Organ Recital: Christian Gautschi

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Sunday, April 22, 2018
5:15 pm Saint Thomas Church

The Saint Thomas Organ Recital Series is free and open to the public. Usually starting at approximately 5:15pm, it follows the 4pm service on most Sundays from September through May. The use of cameras and recording devices is strictly prohibited during the performance.

This week's recital is given by Christian Gautschi (Zurich, Switzerland). He will play the following program on the Loening-Hancock Organ:

Christus surrexit (2 verses)
Anonymous (c. 1640)

Suite in a
from the Gresse Manuscript (Netherlands) (c. 1690)

  • i. Prelude
  • ii. Allemande
  • iii. Courante
  • iv. Sarabande
  • v. Jig

Voluntary in D
William Boyce (1711-1779)

  • i. Larghetto
  • ii. Vivace

Christ lag in Todesbanden
Gottfried Homilius (1714-1785)

Three short dances for house organ
Traditional Swiss

  • i. Anglaise
  • ii. Langaus
  • iii. Hopser

Freu dich, du werte Christenheit
Anonymous (c. 1720)

Festive March, Op. 22/30
Erkki Melartin (1875-1937)

Zäuerli (Swiss mountain yodel)
Traditional Swiss

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