Inaugural Concert (recorded in March 2010)

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Inaugural Concert (recorded in March 2010)
John Wells & Indra Hughes at the Organ of Auckland Town Hall, with combined choirs conducted by Terence Maskell & John Rosser

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Release Date: Monday 20 September 2010

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This inaugual concert presented the rebuilt organ in a variety of roles: as a solo instrument , accompanying choirs, with orchestra, and as a ceremonial civic instrument.

Tracks:

1 I Was Glad
Parry
5:39

2 Laß dich nur nichts nicht dauren mit Trauren (Geistliches Lied), Op. 30
Brahms
Musica Sacra
The Graduate Choir, New Zealand
Viva Voce choirs, John Rosser conductor, Indra Hughes organist
5:22

3-7 Organ Symphony in C major (Première)
Wells
John Wells organist
35:35

8 Blessed City, heavenly Salem
Bairstow
10:41

9-11 Symphony No. 1 in D minor for Organ and Orchestra, Op. 42
Guilmant
Auckland Youth Symphony Orchestra, Antun Poljanich conductor, Paul Tarling organist
21:38

12 The National Anthem of New Zealand
Woods arr. Hughes
sung by the choirs and audience: Auckland Youth Symphony Orchestra, Antun Poljanich conductor, John Wells organist
3:38

Total duration 82:50