E. Power Biggs playing the organ at St. George's Church, New York City. Matrix, Runout (Side A runout, stamped): XXLP54849-1B.
Biggs did much to bring the classical pipe organ back to prominence, and was in the forefront of the mid-20th-century resurgence of interest in the organ music of pre-Romantic composers. On his first concert tour of Europe, in 1954, Biggs performed and recorded works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Sweelinck, Dieterich Buxtehude, and Pachelbel on historic organs associated with those composers.
Edward George Power Biggs (March 29, 1906 – March 10, 1977) was a British-born American concert organist and recording artist. Biggs was born in Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, England; a year later, the family moved to the Isle of Wight. Biggs was trained in London at the Royal Academy of Music, where he studied with . Biggs immigrated to the United States in 1930. In 1932, he took up a post at Christ Church in Cambridge, Massachusetts, where he lived for the rest of his life.
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Album · 1991 · 16 Songs. Bach: Works for Organ E. Listen on Apple Music. Toccata and Fugue, for Organ in D Minor, BWV 565.
Power Biggs plays the music of J. S. Bach with authority and clarity. Impeccable virtuosity with expressive dynamics. I enjoy listening to this recording especially when I am alone at home with other family members away.
Power Biggs, Bach - The Biggs Bach Book. A2 Aria: "Be Thou But Near". A1 From The "Little Music Book For Anna Magdalena Bach" E. POWER BIGGS LP MUSIC FOR ORGAN AND BRASS + Bach Organ Faverites. It is very important. Handel E. Power Biggs Cuckoo And The Nightingale 4 Organ Concertos LP New Sealed.
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|A1||Toccata In F Major, From The Fifth Organ Symphony
Composed By – Charles Marie Widor*
|A2||Fantasia In E-Flat Major
Composed By – Camille Saint-Saëns
Composed By – César Franck
|A4||Scherzo In E Major
Composed By – Eugène Gigout
|B1||Final, From The First Organ Symphony
Composed By – Louis Vierne
Composed By – Jehan Alain
|B3||Variations On A Noël
Composed By – Marcel Dupré
- Organ – E. Power Biggs
|MS 6307||E. Power Biggs||A Festival Of French Organ Music (LP, Album)||Columbia Masterworks||MS 6307||US||1961|
|MS 6307||E. Power Biggs||A Festival Of French Organ Music (LP, Album, RE)||Columbia Masterworks||MS 6307||US||Unknown|
|ML 5707||E. Power Biggs||A Festival Of French Organ Music (LP, Album, Mono)||Columbia Masterworks||ML 5707||US||1961|
|S 72347||E. Power Biggs||Festival De Musique Française D'Orgue (LP)||CBS||S 72347||France||Unknown|