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Anniversary Series - Organ Collection

Organ Collection / Various (Aniv)
Release Date: 10/30/2012 
Label:  Signum U.k.   Catalog #: 302  
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachFelix MendelssohnRobert SchumannSamuel Sebastian Wesley,   ... 
Performer:  David GoodeJoseph NolanSimon PrestonJames Vivian,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

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Works on This Recording

1.
Toccata, Adagio and Fugue in C major, BWV 564: Toccata by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  David Goode (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708-1717; ?Weimar, Germany 
2.
Sonatas (6) for Organ, Op. 65: no 3 in A major - 1st movement, Con moto maestoso by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Joseph Nolan (Organ)
3.
Fugues (6) for Organ on B-A-C-H, Op. 60: no 1, Langsam by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Simon Preston (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845; Germany 
4.
Pieces (3) for Chamber Organ, Book 1: no 3, Choral Song and Fugue by Samuel Sebastian Wesley
Performer:  James Vivian (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1843; England 
5.
Preludes on Welsh Hymn Tunes (3) for Organ: no 2, Rhosymedre by Ralph Vaughan Williams
Performer:  Joseph Nolan (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1920; England 
6.
Preludes and Fugues (3) for Organ, Op. 7: no 1 in B major by Marcel Dupré
Performer:  Robert Quinney (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1912; France 
7.
Livre du Saint Sacrement: no 8, Institution de l'Eucharistie by Olivier Messiaen
Performer:  David Goode (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
8.
Paraphrases gregoriennes (3), Op. 5: no 3, Hymne d'actions de grâce "Te Deum" by Jean Langlais
Performer:  Naji Hakim (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933-1934; France 
9.
Poeme and Toccata Beorma: Poeme by Sir George Thalben-Ball
Performer:  Joseph Nolan (Organ)
10.
Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36 "Enigma": Variation 9, Nimrod by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer:  Robert Quinney (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898-1899; England 
11.
Suite des Danses: Minuet-Waltz by Alexander Mason
Performer:  Alexander Mason (Organ)
12.
Toccata for Organ in G minor by Johann Pachelbel
Performer:  Michael Matthes (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
13.
Toccata for Organ by Théodore Dubois
Performer:  Joseph Nolan (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
14.
Symphony for Organ no 5 in F minor, Op. 42 no 1: 4th movement, Adagio by Charles-Marie Widor
Performer:  Joseph Nolan (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1880; Paris, France 
15.
Suite Gothique, Op. 25: 4th movement, Toccata in C minor by Léon Boëllmann
Performer:  Joseph Nolan (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1895; France 
16.
Symphony for Organ no 1 in D minor, Op. 14: 6th movement, Final by Louis Vierne
Performer:  Jeremy Filsell (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898-1899; France 

Customer Reviews

Average Customer Review:  1 Customer Review )
 An Organ Selection November 23, 2012 By James Lowe (Owen Sound, ON) See All My Reviews "This compillation of organ music is played on a very good selection of instruments. However the pieces chosen are a surprise - since they do not give the instruments a chance to shine . I enjoyed listening to two surprise ones from Buckingham Palace and Eaton College Chapel. I have not heard either before and loved the sound , especially the Palace one. Both very nice indeed. Not a brilliant compilation , but all have been well recorded - so overall a good buy and gives a sampling of great Instruments played by notable organists ." Report Abuse
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