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Music for Organ and Orchestra

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Columbia MS 6393

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1962

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By: nigh on Aug, 14 2012

This might be a collector's item for some who knew that Biggs had steadfastly refused to play an electronic organ, Hewas forced to play an Allen electronic for the Strauss for this recording.

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Francis Poulenc Organ Concerto in G minor, The Philadelphia Orchestra Purchase sheetmusic 19:23

Academy of Music
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA - map
Aeolian-Skinner 1960 III/75
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By: nigh on Jul, 29 2011

As if the faulty acoustics of the Academy weren't enough, this sound (transcription) has intermodulation distortion that isn't detectable on my copy.

Richard Strauss Festival Prelude for Organ and Orchestra, op. 61, New York Philharmonic 9:34

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Samuel Barber Toccata Festiva, op. 36, The Philadelphia Orchestra Purchase sheetmusic 13:33

Academy of Music
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Aeolian-Skinner 1960 III/75
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