Organ Sheet Music

Compositions by Sir Charles V. Stanford

Albums A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

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Biography of Sir Charles V. Stanford

Stanford, Sir Charles Villiers. D.C.L. (Durham), M.A. (Cantab, 1877), Hon.Mus.D. (Oxon, 1883), Mus.D. (Cantab, 1888), F.R.C.O., knighted, 1903. Pupil of Arthur O’Leary and Sir Robert P. Stewart; studied in Leipzig with Dr Karl Reinecke, 1875-76; and Berlin with Friedrich Kiel. Organ scholar of Queens College, Cambridge, 1870; organist of Trinity College, Cambridge, 1873-92. Professor of composition at the Royal College of Music, London, 1883; professor of music at Cambridge University, 1887-1924; conducted the Cambridge Amateur Vocal Guild, and the Cambridge University Musical Society; Bach Choir, 1885-1903; Leeds Philharmonic Society, 1897; Leeds Festival, 1903. Elected Corresponding Member of the Société des Compositeurs de Musique, Paris, 1892. Composed symphonies, oratorios, operas, cantatas, odes, incidental music, church music, orchestral music, chamber music, organ pieces, songs, piano pieces, &c. b. Dublin, Ireland, Sep. 30th, 1852; d. Marylebone, London, Mar. 29th, 1924.

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Stanford, Sir Charles Villiers (1852-1924)
Fanatasia (In Festo Omnium Sanctorum) (Op. 121/1) BE00657 £7.49
Fantasia & Fugue in D minor (1: Fantasia; 2: Fugue) (Op. 103) BE00020 £7.99
Four Intermezzi 1: Pastorale (Op. 189/1) BE00022 £5.99
Four Intermezzi 2: Marcia Eroica (Op. 189/2) BE00038 £6.99
Four Intermezzi 3: Hush Song (Op. 189/3) BE00652 £5.49
Idyll (Op. 121/2) BE00658 £7.49
Idyll : By the Seashore (Op. 194/1) BE01060 In preparation
In modo dorico (Op. 132/1) BE00018 £5.49
Prelude (in form of a Chaconne) (Op. 88/2) BE00017 £6.49
Prelude (in form of a Minuet) (Op. 88/1) BE00653 £6.99
Prelude (in form of a Pastorale) (Op. 88/5) BE00655 £5.99
Prelude (in form of a Toccata) (Op. 88/3) BE00457 £6.49
Prelude (on the Easter Hymn) (Op. 88/4) BE00654 £5.49
Prelude (on “Tallis’ Canon”) (Op. 88/6) BE00656 £5.49
Six Occasional Preludes (1: At Christmas-Tide (“Adeste Fideles”); 2: Occasional; 3: At Easter-Tide (“Easter Hymn”); 4: Requiem (“Dies Iræ”); 5: Epithalmium; 6: At Even-Tide) (Op. 182) BE00572 £9.49
Six Short Preludes & Postludes (set 1) (Op. 101) (1: in F; 2: in G minor; 3: in E flat; 4: in F; 5: in G - founded on an old Irish church melody - “Innocents”; 6: in E flat - founded on an old Irish church melody - “St. Columba”) BE00916 In preparation
Six Short Preludes & Postludes (set 2) (Op. 105) (1: in F on a theme by Organo Gibbons - ”Song 34”; 2: in G on a theme by Orlando Gibbons – “Song 22”; 3: in G; 4: in D minor on a theme of Orgando Gibbons - “Song 24”; 5: in E flat – Trio; 6: in D) BE00917 In preparation
Sonata No 1 in F minor (1: Allegro; 2: Tempo di Menuetto; 3: Allegro maestoso) (Op. 149) BE00458 £9.99
Sonata No 2 “Eroica” (1: Rheims; 2: Adagio molto; 3: Verdun) (Op. 151) BE00470 £11.49
Sonata No 3 in D minor “Britanica” (Op 152) (1: Allegro non troppo ma con fuoco; 2: Benedictus; 3: Allegro molto e ritmico) BE00573 £12.49
Sonata No 4 “Celtica” (Op.153) (1: Allegro molto moderato; 2: Thema con Variazioni; 3: St. Patrick’s Breastplate) BE00505 £11.49
Sonata No 5 in A (Quasi una fantasia) (Op 159) BE00574 £12.49


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