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Yankee: Come Home! - Historic Organs Of Newburyport, Mass


Release Date: 11/01/1995 
Label:  Raven Recordings   Catalog #: 190   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Edward Little WhiteLewis H. JohnsonAnonymousGeorge Shearing,   ... 
Performer:  Marian Ruhl Metson
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This production was released under the auspices of the Organ Historical Society.
Selections were recorded on the following organs: 1834 Joseph Alley, 1889 Hutchings, 1957 Fisk, 1866 E & G.G. Hook, 1863 William Stevens, 1875 Hutchings, 1838 Richard Pike Morss, 1911 Lane, 1975 Stuart and 1867 William Stevens.
This production was released under the auspices of the Organ Historical Society.
Selections were recorded on the following organs: 1834 Joseph Alley, 1889 Hutchings, 1957 Fisk, 1866 E & G.G. Hook, 1863 William Stevens, 1875 Hutchings, 1838 Richard Pike Morss, 1911 Lane, 1975 Stuart and 1867 William Stevens. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Grand March for Organ "New Year 1842" by Edward Little White
Performer:  Marian Ruhl Metson (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 10/1989 
Venue:  1st Religious Society, Newburyport, Mass 
Length: 1 Minutes 31 Secs. 
2. Variations for Organ on "Yankee Doodle" by Edward Little White
Performer:  Marian Ruhl Metson (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 10/1989 
Venue:  1st Religious Society, Newburyport, Mass 
Length: 5 Minutes 3 Secs. 
3. Newburyport Polka for Organ by Lewis H. Johnson
Performer:  Marian Ruhl Metson (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 10/1989 
Venue:  1st Religious Society, Newburyport, Mass 
Length: 1 Minutes 21 Secs. 
4. Flowers of the forest by Anonymous
Performer:  Marian Ruhl Metson (Organ)
Period: Renaissance 
Written: Scotland 
Date of Recording: 10/1989 
Venue:  Old South Church, Newburyport, Mass. 
Length: 1 Minutes 47 Secs. 
5. Amazing Grace for Organ by George Shearing
Performer:  Marian Ruhl Metson (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977 
Date of Recording: 10/1989 
Venue:  Old South Church, Newburyport, Mass. 
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
6. Variations for Organ on "America" by Charles Ives
Performer:  Marian Ruhl Metson (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: ?1891; USA 
Date of Recording: 10/1989 
Venue:  Old South Church, Newburyport, Mass. 
Length: 8 Minutes 48 Secs. 
7. Variations for Organ on Home, Sweet Home by John Zundel
Performer:  Marian Ruhl Metson (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 10/1989 
Venue:  St Anna's Chapel, Newburyport, Mass 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
8. Cutter Hamilton Quick Step for Organ by Thomas Comer
Performer:  Marian Ruhl Metson (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 10/1989 
Venue:  St Anna's Chapel, Newburyport, Mass 
Length: 1 Minutes 13 Secs. 
9. L'organo primitivo by Pietro Yon
Performer:  Marian Ruhl Metson (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1918; USA 
Date of Recording: 10/1989 
Venue:  Immaculate Conception Catholic Church 
Length: 2 Minutes 30 Secs. 
10. Communion for Organ on the Hymn tune "Irish" by Basil Harwood
Performer:  Marian Ruhl Metson (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 10/1989 
Venue:  Immaculate Conception Catholic Church 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
11. Improvisato for Organ by Arthur Bird
Performer:  Marian Ruhl Metson (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 10/1989 
Venue:  Immaculate Conception Catholic Church 
Length: 3 Minutes 49 Secs. 
12. Variations for Organ on "God Save the King" by Charles Wesley
Performer:  Marian Ruhl Metson (Organ)
Period: Classical 
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 10/1989 
Venue:  South Meetinghouse, Seabrook, NH 
Length: 3 Minutes 32 Secs. 
13. German Waltz for Organ by Anonymous
Performer:  Marian Ruhl Metson (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 10/1989 
Venue:  South Meetinghouse, Seabrook, NH 
Length: 0 Minutes 45 Secs. 
14. The Downfall of Paris for Organ by Anonymous
Performer:  Marian Ruhl Metson (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 10/1989 
Venue:  South Meetinghouse, Seabrook, NH 
Length: 1 Minutes 4 Secs. 
15. Marche des Marseillois et l'air Ça-Ira by Claude-Béninge Balbastre
Performer:  Marian Ruhl Metson (Organ)
Period: Classical 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 10/1989 
Venue:  St Louis de Gonzague R Catholic Church 
Length: 4 Minutes 40 Secs. 
16. Pièces (24) en style libre, Op. 31: no 1, Préambule by Louis Vierne
Performer:  Marian Ruhl Metson (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1913; France 
Date of Recording: 10/1989 
Venue:  St Louis de Gonzague R Catholic Church 
Length: 3 Minutes 34 Secs. 
17. LaFayette's Welcome March and Quick Step for Organ by Arthur Clifton
Performer:  Marian Ruhl Metson (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 10/1989 
Venue:  St Louis de Gonzague R Catholic Church 
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
18. Flute Voluntary for Organ by Benjamin Carr
Performer:  Marian Ruhl Metson (Organ)
Period: Classical 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 10/1989 
Venue:  Belleville Congregational Church 
Length: 1 Minutes 45 Secs. 
19. Oriental Sketch by Arthur Foote
Performer:  Marian Ruhl Metson (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 10/1989 
Venue:  Belleville Congregational Church 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 
20. Variations for Organ on The Star-Spangled Banner, Op. 23 by Dudley Buck
Performer:  Marian Ruhl Metson (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 10/1989 
Venue:  Belleville Congregational Church 
Length: 9 Minutes 54 Secs. 
21. Variations for Organ on "Ein Schifflein sah'ich fahren" by David P. Ruhl
Performer:  Marian Ruhl Metson (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Date of Recording: 10/1989 
Venue:  1st Religious Society, Newburyport, Mass 
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 
22. Mit sanften Stimmen for Organ by Johann Christian H Rinck
Performer:  Marian Ruhl Metson (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 10/1989 
Venue:  St Anna's Chapel, Newburyport, Mass 
Length: 1 Minutes 36 Secs. 

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