Pipedreams presents this week, music of contrast and contradiction featuring a progression of mood and spirit leading to revelation.
MYRON ROBERTS: Prelude and Trumpetings –James Bobb(2011 Holtkamp/Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church, Apple Valley, MN) Pipedreams Archive (r. 5/10/13).
J. S. BACH: Fantasy and Fugue in c, BWV 537 –Virgil Fox(Aeolian-Skinner/Riverside Church, New York City) Organ Arts 4.
CYRIL JENKINS: Dawn –John Balka (1971 Ruffatti/St. Mary’s Cathedral, San Francisco, CA) Reference 98.
MAURICE RAVEL (trans. Idenstam): Daybreak, fr Daphnis et Chloé; –Gunnar Idenstam (1812 Stahlhuth-2002 Jann/St. Martin’s Church, Dudelange, Luxembourg) BIS 2049.
THÉDORE DUBOIS: Verset de procession –Ursina Caflish (1872 Kuhn/Neumünster, Zurich, Switzerland) Guild 7340.
CESAR FRANCK: Cantabile & Piece heroique –Susan Landale(1862 Cavaillé-Coll/Church of St. Sulpice, Paris, France) Calliope 9941/2.