2006 Fritts/St. Joseph Cathedral, Columbus, OH
2006 Fritts/St. Joseph Cathedral, Columbus, OH

On Board for Ohio #2021

…we preview what might have been had Covid-19 not caused the cancellation of the 2020 Organ Historical Society National Convention this coming July.

Hour 1

MAX REGER: Toccata in d, Op. 59, no. 5John Alexander (1902 Schuelke-2000 Muller/St. Mary of the Assumption, Columbus) Muller 2011

LOUIS VIERNE: Preambule, fr 24 Pieces in Free Style, Op. 31, no. 1. JOHANN LUDWIG KREBS: Warum sollt ich mich den gramenStephen Ketterer (2003 Beckerath/St. Thuribius Chapel, Pontifical College, Columbus) MSR Classics 1115

HERMAN BERLINSKI: Sukkoth, fr Three FestivalsThom Miles (1866 Koehnken/Plum Street Temple, Cincinnati, OH) Arsis 157

EUNYOUNG KIM: Prelude on Veni Creator SpiritusAnne Laver (2006 Fritts/St. Joseph Cathedral, Columbus) Loft 1164

GABRIEL PIERNÉ: Serenade. GUY H. SCULL: Wiffenpoof Song, LEW PORTER: The Little Red FoxClark Wilson (1928 Robert Morton/Ohio Theatre. Columbus, OH) ATOS 2009

FRANK WARNER: Sea SketchTimothy Edward Smith (1931 Kimball/1st Congregational Church, Columbus, OH) Raven 900

STEFANIA DENBOW: Exaltatio –G. Dene Barnard (1968 Beckerath/1st Congregational Church, Columbus) PD Archive #9934

Filler – KREBS (see above)

Hour 2

JEHAN ALAIN: Variations on a Theme of Clément JanequinNicole Simental (1983 van Daalen/Jehovah Lutheran Church, Saint Paul, MN) PD Archive (r. 8/10/17)

EDWARD BAIRSTOW: Evening SongGrant Wareham (1875 Steere & Turner/1st Baptist Church, Saint Paul, MN) PD Archive (r. 8/10/17)

WILLIAM BYRD: My Ladye Nevels Grownde –Gregory Crowell (1845 Anonymous/St. Wendelin Church, Luxemburg, MN) PD Archive (r. 8/9/17)

DUDLEY BUCK: Variations on "The Star-spangled Banner"Thom Miles (1866 Koehnken/Plum Street Temple, Cincinnati, OH) Arsis 157

LOUIS ALFRED JAMES LEFEBURE-WELY: Elevation in B-flat, fr L’Organiste Moderne, Book 4Lynn Trapp. NICOLAS de GRIGNY: Trio & Point d’orgue, fr A solis ortus cardineJames Kosnik (1957 Holtkamp/Christ Church Cathedral, Cincinnati) PD Archive (r. 7/15/2003)

GIROLAMO FRESCOBALDI: Toccata No. 7, fr Book 2Francesco Cera (2019 Fisk/Christ Church Cathedral, Cincinnati, OH) PD Archive (r. 10/17/18)

WILBUR HELD: Simple GiftsJohn Balka (1970 Ruffatti/St. Mary’s Cathedral, San Francisco, CA) Reference 98

MAX REGER: Invocation (ii.), and Introduction & Fugue (iii.), fr Second Sonata, Op. 60Craig Cramer (2006 Fritts/St. Joseph Cathedral, Columbus, OH) JAV 174

Filler – REGER: Toccata (see above)

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, this year’s Organ Historical Society Convention in and around Columbus, OH has been moved two years ahead to July 17-22, 2022. Find more information at organhistoricalsociety.org.

We dedicate this program to the memory of American musicologist, harpsichordist, organist, teacher, and former OHS Executive Director James M. Weaver, who succumbed in April to Covid-19. R.I.P.