Prelude on a Traditional Melody
by Harold Vincent Milligan, reprint of 1919 Arthur P Schmidt edition
This is a new printing of the original on sturdy paper. 12 pages. All markings are original. Highest quality
guaranteed. The traditional melody used here is “Mooz Zur,” also seen transliterated as “Ma’oz Zur” or
“Maoz Tzur,” is a song associated with the Jewish feast of Chanukah, remembering the victory of Judas Maccabaeus over the Syrians in 160 BC.
See the hymn in the Union Hymnal
. We include photographs, capsule
biography, and list of organ works. Size of music is 9.5" x 12.5"
This Is Newly Printed Music
Harold Vincent Milligan (1888-1951) was born in Oregon and began playing for churches at age 12. He attended the Guilmant Organ School and is known today as the organist of the Riverside Church in New York City from 1930 until 1944. Moderately easy.