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Exclusive Classical Music recorded in Spain's large Cathedrals and Churches !
With pictures from "Making of" and some very enticing photographs from the regions where has been recorded.

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  IN MEMORIAM - JOSÉ MANUEL AZKUE - 1927-2008  
J.S.Bach - Prelude and Triple Fugue in B major - BWV 552
performed in 1976 by José Manuel Azkue at the large Blancafort Organ
the Major Sun Organ "Órgano del Sol Mayor" in Marbella / Southern Spain.




Grand Organ
High quality analog recordings / samples

Most of the organ works have been recorded at Marbella's main church in southern Spain,
using one of Spain's largest and finest church organs, the grand Blancafort Organ: Órgano del Sol Mayor.

One of Spain's largest and finest church organs



Toccatas, Preludes and Fugues by Johann Sebastian Bach


TOCCATA & FUGUE in d minor BWV 565 by Johann Sebastian Bach, performed by PILAR CABRERA (Spain) in 1986 at the Grand Marbella Organ "Organo del Sol Mayor at the Main Church of the city
of Marbella, famous holiday resort in Andalusia, Southern Spain.
Toccata & Fugue


PRELUDE & FUGUE in G major BWV 541 by Johann Sebastian Bach, performed by PILAR CABRERA (Spain) on the new Organ at Valladolid's Cathedral in Northern Spain.
Toccata in G major - BWV 541 - sample Fugue in G major - BWV 541 - sample



PASSACAGLIA & FUGUE in c minor BWV 582 by Johann Sebastian Bach, performed by
PILAR CABRERA (Spain) on the new Organ at Valladolid's Cathedral in Northern Spain.
Passacaglia in c minor - BWV 582 - sample Fugue in c minor - BWV 582 - sample



PASSACAGLIA & FUGUE in c minor BWV 582 by Johann Sebastian Bach, performed by
IAN TRACEY (UK) in 1986 at the Grand Marbella Organ "Organo del Sol Mayor at the Main Church
of the city of Marbella, famous holiday resort in Andalusia, Southern Spain.
Passacaglia in c minor - BWV 582 - sample Fugue in c minor - BWV 582 - sample



TOCCATA & FUGUE in d minor BWV 538 by Johann Sebastian Bach, performed by Ian Tracey (UK)
on the Grand Marbella Organ "Organo del Sol Mayor at the Main Church of the city of Marbella,
famous holiday resort in Andalusia, Southern Spain.
Toccata in d minor - BWV 538 - sample Fugue in d minor - BWV 538 - sample


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TOCCATA & FUGUE in f major (Dorian) BWV 540 / by Johann Sebastian Bach, performed by J.R.W.
in 1984 at the Grand Marbella Organ "Organo del Sol Mayor at the Main Church
of the city of Marbella, famous holiday resort in Andalusia, Southern Spain.
Toccata - BWV 540 - sample Fugue - BWV 540 - sample



FANTASIE & FUGUE in G minor - BWV 542 by Johann Sebastian Bach
performed by Pilar Cabrera at Valladolid's Cathedral.
Live recorded during the Autum Concert at Valladolid's Cathedral on September 29, 2007.
Fantasie - BWV 542 - sample Fugue - BWV 542 - sample



FUGUE in G - BWV 578 by Johann Sebastian Bach, performed by Ian Tracey (UK)
on the Grand Marbella Organ "Organo del Sol Mayor at the Main Church of the city of Marbella,
the famous holiday resort in Andalusia, Southern Spain.

Fugue in G - sample



Prelude and Triple Fugue - BWV 552 by Johann Sebastian Bach,
performed by PILAR CABRERA (Spain) on the new Organ at Valladolid's Cathedral in Northern Spain.

Prelude - sample           Triple Fugue - sample

(complete version: 18 min. live recording)



Prelude and Triple Fugue - BWV 552 by Johann Sebastian Bach,
performed by JOSÉ MANUEL AZKUE from San Sebastián in Northern Spain, on the Grand Marbella Organ
"Organo del Sol Mayor at the Main Church of the city of Marbella,
the famous holiday resort in Andalusia, Southern Spain.

Samples and pictures of JOSÉ MANUEL AZKUE.



Rosalinde Haas performing in Marbella in 1986. Rosalinde Haas plays - BWV 564
Toccata, Adagio and Fugue in C major

Toccata sample
the complete Toccata available for members only...
Adagio   (complete movement)
Fugue sample
the complete Fugue available for members only...

