1430 Anonymous at St. Andrew’s  Church, Ostönnen, Germany
1430 Anonymous at St. Andrew’s Church, Ostönnen, Germany

An Easter Offering #1415

…in celebration of the Christian Resurrection Festival, music from the earliest surviving organ book to contemporary compositions and of-the-moment improvisations.

Hour 1

WILLIAM HARRIS:  Fantasy on the Easter Hymn.  HAL HOPSON (arr.):  Hymn-Anthem, Hail Thee, Festival Day -- Christ Church Chancel Choir and Brass/David Kienzle, director; Robert Sullivan * David Kienzle (1996 Schantz/Christ Presbyterian Church, Canton, OH) Pro Organo 2945

ANONYMOUS:  Christus surrexit, fr Buxheim Organ BookLéon Berben (1430 Anonymous/St. Andrew’s  Church, Ostönnen, Germany) Aeolus 10023

HEINRICH SCHEIDEMANNVictimae paschali laudesJulia Brown (2004 Brombaugh/1st Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL) Naxos 8.573118

GEORG FRIEDRICH KAUFFMANN:  Easter Chorale-preludes (Christ lag in Todesbanden; Jesus Christus, unser Heiland, 2 verses) –Delbert Disselhorst (2004 Brombaugh/1st Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL) Pro Organo 7165

GEORG REUTTER:  Canzona, Christ ist erstanden –Antonio Corveiras (1705 Anonymous-2010 Grenzing/Santa Maria le Royal de la Corte, Oviedo, Spain) A&B Master Record 00-IV

ROBERT ELMORE3 Holy Week Preludes (Come to Calvary’s Holy Mountain; Beneath the Cross of Jesus; Look up, my soul, to Christ the Joy)Norman Mackenzie (1927 Casavant-2001 Schantz/St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church, Mahtomedi, MN) Pipedreams Archive (r. 9/15/13)

THIERRY ESCAICH:  Improvisation on an Easter Chant (Victimae paschali laudes) –Thierry Escaich (1987 Kney/University of St. Thomas, Saint Paul, MN) Pipedreams Archive (r. 4/17/07)

Hour 2

HELMUT WALCHAO Mensch, bewein dein Sünde grossWolfgang Rübsam (2004 Brombaugh/1st Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL) Naxos 8.572911

LOTHAR BANDERMANNReflections on the Life of Jesus (selections) --James Welch (1983 Schantz/St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Saratoga, CA) Pipedreams Archive (r. 3/10/13)

RICHARD PURVISSupplicationRichard Purvis (1934 Aeolian-Skinner/Grace Cathedral, San Francisco, CA) Essential Media Group Vol. 1

BOHEMIAN CAROL:  Come ye faithful, raise the strainGrace Cathedral Choir/Benjamin Bachmann, director; Thomas Joyce (1934 Aeolian-Skinner/Grace Cathedral, San Francisco, CA) Pro Organo 7249

SIR HUBERT PARRY:  Fantasy, When I survey the wondrous crossJames Lancelot (1877 Willis/Durham Cathedral, England) Priory 682

RICHARD VOORHAAR:  Eastertide Partita (Christ ist erstanden) –David Jenkins (1987 Kney/University of St. Thomas, Saint Paul, MN) Pipedreams Archive (r. 10/21/06)

JAMES CALLAHAN:  Prelude to the Introit for Easter Sunday –James Callahan (1987 Kney/University of Saint Thomas, Saint Paul, MN) Pipedreams Archive (r. 9/19/05)

RICHARD WEBSTER (arr.):  Hymn-Anthem, At the name of Jesus Christ Church Chancel Choir and Brass/David Kienzle, director; Robert Sullivan (1996 Schantz/Christ Presbyterian Church, Canton, OH) Pro Organo 2945

 

Enjoy these other Easter-themed programs from the PIPEDREAMS Archive:
            #1312 – Let the Round Earth Rejoice
            #1214 – Prayers and Alleluias
            #1116 – Easter Awakening
            #1013 – Music for Eastertide
            #0914 – This Joyful Eastertide
            #0811 – A Resurrection Festival
            #0714 – Arising to the Day