Michael Bonaventure, virtuosic proponent of new music for the organ, presents here a luminous recital of premiere recordings, a rare invitation into this phantasmagorical sound world. The composers were born 1944-1962. The works are played on the 1897 Hope-Jones/1953 Willis 4-63 at McEwan Hall in Edinburgh.
AVRIL ANDERSON: Repetitive Strain
PETER NELSON: On the Beach
JUDITH WEIR: Ettrick Banks; Wild Mossy Mountains
IAN MCQUEEN: 2000 Nails
EDDIE MCGUIRE: Prelude IV
MICHAEL BONAVENTURE: Animus VI
LYELL CRESSWELL: The Urim and the Thummim