Ab Ortu Solis (2005)
Erik Simmons, organ
Duration: 3 min.
Dedication: for Denis Bédard and Rachel Alflatt
Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "Carson Cooman: Organ Music, Vol. 5"
Ab Ortu Solis (2005) for organ is dedicated to Denis Bédard and Rachel Alflatt. The title is an extract in Latin from Psalm 113: “From the rising of the Sun unto the going down of the same the Lord’s name is to be praised.”
The basic melodic material is presented at the opening in a harmonization and then developed throughout the rest of the work.