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Heavy Organ At Carnegie Hall / Virgil Fox


Release Date: 09/16/1997 
Label:  Rca Victor Gold Seal Catalog #: 68816   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachRichard Storrs WillisTraditional
Performer:  Virgil Fox
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 4 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This CD contains a spoken introduction by Virgil Fox. This CD contains a spoken introduction by Virgil Fox. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Wir gläuben all'an einen Gott, BWV 680 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Virgil Fox (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1739; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1973 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
2. Nun freut euch, lieben Christen, BWV 734 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Virgil Fox (Organ)
Date of Recording: 1973 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
3. Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: Excerpt(s) by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Virgil Fox (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1973 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
4. It came upon the midnight clear by Richard Storrs Willis
Performer:  Virgil Fox (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 1973 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
5. The first nowell by Traditional
Performer:  Virgil Fox (Organ)
Written: England 
Date of Recording: 1973 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
6. Fugue in G major, BWV 577 "Gigue" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Virgil Fox (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Date of Recording: 1973 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
7. Prelude and Fugue in E minor, BWV 548 "Wedge" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Virgil Fox (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1727-1731; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1973 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
8. Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Virgil Fox (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1708; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1973 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
9. Passacaglia in C minor, BWV 582 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Virgil Fox (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1708-1712; Arnstadt, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1973 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, New York City 

Sound Samples

Spoken Introduction By Virgil Fox (Remastered 1997)
We All Believe in One God, BWV680 (Remastered 1997)
Introduction to Rejoice Beloved Christians, BWV734 (Remastered 1997)
Rejoice Beloved Christians, BWV734 (Remastered 1997)
Introduction to Finale from St. Matthew Passion (Remastered 1997)
Finale from St. Matthew Passion (Remastered 1997)
Introduction to Prelude and Fugue in E Minor, BWV 548 ''Wedge'' (Remastered 1997)
Prelude in E Minor, BWV 548 ''Wedge'' (Remastered 1997)
Fugue in E Minor, BWV 548 ''Wedge'' (Remastered 1997)
Toccata in D Minor, BWV 565 (Remastered 1997)
Fugue in D Minor, BWV 565 (Remastered 1997)
Introduction to Passacaglia and Fugue in C Minor, BWV 582 (Remastered 1997)
Passacaglia in C Minor, BWV 582 (Remastered 1997)
Fugue in C Minor, BWV 582 (Remastered 1997)
Introduction to Fugue in G Minor, BWV577 ''Gigue'' (Previously Unreleased) (Remastered 1997)
Fugue in G Minor, BWV577 ''Gigue'' (1997 Remastered)
Introduction to The First Nowell (Remastered 1997)
The First Nowell (Remastered 1997)
It Came Upon A Midnight Clear (Remastered 1997)

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