Rosalinde Haas the day after her concert in Marbella in 1986.
© Portrait byMichael Reckling



An other version of the Adagio from Toccata, Adagio and Fugue - BWV 564 by Johann Sebastian Bach,
performed by blind organist Hans Herman Werres from Germany
on the grand Blancafort Organ "Organo del Sol Mayor" at the Main Church of the city of Marbella.
(analog recording of 1976)

Adagio sample



PRELUDE & FUGUE in d major BWV 532 by Johann Sebastian Bach,
performed PILAR CABRERA (Spain) at the Grand Marbella Organ
"Organo del Sol Mayor" at the Main Church of the city of Marbella,
the most famous holiday resort in Andalusia, Southern Spain.
(analog recording of 1982)

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Chorals by Johann Sebastian Bach



Jean Langlais in Marbella
Jean Langlais with Michael Reckling in 1977 in southern Spain.
It was his unique recital in Spain on the large Blancafort Organ at the main church of Marbella.

Jean Langlais with Michael Reckling in Marbella


Jean Langlais in Marbella 1977
Jean Langlais
* La Fontenelle, February 15, 1907
d. Paris, May 8, 1991
© 1977 Michael Reckling - Valladolid
Jean Langlais
plays three Schübler Chorals.

Wachet auf ruft uns die Stimme - BWV 645
Choral sample

Wer nur den lieben Gott lässt walten - BWV 647
Choral sample

Kommst Du nun... - BWV 650
Choral sample



Photograph taken by Michael Reckling the day before
his only performance in Spain during Easter 1977.







A never seen video of Jean Langlais !
A very short interview carried out by Michael Reckling,
at the Marbella Club Hotel in 1977 and recorded
with on of the first black/white video equipments Akai VR-110.




PILAR CABRERA (Spain) performing on the new Organ at Valladolid's Cathedral in Northern Spain.

"Erbarme Dich oh Herre Gott" - sample
recorded at the empty Cathedral

"Schmücke Dich oh liebe Seele..." - sample
live recording during Pilar Cabrera's Easter Concert 2007 at Valladolid's Cathedral.




Triosonatas by Johann Sebastian Bach


TRIO SONATA Nr. 4 in E minor - BWV 528 by Johann Sebastian Bach, performed by PILAR CABRERA in 1986 at the Grand Marbella Organ "Organo del Sol Mayor at the Main Church of the city of Marbella,
famous holiday resort in Andalusia, Southern Spain.

Triosonata Nr. 4


TRIO SONATA Nr. 6 in G major - BWV 530 by Johann Sebastian Bach, performed by PILAR CABRERA in 1986 at the Grand Marbella Organ "Organo del Sol Mayor at the Main Church of the city of Marbella in Southern Spain.

Triosonata Nr. 6    


For other Trio-Sonatas composed by J.S.Bach and performed by PILAR CABRERA,
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All CD's with PILAR CABRERA

CD's of all Organ Concerts, celebrated at Valladolid's Cathedral (Spain) between 2006 and 2014.





Pilar Cabrera plays J.S.Bach on the new Organ at the church Santa Maria
of the wine village Cubillas de Santa Marta in the region of Castile & León in Northern Spain.


Johann Sebastian Bach   -   FANTASIE & FUGUE in g minor BWV 542
Johann Sebastian Bach   -   TRIO in G major
Pilar Cabrera with her son Lorenzo
        after a Christmas recital Pilar Cabrera during performance
Johann Sebastian Bach   -   PRELUDE & FUGUE in D major BWV 532
Johann Sebastian Bach   -   CHORAL "Wachet auf, ruf uns die Stimme" (Schübler)




Pilar Cabrera at Bruges Cathedral in Belgium.
    Live recording of the complete Organ Concert.

Organ Recital at Brugge Cathedral
              audio samples available...


Pilar Cabrera at Brussels Cathedral in Belgium.
    Live recording of the complete Organ Concert.

Magnificent Organ Recital at Brussels Cathedral

Sound sample of the Encore:
Pasodoble


   PILAR CABRERA plays works by N.Grigny 
      at the grand Marbella Organ in Spain.
     PILAR CABRERA interpreta tres piezas 
de N.Grigny en el gran Órgano del Sol Mayor.

