King of Instruments: The Art of Gillian Weir – Vol. 4


King of Instruments: The Art of Gillian Weir – Vol. 4
Gillian Weir
Label
Decca
Catalogue No.
4601892
Barcode
00028946018927
Format
1-CD
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JEAN-FRANÇOIS DANDRIEU
Premier Livre de Pièces d’Orgue:
Pièces en A.Mi La
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Pièces en G.Ré Sol mineur
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LOUIS MARCHAND
Pièces d’Orgue:
Troisième Livre
Quatrième Livre

NICOLAS DE GRIGNY
Tierce en Taille

HENRI MULET
Toccata tu es Petrus

Gillian Weir, organ

Recording information

Recording producers: Michael Bremner (Dandrieu, Marchand); Chris Hazell (de Grigny, Mulet)
Recording engineers: Stanley Goodall, Mike Mailes, Dave Frost (Dandrieu [1]-[10]); Stanley Goodall, Simon Eadon (Dandrieu [11]-[22]); Simon Eadon (Marchand); Stanley Goodall, Simon Eadon (de Grigny, Mulet)
Recording locations: Basel, Switzerland, 1979 (Dandrieu); Thionville, France, 1974 (Marchand); Hexham, England, 1975 (de Grigny, Mulet)

Reviews

‘Her interpretations are marked by a vivid palette, authority and taste’ [Dandrieu] Penguin Guide to Compact Discs

‘Weir’s formidable virtuosity is given free rein in Mulet’s Tue s Petrus’ BBC Music Magazine

‘These atmospheric, dramatic and intense readings have stood the test of time remarkably well’ MusicWeb

‘Idiomatically convincing and infectiously vervy performances’ Fanfare