Internationale Orgelwoche Nürnberg Musica Sacra - Musik des 20. Jahrhunderts

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The recordings are compiled from performances recorded from 1994 to 2000 by the Bayerischer Rundfunk (Bavarian Radio).
The Erkki-Sven Tüür composition was recorded at the organ of the Church of St. Nikolaus and St. Ulrich, Nürnberg-Mögeldorf. The specific date of the recording is not provided, but it is presumably that of the actual world premiere performance of June 30, 1999. Compilation Arranger for CD: Heinz Wildhagen.

Composition by Erkki-Sven Tüür

CD One - Track 5. Spectrum III (1999) 9:11

Andres Uibo: Organ of the Church of St. Nikolaus and St. Ulrich, Nürnberg-Mögeldorf

Other composer's works on this collection

CD One - Track 1. Bengt Hambraeus: Meteoros 10:50

Christian Schmitt-Engelstadt: Organ of the Church of St. Sebald, Nürnberg

CD One - Track 2. Petr Eben: Hommage á Henry Purcell 12:59

Franz Danksagmüller: Organ of the Church of St. Sebald, Nürnberg

CD One - Track 3. Adriana Hölszky: ...und ich sah, wie ein gläsernes Meer mit Feuer gemischt... 12:26

Jin Kim: Organ of the Church of St. Martin, Nürnberg

CD One - Track 4. Bertold Hummel: Benedicamus Domino op. 102 14:16

Petr Rajnoha: Organ of the Church of St. Sebald, Nürnberg

CD One - Track 6. Marek Kopelant: Der Gnade Freude 11:10

Antal Váradi: Organ of the Church of St. Sebald, Nürnberg

CD Two - Track 1. Wilfried Hiller: Pegasus 51 (for drumset and symphony orchestra) 12:45

Wolfgang Haffner: drumset; Nürnberg Symphony Orchestra / Petr Altrichter (conductor)

CD Two - Track 2. Dieter Schnebel: Toccata mit Fugen (for organ and percussion) 30:37

Werner Jacob: Organ of the Church of St. Sebald; Hermann Schwander:percussion.

CD Two - Tracks 3. to 5. Werner Jacob: ...quasi una cadenza... (for organ and orchestra) 20:22

Andreas Jacob: Organ of the Meistersingerhalle, Nürnberg; Nürnberg Symphony Orchestra / Petr Altrichter (conductor)

Commissions, Dedications, Premieres and Awards

Spectrum III was commissioned by and was premiered by Andres Uibo on June 30, 1999 at the Church of St. Nikolaus and St. Ulrich in Nürnberg, Germany during the Internationale Orgelwoche Nürnberg.

Music Publishers

Publishing information for Spectrum III is currently not known.

Other Points of Interest and Links

There is an introductory note by Werner Jacob and notes on the organ compositions by Dr. Andreas Jacob. There are also photos of each composer with a brief biographical paragraph on each. Photos of each organ used in the recording and details of each registration are given. All of these texts are in German only.

For more information on the Internationale Orgelwoche Nürnberg, please go to their website at www.ion.nuernberg.de.