2003 Fisk/Notre Dame Cathedral, Lausanne, Switzerland
2003 Fisk/Notre Dame Cathedral, Lausanne, Switzerland

Sonorous Surprises #2207

. . . a selective survey of recent recordings exemplary of organ music in its many manifestations.

Hour One

J. S. BACHPraeludium in a, BWV 551Russell Weismann (1962 Beckerath/Cathedral of St. Paul, Pittsburgh, PA) Raven 172

HENRI TOMASIVariations Gregoriennes (Salve Regina)William Gerlach, trumpet; Russell Weismann (2014 Schoenstein/Dahlgren Chapel, Georgetown University, Washington, DC) Gerlach 2021

KARL WALDECKFantasy in C for 2 Organs –Thomas Dinböck & Ikarus Kaiser (1884 Breinbauer & 1746 Rummel/Wilhering Monastery, Austria) Ambiente Audio 1087

JAN PIETERSZOON SWEELINCKAllein Gott in der HöhAude Heurtematte (1981 Ahrend/Augustinian Museum, Toulouse, France) Raven 165

JAMES BUONEMANIFantasy on Ave Regina CaelorumTodd Wilson (1911 Murray Harris-2000 Rosales/Saint James In-the-City. Los Angeles, CA) Gothic 49330

PIETRO YONConcert Study No. 1Tommaso Mazzoletti (2003 Fisk/Notre Dame Cathedral, Lausanne, Switzerland) Brilliant Classics 95912

PIETRO YONConcert Study No. 2 (Flying Feet)Christopher Herrick (1930 Steinmeyer-2014 Kuhn/Nidaros Cathedral, Trondheim, Norway) Hyperion 68376

Filler – YON: Concert Study No. 1 (see above)

Hour Two

TRADITIONAL (Swedish) & BACH (arr. Idenstam):  Suite of Dances (German Bells, after Per Hans Olsson; Minuets, fr Orchestral Suite No. 4, BWV 1069; Bourée, fr Orchestral Suite No. 3, BWV 1068; Polska after Ante Sundin) –Lisa Rydberg, fiddle; Gunnar Idenstam (Gefle pump organ) Gazell 1118

BACHContrapunctus No. 4, fr The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080Margaret Phillips (2012 Richards, Fowkes/St. George’s Hanover Square, London, England) Regent 558

BACHContrapunctus 13a & b, fr The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080Matthias Maierhofer (1755 Silbermann/Hofkirche, Dresden, Germany) Ambiente Audio 2037

JOHN FURSE:  Moot PointsSTEPHEN PAULUSA Refined Reflection, fr Baronian SuiteTom Bell (1933 Hill, Norman & Beard/Royal Hospital School Chapel, Holbrook, England) Regent 540

SERGEI PROKOFIEV: Moderato, fr Cello Sonata, Op.119 –Joseph Lee, cello; Chelsea Chen (1996 Austin/St. John’s Episcopal Church, West Hartford, CT) Chen 80674

FRANK FERKOOffertory, Communion, & Finale, fr Mass for DedicationDavid Schrader (1979 Fisk/House of Hope Presbyterian Church, Saint Paulo, MN) Cedille 90000 204

Filler – BACH: Bourée (see above)

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