What’s New

Current composing / arranging activities

 

Orchestration of another psalm (original for choir and organ) for choir and large orchestra in Hebrew language.
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Liturgical organ music in the Minster of Maria Laach


Sunday, June 25, 2017

12th Sunday of Ordinary Time

9:00 AM Convent´s High Mass and 11:00 AM Mass

Postlude: 

Arthur Letondal | 1869 - 1956
Toccata

5:30 PM Vespers:

Postlude: 

Domingo Mas y Sarracant | 1870 - 1944
Ofertorio sinfonico
 

Monday, June 5, 2017

Pentecost Monday

9:00 AM Convent's High Mass and 11:00 AM Mass

Postlude: 

Johann Sebastian Bach | 1685 - 1750
Fantasia on "Komm, Heiliger Geist, Herre Gott" BWV 651

5:30 PM Uhr Vespers

Postlude: 

Nicolas de Grigny | 1672 - 1703
Veni Creator (Plein Chant en Taille)


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Next events

2017 Jun 24, 12:00 pm: Noon concert
Maria Laach, Abbey church, Stahlhuth organ
Website of Maria Laach´s organ concert series (only German)

Organ Music for the Solemnity of St. John the Baptist

Johann Ludwig Krebs | 1713 – 1780
Fantasia a gusto italiano

Flor Peeters | 1903 – 1986
Ut queant laxis (from 10 Chorale Preludes on Gregorian Hymns op. 76)
(Vesper hymn of the Solemnity of St. John the Baptist)

Johann Sebastian Bach | 1685 – 1750
Chorale Prelude on “Christ, unser Herr zum Jordan kam” BWV 684 und 685

Marcel Dupré | 1886 – 1971
Ut queant laxis (from “Le Tombeau de Titelouze”)

Domingo Mas y Serracant | 1870 - 1944
Ofertorio sinfonico

Arthur Letondal | 1869 – 1956
Toccata

Gereon Krahforst, organ

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2017 Jul 01, 12:00 pm: Noon concert
Maria Laach, Abbey church, Stahlhuth organ
Website of Maria Laach´s organ concert series (only German)

Highlights

Johann Sebastian Bach | 1685 – 1750
▪ Toccata and Fugue in D Minor BWV 565

from Cantata „Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben“ BWV 147:
▪ „Jesu meine Freude“


César Franck | 1822 – 1890
Choral Nr. 2 in B Minor 

Johann Sebastian Bach
From Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D Major BWV 1068:
▪ Air (arr. for organ by S. N. Pennfield)

Charles-Marie Widor | 1844 – 1937
Toccata from 5th Organ Symphony in F Minor op. 42/1

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2017 Jul 04, 07:30 pm: Organ concert
Unna, St. Catherine church 


Sigfrid Karg-Elert
 | 1877 – 1933
Rondo alla campanella op. 156

Johann Sebastian Bach | 1685 – 1750
Chorale Preludes on hymn tunes by Martin Luther for the 500th anniversary of Reformation 
▪ Dies sind die heil´gen zehen Gebot´ BWV 678
▪ Vater unser im Himmelreich BWV 682

Gilbert M. Martin | * 1941
A Festive Trumpet Tune

Eustache du Caurroy | 1549 – 1609
Variations on „Une jeune Fillette“

C. Hubert Parry | 1848 – 1918
Chorale Prelude on „Rockingham“

Domenico Scarlatti | 1685 – 1757
Sonata in A K 322

Michael Thorn | * 1950
Blues

Georg Friedrich Händel | 1685 – 1759
Aria „Meine Seele hört im Sehen“ from „Neun Deutsche Arien“
Arr. for organ 2013 by Gereon Krahforst

Gereon Krahforst | * 1973
Improvisation

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