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Variations on a theme by Händel

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

Uploaded by: Aarnoud (02/06/19)
Composer: Boelee, Hans
Sample Producer: Forestpipes Virtual Organs
Sample Set: Waldkirchen, St. Peter Und Paul
Software: Hauptwerk
Genre: Romantic
Description:
Recorded on the beautiful Waldkirchen set from http://www.forestpipes.de

Hans Boelee was born in Leiden (The Netherlands) in 1927. The famous organist Feike Asma was his teacher for many years and he aspired to go to a conservatory, but he had to serve his country as a soldier in Indonesia. When he came back to The Netherlands he continued his lessons with Asma. Boelee was appointed as organist in Driebergen and he conducted many choirs. He wrote quite some pieces for mixed choir, of which his "Marcus Passie" is a much loved work in The Netherlands.
Hans Boelee died in 2002 in Driebergen.

00:00 Theme
Left hand Chororgel G8
Right hand HW G8, R4 alternated by Pos. N8, H4

00:55 Var. 1 (Gigue)
Chororgel G8, S2 alternated by Pos. N8, B2

01:42 Var. 2 (Gavotte-Musette-Gavotte)
Gavotte:
Chor G8
HW G8 IV-I
Pos N8, H4, N 2 2/3, (T 1 3/5)
Ped HO G8 Ped Ch.O. S16

Musette:
Pos. G16, N8 (one octave higher)

04:03 Var. 3 (Toccatine)
Pos. N8, H4, S1

04:57 Var. 3 (Tambourin)
Schw. VH 8
Pos. E16 (one octave higher)
HW G8
Ped. Ch.O. Z16
I-P

06:02 Var. 5 Martellato
HW J8, G8, R4
Schw. Sf8
Pos N8 III-II
Ped. HW S16, G8 Ped Ch.O. Z16 I-P

06:48 Var.6 (Aria)
Schw. VC8
Pos N8 III-II
Ped. Ch.O. Z16 II-P, III-P

09:14 Var. 7 (Finale)
Schw B16, H8, G4, M B16, T8, C4
Pos P8, O4, M
Chor P8, O4, M
HW P8, G8, O4, O2, M, II-I, III-I, IV-I
Ped HO Pr16, S16, O8, C4, Pos16, T8, I-P, II-P

Crescendo to appr. 80% of the stops.

Stoplist:
https://forestpipes.de/organs/waldkirchen-st-peter-und-paul/specification/
Performance: Live
Recorded in: Stereo
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