2000 Richards, Fowkes at 1st Lutheran Church, Boston, MA
2000 Richards, Fowkes at 1st Lutheran Church, Boston, MA

Bach in America #1510

…though his roots are inextricably in Central German soil, transplanted his music never ceases to flourish here in the United States.

Hour 1

J. S. BACHToccata in F, BWV 540/1Bálint Karosi (2000 Richards, Fowkes/1st Lutheran Church, Boston, MA) Dulcian 007

BACHPrelude & Fugue in g, BWV 535aGeorge Ritchie (1984 Fritts-Richards/St. Alphonsus Paris, Seattle, WA) Pro Gloria Musica 115 

BACH: Chorale-preludes, fr Clavierübung III (Allein Gott in der Höh, BWV 676/677; Christ,unser Herr, zum Jordan kam, BWV 684/685)–Ben SheenBACHPrelude & Fugue in A, BWV 536David Enlow (1977 Klais/St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, New York City) Pipedreams Archive (r. 11/22/14). These performances, and others below, were drawn from an all-day Manhattan Bach Marathon presented by WQXR-FM and featuring students of the Juilliard School.

BACH (arr. Hohman):  Arioso, fr Orchestral Suite No. 3, BWV 1068Frederick Hohman (1927 Casavant-2001 Scantz/St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church, Mahtomedi, MN) Pipedreams Archive (r. 4/3/2006). 

BACHPrelude & Fugue in G, BWV 541Joan Lippincott (1998 Fritts/Lagerquist Hall, Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, WA) Gothic 49202

Hour 2

JOHANN ERNST  (trans. Bach):  Concerto in G, BWV 592Craig Cramer (2004 Fritts/DeBartolo Performing Arts Center, Notre Dame, IN) JAV 151

BACH (trans. Harbach):  Duet, Wir danken, wir preisen, fr Cantata BWV 134Barbara Butler & Charles Geyer, trumpets; Barbara Harbach (1970 Schlicker/1st Evangelical Lutheran Church, Lyons, NY) Gasparo 2002

BACHFantasia and Fugue in c, BWV 537Annette Richards (2011 Yokota-GOArt/Anabel Taylor Chapel, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY) Loft 1129

JOHANN ERNST (BACH):  Concerto in C, BWV 595BACHSchübler Chorale-prelude, Ach bleib bei uns, BWV 649Ryan KennedyBACHFugue in b (after Corelli), BWV 579Christopher Houlihan (1977 Klais/St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, New York City) Pipedreams Archive (r. 11/22/14)

BACH (arr. Fox):  Arioso, fr Cantata BWV 156Virgil Fox (Aeolian-Skinner/Riverside Church, New York City) RCA Victrola 7736

BACHFugue in F, BWV 540/2Bálint Karosi (2000 Richards, Fowkes/1st Lutheran Church, Boston, MA) Dulcian 007

 

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