The Opening of Heaven

The Opening of Heaven
Item# CD_7251
$17.98

Product Description

In this, the first full-length organ recording featuring a single organist from the restored Great Organ at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, Bruce Neswick brings us a program of Anglican classics as well as major new music from leading 20th-century church musicians. Music by Howells, Stanford, David Hurd, Gerre Hancock and Larry King comprise the 75-plus minute long program. The full scope of the organs resources, including the State Trumpet, are put to use in this program.

Larry King
Tongues of Fire

Charles Villers Stanford
Organ Sonata No. 5 Quasi una Fantasia Op. 159
Allegro Moderato
Allegretto ma non troppo mosso
Allegro

Herbert Howells
Siciliano for a High Ceremony

David Hurd
Te Deum Laudamus
Toccata - The Acknowledgment
Four Fantasies - The Adoration
Recitative and Hymn - The Humbling
Introduction, Fugue and Chaconne - The Opening of Heaven

Gerre Hancock
Variations on Ora Labora