1930 Skinner at Saalkirche, Ingelheim, Germany
1930 Skinner at Saalkirche, Ingelheim, Germany

Americans Abroad #1515

…though relatively few in number, some significant instruments by organ builders from the U. S. A. have found themselves as musical ambassadors in foreign settings.

Hour 1

W. A. MOZART (trans. Heywood):  Don Giovanni OverturePYOTR TCHAIKOVSKY (trans. Heywood):  Valse, fr Serenade for Strings, Op. 48 --Thomas Heywood (1930 Skinner/Saalkirche, Ingelheim, Germany) Griola 1033

JEAN LANGLAISDialogue sur les mixtures, fr Suite BreveJOHN STANLEYVoluntary in aMARCEL DUPRÉCortege et LitanieBenjamin Nicholas (2014 Dobson/Merton College Chapel, Oxford, England) Delphian 34142

PIERRE DuMAGETierce en taille, fr Suite on the 1st ToneMAURICE DURUFLÉPrelude, fr Suite, Op. 5Jean-Christophe Geisser (2003 Fisk/Notre Dame Cathedral, Lausanne, Switzerland) Organ 7210-2

LUDWIG van BEETHOVENAllegro con brio, fr Symphony No. 7 in A, Op. 92 --Thomas Heywood (1930 Skinner/Saalkirche, Ingelheim, Germany) Griola 1033

Hour 2

LOUIS CLAUDE DAQUINNoël Suisse (No. 12)LOUIS VIERNEImpromptu, Op. 55, no. 2THEODORE DUBOISToccata in GGillian Weir (1974 Phelps/Hexham Abbey, England) Argo 460 190-2

ANONYMOUS:  4 Pieces (Wach uff myn Hört; Vil lieber zit; Wolhin lass vögelin sorgen; Praeambulum super C), fr Buxheim Organ BookJoseph Payne (1992 Brombaugh/Haga Church, Göteborg, Sweden) Naxos 8.553468

HENRY DUNHAM:  Fantasy and Fugue in d, Op. 19 –George Bozeman (1871 Hook/Heilig Kreuz Kirche, Berlin) Pape 7044

WILLIAM ALBRIGHT:  6 Pieces (Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland; Sweet Sixteenths; Curio I, Recitative-Chorale, and Mountains, fr Organ Book III; Hymn) –Douglas Reed (1998 Fisk/Minato Mirai Hall, Yokohama, Japan) Equilibrium 35

 

Hear an between Michael Barone and organ builder Lynn Dobson concerning the Dobson organ installation at Merton College Chapel.