Pachelbel: Organ Works Vol II

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Matthew Owens, now Organist and Master of the Choristers at Wells Cathedral, continues his survey of Johann Pachelbel’s organ music on British instruments. For volume II, Owens has chosen the Frobenius organ of Edinburgh’s Canongate Kirk, renowned for its intimacy and fine pedigree. Its sophisticated tones and colours are heard here in the service of Pachelbel’s devout and wide-ranging inspiration.

"No reservations at all about Matthew Owens's first-rate playing. His articulation and ornamentation are always stylistically appropriate and he has the knack of choosing tempi which feel exactly right."

"this is a pleasant listen and collectors of organ music will want to investigate further."


Producer: Paul Baxter
Recording Venue: Canongate Kirk, Edinburgh
Recording Dates: 13-14 October 2005
Release Date: 29 September 2008
Catalogue No: DCD34031
Total playing time: 1:12:01

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