The Elusive English Organ #1201
…a sampler of instruments old and new (and performers youthful and mature) as prelude to the Spring 2012 Pipedreams Tour in the UK.
HERBERT SUMSION: Magnificat in G –Gloucester Cathedral Choir, John Sanders, conductor; Mark Lee (1898 Henry Willis; 1971 Hill, Norman & Beard; 1999 Nicholson/Gloucester Cathedral, England, UK) Priory PRCD494
Filler –JOHN STANLEY (see above)
SIR EDWARD ELGAR: Nimrod, from Enigma Variations –Dame Gillian Weir (1871 Henry Willis; 1924; 1933 Harrison & Harrison; 2004 Mander/Royal Albert Hall, London, England, UK) Priory PRCD859
DAVID BRIGGS: Te Deum laudamus anthem & improvisation –Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge, Stephen Layton, conductor; David Briggs (1898 Henry Willis; 1971 Hill, Norman & Beard; 1999 Nicholson/Gloucester Cathedral, England, UK) Hyperion CDA67808
HERBERT HOWELLS: Hymn, All my hope on God is founded, fanfare setting –The Wallace Collection; King’s College Choir, Stephen Cleobury, conductor; Benjamin Bayl (1968 Harrison & Harrison/King’s College Chapel, Cambridge, England, UK) EMI Classics CDC 57026
Filler –GEOFFREY BUSH (see above)
Make your reservations now for the next PIPEDREAMS Tour in England, May 9-22, 2012. We will be visiting instruments in London, Cambridge, Oxford, Bristol, Gloucester, Eton, Reading and Bath.