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Liturgical organ music in the Minster of Maria Laach

Sunday, December 17, 2017
3rd Sunday of Advent

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

Postlude: 

Max Reger | 1873 - 1916
Fugue from "Fantasia and Fugue on the hymn tune "Wake, awake"
op. 52/2

5:30 PM Vespers:

Postlude: 

Improvisation

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Next events

2017 Dec 16, 12:00 pm: Noon concert
Maria Laach, Abbey church, Stahlhuth organ
Website of Maria Laach´s organ concert series (only German)

Nicolas Lebègue | 1630 – 1702
Une vierge pucelle

John Redford | 1485 – 1547
Veni Redemptor Gentium

Johann Sebastian Bach | 1685 – 1750
Chorale Prelude “Wake, awake” BWV 645

Charles-Marie Widor | 1844 – 1937
From “Bach´s Memento”
▪ Marche du Veilleur de Nuit (on Bach´s Chorale Prelude
  “Wake, awake)

Paul Manz | 1919 - 2009
Chorale Improvisation on “Wake, awake” 

Heinrich von Herzogenberg | 1843 – 1900
Concerto in 3 movements on the Advent Hymn Tune
“Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland”
▪ Moderato
▪ Adagio
▪ Fuga. Allegro

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2017 Dec 17, 06:00 pm: Recital with choir, organ and piano music
Boppard, St. Sebastian, Fasen organ and grandpiano
 

Domenico Scarlatti | 1685 - 1757
Sonata in E Major K 380 (Piano)

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart | 1756 - 1791
12 Variations on "Ah, vous dirais-je, Maman" KV 265 (Piano)

Franz Lehrndorfer | 1928 - 2013
Variations on "Morgen kommt der Weihnachtsmann" (organ) 

... as well as choir music for Adventtide, sung by the female choir "Heideklang" conducted by Olga Matushina

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2017 Dec 23, 12:00 pm: Noon concert
Maria Laach, Abbey church, Stahlhuth organ
Website of Maria Laach´s organ concert series (only German)


Gereon Krahforst
 | 1973
Chorale Partita „O Heiland, reiß’  die Himmel auf“

Domenico Scarlatti | 1685 – 1757
Pastorale in D Major

Johannes Weyhmann | 1887 – 1911
Wake, awake

Moritz Brosig | 1815 – 1887
Nun komm, der Heiden Heiland

Johann Valentin Müller | 1830 – 1905
Fantasia on “Tochter Zion” from Haendel´s
“Judas Maccabäus”
(Form: introduction, theme and 6 variations)


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