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The scores for Variations in C Major Op. 4 and Prelude Internationale in Bb Major Op. 5 have been taken down pending possible publication.

TEN PIECES Cover Page

Cover page for the 10 Pieces.

TEN PIECES Contents Page

A listing of the 10 Pieces by title and Opus number.

TEN PIECES Suggestions for Performance

Helpful information about the 10 Pieces and how to perform them.

Sketch in F Major Op. 1, No. 1 -- See blog/archive [Getting Started With Writing, Part II]

This short study paired with No. 2 and dedicated to a disabled child works a free theme in major tonality which is twice interrupted by contrasting periods in the minor key [32 measures]. Beginner.

Sketch in Bb Major, Op. 1, No. 2 -- See blog/archive [Getting Started With Writing, Part II]

This short study paired with No. 1 and dedicated to a disabled child works a free theme in major tonality which is twice interrupted by contrasting periods in the minor key [33 measures]. Beginner.

Recessional in D Major Op. 2 -- See blog/archive [Your Ideas]

This rousing 4 voice postlude in keyboard style dedicated to my friend Dr. Vidas Pinkevicius treats a hymn-like tune in simple triple time and ends with great finality [76 measures]. Intermediate.

Processional March in Eb Major Op. 3 -- See blog/archive [Marching]

This work dedicated to the memory of my friend Dr. Mario Salvador treats a rousing march theme in a variety of polyphonic ways and ends with a spirited flourish [80 measures]. Intermediate.

Fugue a la gigue in D Major Op. 6 -- See blog/archive [Audience Appeal]

Dedicated to the memory of my friend Bill Hulub, this 4 voice "jig" is a fast paced, exuberant, rhythmic dance fugue for full organ whose theme derives from Variations Op. 4 [103 measures]. Advanced.

Voluntary in G Major Op. 7 -- See blog/archive [Apples]

After a brief introduction this short, 4 voice fugue with 2 countersubjects dedicated to the memory of my friend Edna Cherrick treats the subject in quadruple counterpoint [48 measures]. Intermediate.

Diapason Movement in G Major Op. 8 -- See blog/archive [Look Inside]

This short, quiet prelude dedicated to the memory of my friend Bill Hinton develops one theme and incorporates a 2 voice canon based upon the tenor line of the harmony [32 measures]. Beginner.

Choral in d minor Op. 9 -- See blog/archive [Getting Started With Writing, Part III]

This quiet prelude dedicated to the memory of my friend Robert Barrows presents 2 themes, works one of them in 2 voice canon, and then combines them in the parallel major key [58 measures]. Beginner.