Canadian Capers #1925
…in conjunction with Canada Day (July 1), we celebrate artistic and instrumental representatives of our northern neighbor.
RUTH WATSON HENDERSON: 2 Anthems (Come Holy Spirit & Sing ye praises) –Elmer Iseler Singers/Lydia Adams; Robert Venables, trumpet; Matthew Larkin (1926 Casavant/Grace Church on-the-Hill, Toronto, Ontario) CBC 1167
Filler – MacMILLAN (see above)
GERALD BALES: Jubilate Deo. WILLIAM FRANCE: Oboe Tune. FREDERICK KARAM: The Modal Trumpet –Cathedral Choir/Gerald Bales; Paul Emch & Gerald Bales (Welte-Möller/St. Mark’s Cathedral, Minneapolis, MN) Intrada 4-1
Filler – BALES: Petite Suite (see above)
In addition to Canada’s national holiday, we also honor the centenary of the birth of esteemed Canadian organist, composer, and conductor Gerald Albert Bales (b. 5/12/1919 – d. 7/4/2002)