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50 Fanfares for Organ

Product Code: 1400309

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To introduce the hymn or acclaim the gospel
From the composer’s introduction: ‘These fanfares should be used as hymn introductions on festal occasions, or as Gospel fanfares. The fanfares are written in a variety of keys and time signatures and are not tied to a particular hymn tune. They should be sounded on the reeds with panache, zest and vitality.’

Colin Mawby (b.1936) is a prolific choral conductor and composer.His vocal writing is widely acknowledged to be masterly and his music inspirational. As a conductor, he has worked with the London Mozart Players, the Wren Orchestra, Pro Cantione Antiqua, the Belgian Radio Choir and the BBC Singers. He has been Master of Music at Westminster Cathedral, London, Choral Director at Radio Telefís Éireann (RTE) and artistic director of Ireland's National Chamber Choir. On his retirement from the National Chamber Choir in 2001 he was appointed Artistic Director Emeritus to the choir.

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