American Classic Widor, Vol 5; Joby Bell playing the Aeolian-Skinner (Op. 1308) at St. Mark's Cathedral, Shreveport, LA.
Volume 5 in Centaur's traversal of the complete organ works of Widor, performed by Joby Bell. The works in this series are performed on five magnificent Aeolian-Skinner and E.M. Skinner instruments; hence, the "American Classic" label. Since 2004, professor Joby Bell has served on the faculty of the Hayes School of Music, where he teaches organ and church music studies. His church music teaching emphasizes the practical knowledge needed for a solid undergraduate foundation toward successful work and further studies in sacred music. His organ teaching specializes in practice techniques, memorization, service playing, choral accompanying, and maintaining grace under pressure.
Symphony No. 6 in g minor, Op. 42, #2 (1878)
Symphonie romane in D, Op. 73 (1899)
2015 at St. Mark's Cathedral, Shreveport, LA; Aeolian-Skinner Op. 1308 (1955).
Play time: 72'18"