New CD by the Oratory's Organist Matthew Martin


We’re delighted to announce that Matthew Martin, the Oratory’s Organist, has recorded a new CD of organ music on the Oratory’s historic 1954 Walker/Downes organ. The CD is the most recent addition to Priory Records’ Great European Organs series. It was recorded at the London Oratory during August 2012 and includes Gregorian chant alternatim verses in the Pange lingua by de Grigny. The CD is available from the Oratory shop for £11.50, or through Amazon.co.uk.
A full track listing is given below (click on the links below to hear the two sample tracks; 1 & 11):

1.    

Magnificat primi toni BuxVW 203    

Dieterich Buxtehude (1637-1707)    

8.07    

2.    

Ach Herr, mich armen Sunder BuxVV 178    

Dieterich Buxtehude    

4.01    

3.    

Antiphon: Regina caeli, Regina caeli, laetare    

Peeter Cornet (c.1575-1633)    

1.51    

4.    

Antiphon: Regina caeli, Quia quem meruisti portare    

Peeter Cornet (c.1575-1633)    

2.23    

5.    

Antiphon: Regina caeli, Ressurexit, sicut dixit    

Peeter Cornet (c.1575-1633)    

3.11    

6.    

Antiphon: Regina caeli, Ora pro nobis Deum    

Peeter Cornet (c.1575-1633)    

2.41    

7.    

Offertoire sur le Chant d'O filii et filae    

Nicolas Lèbegue (1631-1702)    

4.28    

8.    

Hymn: Pange lingua, En taille    

Nicolas de Grigny (1672-1703)    

3.55    

9.    

Hymn: Pange lingua, Fugue a 5    

Nicolas de Grigny (1672-1703)    

4.20    

10.    

Hymn: Pange lingua, Récit du chant sur l'hymne précédent    

Nicolas de Grigny (1672-1703)    

4.17    

11.    

Te Deum    

Jeanne Demessieux (1921-1968)    

7.42    

12.    

Prélude sur l'introit de l'Épiphanie    

Maurice Duruflé (1909-1991)    

2.56    

13.    

Reges Tharsis    

Gaston Litaize (1909-1991)    

5.23    

14.    

Épiphanie    

Gaston Litaize    

4.26    

15.    

Paraphrase on Regina caeli    

Guy Weitz (1883-1970)    

3.34    

16.    

From l'Orgue Mystique: Office 48, All Saints: Offertoire    

Charles Tournemire (1870-1937)    

4.45    

17.    

Office 51, 23rd Sunday after Pentecost: Fantasie sur le Te Deum et Guirlandes Alleluiatiques    

Charles Tournemire (1870-1937)    

6.10