Canyon Creek Presbyterian Church in Richardson, Texas is the venue where this recording was made in 2017. Quimby Pipe Organs of Warrensburg, Missouri, built their Op. 65 for Canyon Creek, in 2005. American Impressions highlights works composed in the United States from 1916-2016, including: Comes Autumn Time, Requiescat in pace, Fantasy for Flute Stops (Sowerby); Greensleeves, Gwalshmai (Purvis); Three Floral Preludes (Gawthrop); Herzlich tut mich verlangen (Lloyd); Symphony No. 3: The Reformation (Gawthrop). This recording is the first of the Canyon Creek Quimby organ and of the Purvis Gwalshmai, Lloyd Herzlich tut mich verlangen, and both Gawthrop works. Please click here to order this recording.
Recorded on the Hellmuth Wolff organ located in Bales Recital Hall at the University of Kansas in 2007, Pickering plays works by Gawthrop, including: Like a Fire, Sketchbook Two, Four Trio Preludes, Sketchbook Four, Four Noble Gases, and O Jerusalem--A Symphony for Organ. Please click here to order this recording.
Pickering's first recording features Leroy Robertson's solo organ works Sonata in B Minor, Fantasia in F Minor, and Intermezzo. Additional works by Robertson's students Robert Cundick, Crawford Gates, J.J. Keeler, and William Wallace are also included. This is the first commercial recording of the 1983 Robert Sipe organ housed in the Assembly Hall on Temple Square in Salt Lake City, Utah. Please click here to order this recording.
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