Category Archives: Church

Suitable for church use, worship services, preludes, postludes, communion, service music

Marching to Autumn Time in Nuremberg

Hello, everyone. We’re Marching from March into April with four interesting organ pieces. Again, I have also included an easy way to buy all of them for a discount. Y’all seem to prefer the short emails, so these descriptions will … Continue reading

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Whiting’s Prelude, Biggs’s Traviata, Wendt’s Love Song, and Calm as the Night

Hello, Blog Readers! March’s announcement contains three great restored transcriptions and one original piece. Again, I have also included an easy way to buy all of them for a discount. Also, to keep this email short, I’m writing only the … Continue reading

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Impromptu by Ford

Impromptu, Charles R. Ford. Michael’s Music Service, $4.00. Charles R. Ford was the organist for the First Religious Society (Unitarian) in Roxbury, Massachusetts. Although he published two collections of hymn tunes and choral music in 1885, this Impromptu is his … Continue reading

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Processional Grand March by Whitney

Samuel B. Whitney, Processional Grand March, op. 25. Michael’s Music Service, $10.00, michaelsmusicservice.com. Michael Johnston, proprietor of Michael’s Music Service, provides a valuable service by unearthing and making available organ gems that are out of copyright and often unavailable for … Continue reading

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Festive Country Toccata, Thais Meditation, and Midsummer Night’s Overture

My announcement for February this year contains three great restored organ pieces. I have also included an easy way to buy all of them for a discount. Also, there are two items of news at the end, so be sure … Continue reading

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What’s Selling & What I Had to Have Reprinted

What’s Selling! For those who enjoy a bit of trivia in what’s doing in organ music, after the end of 2013, I have had to reprint these pieces (FWIW!): All Hollow’s Eve, Bedell American Rhapsody, Yon Aria from the Opera … Continue reading

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A Tiny Liturgical Year in a Non-liturgical Church

A Tiny Liturgical Year in A Non-liturgical Church I heard from an organist (not online) who told me that he was using Olivia’s “A Tiny Liturgical Year” in his country Methodist church for each season. They don’t use much liturgy … Continue reading

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American Canons, Serenata for Valentine’s Day, and a Powerful Toccata in D Minor

Hello and Happy New Year! This first announcement of 2014 contains three restored organ pieces. I have also included an easy way to buy all of them for a discount. Mother has been able to keep up with demand for … Continue reading

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Bedell’s Noel Provencal Is Beautiful

“I truly appreciate your service — the Il Est Ne [Noel Provencal] is beautiful. Doug Marshall forwarded a YouTube video of his performance of the piece. I look forward to getting it, not for this season, but definitely for sometime … Continue reading

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Áldott Karácsonyi ünnepeket kívánni! (video)

Visions of Christmas by Dezső d’Antalffy I know a few Hungarian organists. No one who doesn’t understand their language will be able to make sense out of this post’s headline. Years ago, to earn my degrees, I had to learn … Continue reading

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