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Organist's Manual : Technical Studies and Selected Compositions for the Organ,9780393954616

Organist's Manual : Technical Studies and Selected Compositions for the Organ

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Format: Hardcover
Pub. Date: 8/17/1985
Publisher(s): W W NORTON
Availability: This title is currently not available.

Summary

The purpose of this book is to provide, within a single volume, technical studies, diverse compositions, and technical information for beginning organists. The book is also intended for those experienced organists who want to review organ technique and at the same time have a convenient collection of useful compositions.

Table of Contents

Preface ix
Part I MANUAL TECHNIQUE
Introduction
2(1)
Manual Exercises
3(15)
Part II PEDAL TECHNIQUE
Introduction
18(2)
Pedal Exercises
20(17)
Pedal Excerpts from the organ works of Johann Sebastian Bach
37(1)
Pedal Solos
38(4)
Part III ELEMENTS OF TECHNIQUE AND INTERPRETATION
Part-Playing
42(3)
Phrasing and Articulation
45(7)
Fingering
52(5)
Ornamentation
57(8)
Part IV COMPOSITIONS FOR MANUALS 65(143)
Part V STUDIES AND COMPOSITIONS FOR MANUALS AND PEDALS
Introductory Studies for Manual and Pedal Playing
96(3)
Compositions for Manuals and Pedals
99(109)
APPENDICES
Appendix A Hymn Playing
178(7)
Appendix B The Organ, a General Description
185(17)
Appendix C Glossary
202(5)
Appendix D Suggestions for Further Reading
207(1)
Indices
Index of Composition Titles 208(1)
Index of Composers 209

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