Episode #1212

Bach-O-Rama

« previous episode | next episode »

Sunday, March 25, 2012

With vibrant performances and exquisite instrumental sonorities, this week's Pipedreams delights in the work of history’s foremost composer for the pipe organ.

Program details:

J.S. BACH: Toccata, Adagio and Fugue in C, BWV 564.
Toccata –Hector Olivera (2003 Ruffatti/Immaculate Conception Cathedral, Kansas City, MO) MPI 118.
Adagio –Jan Ernst (1871 Ladegast/Schweriner Dom, Schwerin, Germany) Domkantorei Schwerin 1977.
Fugue –Christoph Schoener (2002 Steinmeyer/Michelkirche, Hamburg, Germany) Organ 7240.

BACH: Fantasie in d, BWV 1001 –Martin Schmeding (1732 Silbermann/Evangelical Church, Crostau, Germany) ARS Production 38021.

BACH: Fugue in d, BWV 539/2 –Christian Skobowsky (1735 G. Silbermann/Petrikirche, Freiberg, Germany) Auris Subtilis 5032-2000.

BACH: Chorale, Sei Lob und Preis, from Cantata Number 51 –Frans Berglund, trumpet; Thilo Muster (1985 Ahrend/Jesuit Church, Porrentruy, Switzerland) Organ 7239.

BACH: Chorale-prelude, O Mensch, bewein dein Sünde gross, BWV 623 –Pierre Bardon (1775 Isnard/Basilique Sainte-Marie-Madeleine, Sainte-Maximin la Sainte-Baume, France) Syriux 141436.

NAJI HAKIM: Bach’orama –Peter van de Velde (1891 Schyven/Cathedral of Our Lady, Antwerp, Belgium) Aeolus AE10661.

The WQXR e-newsletter. Show highlights, links to music news, on-demand concerts, events from The Greene Space and more.

Leave a Comment

Register for your own account so you can vote on comments, save your favorites, and more. Learn more.
Please stay on topic, be civil, and be brief.
Email addresses are never displayed, but they are required to confirm your comments. Names are displayed with all comments. We reserve the right to edit any comments posted on this site. Please read the Comment Guidelines before posting. By leaving a comment, you agree to New York Public Radio's Privacy Policy and Terms Of Use.