Jeanne Demessieux Vol. 2 — DEMESSIEUX: Te Deum BERVEILLER: Mouvement BACH: Toccata & Fugue in F; Fantaisie in G MOZART: Adagio & Fugue in c MIGNAN: Toccata Médiévale — Recorded in stereo in 1958 at The Madeleine.
Jeanne Demessieux Vol. 3 — MESSIAEN: Transports de joie LISZT: Ad nos BACH: Toccata, Adagio & Fugue; Liebster Jesu WIDOR: Toccata, Sym 5 MOZART: Fantaisie K. 608 BERVEILLER: Mouvement — Recorded in stereo at Liverpool Cathedral by Decca for LP release, live at St. Bavo in Haarlem, and at Victoria Hall, Geneva in 1953, these recordings perpetuate the legendary virtuosity and independence of this great organist.
The legendary stereo recordings made in 1959 on the Cavaillé-Coll at the Madeleine in Paris (where she was organist 1962-68) are at last released on CD. — Fantaisies in A and C; Prélude, Fugue & Variation; Pièce héroïque; Pastorale; Prière; Final; Grande Pièce symphonique; Cantabile, Chorals Nos. 1-3
DEMESSIEUX: Répons pour le Temps de Pâques; Andante; Te Deum; 12 Chorale Preludes DUPRÉ: 3 Preludes & Fugues in B-flat, f, g, Op. 7
Leclerc Plays Demessieux on the rebuilt Cavaillé-Coll organ at La Madeleine, Paris, where the composer was organist 1962-68.