Cathedral Centenary Celebration
Sunday, June 07, 2015
Pipedreams this week features concert performances from the renovated organs at the Cathedral of Saint Paul in Minnesota’s capital city.
CHARLES-MARIE WIDOR: Allegro vivace (Variations), fr Organ Symphony No. 5 in F, Op. 42, no. 1 –Olivier Latry (r. 10/24/13).
THOMAS TALLIS: Ecce tempu idoneum (verses). WILLIAM WALTON (trans. McKie): Orb & Sceptre March –Choir of St. Paul’s Cathedral, London/Andrew Carwood, director; Simon Johnson (r. 4/28/15).
EMILY MAXON PORTER: 3 Hymn Preludes (Lobe den Herren; Schönster Herr Jesu; St. Denio), fr Celebrations of Praise –Marilyn Biery (r. 7/25/03).
LOUIS VIERNE: Adagio (iv.), fr Organ Symphony No. 3, Op. 28 –Janette Fishell (r. 9/25/14).
STEPHEN PAULUS: Cathedral Fanfare for Two Organs –Jean-Baptiste Robin & Samuel Holmberg (r. 10/30/14).