Episode #1128

Seeing is Believing

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Sunday, July 17, 2011

Though organists often are invisible when they play, some recent DVD productions showcase both the performance and the performer.

Program Details

DIETERICH BUXTEHUDE: Praeludium in g, BuxWV 163 –Gustav Leonhardt (1655 Schonat/Nieuwe Kerk, Amsterdam, The Netherlands) Sony Classical SK 86973

FRANZ TUNDER: Praeludium in g –Sietze de Vries (1695 Schnitger/Noordwolde Village Church, The Netherlands) JSB Records 2010

PIET RIPPEN: Groningen Historical Suite –Euwe & Sybolt De Jong (1854 Smits/St. Mary Church, Aarle-Rixtel, The Netherlands) STPOP 2007/1

LOUIS VIERNE: Naiades, from Pieces de Fantasie, Op. 55, no. 4 –Dame Gillian Weir (1976 Grönlunds/Hedvig Eleonora Church, Stockholm, Sweden) Priory PRCD7001

LOUIS VIERNE: Fantomes, from Pieces de Fantasie, Op. 54, no. 4 –Olivier Latry (1954 Aeolian-Skinner; 2008 Quimby/Cathedral of Saint John the Divine, New York, NY) Pro Organo CD 7250

CAMILLE SAINT-SAENS: Fantasie in E-flat –Daniel Roth (1862 Cavaillé-Coll/L’Église Saint-Sulpice, Paris, France) Organ Promotion 6002

CAMILLE-SAINT-SAENS: The Swan, from Carnival of Animals. ERIC COATES: Dambusters March –Colin Walsh (1898 Henry Willis/Lincoln Cathedral, England, UK) Priory DVD-4

KENNETH LEIGHTON: Paean –Stephen Cleobury (1968 Harrison & Harrison/King’s College Chapel, Cambridge, England) Priory DVD 3

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