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Virgil Fox Encores - Bach, Widor, Purcell, Handel


Release Date: 03/09/1993 
Label:  Rca Victor Living Stereo Catalog #: 61251   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachGeorge Frideric HandelWilliam BoyceHenri Mulet,   ... 
Performer:  Virgil Fox
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 47 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Prelude and Fugue in G minor, BWV 558: Fugue by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Virgil Fox (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Date of Recording: 01/1958 
Venue:  Riverside Church, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 19 Secs. 
2. Concertos (6) for Organ, Op. 4: no 4 in F major, HWV 292 - Allegro by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Virgil Fox (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1735; London, England 
Date of Recording: 01/1958 
Venue:  Riverside Church, New York City 
Length: 5 Minutes 20 Secs. 
3. Ye sweet retreat by William Boyce
Performer:  Virgil Fox (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century; England 
Date of Recording: 01/1958 
Venue:  Riverside Church, New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Harold Bauer. 
4. Byzantine Sketches (10) for Organ: no 10, Tu es petra by Henri Mulet
Performer:  Virgil Fox (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 01/1958 
Venue:  Riverside Church, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: France (1914 - 1919). 
5. Suite in D major: Prince of Denmark's March "Trumpet Voluntary" by Jeremiah Clarke
Performer:  Virgil Fox (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1700; England 
Date of Recording: 01/1958 
Venue:  Riverside Church, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 9 Secs. 
6. Canon in B minor by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Virgil Fox (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/1958 
Venue:  Riverside Church, New York City 
Length: 2 Minutes 14 Secs. 
7. Symphony for Organ no 5 in f minor, Op. 42 no 1: 5th movement, Toccata by Charles-Marie Widor
Performer:  Virgil Fox (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1880; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 01/1958 
Venue:  Riverside Church, New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 23 Secs. 
8. Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Virgil Fox (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/1958 
Venue:  Riverside Church, New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 12 Secs. 
9. Suite for Orchestra no 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Virgil Fox (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1729-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/1958 
Venue:  Riverside Church, New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 32 Secs. 
Notes: Arranger: Virgil Fox. 
10. Trio Sonata for Organ no 6 in G major, BWV 530 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Virgil Fox (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/1958 
Venue:  Riverside Church, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
11. Concerti grossi (12), Op. 6: no 10 in D minor, HWV 328 - Aria by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Virgil Fox (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; London, England 
Date of Recording: 01/1958 
Venue:  Riverside Church, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 49 Secs. 
12. Nun danket alle Gott, BWV 657 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Virgil Fox (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1723; ?Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/1958 
Venue:  Riverside Church, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 45 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Fugue in G Minor "Little"
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring, No. 10 (Jesus bleibet meine Freude)
Concerto No. 4 in F: I. Allegro
Ye Sweet Retreat
Thou Art the Rock
Trumpet Voluntary
Trio Sonata No. 6 in G
Concerto No. 10 for Strings: Aria
Now Thank We All Our God
Canon in B Minor
Air on the G String (from Suite No. 3 in D)
Symphony No. 5 in F Minor, Op. 42, No. 1: Toccata

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