Oxford Service Music for Organ Manuals & Pedals Book 1 Thomas

Oxford Service Music for Organ Manuals & Pedals Book 1 Thomas

Oxford Service Music for Organ Manuals & Pedals Book 1 Thomas

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Major collection of organ music for students, players, and church musicians of all levels and abilities

Each book groups pieces according to service needs: Preludes, Interludes, Processionals, Postludes Tuneful, attractive repertoire, spanning 16th-21st cents. with some new pieces written especially for the collection

Major composers for the instrument well represented

Pieces edited afresh to present music clearly and practically for players, with registration and tempo suggestions for each piece

Strong representation in new ABRSM syllabus (from 2011)

Graded collection: approx. book 1 Grades 1-4; book 2 Gr. 4-6, book 3 Gr. 6-8

High-profile editor, leading teacher and concert organist

This is a major collection of organ music for students, players, and church musicians of all levels and abilities. Compiler and editor Anne Marsden Thomas has drawn on her long experience of teaching and playing to select the most attractive, tuneful repertoire in two new sets of graded anthologies, one set (3 volumes) for manuals only, the second set (3 volumes) for manuals and pedals.

Within each book the pieces are grouped according to service needs into Preludes, Interludes, Processionals, and Postludes. The repertoire spans the 16th to the 21st century, with some new pieces written especially for the collection.

A number of pieces throughout the collection have been selected for the ABRSM organ syllabus. The result is a wonderful collection of repertoire for all players, containing a wealth of attractive and varied pieces that will offer much practical support for church musicians and enrich and develop their playing. n Difficulty Easy

Compiled and edited by Anne Marsden Thomas

Anne Marsden Thomas is Director of St Giles International Organ School at St Giles Cripplegate Church, Barbican, London. She is widely known for her work as a concert organist, organ teacher, and church musician and is an established author and editor. She is co-selector of ABRSM's Organ syllabus.

J. C. Bach: Wie schön leuchtet der Morgenstern

Samuel Wesley: Diapason Piece

Johann Pachelbel: Chaconne

César Franck: Prelude

J. H. Knecht: Cantabile in C

Henry Coleman: Let all mortal flesh keep silence

C. Hubert H. Parry: Tranquilly

A. Vivaldi/J. S. Bach: Siciliano

Brian Solomons: Aria

J. S. Bach: Pastorella

Théodore Salomé: En forme de canon

Michel Corrette: Musette

J. H. Knecht: Cantabile in F minor

Edward Elgar: Vesper Voluntary No. 3

C. S. Lang: St Peter

César Franck: Prelude

Johann Eberlin: Finale

Léon Boëllmann: Élégie

G. M. Trabaci: Verse

Peter Hurford: Verse

Brian Solomons: The Palace of the Forest of Lebanon

Henry Smart: Interlude

Domenico Zipoli: Verse

J. C. Rinck: Andante

J. M. Henkel: Interlude

J. C. Simon: Prelude

J. K. F. Fischer: Prelude

Anon. Italian: Verse

J.-F. Dandrieu: En Grand Jeu

Gottlieb Muffat: Toccata

Johann Krebs: Herr Gott, dich loben alle wir

Louis Marchand: Dialogue

Alexandre Boëly: Noël

Anon. Italian: Toccata

A. G. Ritter: Processional

Johann Krebs: Prelude in F

J. G. Walther: Was Gott tut, das ist wohlgetan

G. B. Martini: Toccata

J. H. Knecht: Postlude

Pedro de Araújo: Batalha do sexto tom

Anon. Italian: Toccata and Fugue

Alan Bullard: Flourish

Johann Krebs: Prelude in C

César Franck: Sortie

Samuel Wesley: Voluntary


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