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Bach: Complete Organ Works / George Ritchie


Release Date: 08/22/2006 
Label:  Raven Recordings   Catalog #: 875   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie
Number of Discs: 11 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 12 Hours 29 Mins. 

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Includes work(s) for organ by Johann Sebastian Bach. Soloist: George Ritchie. Includes work(s) for organ by Johann Sebastian Bach. Soloist: George Ritchie. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Partite sopra Sei gegrüsset, Jesu gütig, BWV 768 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1700; Lüneburg, Germany 
2. Canzona in d, BWV 588 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715; Weimar, Germany 
3. Pastorale in F major, BWV 590 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1710; Weimar, Germany 
4. Fantasia super Komm, heiliger Geist, BWV 651 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1723; ?Weimar, Germany 
5. Komm, heiliger Geist, BWV 652 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1723; ?Weimar, Germany 
6. An Wasserflüssen Babylon, BWV 653 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1723; ?Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  House of Hope Presbyterian Church, St Pa 
Length: 5 Minutes 7 Secs. 
7. Schmücke dich, o liebe Seele, BWV 654 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1723; ?Weimar, Germany 
8. Trio super Herr Jesu Christ, dich zu uns wend', BWV 655 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1723; ?Weimar, Germany 
9. O Lamm Gottes, unschuldig, BWV 656 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1723; ?Weimar, Germany 
10. Nun danket alle Gott, BWV 657 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1723; ?Weimar, Germany 
11. Von Gott will ich nicht lassen, BWV 658 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1723; ?Weimar, Germany 
12. Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, BWV 659 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1723; ?Weimar, Germany 
13. Trio super Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, BWV 660 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1723; ?Weimar, Germany 
14. Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland, BWV 661 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1723; ?Weimar, Germany 
15. Allein Gott in der Höh' sei Ehr', BWV 662 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1723; ?Weimar, Germany 
16. Allein Gott in der Höh' sei Ehr', BWV 663 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1723; ?Weimar, Germany 
17. Allein Gott in der Höh' sei Ehr', BWV 664 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1723; ?Weimar, Germany 
18. Jesus Christus, unser Heiland, BWV 665 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1723; ?Weimar, Germany 
19. Jesus Christus, unser Heiland, BWV 666 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1723; ?Weimar, Germany 
20. Komm, Gott, Schöpfer, Heiliger Geist, BWV 667 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1723; ?Weimar, Germany 
21. Vom Himmel hoch, da komm' ich her, BWV 769 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1747; Leipzig, Germany 
22. Vor deinen Thron tret'ich hiermit, BWV 668 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1723; ?Weimar, Germany 
23. Trio Sonata for Organ no 4 in E minor, BWV 528 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1727; Leipzig, Germany 
24. Trio Sonata for Organ no 5 in C major, BWV 529 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1727; Leipzig, Germany 
25. Klavierübung Volume 3, BWV 669-689 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; Leipzig, Germany 
Venue:  Southern Adventist University, Tennessee 
26. Chorale Preludes (6) BWV 645-650 "Schübler": no 1, Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 645 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1748-1749; Leipzig, Germany 
Venue:  Southern Adventist University, Tennessee 
27. Chorale Preludes (6) BWV 645-650 "Schübler": no 2, Wo soll ich fliehen hin?, BWV 646 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1748-1749; Leipzig, Germany 
Venue:  Southern Adventist University, Tennessee 
28. Chorale Preludes (6) BWV 645-650 "Schübler": no 3, Wer nur den lieben Gott lässt walten, BWV 647 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1748-1749; Leipzig, Germany 
Venue:  Southern Adventist University, Tennessee 
29. Chorale Preludes (6) BWV 645-650 "Schübler": no 4, Meine Seele erhebet den Herren, BWV 648 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1748-1749; Leipzig, Germany 
Venue:  Southern Adventist University, Tennessee 
30. Chorale Preludes (6) BWV 645-650 "Schübler": no 5, Ach bleib' bei uns, BWV 649 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1748-1749; Leipzig, Germany 
Venue:  Southern Adventist University, Tennessee 
31. Chorale Preludes (6) BWV 645-650 "Schübler": no 6, Kommst du nun, Jesu, BWV 650 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1748-1749; Leipzig, Germany 
Venue:  Southern Adventist University, Tennessee 
32. Trio Sonata for Organ no 6 in G major, BWV 530 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Venue:  Southern Adventist University, Tennessee 
33. Toccata, Adagio and Fugue in C major, BWV 564 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; ?Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  Christ the King Lutheran Church, Houston 
34. Prelude and Fugue in A minor, BWV 543 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; ?Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  Christ the King Lutheran Church, Houston 
35. Fugue on a theme by Corelli in B minor, BWV 579 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1708; Arnstadt, Germany 
Venue:  Christ the King Lutheran Church, Houston 
36. Fugue in G minor, BWV 578 "Little G minor" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1706; Arnstadt, Germany 
Venue:  Christ the King Lutheran Church, Houston 
37. Fugue in G major, BWV 577 "Gigue" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Venue:  Christ the King Lutheran Church, Houston 
Notes: This work is no longer believed to have been composed by J.S. Bach. 