Organ works by Nicolas de Grigny

Pilar Cabrera plays three pieces of the French baroque composer Nicolas de Grigny
at the grand Marbella Organ of Marbella's Main Church (Province Málaga in Souther Spain):

From Nicolas de Grigny's "Premier Livre d' Orgue"
Tierce   -   Duo   -   Plein Jeux


Movements 1+4 of Mendelssohn's Sonata Nr.1 for Organ
  PILAR CABRERA at the grand Marbella Organ in Spain

Organ works by Felix Mendelssohn Bartoldy

Pilar Cabrera palying the first and last movement of Mendelssohn's Sonata Nr.1 in f minor for Organ,
recorded with the grand Marbella Organ at Marbella's Main Church / Málaga (Spain):

Allegro moderato e serioso - sample
Allegro assai vivace - sample

SONATA D-Minor by F. MENDELSSOHN, performed by Prof. of Music RICHARD HESCHKE (USA) at the Grand Marbella Organ "Organo del Sol Mayor".  1st part: Grave-Adagio
Live recording of his organ recital on 31st of July 1987 in Marbella's Main Church.
SONATA D-Minor I part by Felix MENDELSSOHN

SONATA D-Minor by F. MENDELSSOHN, performed by Professor of Music RICHARD HESCHKE (USA) at the Grand Marbella Organ.  2nd part: Allegro Maestoso & Vivace-Fugue
Live recording of his organ recital on 31st of July 1987 in Marbella's Main Church.
SONATA D-Minor II part by Felix MENDELSSOHN



The Mozart Family

Organ works by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

ADAGIO - ALLEGRO - ADAGIO / KV 594 by WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART,
performed by PILAR CABRERA and JAVIER VILLERO at the grand Marbella Organ, 1986.
Version for two organists.

FANTASIE F-MINOR / KV 608 by W.A.MOZART, performed by PILAR CABRERA
on the new Organ at Valladolid's Cathedral in Northern Spain.    

ANDANTE-CANTABILE by WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART, performed by
PILAR CABRERA (Spain) in 1986 at the Grand Marbella Organ "Organo del Sol Mayor".    


INTRODUCTION & FUGUE by WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART, performed by
PILAR CABRERA (Spain) in 1986 at the Grand Marbella Organ "Organo del Sol Mayor".    



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Organ works written by other composers

THE CUCKOO SONG by MICHAEL RECKLING (*1944 -), performed by
PILAR CABRERA (Spain) at the new concert organ of Valladolid's Cathedral.

FANFARRIA by J. LEMMENS, performed by Prof. of Music RICHARD HESCHKE (USA)
at the Grand Marbella Organ "Organo del Sol Mayor". Live recording of his organ concert
on 31st of July 1987 in Marbella's Main Church.
  


Pilar Cabrera performing RIFF-RAFF with 12.000 pipes !

RIFF-RAFF by British contemporary composer G.Swayne (*1946 -), performed by Pilar Cabrera during concert on the new Organ at Valladolid's Cathedral
Live recorded by Michael Reckling on April 28th, 2007. An excellent performance with a great instrument and wonderful acoustics !

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TOCCATA by Charles-Marie Widor from his Symphony Nr. 5 in F, Op 42
Live recorded during Valladolid's Spring Concert on April 28, 2007.

FIVE SPANISH DANCES by young Spanish composer Miguel Pérez
performed by Pilar Cabrera at the new Brussels Cathedral Organ.
Live recorded during one of Pilar Cabrera's summer recitals.
sample 1 sample 2 sample 3 sample 4 sample 5

PICTURES AT AN EXHIBITION by Modest Mussorgsky
performed by Pilar Cabrera at the new Brussels Cathedral Organ.
Here 3 samples live recorded during one of Pilar Cabrera's summer recitals at Valladolid's Cathedral.
sample 1 sample 2 sample 3

IMPROVISATION for Organ by Camile Saint-Saëns performed by Pilar Cabrera
at Valladolid's Cathedral. Live recording of the Summer Concert 2008.
       

PRELUDE & FUGE in E flat major, Op 99 by Camile Saint-Saëns performed by
Pilar Cabrera at Valladolid's Cathedral. Live recording of the Summer Concert 2008.
       

ROYAL FIREWORKS MUSIC by Geor Friedrich Händel, 1 movement: "REJOUISSANCE"
performed by PILAR CABRERA (Spain) at the new concert organ of Valladolid's Cathedral.

ROYAL PROCESSION by British contemporary composer Lee Axford,
performed by PILAR CABRERA (Spain) at the new concert organ of Valladolid's Cathedral.

TRIPTICO de TORRECIUDAD by Spanish contemporary composer Jesús Legido (Valladolid),
performed by PILAR CABRERA (Spain) at the new concert organ of Valladolid's Cathedral.
1) Preludio sample 2) Meditación sample 3) Finale sample


Historical Organs
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Pilar Cabrera plays old baroque organs from Spain !


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