JOHN WEAVER performs. . .
Schantz organ, Indianapolis, Indiana
John Weaver, one of the America’s finest concert organists, was Director of Music at Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church in New York City from 1970-2005. He was Head of the Organ Department at the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia
from 1972 to 2003, and also Chair of the Organ Department at The Juilliard School from 1987 to 2004. Here he plays a varied program, including some rarely heard works by Leighton and Bingham. His program concludes with his own Fantasia for Organ.
Dupre: Cortege et Litanie
Bach: The Six Schübler Chorales
Leighton: Prelude, Scherzo & Passacaglia
Schubert, arr. Weaver: Ave Maria
Weaver: Fantasia for Organ