2006 Holtkamp/Boe Memorial Chapel, St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN
2006 Holtkamp/Boe Memorial Chapel, St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN
St. Olaf College

Alla Americana #2326

. . . always with some interesting ideas, American composers continue to enhance the organ’s repertoire.

Hour One

DAVID CHERWIENHymn Interpretations (God, whose almighty word; In thee is gladness; Love divine, all loves excelling; Oh that I had a thousand voices, Trio & Fantasia)David Cherwien (1970 Reuter/Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, Minneapolis, MN) Summa Productions 1997

CARSON COOMANSolstice SonataBrian Reichenbach, trumpet; Rhonda Sider Edgington (1972-2018 Reuter/Second Reformed Church, Zeeland, MI) Great Lakes Duo 2021

GASTON DETHIERAriaRobert Murray, violin; Ardyth Lohuis (1951-1968 Aeolian-Skinner/St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, Richmond, VA) Raven 650

DANIEL PINKHAMFour EpigramsPeter Sykes (1999 Noack/Neskirkja, Reykjavik, Iceland) Raven 640

KENNETH LOWENBERGVariations on Laudate DominumKenneth Lowenberg (1970 Aeolian-Skinner/National Presbyterian Church, Washington, DC) PD Archive (r. 7/29/10)

 Filler – CHERWIEN (see above)

Hour Two

BERNARD WAYNE SANDERS:  Chorale-prelude, Rendez a Dieu –Thiery Pécautg (1989 Jehmlich/Maria-Königen Church, Tuttlingen, Germany) Ambitus 97901

RICHARD PURVISMarche Grotesque, fr Four Dubious ConceitsROBERT HEBBLEChansonTed Alan Worth (1963 Aeolian-Skinner/Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, Louisville, KY) OrganArts 5001

JAN BENDER: Variations on St. AnneRobert Scoggin (1987-1983 Sipe/Christ United Methodist Church, Rochester, MN) PD Archive (r. 5/5/92)

ROBERT SIROTALetters Abroad (Prelude-Scherzando-Nocturne-Homage a Fanny Mendelssohn)Robert Sirota, piano; Victoria Sirota (1954 Aeolian-Skinner/Cathedral of St. John the Divine, New York, NY) Albany 1502

LEO SOWERBYPassacaglia, fr Symphony in GJonathan Biggers (2006 Holtkamp/Boe Memorial Chapel, St. Olaf College, Northfield, MN) PD Archive (r. 2/19/16)

Filler – CHERWIEN (see above)

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