Monday, February 15, 2010

President's Day Marches

What do you think of on President's Day? We think of Marches and and parades! So to celebrate, we are featuring Douglas Major as he takes you on a marching tour of the grand Skinner organ of Washington National Cathedral in his album Marches!

Douglas Major, organist
Washington National Cathedral

From Sousa to Bach, here are some of the most famous, and most stirring marches ever written, played on a large organ in a Gothic acoustic cathedral.

Sousa: Stars & Stripes Forever
Sousa: Washington Post March
Mendelssohn: Bridal March
C.P.E. Bach: March
Karg-Elert: Marche Triomphale
Lloyd Webber: Solemn Procession
Parry: Bridal March
Clarke: Prince of Denmark's March
Walton: Crown Imperial
Marcello: Psalm XIX
J. S. Bach: March (Cantata 208)
Haydn: March
Grieg: Triumphal March
Arnatt: Fanfare for Organ

For more information on this release and more visit The Gothic Catalog

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