CURRENTLY AVAILABLE CDS
I have recorded many albums as organist, harpsichordist or director, and the following are currently available from the record companies indicated. Please visit their websites and search their catalogues under ‘Gerald Gifford’ for further details to supplement those shown below. Some titles have music clips, whilst other sites offer MP3 downloads. A number of my albums are currently no longer available, though several – cassette only issues, or vinyl LPs – can often be found through specialist online retail outlets, and sometimes through the recording companies’ own websites.
John Stanley: Six Organ Concertos Op 10
Recorded on the organ of Hexham Abbey, Northumberland; with the Northern Sinfonia Orchestra, directed from the organ by
CRD Records CRD 3365 | www.crdrecords.com | www.hexhamabbey.org.uk
A Treasury of English Keyboard Music
Organ Music from Walsingham
Works by J S Bach and J Pachelbel for the seasons of the Church's year played on the 1964 Arnold, Williamson and Hyatt organ of St Mary and All Saints’ Church, Little Walsingham, Norfolk.
Cantoris Records CRCD 6054 | www.cantoris.co.uk
Organ Music from Hexham Abbey
Buxtehude Organ Music
Large-scale organ works, interspersed with chorale preludes and fantasias, spanning the Church's year, played on the Frobenius Organ of Robinson College Chapel, Cambridge.
Cantoris Records CRCD 6050 | www.cantoris.co.uk | www.robinson.cam.ac.uk
Harpsichord and Organ Music from the Library of Burghley
Works by Handel, J C Bach, Loeillet and Paradies played on a Shudi & Broadwood harpsichord c. 1775, and works by Stanley, Roseingrave and Avison played on the 1674 Thamar organ of St Michael's Church, Framlingham.
Cantoris Records CRCD 6052 | www.cantoris.co.uk | www.burghley.co.uk
'A Harpsichord for Mr Gainsborough...’
Works by Handel, Burgess, Fischer, Chilcot, Kelway, Greene and J C Bach associated with Thomas Gainsborough, or Shudi & Broadwood, the builders of his harpsichord, played on one of their instruments dating from about 1775
Cantoris Records CRCD 6053 | www.cantoris.co.uk
A Harpsichord Recital for Park House, Sandringham
Works by Handel and Arnold, played on a Shudi & Broadwood harpsichord c. 1775
Sold for the benefit of Park House, Sandringham; a Leonard Cheshire Disability Hotel.
Cantoris Records CRCD 6058 | www.cantoris.co.uk | www.leonard-cheshire.org
A Harpsichord Recital from Traquair House
Music by Buxtehude, J S Bach, Handel, Purcell, Sweelinck and others played on an Andreas Ruckers harpsichord of 1651 in the High Drawing Room of Traquair House, Innerleithen, Scotland
Cantoris Records CRCD 6048 | www.cantoris.co.uk | www.traquair.co.uk
Georgian Delights: a Treasury of Harpsichord and Organ Music
from the Library of Arnold Dolmetsch.
Music by Handel, D Scarlatti, Greene, Pergolesi [attrib.] and others played on a Shudi & Broadwood harpsichord, c.1775 and a Snetzler Bureau organ, 1764. Both instruments were once owned by Arnold Dolmetsch.
Cantoris Records CRCD 6049 | www.cantoris.co.uk | www.dolmetsch.com
Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach: Organ Music
Organ Concertos and Noël Variations
Concertos by Albinoni, Corelli, Torelli and others, with Noël Variations by Lebègue, Balbastre, Charpentier and others, played on the Frobenius Organ of Robinson College Chapel, Cambridge.
Meridian Records CDE 84263 | www.meridian-records.co.uk | www.robinson.cam.ac.uk
Includes music by Vivaldi, Albinoni, Handel and Telemann played by Crispian Steele-Perkins (trumpet), with Gerald Gifford (organ). Recorded in Hexham Abbey, Northumberland
ASV CD QS 6081 | www.sanctuaryclassics.com
Johann Ludwig Krebs: ‘The Best Crayfish in the Brook’
Music for harpsichord and chamber organ played by Gerald Gifford on a harpsichord by Philip Smart 1989 after Hemsch, and a Lammermuir chamber organ 1993
Meridian Records CDE 84306 | www.meridian-records.co.uk
Telemann: ‘Per Chiesa et per Camera’
Sacred and secular keyboard music played by Gerald Gifford on a harpsichord by Philip Smart 1989 after Hemsch, and a Lammermuir chamber organ 1993
Meridian Records CDE 84333 | www.meridian-records.co.uk
His Lordship’s Delight
Keyboard music by Avison, Dussek, Handel, Haydn, Jones and Zipoli, played on a Shudi & Broadwood harpsichord, c.1775, and a Lammermuir chamber organ 1993
Meridian Records CDE 84374 | www.meridian-records.co.uk
Pergolesi: La Serva Padrona; Salve Regina
Includes recordings by Gerald Gifford of organ sonatas by Galuppi and Pescetti
Meridian Records CDE 84327 | www.meridian-records.co.uk
Eighteenth-Century Harpsichord Sonatas & Organ Voluntaries
Works by Handel, Stanley, Paradies and J C Bach played on a Shudi & Broadwood harpsichord, c.1775, and the 1674 Thamar organ of St Michael’s Church, Framlingham
Fitzwilliam Museum Enterprises FME CD001 | www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk
|Handel & His English Contemporaries
Works by Handel, Roseingrave, Greene, Stanley, Gladwin, Avison and Arne played on a Shudi & Broadwood harpsichord, c.1775, the 1674 Thamar organ of St Michael’s Church, Framlingham, and the Phelps organ of Hexham Abbey
Fitzwilliam Museum Enterprises FME CD002 | www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk
Treasures of Georgian Keyboard Music
Works by Handel, Stanley, D Scarlatti, Avison and Paradies recorded on an Andreas Ruckers harpsichord of 1651, a Shudi & Broadwood harpsichord, c.1775, and the 1674 Thamar organ of St Michael’s Church, Framlingham
Fitzwilliam Museum Enterprises FME CD003 | www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk
A Choral Festival
Includes works by Brahms, Bain, Bizet, Stanford, Attwood and Wills recorded by the Choir of Ely Cathedral, directed by Arthur Wills, with Gerald Gifford, organ
Chandos Records CHAN 6603 | www.chandos-records.com | www.cathedral.ely.anglican.org
O for the Wings of a Dove
Includes works by Bach, Mendelssohn and Mozart recorded by the Choir of Ely Cathedral, directed by Arthur Wills, with Gerald Gifford, organ
Chandos Records CHAN 6519 | www.chandos-records.com | www.cathedral.ely.anglican.org