From Colleges, Castles and Cathedrals

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Sunday, May 25, 2014

The splendid sounds of organs in the British Isles resonate with pleasurable grandeur this week on Pipedreams.

Program details:

FRANCIS JACKSON: Fanfare, Opus 18 –Colin Walsh (1898 Henry Willis/Lincoln Cathedral, England, UK) Priory DVD-4.

MALCOLM BOYLE: Anthem, Thou, o God, art praised in Sion –Eton College Choir, Ralph Allwood, conductor; David Goode (1902 Hill/Eton College Chapel, Eton, England, UK) Signum 115.

JOHN STANLEY: Voluntary in D, Opus 6, number 6 –Margaret Phillips (1743 Griffin/St. Helen, Bishopsgate, London, Englan, UK) Regent 190.

GEOFFREY BUSH: Trumpet March –Christopher Dearnley (1872 Henry Willis; 1992 Mander/Cathedral of St. Paul, London, England, UK) Priory PRCD5037.

HERBERT HOWELLS: Allegro scherzando, from 6 Short Pieces; Anthem, I love all beauteous things; Allegro impetuoso, from 6 Short Pieces –Dublin’s Christ Church Cathedral Choir, Judy Martin, conductor; Tristan Russcher (1887 Gran & Davidson/St. Bartholomew Church, Dublin, Ireland) Signum 151.

HAROLD DARKE: Chorale Prelude on a Theme of Tallis, Opus 20, number 3 –Peter Dyke (1933 Henry Willis & Sons; 2004 Harrison/Hereford Cathedral, England, UK) Priory PRCD1029.

DAVID HALLS: Jubilate –Girls Choristers & Lay Clerks of Salisbury Cathedral, David Halls, conductor; Daniel Cook (1876 Henry Willis/Salisbury Cathedral, England, UK) Priory PRCD1033.

GARTH EDMUNDSON: Toccata, Vom Himmel hoch –Ian Tracey (1926 Henry Willis & Sons/Anglican Cathedral, Liverpool, England, UK) Priory DVD-1.

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