1714 Silbermann at Cathedral, Freiberg, Germany
1714 Silbermann at Cathedral, Freiberg, Germany

What's New? #1628

…a selective summary of some intriguing and unusual albums of organ music issued on CD.

2000 Fritts at Princeton Theological Seminary, Princeton, NJ
2000 Fritts at Princeton Theological Seminary, Princeton, NJ
 

Hour 1

J. S. BACH: Prelude & Fugue in G, BWV 541Robert Quinney (1976 Metzler/Trinity College Chapel, Cambridge, United Kingdom) Coro 16132

 J. S. BACH: 4 Orgelbüchlein Chorale-preludes (Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier, BWV 633; Wer nur den lieben Gott, BWV 642; Durch Adams Fall, BWV 637; Es ist das Heil, BWV 638) –Joan Lippincott (2000 Fritts/Princeton Theological Seminary, Princeton, NJ) Gothic 49297

GEORG BÖHM: Partita, Wer nur den lieben GottIlona Kubiaczyk-Adler (1749 Hildebrandt/St. Bartholomew Church, Paslek, Poland) Kubiaczyk 2015

DICK HYMAN: Thinking About BixBenjamin Saunders (2010 Klais/Leeds Cathedral, United Kingdom) Pro Organo 7269

JAMES WOODMAN: Basilica TriptychGreig Schearer, flute; Christa Rakich (2014 Richards, Fowkes/Somers Congregational Church, Somers, CT) Loft 1146

RACHEL LAURIN: Petite Suite sur un Motet de Gerald Bales, Op. 41 –Brenda Portman (1990 Casavant/Hyde Park United Methodist Church, Cincinnati, OH) Raven 975

Hour 2

JOHANN KUHNAU: Prelude a la breve in G; Fugue and Prelude in g –Stefano Molardi (1714 Silbermann/Cathedral, Freiberg, Germany) Brilliant Classics 94089

J. S. BACH: Toccata in C, BWV 564 –David Enlow (1993 Mander/St. Ignatius Loyola, New York City) Pro Organo 7274

OLIVIER MESSIAEN: Prélude (1928) –Tom Winpenny (1992 Rieger/St. Giles Cathedral, Glasgow, Scotland) Naxos 8.573471

MESSIAEN: Communion, fr Messe de la Pentecote (1951) –SharonRose Pfeiffer (Skinner-Barden/Church of the Transfiguration, Orleans, MA) Gloriae Dei Artes 044

JEAN LANGLAIS: Gloria-Sanctus-Benedictus, fr Mass “Grant us Thy Peace” –Gloriae Dei Cantores/Elizabeth Patterson, director; James Jordan (Skinner-Barden/Church of the Transfiguration, Orleans, MA) Gloria Dei Artes 041

VYTAUTAS BACEVICIUS: Deuxieme mot, Op. 21 –Matthew Lewis (1957 Aeolian-Skinner/Church of the Incarnation, New York City) Toccata Classics 0134