Nordic Journey, Vol. 5: Many Landscapes / Hicks

Release Date: 12/8/2015
Label: Pro Organo
Catalog Number: PO7271
Number of Discs: 2

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Notes and Editorial Reviews
James D. Hicks continues his exploration of organ literature by Nordic composers with a 25-track recording made upon the Tostareds pipe organ of Kalmar Cathedral, Kalmar Sweden. James D. Hicks lives and works in Bernardsville, New Jersey, and holds derees in music from the Peabody Institute of Music, Yale University, and the University of Cincinnati. Other studies include instruction at the Royal School of Church Music in England. He is an associate of the American Guild of Organists. Hicks held liturgical positions throughout the eastern United States, and in 2011 retired after 26 years of service at The Presbyterian Church in Morristown, New Jersey. He has recorded seven collections of music on the Pro Organo label.
Works on This Recording
1. Konsertfantasi, for organ by Oskar Lindberg
Performer: James D. [Organ] Hicks (Organ)
Period: Modern
Written: 1914 ;
2. Cantilena e Vivo: Vivo by Erland von Koch
Performer: James D. [Organ] Hicks (Organ)
Period: Modern
Written: 1978-1979 ;
3. Intermezzo, version for organ by Pauli í Sandagerdi
Performer: James D. [Organ] Hicks (Organ)
Period: Contemporary
Written: 2014 ;
4. O Mistress Mine: Shall I compare thee by Nils Lindberg
Performer: James D. [Organ] Hicks (Organ)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1985 ; Sweden
5. Organ Sonata by Fredrik Sixten
Performer: James D. [Organ] Hicks (Organ)
Period: Contemporary
Written: 2006 ;
6. Passacaglia & Fuga for organ by Ake Malmfors
Performer: James D. [Organ] Hicks (Organ)
Written: 1948 ;
7. Chorale Preludes, Opus 16: Nr. 1 Sá Lgósi Dagur Lidinn Er by Jón Leifs
Performer: James D. [Organ] Hicks (Organ)
Period: Modern
8. Tango on Hymn 303 ("There is one way to heaven"), for organ by Fredrik Sixten
Performer: James D. [Organ] Hicks (Organ)
Period: Contemporary
9. Elegisk Præludium for organ by Dan Kar Nielsen
Performer: James D. [Organ] Hicks (Organ)
Period: Contemporary
10. Orgelsymfoni No. 5 ("Sinfonia Grande"), Op. 171 by Kjell Mork Karlsen
Performer: James D. [Organ] Hicks (Organ)
Period: Contemporary
Written: 2013 ;
11. Nordic Fanfare, for organ by Fredrik Sixten
Performer: James D. [Organ] Hicks (Organ)
Period: Contemporary
Written: 01/2015 ;
12. Dalabilder (Dalecarlian Pictures), for organ by Nils Lindberg
Performer: James D. [Organ] Hicks (Organ)
Period: Contemporary
Written: 2015 ;
13. Variations (7) on "Oss Kristina Bör Tro Och Besinna", for organ by Carl Bengtsson
Performer: James D. [Organ] Hicks (Organ)
Period: Modern
Written: 1929 ;
14. Toccata XIII, for organ by Thomas Åberg
Performer: James D. [Organ] Hicks (Organ)
Period: Contemporary
Written: 2013 ;
15. Chaconne in the Dorian mode, for organ by Pall Isolfsson
Performer: James D. [Organ] Hicks (Organ)
Period: Modern
Written: circa 1940 ;
16. Gaudete!, for organ by Bo Gronbech
Performer: James D. [Organ] Hicks (Organ)
Period: Contemporary
17. Summer Fantasy, for organ by Sven-Ingvart Mikkelsen
Performer: James D. [Organ] Hicks (Organ)
Period: Contemporary
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