Revered teacher, organ virtuoso, master of counterpoint, devotee of the chorale, enthusiast for the Italian forms, pathfinder and worthy predecessor of Bach: such was Pachelbel. Matthew Owens presents a selection of his works on the UK's only Ahrend organ, an instrument of exceptional refinement; the voicing direct and clear yet full of subtleties; a completely satisfying union of instrument, repertoire and performer.
'a very assured performer of this repertoire, with a thoughtful approach to touch, articulation, registration and interpretation’
– Early Music Review, June 2007
‘'Owen’s dynamically articulated performances and sensibility of phrasing continually open the ears to the inventiveness ofRead more Pachelbel’s Italian-inspired music’
– The Scotsman, June 22, 2007 Read less