38. Trio Sonata for Organ no 1 in E flat major, BWV 525 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Venue:  California State University, Chico, CA 
39. Allabreve in D major, BWV 589 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Venue:  California State University, Chico, CA 
40. Concerto for Organ solo in G major, BWV 592 (after Duke Johann Ernst of Saxe-Weimar) by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  California State University, Chico, CA 
41. Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 538 "Dorian" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  California State University, Chico, CA 
42. Fantasie and Fugue in C minor, BWV 562 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; ?Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  California State University, Chico, CA 
43. Fantasie in G major, BWV 572 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1706; Arnstadt, Germany 
Venue:  California State University, Chico, CA 
44. Orgelbüchlein, BWV 599-644 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1714-1717; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/2001 
Venue:  Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, WA 
Length: 57 Minutes 49 Secs. 
45. Trio Sonata for Organ no 3 in D minor, BWV 527 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/2001 
Venue:  Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, WA 
Length: 16 Minutes 23 Secs. 
46. Concerto for Organ solo in C major, BWV 595 (after Duke Johann Ernst of Saxe-Weimar) by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/2001 
Venue:  Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, WA 
Length: 4 Minutes 56 Secs. 
47. Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier, BWV 731 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Venue:  St. Cecilia's Cathedral, Omaha, Nebraska 
Length: 2 Minutes 25 Secs. 
48. Prelude and Fugue in E major, BWV 566 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1708; Mühlhausen, Germany 
Venue:  St. Cecilia's Cathedral, Omaha, Nebraska 
Length: 12 Minutes 9 Secs. 
49. Prelude and Fugue in G minor, BWV 535 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; ?Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  St. Cecilia's Cathedral, Omaha, Nebraska 
Length: 8 Minutes 19 Secs. 
50. Erbarm' dich mein, o Herre Gott, BWV 721 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; ?Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  St. Cecilia's Cathedral, Omaha, Nebraska 
Length: 3 Minutes 13 Secs. 
51. Prelude and Fugue in E minor, BWV 533 "Little Prelude and Fugue" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1707; Arnstadt, Germany 
Venue:  St. Cecilia's Cathedral, Omaha, Nebraska 
Length: 5 Minutes 3 Secs. 
52. Nun freut euch, lieben Christen, BWV 734 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Venue:  St. Cecilia's Cathedral, Omaha, Nebraska 
Length: 2 Minutes 37 Secs. 
53. Prelude and Fugue in C minor, BWV 549 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; ?Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  St. Cecilia's Cathedral, Omaha, Nebraska 
Length: 6 Minutes 3 Secs. 
54. Vom Himmel hoch, da komm' ich her, BWV 701 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739-1742; Leipzig, Germany 
Venue:  St. Cecilia's Cathedral, Omaha, Nebraska 
Length: 2 Minutes 2 Secs. 
55. Fugue on a theme by Legrenzi in C minor, BWV 574 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1707 
Venue:  St. Cecilia's Cathedral, Omaha, Nebraska 
Length: 8 Minutes 13 Secs. 
