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John Rutter (born 1945)

General Back

The English composer John Milford Rutter is known for his Christmas carol arrangements and choral works.


Toccata in Seven Back

Toccata, literally "touch piece" in Italian, is a keyboard composition that demonstrates the facility of the player. Rutter's sprightly toccata for organ has the unusual seven beats per measure, hence its title.