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Helmut Walcha: Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1 / Wolfgang Rubsam, Brombaugh organ, FPC, Springfield IL

> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 1. Nun Komm, der Heiden Heiland - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 1. Nun Komm, der Heiden Heiland
> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 2. O Heiland, reiss die Himmel auf - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 2. O Heiland, reiss die Himmel auf
> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 3. Macht hoch die Tur - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 3. Macht hoch die Tur
> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 4. Mit Ernst, o Menschenkinder - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 4. Mit Ernst, o Menschenkinder
> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 5. Gelobet seist du, Jesu Christ - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 5. Gelobet seist du, Jesu Christ
> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 6. Den die Hirten lobten sehre - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 6. Den die Hirten lobten sehre
> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 7. Froehlich soll mein Herze springen - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 7. Frohlich soll mein Herze springen
> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 8. Zu Bethlehem geboren - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 8. Zu Bethlehem geboren
> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 9. Weicht ihr Berge, fallt ihr Hugel - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 9. Weicht ihr Berge, fallt ihr Hugel
> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 10. Herzliebster Jesu, was hast du verbrochen - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 10. Herzliebster Jesu, was hast du verbrochen
> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 11. Erhalt uns, Herr, bei deinem Wort - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 11. Erhalt uns, Herr, bei deinem Wort
> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 12. Herr, nun selbst den Wagen halt - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 12. Herr, nun selbst den Wagen halt
> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 13. Ach Gott, vom Himmel sieh darein - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 13. Ach Gott, vom Himmel sieh darein
> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 14. Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 14. Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott
> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 15. Ach blein bei uns, Herr Jesu Christ - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 15. Ach blein bei uns, Herr Jesu Christ
> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 16. Nun freut euch, lieben Christen g'mein - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 16. Nun freut euch, lieben Christen g'mein
> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 17. Es ist das Heil uns kommen her - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 17. Es ist das Heil uns kommen her
> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 18. Ich ruf zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 18. Ich ruf zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ
> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 19. Ist Gott fur mich, so trete - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 19. Ist Gott fur mich, so trete
> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 20. Wer nur den lieben Gott lasst walten - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 20. Wer nur den lieben Gott lasst walten
> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 21. Mitten wir im Leben sind - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 21. Mitten wir im Leben sind
> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 22. Wer weiss, wie nahe mir mein Ende - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 22. Wer weiss, wie nahe mir mein Ende
> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 23. Mit Fried und Freud ich fahr dahin - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 23. Mit Fried und Freud ich fahr dahin
> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 24. Nun sich der Tag geendet hat - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 24. Nun sich der Tag geendet hat
> Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 25. Morgenglanz der Ewigkeit - Chorale Preludes, Vol. 1: No. 25. Morgenglanz der Ewigkeit

Album Summary

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 1 "Nun Komm, der Heiden Heiland"
>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 2 "O Heiland, reiá die Himmel auf"
>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 3 "Macht hoch die Tur"
>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 4 "Mit Ernst, o Menschenkinder"
>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 5 "Gelobet seist du, Jesu Christ"
>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 6 "Den die Hirten lobten sehre"
>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 7 "Frohlich soll mein Herze springen"
>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 8 "Zu Bethlehem geboren"
>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 9 "Weicht ihr Berge, fallt ihr Hugel"
>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 10 "Herzliebster Jesu, was hast du verbrochen"
>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 11 "Erhalt uns, Herr, bei deinem Wort"
>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 12 "Herr, nun selbst den Wagen halt"
>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 13 "Ach Gott, vom Himmel sieh darein"
>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 14 "Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott"
>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 15 "Ach bleib bei uns, Herr Jesu Christ"
>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 16 "Nun freut euch, lieben Christen g'mein"
>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 17 "Es ist das Heil uns kommen her"
>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 18 "Ich ruf zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ"
>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 19 "Ist Gott fur mich, so trete"
>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 20 "Wer nur den lieben Gott laát walten"
>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 21 "Mitten wir im Leben sind"
>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 22 "Wer weiá, wie nahe mir mein Ende"
>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 23 "Mit Fried und Freud ich fahr dahin"
>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 24 "Nun sich der Tag geendet hat"
>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 25 "Morgenglanz der Ewigkeit"
Performer Composer

Notes & Reviews:

A native of Leipzig and steeped in the musical tradition of J. S. Bach, Helmut Walcha was one of the most influential organists of the 20th century. Building on Baroque examples, Walcha started composing the Chorale Preludes during the war years and they became popular teaching pieces as well as ideal vehicles for expressing the clarity and color of organs both historic and new. As one of Walcha's most renowned students, Wolfgang Rübsam's interpretations are uniquely authoritative. This is the first of four volumes of Walcha's complete Chorale Preludes .Wolfgang Rübsam has recorded all of Bach's organ music for us and a great deal more besides, and his recordings of J.S. Bach's Das Orgelbüchlein (8.553031 and 8.553032) were acclaimed as "superb throughout" ( Penguin Guide).

American Record Guide, March / April 2013
Wolfgang Rübsam (b 1946) studied with Walcha in Frankfurt from 1967 to 1969. He brings to his performances here the insight gained from his first-hand knowledge of the composer. He plays the large three-manual John Brombaugh organ at the First Presbyterian Church of Springfield, Illinois. It is well suited to Walcha's artistic personality in the chorale preludes This recording is part of the Naxos "Organ Encyclopedia" series.

Notes & Reviews:

Recording information: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011).



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>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 1 "Nun Komm, der Heiden Heiland"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 15 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 2 "O Heiland, reiá die Himmel auf"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 45 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 3 "Macht hoch die Tür"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 31 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 4 "Mit Ernst, o Menschenkinder"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 20 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 5 "Gelobet seist du, Jesu Christ"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 14 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 6 "Den die Hirten lobten sehre"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 47 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 7 "Fröhlich soll mein Herze springen"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 18 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 8 "Zu Bethlehem geboren"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 39 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 9 "Weicht ihr Berge, fallt ihr Hügel"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 42 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 10 "Herzliebster Jesu, was hast du verbrochen"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 19 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 11 "Erhalt uns, Herr, bei deinem Wort"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 41 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 12 "Herr, nun selbst den Wagen halt"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 1 min. 55 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 13 "Ach Gott, vom Himmel sieh darein"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 26 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 14 "Ein feste Burg ist unser Gott"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 44 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 15 "Ach bleib bei uns, Herr Jesu Christ"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 8 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 16 "Nun freut euch, lieben Christen g'mein"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 22 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 17 "Es ist das Heil uns kommen her"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 34 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 18 "Ich ruf zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 1 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 19 "Ist Gott für mich, so trete"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 35 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 20 "Wer nur den lieben Gott läát walten"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 24 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 21 "Mitten wir im Leben sind"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 20 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 22 "Wer weiá, wie nahe mir mein Ende"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 41 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 23 "Mit Fried und Freud ich fahr dahin"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 41 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 24 "Nun sich der Tag geendet hat"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 5 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Walcha, Helmut : Chorale Prelude for organ no 25 "Morgenglanz der Ewigkeit"
  • Performer: Wolfgang Rübsam (Organ)
  • Notes: First Presbyterian Church, Springfield, IL (10/23/2011-10/24/2011)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 19 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern