1953 Aeolian-Skinner, Op. 1118/Riverside, New York, New York
1953 Aeolian-Skinner, Op. 1118/Riverside, New York, New York

Imagining Color #2106

. . . with inspired improvisations and standard repertoire, spiritual tunes and jazz favorites.

Hour One

NORMAN COCKERTuba TuneWAYNE MARSHALLImprovisation on Lass tuns erfreuenWayne Marshall (2014 Mayer/Basilica of St. Kastor, Koblenz, Germany) Fugue State Records 011

LEONARD BERNSTEIN (arr. Marshall):  Wonderful Town OvertureWayne Marshall (2005 Karl Schuke/Philharmonie, Luxembourg) Fugue State Records 006  

MARCEL DUPRÉPrelude & Fugue in B, Op. 7, no. 1Marvin Mills (1987 Kney/University of St. Thomas, Saint Paul, MN) PD Archive (r. 2/23/98)

MARCEL DUPRÉ2 Preludes & Fugues, Op. 7 (No. 2 in f; No. 3 in g)Marvin Mills (1964-1995 Aeolian-Skinner/Riverside Church, New York, NY) PD Archive (r. 7/19/11)

Filler – DUPRÉ

Hour Two

WALLACE WILLIS (arr. Miller):  Steal AwayHans Uwe Hielscher (1982 Oberlinger/Market Church, Wiesbaden, Germany) Edition Lade 016

ULYSSES KAYSuite No. 1 for OrganJames Abbington (1964 Aeolian-Skinner/Riverside Church, New York, NY) JAV Recordings 112

JAMES MARTIN GUTHRIE:  Variations on Herzlich tut mich verlangen (Fantasia-Trio-Canon-Fugue) –Herndon Spillman (1990 Visser-Rowland/Wooddale Church, Eden Prairie, MN) Titanic 205

BILLY STRAYHORNChelsea BridgeAnders Paulsson, saxophone; Harry Huff (1975 Åkerman & Lund/Katarina Church, Stockholm, Sweden) LCM Records 117

DUKE ELLINGTONSomething about believingAlice Babs, singer; Ulf Wesslén (1986 Åkerman & Lund/St, Mary Magdalen Church, Stockholm, Sweden) Prophone 021

GEORGE WALKER3 Pieces for Organ (Elevation; Chorale, Jesu wir sind hier; Invokation) Mickey Thomas Terry (1970 Aeolian-Skinner/National Presbyterian Church, Washington, DC) Albany 136

Filler – MARSHALL (see above)

This is the second of four programs during African American History Month that highlight the work of Black composers and performers.  Check our archive for more related content.

Wayne Marshall presents a full concert on the 69-stop 2017 Klais organ at the Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg.

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.