Opus 1321

Meditation on “Es ist ein Ros” (2018)

for Organ

Erik Simmons, organ

Erik Simmons, organ (alternate performance)

Duration: 5 min.

Dedication: for Philip Hartmann

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Meditation on “Es ist ein Ros” (2018) is dedicated to Philip Hartmann. It is based on the familiar German Christmas chorale from the 16th century. In English-speaking countries, it is paired with the text “Lo, How a Rose E’er Blooming.”