Prelude and Fugue No. 8 (2013)
for Organ (opt. pedal)
Erik Simmons, organ
Duration: 6 min.
Dedication: for Jonathan Orwig
Recorded on Masque: Music for Organ by Carson Cooman (2015)
Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "Carson Cooman: Organ Music, Vol. 10"
Performance materials available from the publisher.
Prelude and Fugue No. 8 (2013) is dedicated to Jonathan Orwig. The prelude is serene and very atmospheric, with gentle harmonies built over a long drone. The fugue is heavy and forceful, with its rhythms hammered out at different speeds.