Annotated Performer’s Editions

A series of editions of standard organ repertoire especially edited for new organists and organ students. Each volume contains (1) a short biography of the composer and history of the work; (2) where possible, a likeness and an autograph of the composer; (3) a new engraving of the work based on the original source; (4) historical information on how the work was performed by the composer and the organists of his/her time; and (5) historically appropriate suggestions of fingerings and, where applicable, registrations.

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Annotated Performer’s Series – Must-Haves for Every Student

No. 2, Léon Boëllmann: Suite Gothique (WL600072)

  • Edited by Rollin Smith
  • Nine page preface with pictures
  • Fingering and pedaling in the score
  • Interpretive and critical notes

No. 6, Girolamo Frescobaldi: Fiori musicali (WL500016)

  • Edited by Calvert Johnson
  • 58-page preface with pictures
  • Based on 1635 print and ornamented version from German organ tablature
  • Two versions are given in parallel for ease of comparison