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Pierre Cochereau: New CD/DVD box set with improvisations and interpretations

CD634

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Cochereau: Raretés et inédits. Rarities and unreleased recordings

19 CDs (Duration: 22 hours), 1 DVD (Duration: 2 hours), booklet with 72 pages (French/English)
This large CD/DVD box set contains not only 29 improvisations, most of which have never before been published – and including seven four-movement symphonies – but also recordings of works by 30 composers of organ music across four centuries on more than 20 organs in Europe and overseas.

Content:
CD 1: Works by Bach, Händel and de la Casinière.
CD 2: Works by Lebègue, Bach, Calvière, Mendelssohn and Liszt.
CD 3: Vierne: 2nd Symphony, Dupré: Symphonie-Passion op. 23.
CD 4: Works by Bach, Franck, Tournemire and Cochereau.
CD 5: Pierre Cochereau: 3 improvised Symphonies (New York, Sydney, Ann Arbor).
CD 6: Works by Widor, Dupré, Cochereau and Messiaen.
CD 7: Works by Bach, Händel, Vivaldi and Saint-Saëns.
CD 8: Works by Franck and Vierne.
CD 9: Works by Corrette, Cochereau, Stradella and Vittoria.
CD 10: Works by Bach, d’Haudimont, Clarke, Widor and Cochereau.
CD 11: Works by Calmel, Cochereau and Messiaen.
CD 12: Works by Cochereau, Vierne, de Saint-Martin, Messiaen and Mouret.
CD 13: Works by Julien, Couperin, Bach, Albinoni and Cochereau.
CD 14: Works by Liszt and Cochereau.
CD 15: Works by Bach, Telemann, Alain, Cochereau and Rivier.
CD 16: Works by Poulenc (Concerto pour orgue, cordes et timbales) and Cochereau.
CD 17: Works and improvisations of Cochereau.
CD 18: Works by Purcell, Bach, Cochereau and Delerue.
CD 19: Radio interview with Pierre Cochereau; Bach: Final Chorus of St Matthew Passion (organ).
DVD: Pierre Cochereau – L'organiste de Notre-Dame.
Special price: € 75.00
(Order no. CD 634)

CDs with improvisations and interpretations of Pierre Cochereau

You can find transcriptions of Pierre Cochereau recordings in the editions of Éditions Chantraine (=EC), marked with the EC numbers.
CD624

L'art de la Variation
Content:
Variations sur „Adeste fideles“ (1970) (EC 138), Variations sur deux noëls (1980), Partita sur „O Filii et Filiæ“ (1979), Prélude et Choral varié sur un noël (1974), Prélude, Adagio et Choral varié sur „La Marseillaise“ (1968)
Price: € 14.00 (Order no. CD 624)

CD502

L’Organiste de Notre-Dame
Content:
CD 1: The interpreter: Works by Bach, Franck, Messiaen, Dupré, Cochereau.
CD 2: The concert improvisator: Scherzo symphonique, 4 Chorals sur des thèmes de Pâques, Introduction, Choral et Variations sur O filii et filiae (EC 151), Scherzo symphonique (EC 139)
CD 3: The liturgical organist: Recordings of 1968-84.
Price: € 39.00 (Order no. CD 502, 3 CDs)

CD503

Une Nuit de Noël à Notre-Dame de Paris
Content:
Choral and organ works with the Maîtrise de Notre-Dame. Among others: Sortie sur „Venez, Divin Messie“ (EC 113)
Price: € 14.00 (Order no. CD 503)

CD504

Pierre Cochereau improvise sur des Noëls
Content:
Variations sur un Noël Roumain, Prélude & Variations sur „Venez divin Messie“ (EC 122), Sortie sur „Adeste Fideles“ (EC 150), Prélude, Choral & Variations sur „La Marche des Rois“, Communion de Noël, Variations sur un Noël
Price: € 18.00 (Order no. CD 504)

CD505

Cochereau – Deux grandes improvisations de concert à Notre-Dame de Paris
Content:
Suite de Danses (EC 123), Prélude, Adagio et Choral varié
Price: € 14.00 (Order no. CD 505)

CD506

Pierre Cochereau à Notre-Dame de Paris
Content:
15 Versets sur „Ave maris stella“ (EC 157), Variations sur un vieux Noël (EC 137)
Price: € 14.00 (Order no. CD 506)

CD509

12 improvisations inédites
Content:
Recordings from a concert tour in spring 1969 when Cochereau played on a portable organ. Among others: the „Cantem toto la gloria“ (EC 120)
Price: € 32.00 (Order no. CD 509, 2 CDs)

CD510

L’Œuvre Ecrite – compositions by Cochereau
Content:
Symphonie pour Grand Orgue (EC 100), Paraphrase de la Dédicace (EC 148), Trois Variations sur un thême chromatique, Thême et Variations sur „Ma jeunesse a une fin“. Francois Lombard and Pierre Pincemaille at the Organ of Saint-Vincent in Roquevaire.
Price: € 14,- (Order no. CD 510)

CD511

Reconstructed improvisations
Content:
15 Versets sur „Ave maris stella“ (EC 157), Introduction, Choral et Variations sur „O filii“ (EC 151), Sortie sur „Adeste fideles“ (EC 150)
Francois Lombard at the Grande Orgue of Saint-Pierre in Calais.
Price: € 14.00 (Order no. CD 511)

CD583

Cochereau – La Légende
Content:
Pierre Cochereau at the Organ of the Cathedrale Notre-Dame, Paris 1963. „Symphonie en improvisation“ (EC 161), „Treize Improvisations sur des versets de vêpres“ (EC 125) and „Boléro“ (EC 116).
Price: € 18.00 (Order no. CD 583)

CD584

Reconstructed improvisations on folk themes
Content:
Variations sur „Frêre Jacques“ (EC 149), Suite à la française sur des thèmes populaires (EC 115), Improvisations sur „Alouette, gentille alouette“.
Francois Lombard at the Organ of Saint-Eloi in Dunkirk.
Price: € 14.00 (Order no. CD 584)

CD598

A Phenomenon Without Equal.
French Organ Improvisation from Vierne to Cochereau

Content:
Pierre Cochereau, „Frère Jacques“ (EC 149), „Symphonie Improvisée“ (San Francisco, 1972; EC 162) and other transcribed improvisations of Vierne (Duruflé), Dupré (Smith), Tournemire (Duruflé) and Cochereau (Lombard).
Anthony Hammond at the Walcker Organ of the Cathedral of Blackburn (IV/60).
Price: € 14.00 (Order no. CD 598)

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