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A mean tone extravaganza on the Taylor and Boody organ in Marquand Chapel! Works by Bach, Buxtehude, Merula, Frescobaldi, Schildt, and others.
Annette Richards was educated at Oxford University and Stanford University, where she received her Ph.D. in music history. She enjoys an active career as performer, scholar, and teacher. Laureate of international organ competitions at Dublin and Bruges, she gives concerts frequently in North America and Europe. She has recorded the Complete Works of Melchior Schildt (on the Loft label) played on the historic organ at Roskilde Cathedral, Denmark; and music from the library of Princess Anna Amalia of Prussia, on the new Schnitger-style organ at Cornell (also on Loft). Richards is professor and university organist at Cornell University.