Pipedreams this week features prize–winning young organists who explore intriguing repertoire beyond the same–old–same–old.
GASTON LITAIZE: Epiphany. AUGUSTIN BARIÉ: Elegy –Joseph Ripka (2005 Glatter–Götz–Rosales/Augustana Lutheran Church, West Saint Paul, Minn.) Pipedreams Archive (r. 11/20/11).
GASTON LITAIZE: Scherzo, fr Douze Pieces –Jacob Street, organist. LITAIZE: Prelude et danse fuguée –Daniel O’Connor (2009 Schlueter/New York Avenue Presbyterian Church, Washington, D.C.) Pipedreams Archive (r. 7/4/10).
ELSA BARRAINE: Prelude & Fugue No. 1 in g –Dongho Lee (2010 Fisk/Auer Hall, Indiana University, Bloomington, Ind.) Pro Organo 7245.
DAVID YAZBEK: Dirt Rotten Scoundrels Overture. RANDY NEWMAN: When she loved me. BRUCE HEALEY: Fantasmic –Nathan Avakian (1928 Kimball/Cleveland High School Auditorium, Portland, Ore.) Avakian Creative Works 709.
CALVIN HAMPTON: In Paradisium. EMMA LOU DIEMER: I danced in the morning –Marshall Cuffe(1998 Dobson/St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Minneapolis) Pipedreams Archive (r. 6/22/08).