Ebay Classic organs



No announcement yet.

Gail Archer: Organ Recital - St. Paul's Chapel, Columbia University

  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • Live Stream Gail Archer: Organ Recital - St. Paul's Chapel, Columbia University

    PROGRAM Praeludium et Fuge in e, BWV 548 — Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
    An Wasserflussen Babylon, BWV 653 — Bach

    O Welt , ich muss dich lassen Op. 122, No. 3 — Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)
    Mein Jesu, der du Mich Op. 122, No. 1 — Brahms

    Fantasia — Viktor Goncharenko (b.1959)

    Chaconna — Svitlana Ostrova (b. 1961)

    Passacaglia — Mykola Kolessa (1903-2006)

    Prelude — Nadia Boulanger (1887-1979)
    Petit Canon — Boulanger

    Improvisation — Boulanger Te Deum — Jeanne Demessieux (1921-1968)

    Gail Archer is an international concert organist, recording artist, choral conductor and lecturer who draws attention to composer anniversaries or musical themes with her annual recital series including Max Reger, The Muse's Voice, An American Idyll, Liszt, Bach, Mendelssohn and Messiaen. Ms. Archer was the first American woman to play the complete works of Olivier Messiaen for the centennial of the composer's birth in 2008; Time Out New York recognized the Messiaen cycle as "Best of 2008" in classical music and opera. Her recordings include her new August, 2020 release, Chernivtsi, recorded at the Armenian Catholic Church, Chernivtsi, Ukraine, featuring contemporary Ukrainian composers, A Russian Journey, The Muse's Voice, Franz Liszt: A Hungarian Rhapsody, Bach: The Transcendent Genius, An American Idyll, A Mystic In the Making (Meyer Media), and The Orpheus of Amsterdam: Sweelinck and his Pupils (CALA Records). Ms. Archer's 2019 European tour took her to the British Isles, Italy, Spain, Ukraine, Poland, Russia and Malta. Highlights include St. Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh, Scotland, the Basilica of Loyola, San Sebastian, Spain, St. Mary’s Cathedral, Cracow, Poland, Holy Cross Church, Lublin, Poland, the Philharmonic of Lviv, Ukraine, and the Lutheran Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul, Moscow, Russia.

    She is the founder of Musforum, www.musforum.org an international network for women organists to promote and affirm their work. Ms. Archer is college organist at Vassar College, director of the music program at Barnard College, Columbia University, where she conducts the Barnard-Columbia Chorus and Chamber Singers and a faculty member of Harriman Institute, Columbia University. She is artistic director of the artist and young artist recital series at historic Central Synagogue, New York City.

    Live from St. Paul’s Chapel, Columbia University. Presented by Sacred Music at Columbia, from the Earl Hall Center for Religious Life at Columbia University. While we cannot have in-person audiences at this time, we are delighted to present this streaming concert, with socially-distanced musicians.

    03-09-2021 04:00 PM
    03-09-2021 05:00 PM
    Last edited by Admin; 01-15-2021, 08:54 AM.