FESTIVAL-INAUGURATION OF THE SIBERIAN ORGAN ART CENTER
The Festival was held 19-25 February 1993 in several Siberian cities. [The Center (under the supervision of A.Chulovskiy) worked until 1997] Among participants of this festival was pupils of A.Chulovskiy (Olga Pomeranskaja, Anna Vargas, Helena Keil, Jaroslav Gorshkoff, Svetlana Kim, Stanislav Leontjev), organists Natalia Malina (Moscow), Ludmila Kamelina (Krasnojarsk), Olga Schiller (Tomsk), and also the leading music collectives and soloists of Siberia (Academic Symphonic Orchestra of the Novosibirsk State Philharmonic, vocal and string ensembles, Children choir of the 1-st Novosibirsk music school). There was premieres of new organ works, written specially by the composers for the Inauguration of the Center («Fest» by U.Bombardelli from Milan, Prelude and Fugue by W.Porotzky from Krasnojarsk).
H.R.JOHNER: «Preiset den Herrn, denn er ist Gut» mit dem Motiv B-A-C-H [1st performance in Russia] * U.BOMBARDELLI: "Fest" [1st performance] * I.HEIFETZ: Suite for organ «Echo of the ancient Jerusalem»
J.S.BACH: Fantasia and fugue in G Minor (BWV 542); «Wer nur den lieben Gott läßt walten» (BWV 691, 690, 642); Prelude and fugue in E Minor (BWV 548)
Extra: Some preludes from the «Orgel-Büchlein»