Preludes To The Past Vol 3 (organ settings of enduring 19th century hymns). Composed by Emma Lou Diemer (1927-). For organ: 3-staff. Sacred. Intermediate. Published by Sacred Music Press (LO.KK509).
We proudly offer another new volume in this popular series of organ works based on treasured hymns from the 19th century. This award-winning composer is known for her fresh, colorful harmonies and rhythmic vitality and each setting is void of the harmonic cliches usually associated with these hymns. Most of the pieces are moderately easy, two are challenging, and all are guaranteed to evoke favorable comment.