J. STRAUSS II: Emperor Waltz
MADER: Afternoon of a Toad; October Interlude
MENDELSSOHN: Piano Concerto No. 1 in g
BOVET: Hamburger Totentanz
WILLAN: Prelude & Fugue in c
BACH: Largo from Concerto in d BWV 1043
HANCOCK: 4 Spirituals
Michael Barone, host of the Pipedreams radio program, compiles favorite live recordings. In an unparalled tour-de-force at the Methuen Memorial Music Hall, pianist Robert Pitman and organist George Lamphere perform the Mendelssohn piano concerto. Other organists are Peter Conte, Cherry Rhodes, Anne Wilson, Wolfgang Rübsam, Jeffrey Campbell, Robert Scoggin, and John Scott. Organs include the Ocean Grove Auditorium Hope-Jones et al; the Meyerson Fisk; Aeolian-Skinners at Grace Cathedral San Francisco, Northwestern Univ., and Methuen; 1963-87 Sipe at Christ UMC in Rochester, Minn., and Welte/Möller/Gould at St. Mark’s Cath., Minn.