A Treasury of Organ Music for Manuals Only: Series II: XX Works by Bach, Mozart, Franck, Vierne and Others

A Treasury of Organ Music for Manuals Only: Series II: XX Works by Bach, Mozart, Franck, Vierne and Others

by Rollin Smith
     
 

For organists who prefer to play manuals without pedals, this extensive collection provides a wealth of works. Highlights include J. S. Bach's Partite Diverse, "O Gott, du frommer Gott!"; Best's Prelude on a Chorale by Thomas Tallis; Buxtehude's Fugue in C; the charming Four Pieces for Flute Clocks, written by Haydn for his era's

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For organists who prefer to play manuals without pedals, this extensive collection provides a wealth of works. Highlights include J. S. Bach's Partite Diverse, "O Gott, du frommer Gott!"; Best's Prelude on a Chorale by Thomas Tallis; Buxtehude's Fugue in C; the charming Four Pieces for Flute Clocks, written by Haydn for his era's popular musical clocks; Mozart's "Fantasie de Salon," based on four themes from The Magic Flute; and Pachelbel's beloved Canon in D. Other featured composers include Elgar, Dupré, Beethoven, Frescobaldi, Handel, Liszt, Couperin, and Franck. An informative selection of Notes on the Music provides background for each piece.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486435824
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
06/18/2004
Series:
Dover Music for Organ Series
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 11.92(h) x 0.42(d)

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