The Aeolian-Skinner Legacy, Volume 5

The Aeolian-Skinner Legacy, Vol. 5
The Aeolian-Skinner Legacy, Vol. 5
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The Aeolian-Skinner Legacy, Vol. 5
The Aeolian-Skinner Legacy, Volume 5: Lorenz Maycher plays Aeolian-Skinner Opus 1498 – 1968 First-Trinity Presbyterian Church,Laurel, Mississippi Including two tracks recorded by A.G. Bowen in 1973

The Aeolian-Skinner organ at First-Trinity Presbyterian Church, Laurel, Mississippi is a masterpiece of design and tone, and was the final Aeolian-Skinner installation of legendary collaborators J. C. Williams and Roy Perry. Opus 1498 contains all their trademarks, including an abundance of string tone, fiery reeds and mixtures, clean, colorful flues, and unlimited expression. Its versatility, as demonstrated by the wide variety of musical styles heard on the present recording, is a lasting testament to the genius and artistry of these men who conceived its design and carried out its tonal finishing.

Complete play list:

Tournemire – Improvisation sur le Te Deum Davies, arr. Roy Perry – A Solemn Melody Recorded by A. G. Bowen in 1973 Coke-Jephcott – Improvisation on an Irish Air Bach – Prelude in C Major, BWV 547 Bach, arr. Roy Perry – Adagio Cantabile Handel – Concerto in F Major, Op. 4, #5 Dubois – Cantilène Religieuse Dickinson – Andante Serioso McAmis – Dreams Callahan – The Kilgore Suite (Prelude on "Jewels," Meditation on "Bradbury," Variations on "Holy Manna") Sowerby – Prelude on “Non Nobis, Domine” Recorded by Lorenz Maycher, October 17, 2007 Total playing time: 73:18