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Organ Fireworks World Tour / Herrick


Release Date: 04/28/2017 
Label:  Hyperion   Catalog #: 68214  
Composer:  David JohnsonEdwin LemareMarco Enrico BossiLouis Alfred James Lefébure-Wély,   ... 
Performer:  Christopher Herrick
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This anthology features one track from each of the fourteen volumes of Hyperion's complete Organ Fireworks series. It takes the listener on a spectacular world tour of the organs and repertoire championed by Christopher Herrick over the decades. Released in honor of his seventy-fifth birthday, this is a must for anyone yet to encounter these wonderfully life-affirming performances. This anthology features one track from each of the fourteen volumes of Hyperion's complete Organ Fireworks series. It takes the listener on a spectacular world tour of the organs and repertoire championed by Christopher Herrick over the decades. Released in honor of his seventy-fifth birthday, this is a must for anyone yet to encounter these wonderfully life-affirming performances. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Trumpet Tune in D major by David Johnson
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1962; England 
2.
Concert Fantasia for Organ, Op. 91 by Edwin Lemare
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
3.
Pičce héroďque for Organ in D minor, Op. 128 by Marco Enrico Bossi
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
4.
Sortie in E flat, L'Organiste Moderne No 29 by Louis Alfred James Lefébure-Wély
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
5.
Litanies for Organ, AWV 100/Op. 79 by Jehan-Ariste Alain
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; France 
6.
Tuba Tune for Organ by Norman Cocker
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1922; England 
7.
Sonata for Organ in C minor "94th Psalm": Fugue by Julius Reubke
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857; Germany 
8.
Prelude and Fugue for Organ on B-A-C-H, S 260 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1855/1870; Weimar, Germany 
9.
An Occasional Trumpet Voluntary by Patrick Gowers
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
10.
Poemes d'automne, Op. 3: Matin Provençal by Joseph Bonnet
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
11.
Vag a leve: Festmusikk by Mons Leidvin Takle
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
12.
Hommage ŕ Dietrich Buxtehude by Petr Eben
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1987; Czech Republic 
13.
Grand Choeur on "Benedicamus Domino", for organ by Guy Weitz
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: Modern 
14.
Aida: Grand March by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 

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