Toccata in D Minor
by Gottfried Federlein, reprint of 1910 John Church edition
This is a new printing of the original edition on sturdy, acid-free paper. 12 pages. Federlein wrote this toccata for Samuel Baldwin in 1909 and
Baldwin played it in May on the E M Skinner organ in the Great Hall of the City College of New York. Federlein wrote, “Though not of great
technical difficulty and written more or less in the conventional style, it is melodious throughout, never straining to obtain effect.”
Highest quality guaranteed. Size of music is 13.5" x 10.5"
This Is Newly Printed Music
Gottfried H Federlein (1883-1952) was born
in New York City, the second son of Gottlieb H Federlein, a Jewish organist (student of Rheinberger) and voice teacher, and Ella Harrison,
a contralto soloist. Gottfried began his music study at an early age, began playing Episcopal services at age 17, and was awarded the FAGO
at age 20. He is best remembered for his 30 years at Temple Emanu-El in New York. Moderate.