Concert Program for Feb 19: “Americana!”

Former Civic Organist Jared Jacobsen will play the Sunday concert, with thte theme of “AMERICANA!”

“America”

Variations on “America” for Organ
Charles Edward Ives (1874-1954)

Prelude (Novelette in Fourths)
George Gershwin (1898-1937)
-transcribed for organ by Jared Jacobsen

“Largo” from The New World Symphony
Antonín Dvorák (1841-1904)
-arranged for organ by Noel Rawsthorne

The Stars and Stripes Forever!
John Philip Sousa (1854-1932)
– arranged for organ by E. Power Biggs

Remarks

St. Louis Blues – A “Hot” Transcription for Organ
W. C. (William Christopher) Handy (1873-1958)
-as played by Thomas “Fats” Waller (1904-1943)

Pastorale
Darius Milhaud (1892-1974)

The Syncopated Clock
Leroy Anderson (1908-1975)
-arranged for organ by Virginia Carrington Thomas

American Rhapsody
Pietro Alessandro Yon (1886-1943)

America’s National Anthem – the Star-Spangled Banner

Between selections Jared Jacobsen provided the organ fans with h

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