A Treasury of Organ Music for Manuals Only: 46 Works by Bach, Mozart, Franck, Saint-Saëns and Others (Dover Music for Organ)
A Treasury of Organ Music for Manuals Only:
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.
- Brand: Dover Publications
- ASIN: 0486435822
The Registration of Baroque Organ Music
The Registration of Baroque Organ
In this book, Barbara Owen has created a rich resource of historical information coupled with strategies for interpreting that information on today's instruments." ―Journal of the American Musical Instrument Society... Barbara Owen has succeeded admirably in distilling three centuries of organ registration practice into a volume less than three hundred pages long.... Anyone with an interest in the history of the organ and its music... will not want to ignore this book." ―Sixteenth Century JournalIt is rare to find a book that combines such careful scholarship with a practical focus that makes it accessible to performing musicians as well as research specialists."―NotesAn excellent volume from historical, musical style and interpretive standpoints. Highly recommended for all large academic and professional music collections." Choice... recommend this book to all serious organists." ―The American Organist MagazineBarbara Owen has prepared the first work to present in a single book the registrational practices of organists from c.1550 to 1800. The four parts of the book move from the Renaissance through the Early, High, and Late Baroque. Each part starts with a brief description of the political and religious climate of the period and the way such factors affected the compos...
- ASIN: 0253210852
Music for Trumpets, Strings & Organ from Before 1700
French Noëls for Organ (Dover Music for Organ)
French Noëls for Organ (Dover Music for
This treasury of more than fifty noëls, or carols, features the works of three renowned eighteenth-century French organ composers. It consists of twelve pieces by Louis-Claude Daquin (1694–1772), twenty-six pieces by Jean-François Dandrieu (1682–1738), and two suites—a total of thirteen pieces—by Claude-Bénigne Balbastre (1727–99). All pieces except those by Daquin can be played on any keyboard instrument. Registrations are supplied, and the majority of the organ pieces do not require pedals.Reproduced from authoritative editions, these brief, fun-to-play seasonal melodies abound in the charming ornamentations typical of French Baroque music. This sturdy but inexpensive edition lies flat on music stands and will provide years of use and enjoyment.
- Brand: Dover Publications
- ASIN: 0486296962
- UPC: 800759296965
Johann Sebastian Bach - 2 hours of Organ Music
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