This volume contains eighteen pieces for church use, covering Ash Wednesday, the five weeks of Lent, Palm Sunday, Holy Thursday, Good Friday, Easter Vigil, Easter Day, and the Sundays following Easter. With a composer's note.
Intended for use as preludes, offertories or postludes in the church service, as well as recital works.
The Vigil of Pentecost through Pentecost 17 Ordinary Time 24-Proper 19.
This holiday program includes music by William Billings, Alfred Burt, Gerald Near, and Bruce Saylor.
The Cathedral Choir and Atlanta Symphony Orchestra perform works by Harold Friedell, Howard Helvey, Larry King, Gerald Near, Peter Phillips, Craig Phillips, Martin Roland, and Leo Sowerby.
Four works for organ: Triptych on Sine nomine, by Alfred V. Fedak -- Paean, by Michael McCabe -- Suite for Organ, by Gerald Near -- Canonic Variations on Slane, by Larry Visser. With biographical notes and a brief foreword.
Contents: Prologue, Variations and Epilogue on Wondrous Love / Gerald Near -- Variations on Slane / Nigel Williams -- Variations on Lobe den Herren / Steven Hoffman. With biographical notes.
With liturgical and subject index.
Lent, Passiontide, Easter.
Based on Gregorian chants. With performance notes for each prelude.
Advent, Christmas, Epiphan.
Ascension, Pentecost, Trinity, Corpus Christi, Morning, Evening.