Encores à la française - Michael Murray (organ); Atlanta Symphony Orchestra; Robert Shaw (conductor)
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  1. Chaconne for harpsichord in G minor (Pièces de clavecin, No. 121)
  2. Pieces (7) for organ, Op. 27: No 4, Carillon
  3. Pieces (10) for organ or pedal piano: No 8, Scherzo in E major
  4. Pieces (3), for organ, FWV 35-37: No 03, Pièce Héroique in B Minor, M 3
  5. Toccata from Organ Symphony No. 5: Toccata
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  1. Chaconne for harpsichord in G minor (Pièces de clavecin, No. 121)
  2. Pieces (7) for organ, Op. 27: No 4, Carillon
  3. Pieces (10) for organ or pedal piano: No 8, Scherzo in E major
  4. Pieces (3), for organ, FWV 35-37: No 03, Pièce Héroique in B Minor, M 3
  5. Toccata from Organ Symphony No. 5: Toccata
  6. Cantata No. 29, "Wir danken dir, Gott, wir danken dir," BWV 29 (BC B8): Sinfonia
  7. Symphony No. 1 for organ in D minor, Op. 14: Final
  8. Triptyque, for organ, Op. 51: Musette
  9. Fanfare for organ
  10. Concerto for organ, strings & timpani in G minor, FP 93
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Michael Murray's resplendent Encores à la française may seem like an ad hoc compilation of organ extravaganzas. However, the works selected for this program are connected in important ways to the long tradition of French organ playing, of which this performer is a direct heir. Traced back to Jaak Nikolaas Lemmens and passed from Charles-Marie Widor to Louis Vierne and then from Marcel Dupré to Murray, this musical legacy is marked by legato playing, absolute precision in execution, regulated tempi, and carefully chosen ...

Encores à la française 1984, Telarc Distribution

UPC: 089408010422

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