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  1. La Chronique du Disque (March 2014)

    by , Mar-25-2014 at 08:00 (Pierre's Tuesday Blog)
    En français

    For those unfamiliar with our monthly recordings review - If Sound Quality (SQ) and Overall Impression (OI) grades need further context, feel free to visit earlier posts in this series.

    My acquisitions for March


    Bach: The Art of Fugue
    [eMusic]

    We began the month on PTB with the “incomplete” recording of the Art of the Fugue by ...
  2. Once Upon the Internet - French Organ Masterworks

    by , Mar-18-2014 at 08:00 (Pierre's Tuesday Blog)
    This month’s Once Upon the Internet continues our Lenten organ festival, this time presenting a number of works from the French repertoire.

    The playlist takes its tracks from two sources – one is our main “abandoned” site (the old MP3.COM), and the second is from a site that is still active though the tracks that were downloaded are no longer available there.

    The two works by César Franck are performed by German Church organist Henrik Behrens, who was featured last year in ...
  3. E. Power Biggs (1906 – 1977)

    by , Mar-11-2014 at 09:00 (Pierre's Tuesday Blog)
    As part of our organ programming for the Lenten season, I am planning a pair of YouTube-inspired posts on two of the most notable American-based organists of the latter half of the 20th century, beginning with British-born, adoptive American organist E. Power Biggs.


    If parents today would choose “Power” as the given name of their son, with the surname Biggs, the kid had better be built like a linebacker! ...
  4. Three Organs and Three Organists

    by , Mar-04-2014 at 09:00 (Pierre's Tuesday Blog)
    Today’s crawl through the podcast vault is the first of three posts this month dedicated to the organ - part of our yearly tradition around the Lenten season to dedicate more space to organ and sacred music on our platforms.

    This post (originally part of our Fall 2013 "Back to Bach" series) presents three organists, three organs and three very different works (or set of works).

    Seeing all these colonnades of bone so methodically ranged about, would you not
    ...

    Updated Mar-04-2014 at 11:31 by itywltmt

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    Classical Music , Recorded Music
  5. La Chronique du Disque (February 2014)

    by , Feb-25-2014 at 09:00 (Pierre's Tuesday Blog)
    En français

    For those unfamiliar with our monthly recordings review - If Sound Quality (SQ) and Overall Impression (OI) grades need further context, feel free to visit earlier posts in this series.

    My acquisitions for February


    Schumann: Symphony No. 3 & Faust Overture
    [iTunes]

    I ...
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