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American Fantasia / Robinson


Release Date: 02/16/2018 
Label:  Gothic Records   Catalog #: 49315  
Composer:  Aaron David MillerCalvin HamptonJeffrey BrillhartJeanne Demessieux,   ... 
Performer:  Daryl Robinson
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The iconic Walt Disney Concert Hall organ's rich textures, dramatic tempi, and colorful registrations are fully engaged by organist Daryl Robinson performing new music by George Baker, David Briggs, Aaron David Miller and Jason Roberts plus composers of historic stature including Dupré, Sowerby, and Demiessieux. Daryl Robinson has earned critical acclaim as a solo and collaborative artist, described by London-based Choir and Organ Magazine as a performer with “…a driving muscular poetry underpinned by nimble technique and nuanced sense of style…” Winner of both First Prize and Audience Prize in the 2012 American Guild of Organists National Competition in Organ Performance, Mr. Robinson maintains an active career as a teacher, Read more collaborative artist, church musician, and recitalist under the auspices of Karen McFarlane Artists, Inc. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Fantasia on a Theme of Gustav Holst by Aaron David Miller
Performer:  Daryl Robinson (Organ)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: United States 
2.
Suite for Organ No. 2: Lullaby by Calvin Hampton
Performer:  Daryl Robinson (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: United States 
3.
Philadelphia Flourish by Jeffrey Brillhart
Performer:  Daryl Robinson (Organ)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: United States 
4.
Chorale Preludes (12) for Organ on Gregorian Themes, Op. 8: no 3, Attende Domine by Jeanne Demessieux
Performer:  Daryl Robinson (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954; France 
5.
Comes Autumn Time by Leo Sowerby
Performer:  Daryl Robinson (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917; USA 
6.
Variations on Nicaea by David Briggs
Performer:  Daryl Robinson (Organ)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: England 
7.
Air by Gerre Hancock
Performer:  Daryl Robinson (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
8.
Homage à Messiaen by McNeil Robinson
Performer:  Daryl Robinson (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1981; USA 
9.
Scherzos (2) for Organ by Jason Roberts
Performer:  Daryl Robinson (Organ)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: United States 
10.
Variations on a Noël for Organ, Op. 20 by Marcel Dupré
Performer:  Daryl Robinson (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; France 
11.
Rumba for Organ by George C. Baker
Performer:  Daryl Robinson (Organ)
Period: Contemporary 
Written: United States 

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