The Interlochen Collection: Organ Dedications

Feb 22, 2019

Credit Interlochen Center for the Arts

On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, we’ll hear organ music from various Interlochen dedications. Listen to the entire episode below.

Episode playlist
Don Gillis, Concerto for Organ and Band
High School Symphonic Band
Richard Ellsasser, organ
George C. Wilson, conductor
July 1960

George Frederic Handel, Concerto No. 2 in B-flat for Organ and Orchestra
Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra
Robert Clark, organ
Thor Johnson, conductor
May 1966

(L to R) George C. Wilson, Don Gillis & Richard Ellsasser
Credit Interlochen Center for the Arts

Johann Sebastian Bach, Fantasia and Fugue in G minor for Organ BWV 542
Robert Clark, organ
May 1966

Johann Sebastian Bach, Prelude and Fugue in A minor BWV 543
Thomas Bara, organ
July 1989

The archival recordings heard on this program are available thanks to generous support from our listeners, The Association for Recorded Sound Collections and the Hamer D. and Phyllis C. Shafer Foundation.

Monica Yost helped produce this episode.