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Romantic Organ Music

Simon Preston (organ), Organ of St. Alban’s Cathedral, Organ of the Chapel of King’s College, Cambridge, Organ of Westminster Abbey, Organ of City Hall, Hull

His technique is as good – and in some cases superior – to the continental virtuosi; in addition he brings to his playing an individuality and warmth that reflects his own engaging personality.... More…

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Contents

 Excerpt, Brahms: Chorale Preludes (11), Op. 122

Work length12:12
  • Simon Preston (organ)
  • Recorded: 1968-01

1. Mein Jesu

Track length3:57

8. Es ist ein Ros' entsprungen

Track length2:49

4. Herzlich tut mich erfreunen

Track length1:45

10. Herzlich tut mich verlangen

Track length3:41

Franck, C: Prélude, Fugue et Variation Op. 18

Work length10:43
  • Simon Preston (organ)
  • Recorded: 1962-08
  • Recording Venue: King's College, Cambridge

Andantino

Track length3:41

Lent - Allegretto man non troppo

Track length3:20

Andantino

Track length3:42

Franck, C: Choral No. 2 in B minor, M. 39

Work length13:55
  • Simon Preston (organ)
  • Recorded: 1962-08
  • Recording Venue: King's College, Cambridge

Franck, C: Pièce héroïque, M37

Work length9:17
  • Simon Preston (organ)
  • Recorded: 1962-08
  • Recording Venue: King's College, Cambridge

Reger: Toccata

Work length4:21
  • Simon Preston (organ)
  • Recorded: 1964-02
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Abbey, London

Reger: Fugue

Work length3:54
  • Simon Preston (organ)
  • Recorded: 1964-02
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Abbey, London

Reger: Fantasia on the chorale "Straf' mich nicht in deinem Zorn", Op.40 No. 2

Work length14:05
  • Simon Preston (organ)
  • Recorded: 1964-02
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Abbey, London

Reubke: Organ Sonata on the 94th Psalm

Work length26:19
  • Simon Preston (organ)
  • Recorded: 1964-02
  • Recording Venue: Westminster Abbey, London

1. Grave - Larghetto - Allegro con fuoco - Grave

Track length12:43

2. Adagio - Lento

Track length7:02

3. (Fugue) Allegro

Track length6:34

Liszt: Fantasia and Fugue on ‘Ad nos, ad salutarem undam', S259

Work length31:18
  • Simon Preston (organ)
  • Recorded: 1966-07
  • Recording Venue: City Hall, Hull

1. Moderato

Track length9:47

2. Adagio

Track length10:10

3. Fuga

Track length11:21

Liszt: Fantasia & Fugue on B-A-C-H, S529

Work length13:21
  • Simon Preston (organ)
  • Recorded: 1966-07
  • Recording Venue: City Hall, Hull