2004 Schoenstein - The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Conference Center
2004 Schoenstein - The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Conference Center
Joseph Routon, Pipe Organ Database

For Christmas Eve #2351

. . . a melodious miscellany of sonic surprises gathered under the tree for your delight.

Hour 1

G. F. HANDEL (arr. Smart):  For unto us a child is born, fr MessiahBram Brandemann (1797 Naber/St. Joriskerk, Amersfoort, Netherlands) Partners in Music 7001

J. S. BACHCanonic Variations on Vom Himmel hoch, BWV 769Matthew Dirst (1984 Fisk/Memorial Church, Stanford University, Stanford, CA) Centaur 3015

JOHN RUTTERWhat sweeter musicKing’s College Choir/Sir Stephen Cleobury; Henry Websdale (1934-2016 Harrison/King’s College Chapel, Cambridge, England) Kings 0036

PAUL EDWARDSNo small wonderRICHARD WAYNE DIRKSENChanticleer St. Thomas Church Choir/Jeremy Filsell; Maks Adach & Nicolas Haigh (2018 Dobson/St. Thomas Church, New York, NY) Acis 53981

ALEXANDRE GUILMANTNuit sombre, ton ombre, fr Christmas Carols, Op. 60, Book 2, no. 4 –Agnes Armstrong (1995 Åkerman & Lund/Kallio Church, Helsinki, Finland) Richardson Recordings 7001

MARCEL DUPRÉVariations on a Noël, Op. 20Marcel Dupré (1862 Cavaillé-Coll/Church of St. Sulpice, Paris, France) Mercury 478 8388

Filler – RUTTER (see above)

Hour 2

JOHANN LUDWIG KREBSFantasy, Freu dich sehr, o meine SeeleCraig Cramer (1992 Fritts/Grace Lutheran Church, Tacoma, WA) Dulcian Productions 008

CLAUDE BALBASTREIl est un petit l’AngeRobert Lehman (2005 Lively-Fulcher/Christ Church, New Haven, CT) Christ Church 1062

FELIX BOROWSKIAdoration Davyd Booth, violin; Michael Stairs (1929 Aeolian/Longwood Gardens Ballroom, Kennett Square, PA) DTR 9504

FELIX MENDELSSOHNWhen Jesus our Lord/There shall a star from Jacob comeChoir of the Chapel Royal, Hampton Court/Huw Williams; Martyn Noble (2013 Harrison/Chapel Royal, London, England) Signum Classics 460

RICHARD ELLIOTT (arr.)Joy to the worldRichard Elliott (2004 Schoenstein/Conference Center, Salt Lake City, UT) Mormon Tabernacle Choir 2016

ALFRED BURT:  Carol Medley –John Lauter (1927 Barton/Michigan Theatre, Ann Arbor, MI) Michigan Theatre Foundation 2002

SIGFRID KARG-ELERTChorale-Improvisation, In dulci jubilo, Op. 75, no. 2 James Kibbie (1893 Farrand & Votey-1955 Aeolian-Skinner/Hill Auditorium, Ann Arbor, MI) Praestant 1004

JOHN HUSTON:  What is this fragrance?Chamber Choir of Grand Rapids/Larry Biser; Jonathan Tuuk (1981 Wicks/St. Adalbert Basilica, Grand Rapids, MI) Pro Organo 7038

DIANE BISHToccata on Hark, the herald angels singTandy Reussner (1996 Wolff/Bales Recital Hall, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS) Reussner 2004

Filler – BACH (see above)

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