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RHEINBERGER, J.G.: Organ Works, Vol.  7 (Rubsam)


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RHEINBERGER, J.G.: Organ Works, Vol. 7 (Rubsam)

Successful during his lifetime as a composer in a variety of genres, Rheinberger is remembered today largely for his twenty organ sonatas and other shorter compositions for the instrument. The sonatas, composed in a bold and virtuosic style, rank among the major works composed for the ‘king of instruments’ during the nineteenth century. The Twelve Monologues, six of which are heard on this disc, range across a variety of keys and emotional moods, culminating in an elaborate setting of a chorale best known from its use in the St Matthew Passion of J.S. Bach, whose influence may also be heard in Rheinberger’s D minor Prelude and Fugue.

Rheinberger, Joseph Gabriel

  Organ Sonata No. 17 in B Major, Op. 181
1.   I. Fantasie 00:11:23
2.   II. Intermezzo 00:05:08
3.   III. Introduction and Fugue 00:08:27
  Prelude and Fugue in D Minor, JWV 10
4.   Prelude 00:03:21
5.   Fugue 00:03:00
  12 Monologe (12 Monologues), Op. 162 (excerpts)
6.   No. 1. Con moto in C Major 00:02:25
7.   No. 2. Poco agitato in A Minor 00:02:25
8.   No. 3. Andante tranquillo in E Major 00:03:27
9.   No. 4. Andantino in E - Flat Minor 00:02:48
10.   No. 5. Andante amabile in G Major 00:03:28
11.   No. 6. Largo espressivo in B Minor 00:03:22
  Organ Sonata No. 18 in A Major, Op. 188
12.   I. Phantasie 00:06:35
13.   II. Capriccio 00:04:55
14.   III. Idylle 00:05:13
15.   IV. Finale 00:08:04

Total Playing Time: 01:14:01

Rheinberger, Joseph Gabriel

Rubsam, Wolfgang

Label: Naxos

Series: Organ Encyclopedia

Genre: Instrumental

Period: Romantic

Catalogue No: 8.570314

Barcode: 0747313031474

Physical Release: 12/2008

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