Variations on Outburst of Spring Triumphant (A Theme of Ludwig Diehn)
Organ solo - Intermediate
Composed by Mary Beth Bennett and Ludwig Diehn. Non Hymn-Based, Organ Recital Music, Preludes, Partita/Variations, Postludes. Secular, 21st century. Published by E.C. Schirmer Publishing (EC.8692).
Item Number: EC.8692
This work is built on a theme of the late Virginia composer, Ludwig Liehn. Commissioned for the 2009 Mid-Atlantic Regional Convention of the American Guild of Organists, it has six movemements: Intrada (2 versions are printed), Ostinato, Celestes, Aria, Interlude, and Toccata. The first five movements are varied in style and mood. The final movement is a fiery toccata. This accessible and captivating piece has been featured on American Public Media's "Pipedreams" program, and recently received its European premiere at the Cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris. Duration: 10:00.