2015 Fisk Organ Plymouth Congregational Church, Seattle WA
2015 Fisk Organ Plymouth Congregational Church, Seattle WA
Nicholas Towle. Taken on 2015-05-28

AGO Seattle 2022 (IV) #2404

. . . concertos and choral music, plus concert and church solos continue our reminiscences from an American Guild of Organists National Convention.

Hour 1

MARCEL DUPREPrelude & Fugue in B, Op. 7, no. 1Amanda Mole, organist.  JUDITH BINGHAMJacob’s Ladder, Concerto for Organ (2008)DAVID BRIGGSConcerto for Organ, Strings, Harp and Percussion (2004)Auburn Symphon y Orchestra/Wesley Schultz; Renée Anne Louprette (2000 Fisk/Benaroya Hall, Seattle, WA) (r. 7/7/22)

A commercial recording of Judith Bingham’s Jacob’s Ladder (Naxos 8.572687) is available, and the work’s 2008 premiere performance, with soloist Sir Stephen Cleobury, can be found in our archive.  A commercial recording of David Briggs’ Organ Concerto (Chestnut Music 002) is available as either CD or download from the composer.

Filler – DUPRE (see above)

Hour 2

JAN PIETERSZOON SWEELINCKVariations on Von der Fortuna werd’ ich getriebenJOHANN ADAM REINCKENFugue in gDAVID DAHLVariation Suite on Lobe den HerrenKatelyn Emerson (1979 Brombaugh/Christ Church, Tacoma, WA) (r. 7/4/22)

CAROL BARNETTSummer 2020 (premiere) –John Turman, horn; Alcee Chriss III (2015 Fisk/Plymouth Church, Seattle, WA) (r. 7/7/22)

CECILIA McDOWALLA Prayer to St. John the BaptistSeattle Pro Musica/Karen P. Thomas; Caroline Robinson (Benaroya Hall) (r. 7/7/22)

HEINRICH SCHEIDEMANNBenedicam DominoJulia Brown (1995 Pasi/Trinity Lutheran Church, Lynnwood, WA) (r. 7/5/22)

DIETERICH BUXTEHUDEToccata in d, BuxWV 155Craig Cramer (1998 Fritts/Lagerquist Hall, Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, WA) (r. 7/4/22)

Filler – BRIGGS 3rd movement (see above)

This is the fourth of an evolving series of programs of performances recorded in and around Seattle during the 2022 National Convention of the American Guild of Organists.  Additional performances from AGO Seattle 2022 will be broadcast next week and in following months.  The next AGO National Convention will take place in San Francisco, CA (June 30-July 4, 2024).

Continuing support of PIPEDREAMS is provided in loving memory of Lucinda and Wesley Dudley by their family, with additional support from Walter McCarthy, Clara Ueland, and the Greystone Foundation, from Jan and Steve Kirchner, from the Art and Martha Kaemmer Fund of the HRK Foundation, and from listener-contributors to this public radio station.  Support also comes from Syndyne Corporation of Vancouver, WA and Taylor & boody Organ Builders of Staunton, VA, 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.