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Bossi: Composizioni per organo / Ruggeri


Release Date: 03/17/2017 
Label:  Mvc   Catalog #: 9028  
Composer:  Marco Enrico Bossi
Performer:  Marco Ruggeri
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Italian organist and composer Marco Enrico Bossi (1861-1925) was born into a family of musicians. His father was organist at Salo Cathedral. He studied at the Liceo Musicale in Bologna and the Milan Conservatory before becoming director of music and organist at Como Cathedral. Later, he became the professor of organ and harmony at Naples Conservatory. He wrote more than 150 works for various genres, most of which remain largely unknown, except for his organ works. Organist Marco Ruggeri performs the works on the present release on an illustrious Lingiardi organ which resides in the Reggio Emilia province. Italian organist and composer Marco Enrico Bossi (1861-1925) was born into a family of musicians. His father was organist at Salo Cathedral. He studied at the Liceo Musicale in Bologna and the Milan Conservatory before becoming director of music and organist at Como Cathedral. Later, he became the professor of organ and harmony at Naples Conservatory. He wrote more than 150 works for various genres, most of which remain largely unknown, except for his organ works. Organist Marco Ruggeri performs the works on the present release on an illustrious Lingiardi organ which resides in the Reggio Emilia province. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Pieces (5) for Organ, Op. 132: no 5, Hora gaudiosa by Marco Enrico Bossi
Performer:  Marco Ruggeri (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
2.
Ave Maria, Op. 104 no 2 by Marco Enrico Bossi
Performer:  Marco Ruggeri (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
3.
Res severa magnum gaudium, for organ, Op. 54 by Marco Enrico Bossi
Performer:  Marco Ruggeri (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; Italy 
4.
Scherzo for Organ in G minor, Op. 49 no 2 by Marco Enrico Bossi
Performer:  Marco Ruggeri (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
5.
Pieces (5) for Organ, Op. 132: no 3, Rustic Scenes by Marco Enrico Bossi
Performer:  Marco Ruggeri (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
6.
Toccata for Organ, Op. 118 no 5 by Marco Enrico Bossi
Performer:  Marco Ruggeri (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
7.
Chant du soir, Op. 92 no 1 by Marco Enrico Bossi
Performer:  Marco Ruggeri (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
8.
Morceaux caractéristiques (2) for Organ: No. 2, "Marcia dei Bardi" by Marco Enrico Bossi
Performer:  Marco Ruggeri (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 

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