from notes by George Parsons © 2017
|Bach: Neumeister Chorales|
‘Early—yet highly innovative—Bach in attractive performances, enhanced by the beautiful sound of this Metzler organ … This instrument is one of t ...
‘The cleanness of tone is matched by Herrick's sober and dignified approach, in which the music is simply allowed to speak for itself. Herrick aims no ...» More
|Bach: The Complete Organ Works, Vol. 5|
The so-called 'Neumeister' chorales—an expansive collection of preludes, thirty-eight of which have now been confidently ascribed to Bach—were discovered only in the 1980s. Youthful experimentations perhaps, these masterclasses in concision here f ...» More
|Bach: The Complete Organ Works|
‘Let me say without hesitation that Herrick’s performances are models of clarity, accuracy, precision and musicality … this is a complete Bach th ...
‘Herrick is one of the few organists who does justice to these difficult, elusive pieces … What a singular joy to hear the organ played with such ...» More