Archive for August 2014

This week we explore the works of Johann Pachelbel. Listen to it here:

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This week we go with Brent Johnson to the Community of Christ Auditorium in Independence, Missouri to hear Dr. David Pickering discuss his new book The Auditorium Organ. Listen to it here:


Links for this episode:

  • The Auditorium Organ by Dr. David Pickering
  • Specification of the Auditorium Organ
  • The Auditorium
  • Dome and Spire Fine Arts Series
  • Dr. David Pickering
  • Music heard in this episode:

  • Daniel Gawthrop
    O Jerusalem – Finale
    Dr. David Pickering
    Recorded on the Auditorium Organ, August 18, 2014
  • This week we continue our summer organ tour with a stop in Ireland and Northern Ireland. Listen to it here:


    Music heard in this episode:

    • Charles Villiers Stanford
      Organ Sonata No. 4, op. 153 “Sonata Celtica” III. St. Patrick’s Breatsplate Buy MP3
    • Charles Herbert Kitson
      Communion on an Irish Air – Buy MP3
    • John Dexter
      1902 IV/72 Willis/Harrison and Harrison, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Dublin, Ireland

    • Charles Wood
      Prelude, No. 1, Op 16 (Prelude On St Mary’s) – Buy MP3
    • Charles Villiers Stanford
      Postlude In G Major From Op 101 – Buy MP3
      Francis Jackson
    • Organ Music From The Island Of Ireland – Guild GMCD 7122

    • Jacques Lemmens
      Fanfare (allegro non troppo) in D major MP3 Link
      Michael McCracken
      1914 III/31 Harrison and Harrison/Clutton, Down Cathedral, Downpatrick, Northern Ireland
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    This week our around-the-world trip goes to the Philippines, home of The Bamboo Organ. Listen to it here:


    Music heard in this episode:

    From the album Historical Organs of the Philippines, Vol. 4: Las Piñas (Bamboo Organ) VDE-GALLO
    Performed by Guy Bovet
    in St. Joseph Parish Church in Las Piñas City, Philippines.

    • Antonio Soler
      Sonata No 62 in B-Flat Major Allegro Spiritoso
    • Juan Cabanilles
      Tiento al Vuelo, Sexto Tono
    • Wolfgang Oehms
      8 Pieces of Filipino Folk Tunes, Written for the Bamboo Organ (parts 1 & 2)
    • Guy Bovet
      Variations On Purihin Ang Panginoon (Praise the Lord)

    This week our around-the-world trip stops in England and we have an interview with English organist Adrian Earnshaw. Listen to it here:

    Music heard in this episode: