A forgotten performance practice in romantic music

A forgotten performance practice in romantic music

The Fantasie und Fuge über den Choral “Ad nos, ad salutarem undam“ is not only the earliest organ work of Franz Liszt (1811-1886), but is also his longest, technically most demanding, and musically most complex.  This composition, on a theme from the opera LeProphète...
Sweelinck’s Ricercar

Sweelinck’s Ricercar

Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck is one of the few keyboard composers who treated the organ and strung keyboard instruments, in his case the harpsichord, equally.  The only composer who can be compared with him in this is Johann Sebastian Bach.  Although the sources do not...
A new edition of ‘PSALMEN voor orgel’ by Cor Kee

A new edition of ‘PSALMEN voor orgel’ by Cor Kee

The oeuvre of Cor Kee (1900-1997) is extensive and varied. Thanks to his open ears he was always renewing himself, often to the surprise of many. Before 1935 he wrote, under his own name or under the pseudonym ‘Orgelius’, dozens of arrangements, introductions,...