CD Catalogue


 

The Music Box



Thomas Heywood 

The 1962 Klais Organ
Himmerod Abbey - Germany

A masterful recording of stunning showpieces performed in the glorious acoustic of Himmerod Abbey, Germany - renowned as one of the finest acoustics in Europe!

This magnificent organ literally sings into the clean twelve-second acoustic, and both the instrument and ’the building’ are fully captured on this unique recording.

With an engaging programme of works - including possibly the most famous organ work of all time - the combination of performer and instrument is "simply perfect".

Programme highlights include:

Bach’s Toccata and Fugue in D minor
Haydn’s "Surprise" Symphony
Mendelssohn’s War March of the Priests
Tchaikovsky’s Coronation March

And much more!

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Full Programme:

Johann Sebastian Bach, edited by Thomas Heywood
Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565

Franz Joseph Haydn, transcribed by Charles King Hall
Andante from Symphony No. 94 - "The Surprise"

Felix Mendelssohn, trans. W.T. Best
War March of the Priests from Athalie, Op. 74

Prince Johann Ernst of Saxe-Weimar, trans. J.S. Bach
Concerto in G major [Concerto No. 1, BWV 592]

Jean Sibelius, trans. Herbert Fricker
Andantino from the Piano Sonata in F, Op. 12

Cécile Chaminade, trans. Thomas Heywood
Concertino, Op. 107

Jean Sibelius, trans. Herbert Fricker
Vårsång - Spring Song, Op. 16

Edvard Grieg, trans. Thomas Heywood
Wedding Day at Troldhaugen, Op. 65 No. 6

Edgar Beck-Slinn
Allegro con spirito, Op. 1 No. 3

Pyotr Tchaikovsky, trans. Dr George Bennett
Coronation March

Anatol Lyadov, trans. Thomas Heywood
A Musical Snuffbox, Op. 32



Cat. No.: GRCD1031
Price: $18.00 (USD)


 

Individual tracks

Bach/Heywood - Toccata and Fugue in d, BWV 565 
Beck-Slinn - Allegro con spirito, Op. 1 No. 3 
Chaminade/Heywood - Concertino, Op. 107 
Grieg/Heywood - Wedding Day at Troldhaugen from the Lyric Pieces, Op. 65 No. 6 
Haydn/Hall - Andante from Symphony No. 94 in G - 'The Surprise' 
Lyadov/Heywood - Muzïkalnaya tabakerka [A Musical Snuffbox], Op. 32 
Mendelssohn/Best - War March of the Priests from the Incidental Music to Athalie, Op. 74 
Saxe-Weimar/Bach - [Without tempo indication] [1st mvt] from Concerto in G, BWV 592 
Saxe-Weimar/Bach - Grave [2nd mvt] from Concerto in G, BWV 592 
Saxe-Weimar/Bach - Presto [3rd mvt] from Concerto in G, BWV 592 
Sibelius/Fricker - Andantino from Sonata for Pianoforte in F, Op. 12 
Sibelius/Fricker - Vårsång [Spring Song], Op. 16 
Tchaikovsky/Bennett - Coronation March