1942 Aeolian-Skinner at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, Amarillo, TX
1942 Aeolian-Skinner at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, Amarillo, TX

Brass Tracks II #1615

…whether with a single trumpet or in the context of a full brass ensemble or band, the pipe organ will prevail.

Hour 1

EUGÈNE GIGOUT: Grand Choeur Dialogue –Columbia Brass & Percussion Ensemble/Maurice Peress; E. Power Biggs (1958 Möller/St. George’s Episcopal Church, New York City) Columbia 31193

GIOVANNI VIVIANI: Sonata No. 1 for Trumpet and OrganEdward Tarr, tpt; Claudio Frigerio, cello; Irmtraud Krüger (1581 Romani/Chiesa di San Niccolo, Florence, Italy) Christophorus 77145

CRAIG PHILLIPS: Suite for Organ, Brass and PercussionWTAMU Faculty Brass Quintet; John Benton, percussion; Joseph Galema (1942 Aeolian-Skinner/St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Amarillo, TX) Pipedreams Archive (r. 4/23/10)

DANIEL PINKHAM: Dragons and DeepsRandall Montgomery, tuba; Abbey Hallberg Siegfried (1969 Noack/Trinity Lutheran Church, Worcester, MA) Arsis 143

EINJUHANI RAUTAVAARA: HymnusMichael Tunnell, trumpet, David Wagner (1994 Schantz/1st Presbyterian Church, Jeffersonville, IN) Centaur 2793

CARLYLE SHARPE: Prelude, Elegy and ScherzoChicago Gargoyle Brass & Organ Ensemble/Rodney Holmes, director; Jared Stellmacher (2006 Triune Music digital-pipe hybrid/St. Michael the Archangel Church, Wheaton, IL) MSR Classics 1598

Hour 2

J.S. BACH: Now thank we all (fr Cantata No. 79) –The King’s Brass; Diane Bish (1974 Ruffatti/Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church, Fort Lauderdale, FL) Summit 428

RICHARD STRAUSS: Solemn Festival Entry. PERCY GRAINGER: The Power of Rome and the Christian HeartSt. Olaf Band/Timothy Mahr, conductor; Catherine Rodland (2006 Holtkamp/Boe Chapel,St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN) Pipedreams Archive (r 5/10/07)

BRUCE EDWARD MILLER: Pluto, the Last PlanetBoston Brass/J. Melvin Butler (1965 Flentrop/St. Mark’s Cathedral, Seattle, WA) Loft 1022

ERNST SCHIFFMANN: Intermezzo, Op. 53 –Mark Springer, trombone; Charles Echols (2001 Marrin/St. Augustine Church, Saint Cloud, MN) Springer 2008

LEON BOËLLMANN: Fantasie Dialoguée, Op. 35 –Ottone Brass Quintet/Jan Vermeire (1993 Woehl/St. Peter’s Church, Cuxhaven, Germany) Talent 2910 108


Enjoy a performance from our Archive of the Craig Phillips Suite for Organ, Brass and Percussion (along with companion works by Richard Proulx and Stephen Paulus) featuring soloist Jonathan Biggers, who implemented the commission of it.

Also explore some additional repertoire for brasses and organ in programs from our Pipedreams Archive:

            Brass Tracks I (#1404)

            Sassy Brass(#1204)