Music From The TowerPodcast



Episode 18   October 21, 2017     Johann Vexo, Concert Organist, Choir Organist, Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris, Organist, Nancy Cathedral.

Enjoy hearing from this French concert artist, Johann Vexo, as he describes Sacred Music in France as well as the French system of Titular Organists and Choir Organists. Johann will compare the church in France with the church in America, and even who owns the churches and organs in France! Hear him speak about his musical training, his church and university positions, and the many places around the world he has performed as a concert organist. It is a fascinating look into the life of this amazing young artist and a captivating glimpse into the musical scene of another country.

MUSIC: Symphony No. 5 TOCCATA   Charles Marie Widor     Johann Vexo on the Grand Organ of the Cathedral of Nancy, France

MUSIC: Trio Sonata No. 4   Johann Sebastian Bach    Johann Vexo on the Choir Organ of Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris, France

MUSIC: Prelude and Fugue on the Name of ALAIN Maurice Duruflé   Johann Vexo on the Organ of Our Lady of Refuge, Brooklyn NY

MUSIC: 24 Pieces de Fantasie: FEUX FOLLETS   Louis Vierne   Johann Vexo on the Grand Organ of Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris

MUSIC: Poémes pour Orgue: Vers L’espérance Thierry Escaich   Johann Vexo on the Grand Organ of Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris