Pipedreams presents a collection of Canadian composers, competition winners, and pipe organs in celebration of Canada Day (July 1).
J.S. BACH: Prelude & Fugue in e, BWV 548.
Prelude –Marie-Hélene Greffard.
Fugue –Mark Edwards.
CÉSAR FRANCK: Priere –Mark Edwards.
MARCEL DUPRÉ: Variations sur un Noël, Op. 20. J.S. BACH: Chorale-prelude, Allein Gott in der Höh' sei Ehr, BWV 676 –Marie-Helene Greffard.
RAYMOND DAVELUY: Epilogue on Nun Danket and Ballerma –Mark Edwards.
Greffard [1st Prize] and Edwards [2nd & Daveluy Prize] were the two top award-winners in the 2011 Concours d'orgue de Québec, and performed on the 1960 Phelps-Casavant organ at the Church of Holy Canadian Martyrs in Quebec City. These performances were recorded June 16, 2011, by Radio Canada.