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The Art of Hymn Playing: 250 Introductions, Preludes, Free Accompaniments, & Alternate Harmonizations 2nd Edition

By Charles E. Callahan Jr.

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Organ - Beginning
Composed by Charles E. Callahan Jr. (1951-). This edition: 2nd edition. Minimal Pedal, Bestseller, Hymn Intros/Reharmonizations. Catholic Year A Pentecost Sunday. Ascension, Reformation, Lent, Easter, Passion/Palm Sunday, Trinity, Christmas, Ash Wednesday. Published by MorningStar Music Publishers (MN.10-597).

Item Number: MN.10-597

Charles Callahan is not only known as a respected composer and recitalist, but is also known as a creative church musician. His years of leading worship from the console are reflected in this expansive collection of useful pieces. Contains over 250 introductions, preludes, alternate harmonizations, and free accompaniments. This collection will stay on the organ console of organists for many years to come. A CD is now also included of the composer playing several of these settings.

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  • 4

    OrganMoster
    Location:
    Estes Park, CO
    Difficulty Level:
    Advanced
  • 2018-11-19 20:13:36.0 The Art of Hymn playing

    Definitely a book to keep around at all times. There are a few good preludes in the bunch.

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  • 4

    OrganMonster
    Location:
    Estes Park, CO
    Difficulty Level:
    Advanced
  • 2018-11-19 20:10:50.0 The Art of Hymn Playing

    The book is ok. I was hoping for a little more preludes out of the hymns but I have made good use of all of the material. It is a must have for any organist.

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  • 2

    Anonymous
    Difficulty Level:
    Early intermediate
  • 2018-11-01 19:17:47.0 A bit too simple

    There is a wide variety of material but it is too simple and 'thin' in texture.

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  • 5

    Regpasha1
    Location:
    New York
    Difficulty Level:
    Advanced
  • 2017-04-11 07:55:44.0 Excellent Tool for Church Organists

    Some truly beautiful harmonizations of traditional hymns that can be used on myriad occasions throughout the church calendar year. From the most experienced organist to a beginner.. this book has something for every level of musician.

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  • 5

    Laura
    Location:
    Little Rock,AR
    Difficulty Level:
    Early intermediate
  • 2016-07-17 00:11:28.0 A great choice when options are needed

    Two staff alternate arrangements for accompanying singing, preludes and postludes that are easy to read and give variety to your playing. Most are not difficult and give the organist wishing to 'change it up' an easy platform to branch out and learn the basics of improvisation and still feel 'safe...

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