56. Allein Gott in der Höh' sei Ehr', BWV 711 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Written: 1708-20 
Venue:  St. Cecilia's Cathedral, Omaha, Nebraska 
Length: 3 Minutes 34 Secs. 
57. Prelude and Fugue in C major, BWV 531 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Arnstadt, Germany 
Venue:  St. Cecilia's Cathedral, Omaha, Nebraska 
Length: 7 Minutes 25 Secs. 
58. Meine Seele erhebt den Herren, BWV 733 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; ?Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  House of Hope Presbyterian Church, St Pa 
Length: 5 Minutes 6 Secs. 
59. Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott, BWV 720 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1709; Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  House of Hope Presbyterian Church, St Pa 
Length: 3 Minutes 53 Secs. 
60. Partite sopra "O Gott, du frommer Gott", BWV 767 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1700; Lüneburg, Germany 
Venue:  House of Hope Presbyterian Church, St Pa 
Length: 16 Minutes 46 Secs. 
61. Herzlich tut mich verlangen, BWV 727 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; ?Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  House of Hope Presbyterian Church, St Pa 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
62. Valet will ich dir geben, BWV 736 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; ?Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  House of Hope Presbyterian Church, St Pa 
Length: 4 Minutes 54 Secs. 
63. Toccata and Fugue in F major, BWV 540 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
64. Prelude and Fugue in D major, BWV 532 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; Germany 
65. Fantasia and Fugue in G minor, BWV 542 "Great G minor" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; Weimar, Germany 
66. Prelude and Fugue in B minor, BWV 544 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1727-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
67. Prelude and Fugue in E minor, BWV 548 "Wedge" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1727-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
68. Prelude and Fugue in C minor, BWV 546 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Venue:  Southern Adventist University, Tennessee 
Notes: Composition written: ?Weimar, Germany (1708 - 1717). 
69. Trio Sonata for Organ no 2 in C minor, BWV 526 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Venue:  Christ the King Lutheran Church, Houston 
70. Concerto for Organ in D minor, BWV 596 (after Vivaldi) by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  California State University, Chico, CA 
71. Prelude and Fugue in C major, BWV 545 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/2001 
Venue:  Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, WA 
Length: 5 Minutes 54 Secs. 
72. Prelude and Fugue in F minor, BWV 534 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; ?Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/2001 
Venue:  Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, WA 
Length: 9 Minutes 13 Secs. 
73. Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1708; Germany 
Venue:  St. Cecilia's Cathedral, Omaha, Nebraska 
Length: 9 Minutes 59 Secs. 
74. Prelude and Fugue in G major, BWV 550 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1708 
Venue:  House of Hope Presbyterian Church, St Pa 
Length: 7 Minutes 30 Secs. 
75. Prelude and Fugue in D minor, BWV 539 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1720-1725 
Venue:  House of Hope Presbyterian Church, St Pa 
Length: 7 Minutes 42 Secs. 
76. Prelude and Fugue in C major, BWV 547 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: after 1723; ?Leipzig, Germany 
Venue:  Christ the King Lutheran Church, Houston 
77. Prelude and Fugue in G major, BWV 541 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; ?Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  California State University, Chico, CA 
78. Fantasie and Fugue in C minor, BWV 537 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708 - 1717; ?Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 07/2001 
Venue:  Pacific Lutheran University, Tacoma, WA 
Length: 9 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: ?Weimar, Germany (1708 - 1717). 
79. Prelude and Fugue in A major, BWV 536 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; ?Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  St. Cecilia's Cathedral, Omaha, Nebraska 
Length: 8 Minutes 22 Secs. 
80. Passacaglia in C minor, BWV 582 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1708-1712; Arnstadt, Germany 
Venue:  House of Hope Presbyterian Church, St Pa 
Length: 14 Minutes 26 Secs. 
81. Concerto for Organ solo in A minor, BWV 593 (after Vivaldi) by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  George Ritchie (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; Weimar, Germany 
Venue:  Christ the King Lutheran Church, Houston 

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