Help
Skip to main content

Jeanne Demessieux - The Decca Legacy

Jeanne Demessieux (organ)

Surely the most imposing complete recording of César Franck’s organ works, taped at the organ of La Madeleine in Paris…A real ‘must-buy’, expertly transferred. More…
  • Gramophone Magazine
    October 2021
    Reissue/Archive Issue of the Month

8 CDs

$42.75

In stock

Usually despatched within 1 working day

Contents

Bach, J S: Toccata & Fugue in D minor, BWV565

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of St. Mark’s, North Audley Street, London)
  • Recording Venue: Rec. 1947

Mendelssohn: Organ Sonata No. 3 in A major, Op. 65 No. 3: 1st movement

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of St. Mark’s, North Audley Street, London)

Clarke, Jeremiah: Trumpet Tune

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of St. Mark’s, North Audley Street, London)

Widor: Toccata from Organ Symphony No. 5 in F minor, Op. 42 No. 1

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of St. Mark’s, North Audley Street, London)

Franck, C: Cantabile, M36

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of St. Mark’s, North Audley Street, London)

Franck, C: Pastorale, Op. 19

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of St. Mark’s, North Audley Street, London)

Franck, C: Fantasy in A

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of St. Mark’s, North Audley Street, London)

Bach, J S: Prelude & Fugue in D major, BWV532

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of St. Mark’s, North Audley Street, London)

Bach, J S: Toccata & Fugue in D minor, BWV565

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of St. Mark’s, North Audley Street, London)
  • Recording Venue: Rec. 1951

Bach, J S: Toccata, Adagio & Fugue in C major, BWV564

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Victoria Hall, Geneva)

Bach, J S: Prelude & Fugue in A minor, BWV543

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Victoria Hall, Geneva)

Bach, J S: Chorale Prelude BWV641 'Wenn wir In höchsten Nöten sein'

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Victoria Hall, Geneva)

Bach, J S: Chorale Prelude BWV659 'Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland'

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Victoria Hall, Geneva)

Bach, J S: Chorale Prelude BWV688 'Jesus Christus, unser Heiland'

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Victoria Hall, Geneva)

Bach, J S: Fugue in G major, BWV577 'a la gigue'

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Victoria Hall, Geneva)

Bach, J S: Toccata & Fugue in D minor, BWV565

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Victoria Hall, Geneva)

Bach, J S: Fantasia & Fugue in G minor, BWV542 'Great'

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Victoria Hall, Geneva)

Bach, J S: Organ Concerto in A minor (after Vivaldi), BWV593

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Victoria Hall, Geneva)

Franck, C: Trois Chorals pour grand orgue, M. 38-40

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Victoria Hall, Geneva)

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

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Victoria Hall, Geneva)

Widor: Organ Symphony No. 9 in C minor, Op. 70 'Gothique': Variations

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Victoria Hall, Geneva)

Handel: Organ Concerto No. 1 in G minor, HWV289, Op. 4 No. 1

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Victoria Hall, Geneva)
  • Orchestre de la Suisse Romande

Handel: Organ Concerto No. 2 in B flat major, HWV290, Op. 4 No. 2

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Victoria Hall, Geneva)
  • Orchestre de la Suisse Romande

Schütz: Eile mich, Gott, zu erretten, SWV282

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Victoria Hall, Geneva)

Bach, J S: Bist du bei mir, BWV508

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Victoria Hall, Geneva)

Bach, J S: Komm süsser Tod, BWV478

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Victoria Hall, Geneva)

Bach, J S: Warum betrübst du dich, BWV516

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Victoria Hall, Geneva)

Liszt: Prelude & Fugue on B-A-C-H, S260

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of La Madeleine, Paris)

Widor: Organ Symphony No. 6 in G minor, Op. 42 No. 2: Allegro

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of La Madeleine, Paris)

Mignan: Toccata Médiévale

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of La Madeleine, Paris)

Berveiller: Mouvement

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of La Madeleine, Paris)

Demessieux: Te Deum, Op. 11

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of La Madeleine, Paris)

Bach, J S: Chorale Prelude BWV622 'O Mensch, bewein' dein' Sünde groß'

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of La Madeleine, Paris)

Bach, J S: Chorale Prelude BWV684 'Christ, unser Herr, zum Jordan kam'

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of La Madeleine, Paris)

Bach, J S: Fantasia in G major, BWV572

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of La Madeleine, Paris)

Bach, J S: Cantata BWV29 'Wir danken dir, Gott, wir danken dir': Sinfonia

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of La Madeleine, Paris)

Bach, J S: Chorale Prelude BWV721 'Erbarm' dich mein, o Herre Gott'

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of La Madeleine, Paris)

Bach, J S: Toccata & Fugue in F major, BWV540

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of La Madeleine, Paris)

Mozart: Adagio & Fugue in C minor for Strings, K546

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of La Madeleine, Paris)

Mozart: Fantasia in F minor for a mechanical organ, K608

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of La Madeleine, Paris)

Franck, C: Pieces (6) for Organ

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of La Madeleine, Paris)

Franck, C: 3 Pièces (1878)

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of La Madeleine, Paris)

Franck, C: Trois Chorals pour grand orgue, M. 38-40

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of La Madeleine, Paris)

Messiaen: Transports de joie

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral)

Bach, J S: Chorale Prelude BWV731 'Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier'

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral)

Berveiller: Mouvement

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral)

Widor: Toccata from Organ Symphony No. 5 in F minor, Op. 42 No. 1

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral)

Buxtehude: Fugue in C major, BuxWV174

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Colston Hall, Bristol)

Bach, J S: Chorale Prelude BWV731 'Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier'

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Colston Hall, Bristol)

Widor: Organ Symphony No. 5 in F minor, Op. 42 No. 1: Allegro vivace

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Colston Hall, Bristol)

Demessieux: Improvisation on a theme submitted by Adrian Beaumont

  • Jeanne Demessieux (organ of Colston Hall, Bristol)