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Raven OAR-330

James Hammann
Guilmant in America


On August 31, 1983, Felix-Alexandre Guilmant (1837-1911) gave the first of four recitals on the opus 700 Ferrand & Votey organ installed in Festival Hall at the Chicago World's Fair. James Hammann reproduces Guilmant's first American concert by playing the same works on a splendid, rare and restored Farrand & Votey organ. This CD celebrates that organ and Guilmant, the first organist to have enjoyed a transcontinental career, including three concert tours in the United States in 1893, 1897-98, and 1904. The programs are memorable for several reasons, but chiefly for the inclusion of classical works composed for the organ.


Personnel

James Hammann, 1894 Farrand & Votey Organ at St. Martin of Tours Roman Catholic Church, Louisville, Kentucky


Selections

Johann Sebastian Bach 1685-1750
Robert Schumann 1810-1856 Felix Mendelsohn 1809-1847 Jacques-Nicolas Lemmens 1823-1881 Alexandre Guilmant 1837-1911 Theodore Dubois 1837-1924
Year Released: 1995

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