Monthly Archives: October 2010

Thomas Murray plays Schumann Four Sketches at Woolsey Hall

On October 10 of 2010 Professor Thomas Murray, University Organist at Yale performed an organ recital of works by Hindemith, Schumann, Weitz, Goldmark and Locklair on the world-famous Newberry Memorial Pipe Organ. It was built-in 1901 by Hutchings, improved mechanically … Continue reading

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Complete Demessieux performed at Saint John the Divine

On Sunday afternoons October 10, 17 and 24, Stephen Tharp performed all of the solo organ works of Jeanne Demessieux at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine, New York City. This was the first time that one artist has … Continue reading

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Stephen Tharp records Vierne 5th at Saint-Sulpice, Paris

On September 26th, Stephen Tharp played an organ recital at St. Sulpice, Paris as part of their “Concerts Spirituels” afternoon series: Daniel Roth Te Deum; Marcel Dupre Prelude and Fugue in e minor; George Baker Variations on the tune Rouen … Continue reading

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George Baker’s Variations on the hymn tune Rouen

Earlier this year Stephen (Tharp) commissioned an organ work from Dallas organist and composer George Baker, a former student of Pierre Cochereau, Jean Langlais and Robert Anderson. The result, Variations on the hymn tune ‘Rouen,’ that was premiere on Monday … Continue reading

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