Maxine Thévenot, Music Director at the Cathedral of St. John in Albuquerque, NM
Maxine Thévenot, Music Director at the Cathedral of St. John in Albuquerque, NM

New from New Mexico #1621

…. . . premieres performances and first recordings feature music and musicians in Albuquerque.

Hour 1

FREDRIK SIXTEN: Toccata Festival –Maxine Thévenot (2002 Reuter/St. John Cathedral, Albuquerque, NM) Raven 926

VICTOR TOGNI: Jesu dulcis-Verbum supernum, fr 5 Liturgical Inventions –Maxine Thévenot (2002 Reuter/St. John Cathedral, Albuquerque, NM) Raven 890

MARY LYNN PLACE BADARAK: Ave verum corpus. JUNE NIXON: O salutaris hostiaCathedral Choirs/Maxine Thévenot, director; Stephen Tharp (2002 Reuter/St. John Cathedral, Albuquerque, NM) Raven 926

McNEIL ROBINSON: Hommage a Messiaen (1981) –Maxine Thévenot (2002 Reuter/St. John Cathedral, Albuquerque, NM) Raven 890

FREDERICK FRAHM: Spaces of Night, a song-cycle on poems by Stephen Crane (premiere) –Kathleen Clawson, mezzo-soprano; Chatter Chamber Orchestra/David Feldberg, conductor; Frederick Frahm (1967 Holtkamp/Keller Hall, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM) Pipedreams Archive (r. 3/17/2012)

ANDREW AGER: Fugue, Op. 30b –Maxine Thévenot (2002 Reuter/St. John Cathedral, Albuquerque, NM) Raven 926

Hour 2

LOUIS VIERNE: Allegro maestoso (i.), fr Organ Symphony No. 3 in f#, Op. 28 –Maxine Thévenot (1931 Skinner/Girard College Chapel, Philadelphia, PA) Raven 909

IAIN QUINN: Continuum (2005) –Maxine Thévenot (2002 Reuter/St. John Cathedral, Albuquerque, NM) Raven 890

FERUCCIO BUSONI: Praeludium (Basso Ostinato), Op. 7; Double Fugue on a Choral, Op. 67 –Iain Quinn (2002 Reuter/St. John Cathedral, Albuquerque, NM) Raven 880

FREDERICK FRAHM: Chapels (Chimaya; Acoma; Rosario) –Frederick Frahm (1967 Holtkamp/Keller Hall, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM) Pipedreams Archive (r. 3/17/2012)

BARRIE CABENA: Sonata Giojoso, Op. 84 (1978) –Maxine Thévenot (2002 Reuter/St. John Cathedral, Albuquerque, NM) Raven 890

LOUIS VIERNE: Meditation, fr Three Improvisations –Maxine Thévenot (1931 Skinner/Girard College Chapel, Philadelphia, PA) Raven 909


Maxine ThévenotPamela MichaelisChatter ChamberSpaces of Night

Watch some performances from the March 17, 2012 Chatter 20-21 concert online:
Pinkham Sonata No. 1
Pinkham Sonata No. 3
Frahm "Spaces of Night"
Frahm "Chapels"

Watch Maxine Thévenot at Girard College playing the Skinner organ in early October, 2008:
Maxine Thévenot explains her 2009 Raven recording – L'Orgue Magnifique

This 'encore' broadcast originally aired in November 2012 as Program #1245.