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Alabama called a jet Montevallo Alabama in cooperation with the National Association of educational broadcasters present organ music of the century's and historical recitals series of pipe organ music featuring Putnam Porter organist. Today's tape recorded broadcast features music written during the romantic era of composing music written by the German composers Felix Mendelssohn Yohannes Brahms and Max reg. In the early days of the Romantic era of composing music was regarded rather lightly. And indeed all music suffered a rather severe slump. The pipe organ was degraded probably more than any other instrument. Most music scholars agree that it was Felix Mendelssohn who is Talk of the trend of music in the right direction after these rather dark days for serious music and musicians. Mendel sold himself wrote 6 and autos with a pipe organ five being based on Corolla
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You have just heard Felix Mendelssohn alone so often number three in a major. German Romantic music reached its highest point in the person of Johannes broad. Born in 1833. Brahms wrote extensively in every idiom of music except offer a one for the pipe organ. His organ compositions are limited to a set of 11 corralled probably ones. Which he wrote in the last year of his life 1897. Incidentally these were the ONLY works of Brahms published after his death. Are Going To Music of the centuries continues as part importer plays two of these corralled crowd loads. Brahms. Blessed are you faithful souls and aloha to Rose air blew me.
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Max reg are the last of the German Romantic school of composers was born in Bavaria in 1873. A teacher of music in both Munich and Leipzig a rager wrote prolifically in all fields of music specially for the organ and in the field of chamber music. Most music scholars consider regular style of composing to be similar to that of Richard Wagner. Putnam porter at the console of the great Alabama college organ concludes this program of organ music of the centuries. Way that one of Mike's regulars most often played compositions for organ his Benedictus.
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Series
Organ music of the centuries
Episode
Classical and Romantic organ music, part six
Producing Organization
Alabama College
Contributing Organization
University of Maryland (College Park, Maryland)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/500-x63b490k
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Description
Episode Description
This program presents performances of organ compositions by Felix Mendelssohn; Johannes Brahms and Max Reger.
Series Description
Highlights of noted organ music selections from various periods, including Pre-Baroque and Baroque; Classical and Romantic; and Modern.
Broadcast Date
1955-01-01
Topics
Music
Subjects
Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847. Organ music
Media type
Sound
Duration
00:29:54
Credits
Host: Sears, Ralph
Performer: Porter, Putnam
Producing Organization: Alabama College
AAPB Contributor Holdings
University of Maryland
Identifier: 55-22-18 (National Association of Educational Broadcasters)
Format: 1/4 inch audio tape
Duration: 00:29:40
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Citations
Chicago: “Organ music of the centuries; Classical and Romantic organ music, part six,” 1955-01-01, University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed February 4, 2023, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-x63b490k.
MLA: “Organ music of the centuries; Classical and Romantic organ music, part six.” 1955-01-01. University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. February 4, 2023. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-x63b490k>.
APA: Organ music of the centuries; Classical and Romantic organ music, part six. 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-x63b490k