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Sonatas & Variations / Bell

Release Date: 08/04/2017 
Label:  Centaur Records   Catalog #: 3559  
Composer:  Joseph JongenJohannes BrahmsJulius Reubke
Performer:  Joby Bell
Number of Discs: 1 
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Joby Bell brings to his performances a contagious affability and a keen sensitivity toward increasing an audience's appreciation for organ music. His recital programming demonstrates a varied and interesting repertoire, always enhanced by illuminating program notes designed to emrace all audiences. Bell is featured on several recordings. Born in 1968, Joby Bell attended high school at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, where he studied piano with Marian Hahn and Robert MacDonald. He earned the Bachelor of Music degree in organ and piano from Appalachian State University and the Master of Music and Doctor of musical Arts degrees in organ from Rice University. On this release Bell plays Joseph Jongen's ''Sonata Eroica, Op. Read more 94'', Brahms's ''Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Handel, Op. 24'' and Julius Reubke's ''Sonata on the Ninety-Fourth Psalm''. Read less

Works on This Recording

Sonata heroďca, Op. 94 by Joseph Jongen
Performer:  Joby Bell (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; Belgium 
Variations and Fugue for Piano in B flat major on a theme by Handel, Op. 24 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Joby Bell (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861; Germany 
Sonata for Organ in C minor "94th Psalm" by Julius Reubke
Performer:  Joby Bell (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857; Germany 

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