Jehan Alain (19111940)

L'Œuvres d'Orgue 2

for: Organ

Music score

Item no.100875
Author/ComposerJehan Alain
EditorMarie Claire Alain
Scope38 pages
Release year2002
Publisher/ProducerAlphonse Leduc Éditions Musicales
Producer No.AL 20102
ISMN9790046201028
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Description

Jehan Alain (1911-1940) was a French organist and composer. The second volume of Alain 's Organ Works is comprised of Variations on a Theme by Clément Jannequin, The Suspended Garden and Aria, as well as other favourites from the composer. Alain studied with Organ virtuosos, Guilmant and Vierne and was primarily an organist and composer of religious music.

Whilst at the Paris Conservatoire, Alain won many prizes and his composition catalogue comprises some 140 works. The compositions in the second volume of Organ Works by Jehan Alain are full of life, mirroring his personality. From lively and comical pieces, to sensitive and unexpected works, Alain 's pieces are diverse inmusicality. Moreover, the composer exploits Organ techniques, making for an exciting and varied collection for intermediate to advanced level organists.

Content

  • Variations Sur Un Theme De Clement Janequin
  • Le Jardin Suspendu
  • Aria
  • 2 Danses A Agni Yavishta
  • Prelude Et Fugue
  • Intermezzo
  • Litanies