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Blarr: Works for Organ (2007-2017) / Schmeding


Release Date: 01/05/2018 
Label:  Cybele Records   Catalog #: Cybele SACD 061701  
Composer:  Oskar Gottlieb Blarr
Performer:  Martin Schmeding
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

When in the 1960s a new organ was planned for the neighbouring church, the Nean­derkirche in the old town of Düsseldorf, the initially-intended neo-baroque concept was soon abandoned. Gerhard Schwarz, the central personality of church music in Düsseldorf, saw the danger of uniformity and sought to design an entirely-new organ concept to extend and expand the organ landscape. In Oskar Gottlieb Blarr, then the cantor and organist of the Neanderkirche, he found an ideal partner. The “Wunderkind” of Düsseldorf’s organ scene was built right up to its inauguration on 27 June 1965. This unique organ quickly became a magnet for audiences and performers! On this exceptional organ, Martin Schmeding, the exceptional organist and the Read more ECHO Klassik Music Prize winner, who was the successor of Oskar Gottlieb Blarr as the cantor of the Neanderkirche, has recorded the latest works by Blarr, created be­tween 2007 and 2017 – produced on Super Audio CD in Stereo, Surround and 3D-Binaural-Stereo. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Tänze (4) for Organ by Oskar Gottlieb Blarr
Performer:  Martin Schmeding (Organ)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: Germany 
2.
Albumblätter (3) for Organ by Oskar Gottlieb Blarr
Performer:  Martin Schmeding (Organ)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: Germany 
3.
Intonationen (5) for Organ by Oskar Gottlieb Blarr
Performer:  Martin Schmeding (Organ)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: Germany 
4.
Der Bach-Pokal by Oskar Gottlieb Blarr
Performer:  Martin Schmeding (Organ)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: Germany 

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