Eight Pieces for Organ Op. 10-17 --- FREE

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Praeludium, Chorale, and Fugue in d minor for Organ Op. 10

This spacious tripartite work built around a single motif incorporates Bach's melodic signature in all 3 parts and closes with a big, 4-voice fugue written in quadruple counterpoint, yours to keep.

Prelude and Fugue in c minor for Organ Op. 11

This energetic prelude with one theme developed in continuous expansion form is paired with a bold, related 4-voice double fugue written in quadruple counterpoint, yours to keep.

Pastorale in Ab Major for Organ Op. 12

This multi-sectional lyrical work in 4-voices is built upon 2 contrasting themes developed using a variety of canonic imitations at the octave, yours to keep.

Fugue a la gigue in A Major for Organ Op. 13

This brisk 4-voice dance fugue and universal crowd pleaser inspired by Bach's "Jig" Fugue BWV 577 has 2 countersubjects and is written in triple counterpoint, yours to keep.

Trio in Eb Major for Organ Op. 14

This animated study in S-T-B texture never has more than 3 notes sounding simultaneously and teaches the entire instrument, yours to keep.

Lied in B Major for Organ Op. 15

This tender cradle song (pronounced "leed" in German) in 3-part form is a quiet lullaby having a central trio section, yours to keep.

Canon in Bb Major for Organ Op. 16

This study consists of 4 short 3-voice canons in S-T-B texture joined together, yours to keep.

Communion in E Major for Organ Op. 17

This quiet communion song in 3-part form has 3 sets of repeat bars which lend great flexibility in adapting this music to an unspecified time requirement in a worship service, yours to keep.

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