Archive for July 2014

Today we visit the historic Nadaros Cathedral in Trondheim, Norway and hear the music of Dieterich Buxtehude. Listen to it here:

Music heard in this episode:
Composer: Dieterich Buxtehude
Artist: Christopher Herrick

Album: Buxtehude: The Complete Organ Works, Vol. 2 – Hyperion CDA67809
Organ: Wagner Organ, Nidaros Cathedral, Trondheim, Norway

This week’s show continues our trip around the world with a stop in the Cathedral of Satiago de Compostela. Listen to it here:

    Music heard in this episode:
  • Organist Manuel Cela
    Johann Sebastian Bach
    O Mensch, bewein dein sünde groß (BWV 622)
  • Alexandre Boëly
    Fughetta sobre el Kyrie de Angelis
  • Jan Zwart
    Hymne Psalm 75
  • Johann Sebastian Bach
    Vor deinen Thron tret ich hiermit (BWV 668)
  • Organist Aart Bergwerff
    Dick LeMair
    Santiago de Compostela – MP3 Download
    Impressions of a Pilgrimage
  • Jean-François Dandrieu
    Mussette et grand jeu sobre O Filii

This week we start our summer organ tour around the world, and it starts in Christchurch, New Zealand, home of the “Cardboard” Cathedral. We feature some unique sounds from the Cathedral’s new 4-manual Rodgers Infinity 484MV Digital organ project tracking software. Listen to it here:

    Music heard in this episode:
    All works are from the album Cardboard Cathedral Organ Capers
    performed by Martin Setchell
  • Johann Sebastian Bach
    Largo from Concerto no. 5 (BWV 1056)
  • Antonin Dvorak
    Largo from the New World Symphony
  • Martin Setchell
    Wedding March Extraodrinaire
  • Robert Schumann
    Canon in B minor, op. 56 no. 5

This week we’re celebrating the 238th birthday of the USA with a show of patriotic music from Atlanta and Boston. Listen to it here: