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Concerto for Organ

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>Poulenc, Francis : Concerto for Organ, Strings and Timpani in G minor
>Petit, Pierre Petit : Concertino for organ, strings & percussion
>Barber, Samuel : Toccata Festiva for organ & orchestra, Op. 36

Album Summary

>Poulenc, Francis : Concerto for Organ, Strings and Timpani in G minor
>Petit, Pierre Petit : Concertino for organ, strings & percussion
>Barber, Samuel : Toccata Festiva for organ & orchestra, Op. 36
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Recording information: St Angustine's Chapel (10/2001-07/2001).

All tracks have been digitally mastered using HDCD technology.

Concerto for Organ features David Hill and Raymond Leppard conducting organist Gillian Weir and the English Chamber Orchestra on five performances. The first performance is a Francis Poulenc composition, "Concerto for Organ, Strings and Timpani in G Minor," while the next three are Pierre Petit concertinos and the final a Samuel Barber composition, "Roccata Festiva Op. 36." ~ Jason Birchmeier



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Works Details

>Poulenc, Francis : Concerto for Organ, Strings and Timpani in G minor
  • Performers: David Hill (Organ); English Chamber Orchestra; Gillian Weir (Organ)
  • Conductor: David Hill
  • Running Time: 21 min. 36 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1938
  • Studio/Live: Studio

>Petit, Pierre Petit : Concertino for organ, strings & percussion
  • Performers: English Chamber Orchestra; Gillian Weir (Organ); Raymond Leppard
  • Conductor: Raymond Leppard
  • Running Time: 20 min. 26 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Studio/Live: Studio

>Barber, Samuel : Toccata Festiva for organ & orchestra, Op. 36
  • Performers: English Chamber Orchestra; Gillian Weir (Organ); Raymond Leppard
  • Conductor: Raymond Leppard
  • Running Time: 16 min. 20 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1960
  • Studio/Live: Studio