chorale prelude

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a composition for organ using a chorale as a basis for variations

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Owen devotes chapter 4 to the early works and chapter 5 to the chorale preludes.
Bach originally planned a set of 164 chorale preludes, as the extant autograph manuscript shows.
We can be grateful that this performance, together with that evening's encore, Bloom's transcription of Bach's chorale prelude Nun homm' der Heiden Heiland (for oboe, two violas, and cello) is available to us in a companion set of seven compact discs, The Art of Robert Bloom (Boston Records, BR 1031-1037, 1999- 2000).
Sonata form is presented in the first section on chromatic harmony, along with an introduction to the invention, fugue, and chorale prelude.
Unlike the group of settings provided for "Nun komm der Heiden Heiland," other chorales may be provided with one or more brief intonations as well as a chorale prelude, as, for example, the five-measure intonation by johannes Proger (b.
30am Matins, Te deum - Harris in A flat, Jubilate: Lloyd in B minor, Personent hodie - arr Holst, Voluntary: Chorale prelude In dir ist freude - J S Bach.
Examples include his definition of the chorale prelude as "organ variations" (p.
Two Bach Chorale Preludes in respectful arrangements by Busoni, Lewis steady and commanding, his tread drawing us into this rarefied soundworld, led directly into two of Beethoven's Fantasia Sonatas.
Bach: A Strange Beauty, which is Dinnerstein's first orchestral disc as well as her first for Sony Classical, sees the pianist return to Bach, this time combining three transcriptions of his Chorale Preludes with one of his English Suites and two of his Keyboard Concerti.
Plus there's new orchestral settings of Bach's most loved chorale preludes.
The same was partly true of American composer Gerard Near's Three Chorale Preludes.
THE LEGENDARY BUSONI RECORDINGS: This reissue of works by Paul Jacobs, one of the first out classical artists to die of AIDS, offers Busoni's "Six Sonatinas"; piano etudes of Bartok, Busoni, Messiaen, and Stravinsky; and organ chorale preludes of Bach and Brahms (arranged by Busoni).
Fax's pieces are both chorale preludes on the hymn tunes "St.
The band will play concert arrangements of Latham's Three Chorale Preludes, Hoddinott's Welsh Airs & Dances, Alfred Bartles' Scherzo for Tuba and Symphonic Band, Johan de Meij's "Gollum" from his Symphony No.
A renowned organist himself, Bach composed organ fantasias, toccatas, fugues, and chorale preludes.