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Camille Saint-Saens (1835-1921 : France) Conductor: Myung-Whun Chung Ensemble: Orchestra of the Bastille Soloists: Michael Matthes Record label: Deutsche Grammophon Catalogue ID: 4358542

Camille Saint-Saens (1835-1921 : France) Conductor: Christoph Eschenbach Ensemble: Philadelphia Orchestra Soloists: Olivier Latry Record label: Ondine Catalogue ID: ODE 10945

Charles Marie Widor (1844-1937 : France) Soloists: Peter Hurford Record label: Classic FM Catalogue ID: CFMFW 100

Charles Marie Widor (1844-1937 : France) Soloists: Stephen Cleobury Record label: Decca Catalogue ID: 4600212

Charles Marie Widor (1844-1937 : France) Soloists: William McVicker Record label: SONY BMG Catalogue ID: 82876 787042

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Organ at Burchardi Church

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Bach in the Berliner Dom

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'Nimrod' on Asia's largest pipe organ

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