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Liturgical organ music in the Minster of Maria Laach

Sunday, May 26, 2019
6th Sunday of Eastertide

9:00 AM Convent´s high mass and 11:00 AM mass

Postlude: 

Georges MacMaster | 1862 - 1938
Grand Chœur

5:30 PM Vespers

Postlude: 

Theophil Forchhammer | 1847 - 1923
Christ ist erstanden


Thursday, May 30, 2019

Ascension Day

9:00 AM Convent´s high mass and 11:00 AM mass

Postlude: 

Olivier Messiaen | 1908 - 1992
From "L´Ascension" 
▪ III. Transports de Joie 

5:30 PM Vespers

Postlude: 

Olivier Messiaen
From "L´Ascension" 
▪ I. Majesty of Christ

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Next events

2019 May 25, 12:00 pm: Noon concert
Maria Laach, Abbey church, Klais Choir organ (1998, II/Ped/22) and Stahlhuth organ (1910, III/Ped/66)
Website of Maria Laach´s organ concert series (only German)

Choir organ

Michelangelo Rossi | 1602 - 1656
Toccata quinta

From the Organ tabulature by Leonhard Kleber | frühes 16. Jhdt.
▪ Sancta Maria en fa (Hans Buchner)

Great organ

Eustache du Caurroy | 1549 - 1609
Ave Maris Stella

Edwin Lemare
 | 1865 – 1934
Spring Song “From the South” op. 56

Joseph Ahrens
| 1904 - 1997
Chorale Variations “Christus ist erstanden”

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2019 May 27, 08:00 pm: Organ concert
Pfungstadt, Lutheran Church, Bernhard organ (Johann Hartmann Bernhard, 1825 / Förster & Nicolaus, 2012/2013, II/Ped/27)

Samuel Sebastian Wesley | 1810 - 1876  
Choral Song and Fugue

Gereon Krahforst
 | * 1973
Chorale Prelude "Bleib´ bei mir, Herr"

Benjamin Carr
 | 1768 - 1831
Voluntary for the organ

Hans-André Stamm
 | * 1958
Chorale Prelude "Der Tag, mein Gott, ist nun vergangen"

Christian Gottlob Neefe 
| 1748 - 1798    
Variations on the priest´s march from Mozart´s "Magic Flute"

Thomas Gabriel| * 1957
Chorale Prelude "Liebster Jesu, wir sind hier"

Christian Erbach
 | 1570 - 1635
Fantasia primi toni

Markus Eichenlaub| * 1970
Chorale Prelude "Mein´ schönste Zier"

Pablo Bruna
 | 1610 - 1679
Tiento de secondo tono sobre la letania de la virgen

Sebastian Bartmann | * 1979
Chorale Prelude "Nun bitten wir den Heiligen Geist"

Eustache du Caurroy
 | 1549 - 1609
3 Fantasias on "Une jeune fillette" (arr. for organ by
Gereon Krahforst 2013)

Gereon Krahforst 
Chorale Prelude "Wer leben will wie Gott auf dieser Erde"

Gaston Belier 
| 1844 - 1937           
Toccata

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2019 May 30, 07:30 pm: Silent movie with organ improvisation
Koblenz, Rhine-Mosel-Hall, Kemper-Mayer organ (1963/2014, IV/Ped/71)