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Composers In Person - Widor, Messiaen, Dupré, Vierne


Release Date: 07/09/2007 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 55037   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Charles-Marie WidorOlivier MessiaenMarcel DupréLouis Vierne
Performer:  Charles-Marie WidorOlivier MessiaenMarcel DupréLouis Vierne
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony for Organ no 5 in f minor, Op. 42 no 1: 5th movement, Toccata by Charles-Marie Widor
Performer:  Charles-Marie Widor (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1880; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 04/1932 
Venue:  Saint-Sulpice, Paris 
Length: 6 Minutes 33 Secs. 
2.
Symphony for Organ no 9 in c/C, Op. 70 "Gothic": 1st movement, Moderato by Charles-Marie Widor
Performer:  Charles-Marie Widor (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1895; France 
Date of Recording: 04/1932 
Venue:  Saint-Sulpice, Paris 
Length: 6 Minutes 50 Secs. 
3.
Le banquet céleste by Olivier Messiaen
Performer:  Olivier Messiaen (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; France 
Date of Recording: 07/26/1956 
Venue:  Trinity Church, Paris 
Length: 7 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Notes: Version: 1932 
4.
Preludes and Fugues (3) for Organ, Op. 7: no 3 in G minor by Marcel Dupré
Performer:  Marcel Dupré (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912; France 
Venue:  Queens Hall, London 
Length: 5 Minutes 56 Secs. 
Notes: Selection recorded June 25 and October 27, 1926. 
5.
Suite bretonne, Op. 21: Berceuse by Marcel Dupré
Performer:  Marcel Dupré (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923; France 
Date of Recording: 06/18/1929 
Venue:  Queens Hall, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 6 Secs. 
6.
Improvisations (3) for Organ: no 1, March episcopale by Louis Vierne
Performer:  Louis Vierne (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1928; France 
Date of Recording: 12/1928 
Venue:  Notre-Dame Cathedral, Paris 
Length: 3 Minutes 18 Secs. 
7.
Pièces de fantaisie - Suite no 1, Op. 51: 2nd movement, Andantino by Louis Vierne
Performer:  Louis Vierne (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; France 
Date of Recording: 12/1928 
Venue:  Notre-Dame Cathedral, Paris 
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
8.
Improvisations (3) for Organ: no 3, Cortege by Louis Vierne
Performer:  Louis Vierne (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1928; France 
Date of Recording: 12/1928 
Venue:  Notre-Dame Cathedral, Paris 
Length: 2 Minutes 19 Secs. 
9.
Symphony for Organ no 9 in c/C, Op. 70 "Gothic": 2nd movement, Andante sostenuto by Charles-Marie Widor
Performer:  Charles-Marie Widor (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1895; France 
Date of Recording: 04/1932 
Venue:  Saint-Sulpice, Paris 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
10.
Symphony for Organ no 9 in c/C, Op. 70 "Gothic": 4th movement, Moderato by Charles-Marie Widor
Performer:  Charles-Marie Widor (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1895; France 
Date of Recording: 04/1932 
Venue:  Saint-Sulpice, Paris 
Length: 4 Minutes 5 Secs. 
11.
L'Ascension, 4 Meditations for Organ by Olivier Messiaen
Performer:  Olivier Messiaen (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; France 
Date of Recording: 06/1956 
Venue:  Trinity Church, Paris 
Length: 28 Minutes 6 Secs. 

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