At the Cathedral in Cologne, three 20th-century masterpieces are sung by the Cathedral Vokalensemble and Men’s Voices directed by Eberhard Metternich and accompanied by two Klais organs played by Winfried Bonig and Ulrich Brüggemann. Also heard are three works for organ solo.
This is the first recording of the new Bombardewerk, added to the organ in 2006.
VIERNE: Solemn Mass in c-sharp, Op. 16
WIDOR: Mass in f-sharp, Op. 36
LANGLAIS: Solemn Mass, Op. 36
VIERNE: Naides, Op. 55, No. 4; Adagio from Symphony 3
HAKIM: Satz from The Embrace of Fire