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

Pastorale (L’Organiste moderne - 1ère Livraison,1867)

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


Comments (19)

Comment on this music


Login/Register to post a comment.

Featured Article

Furtwängler & Hammer Imperial Cathedral Königslutter - A Kingly Instrument for a Royal Worship Space

Furtwängler & Hammer, No. 286 - A Masterpiece Saved!!!The grand organ in the Kaiserdom,&nb...

Uploaded by: Agnus_Dei (05/18/19)
Composer: Lefébure-Wely, Louis James Alfred
Sample Producer: Audio Angelorum
Sample Set: Peterborough Cathedral Hill
Software: Hauptwerk
Genre: Romantic
Description:
Louis-James-Alfred Lefébure-Wely (13 November 1817 – 31 December 1869) was a French organist and composer. He played a major role in the development of the French symphonic organ style and was closely associated with the organ builder Aristide Cavaillé-Coll, inaugurating many new Cavaillé-Coll organs.

His playing was virtuosic, and as a performer he was rated above eminent contemporaries including César Franck. His compositions, less substantial than those of Franck and others, have not held such a prominent place in the repertory.

I want to first acknowledge Fazioli, who recently uploaded this piece. I would not have been aware of it if he hadn't, so, THANK YOU, Roland! :-)

I wanted this piece to show the fine, "rustic" Hill Hautboy of the Swell. The section for the Cromorne is played upon the Clarinet of the Solo, with the Vox Humana added for a little more "grit".

This little gem of a piece is found in "L’Organiste moderne – 1ère Livraison", which dates from (1867), and the score is attached below.

Also attached is a drawing and a photo of Lefébure-Wely, as well as a picture of the Church of St.-Roch in Paris where he served as organist, and one of the organ.
Performance: Live
Recorded in: Stereo
Playlists:
Options: Sign up today to download piece.
Subscribe to Agnus_Dei's music
See what Agnus_Dei used to make this recording
 
Attachments:
  • Please Log in to download.
  • Please Log in to download.
  • Please Log in to download.
  • Please Log in to download.
  • Please Log in to download.
Name: