Souvenirs
Florence Mahon, organ
Arktos 97021
Barcode 7502002852

Calgary organist Florence Mahon performs four chorale preludes by Johann Sebastian Bach, one of Handel’s organ concertos as well as music by Frescobaldi, Vaughan Williams and Walcha. The recording features an outstanding small Casavante Frères organ built in Calgary’s Scarboro United Church in 1930 and rebuilt in 1966.

On this recording:
Nun freut euch, lieben Christen g’mein (Rejoice, Beloved Christians), BWV 734, Johann Sebastian Bach
Ich ruf’ zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ (I call to Thee, Lord Jesus Christ), BWV 639, J. S. Bach
Two Settings of the Chorale Nun komm’, der Heiden Heiland (The Holy Saviour Comes), BMV 659 and BMV 661, J. S. Bach
Concerto in B flat Major, Opus 4, No. 2, George Frideric Handel
Introduction and Toccata, Girolamo Frescobaldi
Prayer, Franz Schubert
Litany (All Souls’ Day), Franz Schubert
Rhosymedre (“Lovely”), Ralph Vaughan Williams
Folk Tune from Five Short Pieces, Percy W. Whitlock
Mein Leben ist ein Pilgrimstand (My Life is but a Pilgrim-stand), Helmut Walcha