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Liszt’s Les Préludes in New Recording

Liszt’s Les Préludes in New Recording Those of you who follow my transcriptions of major works may remember that I have restored two versions of Liszt’s popular orchestral tone poem. One is by the blind violinist and organist, Edwin Grasse, … Continue reading

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Wood’s Scenes In Northumberland in New Recording

Wood’s Scenes In Northumberland in New Recording David E Lamb has played the entire suite of four pieces, which isn’t very long, but he presents the feel and presence of Northumbria/Northumberland for all to enjoy. I highly recommend listening to … Continue reading

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Norwegian Villagers, WWI Memory, Biltmore’s Organist, & Callaerts Sonata 1

Can you believe it’s August already? For this month’s selections, I have tried to offer a lot of variety. For those who want a challenge, I chose a sonata by a great Belgian organist. For those who want to remember … Continue reading

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Howard Savage Recording to Share

Howard Savage Recording to Share If you love romantic music, if you (like me) enjoy “decadent” organ music that sends the hard-core Neo-Baroquists into fits, if you love musical organ performances that include chimes … then you must hear Steve … Continue reading

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Another Gatty Sellars Recording to Share

Another Gatty Sellars Recording to Share I am pleased to share a wonderful recording of “Overture Fantastique” by Gatty Sellars. It was played by David E Lamb on his outstanding Hauptwerk installation using the Hereford Cathedral Willis samples. The poster … Continue reading

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Recording of Ellsasser’s “Toward Evening” Added

Recording of Ellsasser’s “Toward Evening” Added Those who read the blog and my announcements know that I have completed restoration of all three of “Compositions for Organ” by Richard Ellsasser. I am pleased to share a recording of Number Two, … Continue reading

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New Party Recordings

New Party Recordings I would like to announce three new recordings by John Apple of three of my restorations that previously had no recordings. He played them in the background of our New Year’s Party at Charlie Clayton’s house on … Continue reading

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Listening to the Ballet Egyptien Played on the Organ

Listening to the Ballet Egyptien Played on the Organ I posted on January 1 the page with the restoration of Fred Feibel’s arrangement of Luigini’s classic suite, Ballet Egyptien. I could not find a recording of Feibel’s arrangement, so I … Continue reading

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A Late November Air (American)

A Late November Air (American) As many of us continue to prepare for Advent and Christmas, here’s a little break for us. Just relax, and let Christopher Marks play the Variations on Stephen Foster’s famous “American Air.” It’s from 2014, … Continue reading

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All Hollow’s Eve on a IV/77 Schantz

All Hollow’s Eve on a IV/77 Schantz I am pleased to share Jim Roman’s performance of Robert Leech Bedell’s “All Hollow’s Eve” on the Grace Presbyterian Schantz. It’s a lot of fun and Jim does an outstanding of communicating the … Continue reading

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