This page plays the popular classic, the Fanfare for Sunrise, from "Also Spracht
Zarathustra" (Thus Spoke Zarathustra) written in 1896by Richard Strauss. I have added the Timpani to the soundtrack,
It was composed more than 200 years after the building of the organ on
which it was recorded - yet the organ suits this tune perfectly in my
Zarathustra was the subject of a philosophical novel by the philosopher
The organ is a virtual organ and is the organ of St Imre Catholic
church, in Pusztaszabolcs, Hungary.
The Baroque style organ was built in 1778 by Pazicky. It has 12 stops
between its two manual divisions and
two stops in the pedal division. Couplers allow the manuals to be
connected together and the pedal to be coupled with each manual.
The arrangement is by the performer.
Click on either Player to play the audio or video performance.
The video shows the virtual organ being played: right-click for options.