WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

Peter Hurford - Organ Favorites


Release Date: 01/29/2008 
Label:  London/Decca Jubilee Catalog #: 425013   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Tomaso AlbinoniJohann Sebastian BachHenry Walford DaviesCésar Franck,   ... 
Performer:  Peter Hurford
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Low Stock: Currently 3 or fewer in stock. Usually ships in 24 hours, unless stock becomes depleted.  

This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1.
Adagio for Organ and Strings in G minor by Tomaso Albinoni
Performer:  Peter Hurford (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Venue:  Opera House, Sydney, Australia 
Notes: This work was reconstructed by Remo Giazotto in 1945 from a fragment by Albinoni. 
2.
Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147: Jesu bleibet meine Freude "Jesu, joy of man's desiring" by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Peter Hurford (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1723; Leipzig, Germany 
Venue:  Opera House, Sydney, Australia 
3.
Solemn Melody by Henry Walford Davies
Performer:  Peter Hurford (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1908; England 
Venue:  Opera House, Sydney, Australia 
4.
Chorales (3) for Organ: no 2 in B minor, M 39 by César Franck
Performer:  Peter Hurford (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; France 
Venue:  Opera House, Sydney, Australia 
5.
Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Wedding March by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Peter Hurford (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Germany 
Venue:  Opera House, Sydney, Australia 
6.
Carillon for Organ by Herbert Murrill
Performer:  Peter Hurford (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Venue:  Opera House, Sydney, Australia 
7.
King Arthur, or The British Worthy, Z 628: Trumpet Tune by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Peter Hurford (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1691; England 
Venue:  Opera House, Sydney, Australia 
8.
Symphony for Organ no 5 in F minor, Op. 42 no 1: 1st movement, Allegro vivace by Charles-Marie Widor
Performer:  Peter Hurford (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1880; Paris, France 
Venue:  Opera House, Sydney, Australia 
9.
Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Peter Hurford (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1708; Germany 
Venue:  Opera House, Sydney, Australia 

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this title
Review This Title