Erik Simmons, organ
Duration: 3 min.
Dedication: for Bruce Klanderman
Recorded on Invocazione brillante: Organ Music by Carson Cooman (2020)
Recorded on Exordium: Music for Organ by Carson Cooman (2017)
Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "Carson Cooman: Organ Music, Vol. 1"
Performance materials available from the publisher.
Romanza (2000) was written for and is dedicated to Bruce H. Klanderman. It was written for premiere on the historic Aeolian organ at the George Eastman House in Rochester, New York. The work is in ABA form, pursuing a meditative mood throughout, with lush sonorities.