March 20, 2021

Episode 175 – Mario Salvador at the St. Louis Cathedral

This scratchy record episode brings us an album from 1954 with Mario Salvador at the organ of the St. Louis Cathedral.

Album: Mario Salvador at the console of the Saint Louis Cathedral’s Kilgen Organ
Artist: Mario Salvador
Charles Gounod – Pontificat March
Edmond Lemaigre – Capriccio
Henry Purcell – Trumpet Tune
Johann Sebastian Bach – Toccata in D minor “Dorian” (BWV 538)
Ethelbert Nevin – The Rosary
Eugène Gigout – Grand Choeur and Dialogue
Camil van Hulse – March from Saint Louis King of France, a Symphonic Poem in Seven Tableaux, op. 66
Organ: 1949 IV/72 Kilgen, St. Louis Cathedral (now Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis)
Specification of the organ

The St. Louis Cathedral at the time of the recording.
The St. Louis Cathedral.

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