Duration: 3.5 min.
Dedication: for Al Fedak on his birthday, July 4, 2003
Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "Carson Cooman: Organ Music, Vol. 5"
Blessing (2003) was written for and is dedicated to composer and organist Al Fedak, on his birthday, July 4, 2003. The work is a lyrical aria, with a contrasting middle section that builds to a climax.
The basic melodic material is taken from the name of the dedicatee as below:
A L F R E D V. F E D A K
A E F# D E D A F# E D A D