This guide to creative hymn-playing by internationally known organist and composer Michael Burkhardt will inspire great hymn interpretation and accompanying. Covering topics such as selecting registrations, phrasing and breathing, improvisation, and preparing hymns; this collection is useful to organists of varying levels of training. Includes improvisations on 31 well-known hymn-tunes.
Part 1: Leading Congregational Song
Part 2: Creative Hymn Playing Using the Hymnal
Part 3: Beginning Hymn-Based Improvisation
Part 4: Hymn-Based Improvisation: Repertoire