East Texas Remembered #2044
. . . in the shadow of another Covid-cancelled 2020 gathering, we revisit these exceptional East Texas Pipe Organ Festival performances from 2019.
Filler – PURVIS: Novelette No. 2 (see above)
DOMENICO ZIPOLI: 2 Pieces (All Offertorio in C; All Post Comunio in F). BERNARDO PASQUINI: Passacaglia in C –Patrick Parker (2010 Richards, Fowkes/Church of the Transfiguration, Dallas, TX) PD Archive (r. 11/12/19)
MARY BETH BENNETT: Hommage a Langlais (Song of Peace in Time of War). JOHANNES MATTHIAS MICHEL: Jazz Prelude on Erhalt uns Herr –Jan Kraybill (1959 Aeolian-Skinner/St. Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral, Shreveport, LA) PD Archive (r. 11/14/19)
Filler – SOWERBY: Three-Three-Two F.A. March (see above)
These performances were recorded between November 10-14, 2019 by audio engineer Peter Nothnagle. Though not happening in-person, this year’s East Texas Pipe Organ Festival will occur online between November 8-12, 2020 at easttexaspipeorganfestival.com.
Continuing support of PIPEDREAMS is provided in loving memory of Wesley and Lucinda Dudley by their family, with additional support from Walter McCarthy, Clara Ueland, and the Greystone Foundation, by Jan Kirchner on behalf of her family foundation, by the Art and Martha Kaemmer Fund of the HRK Foundation, in celebration of the life of Martha Hulings Kaemmer, and by listener-contributors to this public radio station. Additional support comes from Berghaus Organ Company, Inc. of Bellwood, IL, and Bond Organ Builders, Inc. of Portland, OR, members of APOBA, the Associated Pipe Organ Builders of America, a collaborative of designers, creators, and maintainers of pipe organs found in religious and educational institutions, concert halls, and residences throughout the United States and beyond. An APOBA resource guide and member prospectus is available at APOBA.COM.