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Gillian Weir - The Grand Organ Of The Royal Albert Hall


Composed By – John Cook
2Toccata In D Major
Composed By – Marcel Lanquetuit
3Pomp And Circumstance March No. 1 In D
Composed By – Sir Edward Elgar
4Fantasia And Fugue On ''Ad Nos, Ad Salutarem Undam''
Composed By – Franz Liszt
Composed By – Sir Edward Elgar
6Rhapsody No. 3 In C Sharp Minor
Composed By – Herbert Howells
7St Francis Of Paola Walking On The Waves
Arranged By – Lionel RoggComposed By – Franz Liszt
8Toccata And Fugue (''The Wanderer'')
Composed By – Sir Hubert Parry


  • Cover [Front]Chris Christodoulou
  • Executive-ProducerNeil Collier
  • Recorded By, ProducerPaul Crichton


Recorded on 18/19/20 November 2004 between 1am and 6am


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Gillian Weir - The Grand Organ Of The Royal Albert Hall
Performer: Gillian Weir
Genre: Classic
Title: The Grand Organ Of The Royal Albert Hall
Country: UK
Released: 2005
Style: Baroque, Modern
MP3 album: 1432 mb
FLAC album: 1867 mb
Source: CD, Album
№ Cat: PRCD 859
Label: Priory