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Published: 12 July 2018

Difficulty: Easy - Moderately Difficult

Suitable For: Funerals and commemorations

72 Pages | 311x232mm

ISBN: 9780193401198

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Compiled by Julian Elloway

The Oxford Book of Funeral and Memorial Music for Organ

Forces or Category: Organ

  • 28 mostly reflective pieces, spanning the eighteenth century to the present day
  • Compositions by Attwood, J. S. Bach, Brahms, Parry, Vierne, and Whitlock plus commissions from Robert Gower and Rebecca Groom te Velde
  • Arrangements of well-known works by J. S. Bach, Dvořák, Elgar, Fauré, Ravel, Satie, Schubert, and Stölzel plus movements from Brahms's Ein deutsches Requiem, Handel's Messiah, and Mendelssohn's Elijah
  • Appropriate voluntaries for the church organist, suitable for many liturgical occasions throughout the year

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