1980 Virtanen/Turku Cathedral, Finland
1980 Virtanen/Turku Cathedral, Finland
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There’s Always Something More #2132

. . . a mid-summer survey of some splendid new recordings of organ repertoire.

Hour One

OLIPHANT CHUCKERBUTTYPaean/A Song of Triumph.  CHARLES ALBERT STEBBINS:  In SummerGordon Turk (1908 Hope-Jones+2012 Shaw/The Auditorium, Ocean Grove, NJ) Raven 166

DOMINICO ZIPOLI  (attrib.):  Sonata No. 1 –Cristina Garcia Banegas (1713 Bonati/Sanctuario della Beata Vergine, Valverde, Brescia, Italy) Andaluz 2020

GUNNAR IDENSTAMGothic Garden, fr Metal Angel Suite No. 1 –Gunnar Idenstam (2011 Thomas/Cathedral of Our Lady Immaculate, Monaco) Toccata Classics 0495 

JOSEPH JONGENChant de Mai, Op. 53, no. 1Martin BakerGEORGE BAKERToccata-Gigue on the Sussex CarolMatthew Searles (2019 Ruffatti/Buckfast Abbey, England) AdFontes 001 & 005

MAURICE DURUFLÉMeditation, Op. Posth.  DURUFLÉToccata, fr Suite, Op. 5Thomas Trotter (1968-2018 Harrison/King’s College Chapel, Cambridge, England) Kings 053

Filler – CHUCKERBUTTY (see above)


Hour Two

SIR ERNEST MacMILLANCortege AcademiquePYOTR TCHAIKOVSKY (trans. Demers):  Scene, fr The Sleeping Beauty, Act 2Isabelle Demers (1928 Skinner-2006 Schantz/Rockefeller Chapel, Chicago University, Chicago, IL) Acis 41752

SAMUEL ADLERFrom Generation to Generation. DAVID LANGOrdinaryRandall Harlow (1928 Skinner-2006 Schantz/Rockefeller Chapel, Chicago University, Chicago, IL) Innova 959

GUY ROPARTZPriere, fr 56 Pieces –Jean-Baptiste Dupont (1889 Cavaillé-Coll/Basilica of St. Sernin, Toulouse, France) Audite 97.774

HARRI AHMAS:  Chorale –Jan Lehtola (1980 Virtanen/Turku Cathedral, Finland) Toccata Classics 0525

ERKKI SALMENHBAARA:  Canzona –Jan Lehtola (1980 Virtanen/Turku Cathedral, Finland) Toccata Classics 0515

J. S. BACHPrelude & Fugue in f, BWF 534Roger Sherman (1965 Flentrop/St. Mark’s Cathedral, Seattle, WA) Loft 1158

Filler – BAKER (see above)

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