Variations on “Jerusalem the Golden”

These variations are lush and romantic, ranging from the softest sounds to sections that build to immense climaxes before the toccata with the melody in the pedal. Another appealing organ work from prolific Texas composer van Appledorn. Appropriate for concert, Palm...

Suite on Luther Chorales

Texts and Melodies by Martin Luther Barbara Harbach’s seven-part Suite on Luther Chorales for Solo Organ follows the centuries-old practice of invigorating traditional melodies with contemporary harmonizations, rhythms, and orchestral colors.  The melody which she...

Introduction and Fugue for Solo Organ

Ann Sheppard Mounsey Bartholomew (1811-1891) was an English composer, teacher, and organist. The Introduction is majestic with dotted notes and trills and unexpected harmonic twists. Mounsey Bartholomew evidently enjoyed the Baroque style of fugal writing, for her...