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From Riverside radio WRVA are in New York. We bring you a gala concert in celebration of the completion of the organs of the Riverside Church in the city of New York. This concert recorded in the nave on May 3rd 1967 includes organ music of Francis Jackson Johann Sebastian Bach and Caesar Frank from the Concerto for organ strings in Tempe. The world premiere performance of a work commissioned for this concert Daniel Pink them signs in the sun and the New York premiere of Zoltan go days louder so Granny the conductors or George M. and Frederick Swann organist of the overside church was just one will direct the Riverside choir and other organist to be heard ora Donald McDonald and John Cartwright. The new Chantel organ of the Riverside Church is the fifth largest in the world. The chancel and gallery organs together contain 152 voices 193 speaking stops 222 ranks and over 12000 pipes.
The concert is designed to emphasize the versatility of this instrument and works performed a program to show the organ as a solo instrument in ensemble dual console and as an accompanying instrument. To begin the concert the organ is played as a solo instrument by Frederick Swann in three compositions works by Bach and the opening selection. Francis Jacksons found this work by the organist of England's York Minster Cathedral features the festival stop of the organ a commanding voice located at. They you try for a level above the altar. And.
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Thanks. LAURA. Q. To open our program Frederick Swan has performed the Francis Jacksons fanfare. Mr. Swan continues with the Prelude and Fugue in E-flat of ball. These are the beginning and ending pieces for the group of choral preludes which form part 3 of the club bull.
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To conclude the first section of the concert 0 3 works a last rating the organ as a solo instrument is just one play says oh Frank's Korol number two in B minor.
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Series
NER concerts
Episode
Riverside Church concert, part one
Producing Organization
WRVR (Radio station : New York, N.Y.)
Riverside Church (New York, N.Y.)
Contributing Organization
University of Maryland (College Park, Maryland)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/500-rx93d16p
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Description
Episode Description
This program, the first of four parts, presents an organ recital in celebration of the completion of organs at Riverside Church in New York City. It was recorded May 3, 1967.
Series Description
National Educational Radio presents a series of recorded concerts.
Date
1967-09-18
Topics
Music
Media type
Sound
Duration
00:19:59
Credits
Conductor: Swann, Frederick, 1931-
Producing Organization: WRVR (Radio station : New York, N.Y.)
Producing Organization: Riverside Church (New York, N.Y.)
AAPB Contributor Holdings
University of Maryland
Identifier: 67-43-2 (National Association of Educational Broadcasters)
Format: 1/4 inch audio tape
Duration: 00:20:44
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Citations
Chicago: “NER concerts; Riverside Church concert, part one,” 1967-09-18, University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed April 25, 2024, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-rx93d16p.
MLA: “NER concerts; Riverside Church concert, part one.” 1967-09-18. University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. April 25, 2024. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-rx93d16p>.
APA: NER concerts; Riverside Church concert, part one. Boston, MA: University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-rx93d16p