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Organ Odyssey - Vierne, Messiaen, Etc / Preston


Release Date: 01/08/2008 
Label:  Reference Recordings   Catalog #: 113   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Sigfrid Karg-ElertLouis VierneFelix MendelssohnCharles-Marie Widor,   ... 
Performer:  Mary Preston
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Includes work(s) for organ by various composers. Soloist: Mary Preston. Includes work(s) for organ by various composers. Soloist: Mary Preston. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Chorale Improvisations (66) for Organ, Op. 65: no 59, Nun danket alle Gott by Sigfrid Karg-Elert
Performer:  Mary Preston (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1908-1910; Germany 
2. Pièces de fantaisie - Suite no 4, Op. 55: 4th movement, Naiades by Louis Vierne
Performer:  Mary Preston (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1927; France 
3. Sonatas (6) for Organ, Op. 65: no 1 in F minor by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Mary Preston (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844-1845; Germany 
4. Symphony for Organ no 9 in c/C, Op. 70 "Gothic": 2nd movement, Andante sostenuto by Charles-Marie Widor
Performer:  Mary Preston (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1895; France 
5. Variations for Organ on "America" by Charles Ives
Performer:  Mary Preston (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: ?1891; USA 
6. La nativité du Seigneur: no 9, Dieu parmi nous by Olivier Messiaen
Performer:  Mary Preston (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; France 
7. Even Song by John La Montaine
Performer:  Mary Preston (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
8. Symphony for Organ no 5 in f minor, Op. 42 no 1: 5th movement, Toccata by Charles-Marie Widor
Performer:  Mary Preston (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1880; Paris, France 

Sound Samples

66 Choral-Improvisationen (Chorale Improvisations), Op. 65: No. 59. Nun danket alle Gott
Pieces de fantaisie, Op. 55: Suite No. 4: IV. Naiades
Organ Sonata in F minor, Op. 65, No. 1: I. Allegro moderato
Organ Sonata in F minor, Op. 65, No. 1: II. Adagio
Organ Sonata in F minor, Op. 65, No. 1: III. Andante
Organ Sonata in F minor, Op. 65, No. 1: IV. Allegro assai vivace
Symphonie gothique, Op. 70: II. Andante sostenuto
Variations on America
La Nativite du Seigneur: IX. Dieu parmi nous
Even Song
Organ Symphony No. 5 in F minor, Op. 42, No. 1: V. Toccata

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