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Great Cathedral Organs Of England, Vol. 2

Great Cathedral Organs Of England 2 / Various
Release Date: 08/31/2010 
Label:  Regis   Catalog #: 1317   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  César FranckJehan-Ariste AlainLéon BoëllmannPietro Yon,   ... 
Performer:  Allan WicksFrancis JacksonNoel RawsthorneChristopher Dearnley,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Johann Sebastian Bach; Cesar Franck; Jehan Alain; Leon Boellmann;Pietro Yon; Georg Frideric Handel; Max Reger; John Philip Sousa;Charles-Marie Widor; et al Allan Wicks, organ (Canterbury, 1975)Francis Jackson, organ (York Minister, 1974)Noel Rawsthorne, organ (Liverpool Anglican, 1976) Great Cathedral Organs of England vol. IIBach: Tocata and Fugue in D minor; Franck: Pastorale;Alain: Litanies; Boellmann: Tocata; Yon: Toccatina; Sousa: Stars& Stripes Forever; Handel: Minuet; Reger: Toccata in D minor;Wagner: Ride of the Valkyries; Widor: Toccata from Organ Symphonyno 5, Op 42 no 1; Traditional: Londonderry Air;Franck: Chorale no 3; Johann Sebastian Bach; Cesar Franck; Jehan Alain; Leon Boellmann;Pietro Yon; Georg Frideric Handel; Max Reger; John Philip Sousa;Charles-Marie Widor; et al Allan Wicks, organ (Canterbury, 1975)Francis Jackson, organ (York Minister, 1974)Noel Rawsthorne, organ (Liverpool Anglican, 1976) Great Cathedral Organs of England vol. IIBach: Tocata and Fugue in D minor; Franck: Pastorale;Alain: Litanies; Boellmann: Tocata; Yon: Toccatina; Sousa: Stars& Stripes Forever; Handel: Minuet; Reger: Toccata in D minor;Wagner: Ride of the Valkyries; Widor: Toccata from Organ Symphonyno 5, Op 42 no 1; Traditional: Londonderry Air;Franck: Chorale no 3; Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Pastorale for Organ in E major, Op. 19 by César Franck
Performer:  Allan Wicks (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862; France 
Date of Recording: 1975 
Venue:  Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent, 
Length: 9 Minutes 12 Secs. 
2. Litanies for Organ, AWV 100/Op. 79 by Jehan-Ariste Alain
Performer:  Francis Jackson (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1937; France 
Date of Recording: 1974 
Venue:  York Minster, York, North Yorkshire, Eng 
Length: 5 Minutes 7 Secs. 
3. Suite Gothique, Op. 25: 4th movement, Toccata in C minor by Léon Boëllmann
Performer:  Francis Jackson (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1895; France 
Date of Recording: 1974 
Venue:  York Minster, York, North Yorkshire, Eng 
Length: 4 Minutes 10 Secs. 
4. L'organo primitivo: Toccatina for Flutes by Pietro Yon
Performer:  Noel Rawsthorne (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1918; USA 
Date of Recording: 1976 
Venue:  Liverpool Anglican Cathedral 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
5. Berenice, Regina d'Egitto, HWV 38: Minuet by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Christopher Dearnley (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1737; London, England 
Date of Recording: 1974 
Venue:  St. Paul's Cathedral 
Length: 4 Minutes 2 Secs. 
6. Danny Boy "Londonderry Air" by Traditional
Performer:  Christopher Dearnley (Organ)
Written: Ireland 
Date of Recording: 1974 
Venue:  St. Paul's Cathedral 
Length: 4 Minutes 29 Secs. 
7. Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Noel Rawsthorne (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 15 Secs. 
8. Chorales (3) for Organ: no 3 in A minor, M 40 by César Franck
Performer:  Barry Rose (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; France 
Length: 13 Minutes 30 Secs. 
9. Symphony for Organ no 5 in f minor, Op. 42 no 1: 5th movement, Toccata by Charles-Marie Widor
Performer:  Timothy Farrell (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1880; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 1974 
Venue:  Westminster Abbey 
Length: 5 Minutes 14 Secs. 
10. Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 538 "Dorian" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Allan Wicks (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1975 
Venue:  Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent, 
Length: 12 Minutes 55 Secs. 
11. Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Timothy Farrell (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1974 
Venue:  Westminster Abbey 
Length: 3 Minutes 10 Secs. 
12. Toccata for organ in D minor, Op. 59/5 by Max Reger
Performer:  Noel Rawsthorne (Organ)
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 01/07/1901; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1976 
Venue:  Liverpool Anglican Cathedral 
Length: 3 Minutes 45 Secs. 
13. The Stars and Stripes Forever, march for band by John P. Sousa
Performer:  Noel Rawsthorne (Organ)
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1896; United States of Ame 
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 

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