SAMUEL SEBASTIAN WESLEY (1810-1876): Complete Organ Works - A First Set of 3 Pieces, A Second Set of 3 Pieces, Holsworthy Church Bells, Larghetto in F Minor, Variations on the National Anthem, Andante Cantabile in G, Andantes in E Minor, C, A, C & in D, Grave in D Minor - Andante in F, Introduction and Fugue in C Sharp Minor, Psalm Tunes: St. Anne, Angels' Hymn, Irish, 104th Psalm, Westminster, Bedford, London New.
Catalogue Number: 11L044
Reference: PRCD 1015
Description: "The greatest composer in the English cathedral tradition between Purcell and Stanford" (Grove) was also widely accepted as the finest English organist of his time. This recital of his extant organ works attempts to give a glimpse of that accomplishment through these occasional pieces and groups of pieces for amateur use (the sets of 3 Pieces). 2 CDs. John Robinson (organ of Carlisle Cathedral).