HAROLD DARKE (1888-1976): Rhapsody, Op. 4, WALTER ALCOCK (1861-1947): Introduction and Passacaglia, HEALEY WILLAN (1880-1968): Introduction, Passacaglia and Fugue, FRANCIS JACKSON (b.1917): Toccata, Choral and Fugue, Op. 16, BRIAN BROCKLESS (1926-1995): Introduction, Passacaglia and Coda.
Catalogue Number: 03M064
Reference: MSV CD92002
Description: The Darke, Alcock and Brockless being the unusual repertoire here, this recital concentrates on 20th century English examples of one of the most favorite of forms for organ composers, the Passacaglia. Also - each of the works in the list above is dedicated to the prior composer on the list! Andrew Johnstone (organ of St. Patrick's Cathedral, Dublin). Original 1992 release.