Subscribe to our mailing list to get news, specials and updates:     Name: Email:

Weihnachten

577 views | Find this title on Sheet Music Plus
Login to recommend piece!


Comments (7)

Comment on this music


Login/Register to post a comment.

Featured Article

A noble Hill organ, twice orphaned, finds a new home!

The proud organ, built by William Hill for St. Paul's Church-Burton-on-Trent almost 150 years a...

Uploaded by: JamesLewis (12/28/13)
Composer: Reger, Max
Sample Producer: Lavender Audio
Sample Set: Hereford Cathedral Willis Organ
Software: Hauptwerk
Genre: Romantic
Description:
Number 3 from Opus 145 is a dark and brooding piece, reminding us of the true meaning of Christmas - that God came down from heaven to die as atonement for our sin. After the central climax of the crucifixion, Reger weaves a magical close to the piece, intermingling the themes of the German Christmas carols "Vom Himmel Hoch" and "Stille Nacht", which I have chosen to play on the Choir Lieblich Gedacht 8 and Solo Cor Anglais 8, respectively.

Whilst not one of Reger's more technically demanding works, this is a real expressive tour-de-force, drawing on the full tonal resources of the organ, in this case the XL version of Hereford, making extensive use of the enclosed Choir and 16' Lieblich Bourdon.
Performance: Live
Recorded in: Stereo
Playlists:
Options: Sign up today to download piece.
Subscribe to JamesLewis's music
Click here to notify JamesLewis that you are interested in his/her configuration details
Name: