The Twentieth Century

Paul Hindemith (1895-1963) Sonate I Jean Langlais (1907-1991) Ave Maria, Ave maris stella (No. 1 of Trois Paraphrases Grégoriennes) Benjamin Britten (1913-1976) Prelude and Fugue on a theme of Vittoria It would be quite impossible, in the space of half an hour, to present a definitive programme of music from the twentieth century. This applies … Continue reading The Twentieth Century

“From Heaven on High”

“Vom Himmel hoch” Canonic Variations “Vom Himmel hoch da komm’ ich her” BWV 769 – J. S. Bach (1685-1750) “La Nativité” (No.2 of “Trois Poèmes Evangéliques” – Jean Langlais (1907-1991) Prelude on ‘Greensleeves’ (‘What child is this’) – Richard Purvis (1913-1994) Chorale Prelude “Vom Himmel hoch da komm’ ich her” – Johann Pachelbel (1653-1706) The … Continue reading “From Heaven on High”