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French Flavours / Paul Carr

Dupre / Ravel / Briggs / Carr
Release Date: 12/11/2012 
Label:  Regent   Catalog #: 384   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Naji HakimGerald HendrieMarcel DupréHenry Purcell,   ... 
Performer:  Paul Carr
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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The first solo recording of the magnificent Walker organ in St Chad’s Cathedral, played by Birmingham-based organist, Paul Carr, in his début recording. A brilliantly-colourful programme of French and French-inspired works, chosen to match the distinctively-Gallic character of the St Chad’s organ. The first solo recording of the magnificent Walker organ in St Chad’s Cathedral, played by Birmingham-based organist, Paul Carr, in his début recording. A brilliantly-colourful programme of French and French-inspired works, chosen to match the distinctively-Gallic character of the St Chad’s organ. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Overture Libanaise by Naji Hakim
Performer:  Paul Carr (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2001; France 
2. Le tombeau de Marcel Dupré: Toccata and Fugue in F sharp minor by Gerald Hendrie
Performer:  Paul Carr (Organ)
3. Esquisses (2), Op. 41 by Marcel Dupré
Performer:  Paul Carr (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1945; France 
4. Trumpet Tune by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Paul Carr (Organ)
Period: Baroque 
Written: England 
5. Love for Three Oranges Suite, Op. 33a: March by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Paul Carr (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1919/1924; USA 
6. Daphnis et Chloé Suite no 2 by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Paul Carr (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1913; France 
7. Variations on "Greensleeves" by David Briggs
Performer:  Paul Carr (Organ)
8. La damnation de Faust, Op. 24: Rákóczy March by Hector Berlioz
Performer:  Paul Carr (Organ)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845-1846; France 
9. Pieces (12) for Organ: no 7, Scherzo by Gaston Gilbert Litaize
Performer:  Paul Carr (Organ)
Period: 20th Century 
10. Promenades en Provence: Nuages ensoleillés sur le Cap Nègre by Eugène Reuchsel
Performer:  Paul Carr (Organ)

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