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The Britannic Organ, Vol. 1

Mozart / Grieg / Beethoven / Berlioz / Rumsey
Release Date: 08/30/2011 
Label:  Oehms   Catalog #: 840   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Edvard GriegHector BerliozRichard WagnerFelix Alexandre Guilmant,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 22 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46: no 1, Prelude "Morning" by Edvard Grieg
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
2. Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46: no 2, Death of Ase by Edvard Grieg
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875/1888; Norway 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 3 Minutes 48 Secs. 
3. La damnation de Faust, Op. 24: Ballet of the Sylphs by Hector Berlioz
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; France 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 2 Minutes 37 Secs. 
4. Lohengrin: Excerpt(s) by Richard Wagner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 11 Minutes 40 Secs. 
5. March on Handel's "Lift up your heads", Op. 15 by Felix Alexandre Guilmant
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 7 Minutes 47 Secs. 
6. Ruy Blas Overture, Op. 95 by Felix Mendelssohn
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 8 Minutes 20 Secs. 
7. Toccata, Op. 23/3: Finale by Joseph Callaerts
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 6 Minutes 1 Secs. 
8. Works (32) for Mechanical Clock, H 19: no 18, Presto in F major by Franz Joseph Haydn
Period: Classical 
Written: circa 1789-1792 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 0 Minutes 46 Secs. 
9. Works (32) for Mechanical Clock, H 19: no 5 in C major by Franz Joseph Haydn
Period: Classical 
Written: 1789-1793 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 1 Minutes 5 Secs. 
10. Gammal Fäbodspsalm från Dalarna (An Old Tune From Dalecarlia), for organ by Oskar Lindberg
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 3 Minutes 41 Secs. 
11. Sonatas (6) for Organ, Op. 65: no 4 in B flat major - 2nd movement, Andante religioso by Felix Mendelssohn
Period: Romantic 
Written: 01/02/1845; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 2 Minutes 7 Secs. 
12. Suite Gothique, Op. 25: 2nd movement, Menuet gothique by Léon Boëllmann
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1895; France 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 2 Minutes 36 Secs. 
13. Toccata for Organ in F major by Jules Grison
Period: Romantic 
Written: 19th Century; France 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 7 Minutes 44 Secs. 
14. Works (32) for Mechanical Clock, H 19: no 2 in C major by Franz Joseph Haydn
Period: Classical 
Written: 1789-1793 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 0 Minutes 51 Secs. 
15. Works (32) for Mechanical Clock, H 19: no 11, Allegretto in C major by Franz Joseph Haydn
Period: Classical 
Written: 1789-1793 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 0 Minutes 54 Secs. 
16. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 4 Minutes 31 Secs. 
17. Egmont, Op. 84: Overture by Ludwig van Beethoven
Period: Classical 
Written: 1810; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 8 Minutes 21 Secs. 
18. Herzlich tut mich verlangen, BWV 727 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; ?Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 2 Minutes 33 Secs. 
19. Prelude and Fugue in C minor, BWV 549 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; ?Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 6 Minutes 15 Secs. 
20. Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
21. Chorale Preludes (6) BWV 645-650 "Schübler": no 4, Meine Seele erhebet den Herren, BWV 648 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1748-1749; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 2 Minutes 21 Secs. 
22. Concerto for Organ solo in G major, BWV 592: 2nd movement, Grave by Johann Sebastian Bach
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 2 Minutes 9 Secs. 
23. Sonata for Piano no 11 in A major, K 331 (300i): 3rd movement, Rondo alla turca by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781-1783; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
24. Fantasia for Mechanical Organ in F minor, K 608 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 9 Minutes 42 Secs. 
25. Wellington's Victory, Op. 91 "Battle Symphony": Excerpt(s) by Ludwig van Beethoven
Period: Classical 
Written: 1813; Austria 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 7 Minutes 40 Secs. 
26. Pieces (12) for Organ, Op. 59 "Orgelmesse": no 2, Pastorale in F major by Max Reger
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 3 Minutes 41 Secs. 
27. Pieces (12) for Organ, Op. 59 "Orgelmesse": no 9, Benedictus in D flat major by Max Reger
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 4 Minutes 36 Secs. 
28. Improvisation on Schubert's Wiegenlied (D. 498), for organ by Marcel Dupré
Period: Modern 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 12 Minutes 14 Secs. 
29. Zampa: Overture by Louis Ferdinand Herold
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Paris, France 
Date of Recording: 02/2011/03/2011 
Venue:  Museum für Musikautomaten, Seewen, Switz 
Length: 9 Minutes 2 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K. 492: Ouverture (arr. for organ): (Welte-Philharmonie organ roll recording)
Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46 (arr. for organ): I. Morning Mood
Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46 (arr. for organ): II. The Death of Aase
Egmont, Op. 84: Ouverture (arr. for organ): (Welte-Philharmonie organ roll recording)
La damnation de Faust, Op. 24: Ouverture (arr. for organ): (Welte-Philharmonie organ roll recording)
Lohengrin (arr. for organ): Lohengrin, Act III: Wedding March (arr. for organ) (Welte-Philharmonie organ roll recording)
Zampa: Overture (arr. for organ): (Welte-Philharmonie organ roll recording)
Herzlich tut mich verlangen, BWV 727: (Welte-Philharmonie organ roll recording)
Prelude and Fugue in C minor, BWV 549: (Welte-Philharmonie organ roll recording)
March on a Theme by Handel, Op. 15, No. 2: (Welte-Philharmonie organ roll recording)
12 Pieces, Op. 59: No. 2. Pastorale (Welte-Philharmonie organ roll recording)
Ruy Blas Overture, Op. 95 (arr. for organ): (Welte-Philharmonie organ roll recording)
Toccata, Op. 23: Finale
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147 (arr. for organ): Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (arr. for organ)
Meine Seele erhebt den Herren, BWV 648
Organ Concerto in G major, BWV 592 (arr. of concerto by Prince Johann Ernst of Saxe-Weimar): Organ Concerto in G major, BWV 592: II. Grave (arr. of concerto by Prince Johann Ernst of Saxe-Weimar)
Works for Flute Clock, Hob.XIX (arr. for organ): No. 18 in F major, "Der Kaffeeklatsch" (Coffee Chatter)
Works for Flute Clock, Hob.XIX (arr. for organ): No. 5 in C major
Gammal fabodpsalm fran Dalarna (Old Pastoral Hymn from Dalecarlia) (version for organ)
Organ Sonata in B flat major, Op. 65, No. 4: II. Andante religioso
Suite gothique, Op. 25: II. Menuet gothique
12 Pieces, Op. 59: No. 9. Benedictus
Toccata in F major
Improvisation (after F. Schubert's Wiegenlied, Op. 98, No. 2, D. 498): (Welte-Philharmonie organ roll recording)
Works for Flute Clock, Hob.XIX (arr. for organ): No. 2 in C major
Works for Flute Clock, Hob.XIX (arr. for organ): No. 11 in C major
Piano Sonata No. 11 in A major, K. 331 (arr. for organ): (Welte-Philharmonie organ roll recording)
Fantasy in F minor, K. 608: (Welte-Philharmonie organ roll recording)
Wellingtons Sieg oder Die Schlacht bei Vittoria, Op. 91, "Battle Symphony" (arr. for organ)

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