Artists: Samuel S. Soria
Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, Los Angeles
Delos is well-known for its commitment to organ repertoire and outstanding organists. In this tradition, Premiere Organ Recording – Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels is a significant addition to Delos’ organ recording catalog. Samuel Soria brings an exceptional spirit and dazzling performance level to this special recording. Premiere Organ Recording – Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels offers a colorful variety of compositions ranging from the contemporary Alec Wyton to J.S. Bach. Premiere Organ Recording – Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels is the first to feature the new pipe organ of the Cathedral. Since its opening in 2002, the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels has become a significant religious, cultural and architectural landmark in Los Angeles. The organ was commissioned from Dobson Pipe Organ Builders, and is the 89th largest pipe organ in North America and the 143rd largest in the world.
Alec Wyton: Fanfare
Louis Vierne: Naiades for Organ, Op. 55
Julius Reubke: The 94th Psalm – Sonata for Organ
Johann Sebastian Bach: Prelude and Fugue in C, BWV 547
Olivier Messiaen: L’Ascension pour Orgue, II. & III.
Herbert Howells: Psalm Preludes, Set II No. I