AMERICAN WORKS

FOR ORGAN AND ORCHESTRA

David Schrader, Organ


Grant Park Symphony Orchestra / Carlos Kalmar, conductor

The first recording of the Casavant Frères organ in Chicago's Orchestra Hall.

"Brilliant performances ... exceptionally fine organ playing" (ClassicsToday.com)

" ... rich palette of sounds and  deft rhythmic interplay ...Schrader's 17th recording for the Chicago-based indie label may be his best yet.  Go for it"  John von Rhein, The Chicago Tribune, July 14, 2002

"From the opening festive outbursts of Barber's piece, Schrader is a dashing, effusive performer, brimming with technique and capable of electrifying energy."  Charles Ward, Houston Chronicle - Read the entire review.


 
[1] Toccata Festiva for Organ & Orchestra, Op. 36 (1960) , Samuel Barber (1910-1981) (14:48)

                     Prelude & Allegro for Organ & Strings (1943), Walter Piston (1894-1976)

[2] Prelude (5:15)
[3] Allegro (4:48)
[4] Concertpiece for Organ & Orchestra, H.307 (1951), Leo Sowerby (1895-1968) (18:17)

                  Snow Walker for Organ & Orchestra (1990), Michael Colgrass (b. 1932)

[5] I. Polar Landscape (5:21)
[6] II. Throat-singing, with Laughter (1:30)
[7] III. The Whispering Voices of the Spirits Who Ride with the Lights in the Sky (4:05)
[8] IV. Ice and Light (4:40)
  V. Snow Walker (6:03)
 

DDD / Total time: (65:15) Cedille Records Recording CDR 90000 063

  >>> To Purchase this CD click HERE <<<  


Barber, Sowerby recorded: July 8 & 9, 2000,  Piston, Colgrass recorded July 7 & 8, 2001 in Orchestra Hall, Chicago on the Casavant Frères organ, opus 3765

 

 

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AMERICAN WORKS FOR ORGAN AND ORCHESTRA

 

 

AMERICAN WORKS

FOR ORGAN AND ORCHESTRA

David Schrader, Organ


Grant Park Symphony Orchestra / Carlos Kalmar, conductor

The first recording of the Casavant Frères organ in Chicago's Orchestra Hall.

"Brilliant performances ... exceptionally fine organ playing" (ClassicsToday.com)

" ... rich palette of sounds and  deft rhythmic interplay ...Schrader's 17th recording for the Chicago-based indie label may be his best yet.  Go for it"  John von Rhein, The Chicago Tribune, July 14, 2002

"From the opening festive outbursts of Barber's piece, Schrader is a dashing, effusive performer, brimming with technique and capable of electrifying energy."  Charles Ward, Houston Chronicle - Read the entire review.


 
[1] Toccata Festiva for Organ & Orchestra, Op. 36 (1960) , Samuel Barber (1910-1981) (14:48)

                     Prelude & Allegro for Organ & Strings (1943), Walter Piston (1894-1976)

[2] Prelude (5:15)
[3] Allegro (4:48)
[4] Concertpiece for Organ & Orchestra, H.307 (1951), Leo Sowerby (1895-1968) (18:17)

                  Snow Walker for Organ & Orchestra (1990), Michael Colgrass (b. 1932)

[5] I. Polar Landscape (5:21)
[6] II. Throat-singing, with Laughter (1:30)
[7] III. The Whispering Voices of the Spirits Who Ride with the Lights in the Sky (4:05)
[8] IV. Ice and Light (4:40)
  V. Snow Walker (6:03)
 

DDD / Total time: (65:15) Cedille Records Recording CDR 90000 063

  >>> To Purchase this CD click HERE <<<  


Barber, Sowerby recorded: July 8 & 9, 2000,  Piston, Colgrass recorded July 7 & 8, 2001 in Orchestra Hall, Chicago on the Casavant Frères organ, opus 3765

 

 

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AMERICAN WORKS FOR ORGAN AND ORCHESTRA

 

 

AMERICAN WORKS

FOR ORGAN AND ORCHESTRA

David Schrader, Organ


Grant Park Symphony Orchestra / Carlos Kalmar, conductor

The first recording of the Casavant Frères organ in Chicago's Orchestra Hall.

"Brilliant performances ... exceptionally fine organ playing" (ClassicsToday.com)

" ... rich palette of sounds and  deft rhythmic interplay ...Schrader's 17th recording for the Chicago-based indie label may be his best yet.  Go for it"  John von Rhein, The Chicago Tribune, July 14, 2002

"From the opening festive outbursts of Barber's piece, Schrader is a dashing, effusive performer, brimming with technique and capable of electrifying energy."  Charles Ward, Houston Chronicle - Read the entire review.


 
[1] Toccata Festiva for Organ & Orchestra, Op. 36 (1960) , Samuel Barber (1910-1981) (14:48)

                     Prelude & Allegro for Organ & Strings (1943), Walter Piston (1894-1976)

[2] Prelude (5:15)
[3] Allegro (4:48)
[4] Concertpiece for Organ & Orchestra, H.307 (1951), Leo Sowerby (1895-1968) (18:17)

                  Snow Walker for Organ & Orchestra (1990), Michael Colgrass (b. 1932)

[5] I. Polar Landscape (5:21)
[6] II. Throat-singing, with Laughter (1:30)
[7] III. The Whispering Voices of the Spirits Who Ride with the Lights in the Sky (4:05)
[8] IV. Ice and Light (4:40)
  V. Snow Walker (6:03)
 

DDD / Total time: (65:15) Cedille Records Recording CDR 90000 063

  >>> To Purchase this CD click HERE <<<  


Barber, Sowerby recorded: July 8 & 9, 2000,  Piston, Colgrass recorded July 7 & 8, 2001 in Orchestra Hall, Chicago on the Casavant Frères organ, opus 3765

 

 

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