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    American Variations
    American organ music played by Andrew Peters on the Schantz organ of Second Presbyterian Church, St. Louis


    Catalogue Number: REGCD508

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    American Variations
    American organ music
    Andrew Peters
    Schantz organ of Second Presbyterian Church, St. Louis

    ‘With excellent booklet notes, crystal clear engineering and stylish, sparkling playing, this attractive disc is well worth exploring. ’
    Gramophone August 2018‘

    '...a very convincing interpreter of this music. A real success.’
    Organists’ Review September 2018‘

    'On his IV/60 Schantz home organ in Saint Louis, Andrew Peters delivers a fine recital of American organ music ’
    Choir and Organ September 2018‘..

    ‘The playing throughout is deft, and light of touch, with the assured technique’
    Sydney Organ Journal Spring 2018

    .the performances and technical recording quality throughout this project are of exceptional quality.’
    The Organ August–October 2018

    Concert Variations on ‘The Star Spangled Banner’ op. 23 – Dudley Buck (1839–1909)    9:56  
    Prelude from Suite for Organ –
    Adolphus Hailstork (b 1941 )    2:44  
    October Interlude
    – Clarence Mader (1904–90)    7:22  
    – Aaron Copland (1900–90) transcribed for organ by John Fesperman    7:19
    – Katherine Kennicott Davis (1892–1980)        4:15
    Rain Over the Quaker Graveyard from
    Views from the Oldest House     6:14
    – Ned Rorem (b 1923)
    – F. Melius Christiansen (1871–1955)    2:39
    Finale from Suite No. 1
    – Ulysses Kay (1917–95)    2:58  

    Four excerpts from Folk Hymn Sketches for organ
    – Emma Lou Diemer (b 1927)
    i Think When I Read that Sweet Story of Old     2:09
    Praise Our Father     1:25
    Our Lord Ascended Up to Heaven    3:19
    All Things Bright and Beautiful    2:26  

    In the Garden
    – Russell Peck (1945–2009)    5:28  
    Fantasy and Fugue on Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
    – Barbara Harbach  (b 1946)    Variations on ‘America’ – Charles Ives (1874–1954)    8:23

    Total Playing time: 71:57

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