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Organ Dreams Vol 1 / Christopher Herrick


Release Date: 08/11/1998 
Label:  Hyperion   Catalog #: 67060   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Julius BenedictHenry Walford DaviesWilliam SparkEdouard Batiste,   ... 
Performer:  Christopher Herrick
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

'Brilliantly played by this much-feted player' (Choir & Organ) 'Bask in the warm glow that permeates this recital, recorded in a perfect setting' (Classic CD) 'Imaculate playing, and persuasive advocacy of much bleeding-heart repertory' (BBC Music Magazine) 'Brilliantly played by this much-feted player' (Choir & Organ) 'Bask in the warm glow that permeates this recital, recorded in a perfect setting' (Classic CD) 'Imaculate playing, and persuasive advocacy of much bleeding-heart repertory' (BBC Music Magazine) Read less

Works on This Recording

1. March of the Templars, Op. 56 by Julius Benedict
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; England 
Venue:  Temple Church, London, England 
Notes: Transcribed: W.T. Best 
2. Solemn Melody by Henry Walford Davies
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1908; England 
Venue:  Temple Church, London, England 
Notes: Transcribed: J.E. West 
3. Jerusalem the Golden by William Spark
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: England 
Venue:  Temple Church, London, England 
4. Offertoire for Organ in G major by Edouard Batiste
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Paris, France 
Venue:  Temple Church, London, England 
5. Recital Pieces (3) for Organ: no 1, Prelude by William Lloyd Webber
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1952; England 
Venue:  Temple Church, London, England 
6. Hommage à Frescobaldi: no 7, Theme and Variations by Jean Langlais
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1951; France 
Venue:  Temple Church, London, England 
7. Chorales (3) for Organ: no 1 in E major, M 38 by César Franck
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; France 
Venue:  Temple Church, London, England 
8. Dreams of Derry by Paul Spicer
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Venue:  Temple Church, London, England 
9. Suite for Mechanical Clock, WoO 33: no 1, Adagio assai in F major by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: Classical 
Venue:  Temple Church, London, England 
10. The Dream of Gerontius, Op. 38: Softly and Gently "Angel's Farewell" by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899-1900; England 
Venue:  Temple Church, London, England 
Notes: Transcribed: Herbert Brewer 
11. Prières (13) for Organ, Op. 64: no 11 in E major by Charles Valentin Alkan
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1870; France 
Venue:  Temple Church, London, England 
12. Elegy for Organ by Sir George Thalben-Ball
Performer:  Christopher Herrick (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1918; England 
Venue:  Temple Church, London, England 

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