Toccata Festiva (2011)
(also known as Toccata Electraca)
Erik Simmons, organ
Duration: 6.5 min.
Dedication: for Karen Electra Christianson
Commission: Commissioned by Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc.
Publisher: Wayne Leupold Editions, Inc. in "Carson Cooman: Organ Music, Vol. 9"
Toccata Festiva (2011; also known as Toccata Electraca) was written for Karen Electra Christianson. The work draws largely on the tradition of late Romantic French organ toccatas while employing a more American harmonic palette.