The Organist's Yearbook #1852
…our traditional summing-up of some of the year’s happenings in the world of the King of Instruments.
WILLIAM WALTON: Orb & Sceptre March –Alan Morrison (1951 Aeolian-Skinner/1st Baptist Church, Longview, TX) PD Archive (r. 11/12/18, recorded during the 8th East Texas Pipe Organ Festival)
TRADITIONAL: Hymn, From all that dwell below the skies –St. Olaf Cantorei/James Bobb, director; John Ferguson (2007 Holtkamp/Boe Chapel, St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN) PD Archive (4/27/18)
MICHELANGELO ROSSI: Toccata No. 1 –Marie Rubis Bauer (2014 Pasi/Westport Presbyterian Church, Kansas City, MO) PD Archive (r. 7/6/18)
DAVID BRIGGS: Tierces, fr 4 Concert Etudes –Douglas Cleveland (2017 Richards, Fowkes/Village Presbyterian Church, Prairie Village, KS) PD Archive (r. 7/3/18)
MARGARET SANDRESKY: Salem Suite, selections (Prelude for the Principal; Celebration) –Kimberly Marshall (2011 Casavant/Helzberg Hall, Kansas City, MO) PD Archive (r. 7/6/18)
JOSEPH HAYDN: 2 Pieces for Flute Clock (Minuet & Presto) –Bruce Bengtson (1883 Hook at Holy Communion Church in Lake Geneva, WI) PD Archive (4. 8/21/18)
J. S. BACH: Toccata in C, BWV 564 –Adriaan Hoek (2000 Richards, Fowkes/1st Lutheran Church, Boston, MA) PD Archive (9/9/18). Hoek won the Yuko Hayashi Memorial First Prize at the 2018 Boston Bach International Organ Competition.
HUBERT PARRY: Fantasia on Eltham –Philip Brunelle (1981 Holtkamp/Plymouth Congregational Church, Minneapolis, MN) Ten Thousand Lakes 108
WILLIAM WALTON (trans. Winpenny): March for ‘A History of the English-speaking Peoples’ –Benjamin Sheen (2018 Dobson/St. Thomas Church, New York, NY) PD Archive (r. 10/7/18.) The inaugural concert on this instrument, played by David Hyde (who is moving on to King’s College, Cambridge) will air in February 2019.
Filler – BÖHM: Vater unser im Himmelreich --Douglas Cleveland (2017 Richards, Fowkes/Village Presbyterian Church, Prairie Village, KS) PD Archive (r. 7/3/18)
EDGARD HOOGHUYS: Fox Trot (1908 Hooghyus ‘Prince Carnival’ Band Organ/Art Academy Hall, Geraardsbergen, Belgium) Hooghuys Festival LH 553
ALPHONSE MAILLY: Allegro con brio (iii.), fr Sonata in d, Op. 1 –Momoyo Kokubu (1849 Loret/Fiinisterrae Church, Brussels, Belgium) SIC 006. Enjoy pictures and more detail related to our Pipedreams Spring Tour 2018 in Belgium on Facebook.
BACH: Contrapunctus No. 5 (1742 edition), fr Die Kunst der Fuge, BWV 1080 –Matthias Maierhofer (1755 Silbermann-Hildebrandt/Hofkirche, Dresden) Ambiente Audio 2037
FRIEDRICH WILHELM MARKULL: 3 Pieces in E-flat (Nachspiel No. 3; Trio No. 3, fr Op. 124; Nachspiel, Op. 62, no. 3 –Andrzej Szadejko (1841 Buchholz/St. Nicholai Church, Stralsund, Germany) MD&G 906.1990
CLARENCE MADER: Afternoon of a Toad –Jacob Benda (1932-35 Aeolian-Skinner/Northrop Auditorium, Minneapolis, MN) PD Archive (r. 10/13/18). Jacob has recorded a CD of Mader’s music, Centaur 3361.
HENRY MARTIN: Prelude No. 22 in F (premiere) –Nathan Laube (1932-1935 Aeolian-Skinner/Northrop Auditorium, Minneapolis, MN) PD Archive (r. 12/4/18)
JAMES H. ROGERS: Sonatine No 1 –Charles Echols (1982 Marrin/Cathedral of St. Mary, Saint Cloud, MN) PD Archive (r. 5/13/18)
ALVARS KALEJS: Toccata on Allein Gott in der Höh –Iveta Apkalna (1871 Willis-1933 Harrison-2004 Mander/Royal Albert Hall, London) PD Archive (r. 7/22/18)
Filler – WALTON: March for ‘A History of the English-speaking Peoples’ (see above)