2013 Dobson at Merton College Chapel, Oxford, England.
2013 Dobson at Merton College Chapel, Oxford, England.

The New Releases #1644

…another sampler from among the remarkable influx of recently produced recordings, with music from five centuries.

Hour 1

JOHANN CASPAR KERLL: Toccata No. 7. JOHANN JACOB FROBERGER: Canzona No 2, in g, FBWV 302 –Magdalena Hasibeder (1642 Wöckherl, Franciscan Church, Vienna, Austria) Raumklang 3503

JOHANN JACOB FROBERGER: Toccata No. 22 in CYannick Varlet (2010 Caill/Goulven Church, Brittany, France) Continuo 117

J.S. BACH: Canonic Variations, Vom Himmel hoch, BWV 769 (selections) –Maude Gratton (1737 Silbermann/Friedenskirche, Ponitz, Germany) Outhere Music 21

HERBERT HOWELLS: Master Tallis’s TestamentDavid Heller (2009 Letourneau/Christ Church United Methodist, Louisville, KY) Raven 971

ARTHUR BIRD: Marsch der Aethiopier, Op. 42 –Arits Wodehouse (1916 Mason & Hamlin harmonium) Raven 962

CHARLES GOUNOD: O SalutarisChrist Church Schola Cantorum/Stephen Kennedy, director; Joris Verdin (1885 Mustel harmonium) Loft 1126/27

BARBARA DENNERLEIN: Blues in the PipelineBarbara Dennerlein (2012 Woehl/Studio Acousticum, Piteå, Sweden) Bebab250977

JOHN SCOTT (arr.): Creator of the stars of night. CARL RÜTTI: I wonder as I wonderSt. John’s College Choir/Andrew Methsingha, director; Joseph Wicks (1994 Mander/St. John’s College Chapel, Cambridge, England) Signum 458

JOHN RUTTER: Psalm 150 –St. Albans Girls and Cathedral Choirs & Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Andrew Lucas, director; Tom Winpenny (1963 Harrison/St. Albans Abbey, England) Naxos 8.573394

Filler – BACH (see above)

Hour 2

KAJ-ERIK GUSTAFSSON: Chorale-prelude, Arise, ye valleys. JACK MATTSSON: JoyJames Hicks (1965 Kangasala/St. Michael’s Church, Turku, Finland) Pro Organo 7279

CHARLES-MARIE WIDOR: Allegro (iii.), fr Symphonie gothique (No. 9), Op. 70Joseph Nolan (1846 Cavaillé-Coll/La Madeleine, Paris) Signum 347

PIERRE de BRÉVILLE: PriereAnne Robert, violin; Jacques Boucher (1815-1996 Casavant/Eglise St-Jean-Baptiste, Montréal, Quebec, Canada) SMD 271

VELI KUJALA: CybOrgan (Part 1) –Uusinta Ensemble; Veli Kujala, electronics; Susanne Kujala (1982 Kangasala/Leppävaara Church, Finland) Alba 393

YANA MANGI (arr. Shtegman): The SunYana Mangi, voice; Tobbe Broström, percussion; Kristina Shtegman (1987 Grönlund/Jokkmokk Church, Sweden) Jokkmokk Parish 16

GIOVANNI TRABACI: Canzona No. 6 –Francesco Cera (1570 Anonymous/Church of Sant’ Antonio, Salandra, Italy) Brilliant Classics 94897

GIOVANNI MORANDI: Post Communion in E –Marco Ruggeri (1791 Callido/Borca d Cadore, Italy) BrilliantClassics 95333

EDWARD ELGAR (trans. Lemare): Gavotte –Benjamin Nichols (2013 Dobson/Merton College Chapel, Oxford, England) Delphian 34162

EDVARD GRIEG (trans. Ellsasser): Gavotte, fr Holberg Suite, Op. 40 –Thomas Murray (1927 Skinner/Woolsey Hall, New Haven, CT) Delos 3525

EUGENE GIGOUT (arr. McIntosh): Grand Choeur DialoguéAmalgam Brass Ensemble; Christopher Jacobson (1932 Aeolian/Duke University Chapel, Durham, NC) Pentatone 5186 577

Filler – RUTTER (see above)