Violin & Organ: The Murray/Lohuis Duo

Violin & Organ: The Murray/Lohuis Duo
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NEW VOLUME 6! The Murray/Lohuis Duo specializes in the rarely heard international repertory for violin and organ. Lauded by critics and front-rank musicians across the country for their artistry and exceptional ensemble, the Duo is frequently featured at festivals and musicians' conferences throughout the nation. They have performed for conventions of the Organ Historical Society and American Guild of Organists. Read more about organist Ardyth Lohuis and violinist Robert Murray at the Murray/Lohuis Duo website.

An International Collection:  Murray Lohuis Duo Vol. 6
NEW! Works for Violin & Organ Volume 6. Played on the 1951/1968 Aeolian Skinner Organ, Op. 1110, 1110B at St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, Richmond, VA, and The 1954 Austin organ, Op. 2218 at Reveille United Methodist Church, Richmond, VA.


RESPIGHI:: Aria (1901-06)*
JUHAN AAVIK: Fantasie, Op. 130 (1955) *
COR KINT: Hymne, Op. 8 (1915)*
E. I. BAGHDASARYAN: Three Medieval Chants (before 1977)*
GUSTAV HÄGG: Adagio, Op. 34 (1909) *
GÜNTHER RAPHAEL: Largo from the Violinsonate, Op. 12, Nr. 1 für Violine und Orgel (1924)*
DEREK HEALEY: Sonata for Virginia, Op. 94 (2004)+
Virginia Dare: Her Pavan • Jig • Fantasy: Croatoan • Finale: a debt repaid
WILBUR HELD: That Lonesome Valley (2007)+
STEPHEN FOSTER: Jeanie With the Light Brown Hair VICTOR HERBERT: A la Valse (ca. 1900)*

* 1951/1968 Aeolian Skinner organ, Op. 1110, St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, Richmond, Virginia
+ 1954 Austin organ, Op. 2218, Reveille United Methodist Church, Richmond, Virginia
$14.98
OAR-923
All American Works for Violin & Organ, Vol. 5
The Murray/Lohuis Duo presents their fifth volume of works composed for violin and organ. This volume of melodious show-stoppers, some ravishing effects, and brilliant encore pieces, all composed by Americans, takes one’s breath away! The organs are both in Richmond, Virginia: the 1954 Austin, op. 2218, with tonal revisions by Guzowski & Steppe in 1991 at Reveille United Methodist Church, and the 1951/68 Aeolian-Skinner op. 1110 at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church.

PETER D. MATHEWS: Intermezzo
NEVETT BARTOW: Soliloquy
JOHN CORIGLIANO: Lento, Sonata for Violin and Piano (with organ at the composer's suggestion)
JOHN WEAVER: Dialogues for Flute or treble instrument & Organ
GASTON DETHIER: Aria
DEREK HEALEY: Four Presludes on Latino Religious Songs, op. 89
LEO SOWERBY: Elevation, H. 66
WILBUR HELD: Variations on Amazing Grace
GARDNER READ: A Christmas Pastorale, op. 124
RICHARD WIENHORST: Pentecost for Violin & Organ
CHARLES CALLAHAN: Valediction, a Biblical Poem
LEWIS E. WHIKEHART: An Eclectic Suite for Violin & Organ
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OAR-650
"Airs & Romances," The Murray/Lohuis Duo Plays Works for Violin & Organ, Vol. 4
All of the works recorded on this latest CD from the Murray-Lohuis Duo are by composers who were born between 1834 and 1900 and thus exploit the Romantic idiom as represented by many nationalities including the United States, France, Sweden, Italy, Germany, England, and Norway.
Organs: 1929 E. M. Skinner, Op. 712, St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
1951/68 Aeolian-Skinner, Op. 1110, St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, Richmond, Virginia
Violin: Carlo Bergonzi, Cremona, Italy, 1729
Bows: François Tourte, c. 1780; François Nicolas Voirin, mid-19th-century; and modern graphite-fiber CodaBow

Oreste Ravanello: Andante, Op. 117, No. 1
Otto Olsson: Romance, Op. 24
Albert Becker: Adagio, Op. 81
Amy Beach: Invocation, Op. 55
Samuel Coleridge-Taylor: Suite de pièces pour violon et orgue, Op. 3 (in 4 movements)
Marie-Joseph Erb: Pièce de concert sur le motif Pater Noster - Gib uns heute, Op. 71
Oscar Lindberg: Gammal Fäbodpsalm från Dalarna
Johan Severin Svendsen: Romanze in G Major, Op. 26
Eleuthére Lovreglio: Arioso
Gustav Jensen: Arioso & Rondo patetico, Op. 40
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OAR-510
"Rondo," The Murray/Lohuis Duo Plays Works for Violin & Organ, Vol. 2

Organs: 1893 Woodberry & Harris 3m, First Presbyterian Church, Waynesboro, Virginia
1968 Aeolian-Skinner, Op. 1463, First Presbyterian Church, Kinston, North Carolina
SOWERBY: Ballade
BENDER: Variations on Slane
BECKER: Adagio
RHEINBERGER: Sechs Stüke, Op. 150, Nos. 1-3
SCHROEDER: Præludium, Kanzone, Rondo
FOOTE: Cantilena
PACIORKIEWICZ: Andante
PAGANINI: La Campanella
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OAR-230
"A Perfect Match," The Murray/Lohuis Duo Plays Works for Violin & Organ, Vol. 1

Organs: 1929 E. M. Skinner, St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
1951-68 Aeolian-Skinner, St. Stephen's Episcopal Church, Richmond, Virginia
RHEINBERGER: Ouverture, Sechs Stücke, Op. 150, No. 6
VIEUXTEMPS: Yankee Doodle
STANLEY: Solo II, Op. 1
SOWERBY: Poem
RAFF: Cavatina
WEINER: Largo and Hallelujah
REGER: Largo
BENDER: Theme & Variations Jesus, Priceless Treasure
RAVANELLO: Contemplazione
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OAR-200