The English Cathedral Series, Vol. 18

The English Cathedral Series, Vol. 18
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Product Description

In his debut solo organ recording, Christopher Allsop demonstrates the extensive capabilities of the recently installed Kenneth Tickell quire organ of Worcester Cathedral. Allsop’s performance is dynamic and engaging, and encompasses a wide variety of repertoire.

Track Listing:

Charles Tournemire (1870–1939)
Improvisation sur le Te Deum
Claude Debussy (1862–1918)
Deuxième Arabesque (trans. Léon Roques)
Jehan Alain (1911–1940)
Deux Fantaisies
Première Fantaisie, JA 072
Deuxième Fantaisie, JA 117
Arthur Somervell (1863–1937)
Air in C major (arr. A. G. Mathew)
Joseph Bonnet (1884–1944)
In Memoriam – Titanic, Op. 10, No. 1
William Mathias (1934–1992)
Toccata Giocosa
Louis Vierne (1870–1937)
Feux Follets (from Pièces de fantaisie, 2nd suite, Op. 53, No. 4)
Frank Bridge (1879–1941)
Minuet (from Three Pieces for Organ, H. 190)
Dimitri Shostakovich (1906–1975)
Passacaglia (from the opera Katerina Ismailowa, Op. 114c)
Hugo Distler (1908–1942)
Four Spielstücke, Op. 18
Donald Hunt (b. 1930)
Tomkins’ Trifle
Dimitri Shostakovich
Festive Overture, Op. 96 (trans. Christopher Allsop)

Total Playing Time: 70:49

2014, Regent Records


Review

“A brilliant recital of organ music...very well recorded, and fully capturing the splendour of the Kenneth Tickell Quire organ of 2008.”
- International Record Review (November 2014)