWEELINCK: Toccata in C –Ton Koopman (1675 Huß-Schnitger/Church of Saints Cosmae & Damian, Stade, Germany)Philips 468 417

SWEELINCK: variations on Unter den Linden grün –Charles Rus (1965 Ahrend & Brunzema/Oude Kerk, Amsterdam, The Netherlands) Rus 2002

SWEELINCK: Toccata in F –Pieter van Dijk (1643 van Hagerbeer/Pieterskerk, Leiden, The Netherlands) NM Classics 82119

AART de KORT: Improvisation, Zolang er mensen zijn op aardeAart de Kort (1743 Hinsz/Bovenkerk, Kampen, The Netherlands) STPOP DVD 1

WILLEM van TWILLERT: variations on Psalm 49 –Willem van Twillert (1743 Hinsz/Bovenkerk, Kampen, The Netherlands) Festivo FECD-160

SWEELINCK: variations on Balletto del granducaPiet Kee (1725 F.C. Schnitger/Sint Laurenskerk, Alkmaar, The Netherlands) Chandos CD-0514

SWEELINCK: Ich ruf zu dirGustav Leonhardt (1754 Hinsz/Buitenkerk, Kampen, The Netherlands) Sony Classical 88697318972

KLAAS BOLT: variations on Om Sions wilKlaas Bolt (1738 Müller/Sint-Bavokerk [St. Bavo Church], Haarlem, The Netherlands) Lindenberg LBCD-38

Hour 2

JACQUES van OORTMERSSEN: Psalm 77 (verse) –Jacques van Oortmerssen (1738 Müller/Sint-Bavokerk [St. Bavo Church], Haarlem, The Netherlands) Challenge Classics 72162

JAAP de BIE: Mina, Queen of the Rhumba –(Mortier-Karl Frei street organ/National Museum from Musical Clocks to Street Organs, Utrtecht) National Museum 009

DIRK SCHÄFER: 2 Interludes, from Opus 17 –Piet van Egmond (1924 Steinmeyer/Prinsesskerk, Amsterdam, The Netherlands) Festivo 6962 082

FEIKE ASMA: Holland Rhapsody –Jaap Kroonenburg (1732 Garrels/Grote Kerk, Maassluis, The Netherlands) Garrels 1732.04.21

BERT MATTER: Psalm 139 –Toon Hagen (1643 Bader; 1815 Timpe/Walburgiskerk, Zutphem, The Netherlands) VLS Records 1097

SWEELINCK: variations on Est-ce marsPieter van Dijk (1511 van Covelens/Sint Laurenskerk, Alkmaar, The Netherlands) Contrapunctus Musicus 2497

MARIUS MONNIKENDAM: Allegro, from Concerto for Organ and Brass – Rotterdam Philharmonic Brass; Ko Zwanenburg (1956 Marcussen/Nicolaikerk, Utrecht, The Netherlands) KKF 1

SWEELINCK: Hexachord Fantasy –Gustav Leonhardt (1971 Metzler/Grotekerk [St. Jacob], Den Haag, The Netherlands) DHM 77148

JOHANN LEMCKERT: 2 Hymn Preludes, Alles wat over ons geschreven is; Psalm 136 –Johann Lemckert (1973 Marcussen/Sint Laurenskerk, Rotterdam The Netherlands) VLS Records 0394