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Organ Music for Funerals: A selected bibliography of organ collections

All Glory, Laud, and Honor (D. Johnson, AF 11-5085)
(Organ Music for Manuals)
 
-The Strife is O'er  E
-A Mighty Fortress E
-O God, Our Help In Ages Past E
Ancient Melodies and Hymn Tunes for Church Use (A. Couper, FL 3865)  
-Our Restless Spirit Yearns for Thee
(Sun of My Soul)
E
-Jesus is My Haven Sure E
-Psalm 42 E
Church Organist's Golden Treasury, The (Various, DITSON)  
Vol.1 E-M-D
-Hark! A Voice Saith, All Are Mortal
-In God, My Faithful God Out of the Depths I Cry to Thee
-Lamb of God Our Saviour
-Psalm 42 (Comfort, Comfort)
-Christ is my Life's Salvation
 
Vol. 2
-Jesus, Priceless Treasure
-Jesus Christ, My Sure Defense
 
Vol. 3
-O Jesus, So Meek, O Jesus, So Mild
-O Man, Bemoan Thy Grievous Fall
-O World, I Now Must Leave Thee
-Whate'er My God Ordains Is Right
-When My Last Hour Is Close at Hand
-If Thou But Suffer God to Guide Thee
 
Diane Bish Organ Book, The (D. Bish, FB -G0548)  E-M-D
Vol. 1
-Amazing Grace
-A Mighty Fortress
-Fairest Lord Jesus
-My Jesus, I Love Thee
-Nearer My God to Thee
-Rock of Ages
Vol.2
-Abide with Me
Vol.3
- Children of the Heavenly Father
 
Eleven Chorale Preludes (J. Brahms, GRAY) E-D
-My Jesus Calls Me
-O World I Now Must Leave Thee (2)
-My Faithful Heart Rejoices
-Blessed Are Ye Faithful Souls
 
Eight Hymn Preludes (A. Lovelace, AF 11-9144)  E-M
-Oh, For a Thousand Tongues
-Jesus Calls Us
-O Love that Will Not Let Me Go
-Rock of Ages
 
Eighty (80) Chorale Preludes (H. Keller, PETERS 4448)  
-All Men Living Are But Mortal, Pachelbel  M
-For Me to Live Is Jesus, Pachelbel E
-Christus, Der 1st Mein Leben, Reger
(Abide with Us, Dear Jesus)
E
Five Organ Preludes for Advent and Christmas (R. Haan, FL 5094)  
-Psalm 42 E
-Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus 
Hymntune Sketches (Nelson, AF 11-9209)  
-Children of the Heavenly Father   E
-Come, Thou Long-Expected Jesus  E
King of Love, The (Nine Contemplative Pieces for Organ) (R. Haan, SMP KK277) E-M
-The King of Love My Shepherd Is Amazing Grace
-'Tis So Sweet to Trust in Jesus
-Abide with Me
 
Liturgical Year, The (Bach/Riemenschneider, DITSON) M-D
-Hark! A Voice Saith, All Are Mortal
-He Who Will Suffer God to Guide Him
-In Peace and Joy I Now Depart
-Jesus, Priceless Treasure
-When in the Hour of Utmost Need
 
Music for Worship (D. Johnson, AF 11-9295)  
-Psalm 42 E-D
-Jesus Christ, My Sure Defense E
Nine Chorale Preludes (Jean Pasquet, SMP)  E-M
-Christ, the Life of All the Living
(Jesu, meines Lebens Leben)
-Psalm 42 (Freu dich sehr)
 
Organ Compositions, Vol. 1 (O. Christiansen, AF)  
-My God How Wonderful Thou Art E-M
-Lamb of God, Pure, Holy E
-Beautiful Saviour  E-M
Organ Music for Funerals and Memorial Services (W. Held, AF 11-7625)
Book I (14 selections including:)
E-M-D
-Abide with Me
-But the Lord Is Mindful of His Own
-Come, Sweet Death
-Deep River
-For All the Saints
-Now Thank We All Our God
-O God, Thou Faithful God
-O Sorrow Deep
-Swing Low, Sweet Chariot
Book II (10 selections including:)
-Blest Be the Tie that Binds
-Hallelujah Chorus (Simplified)
-O Lord, Now Let Your Servant Depart
in Heavenly Peace
-O World, I E'en Must Leave Thee
-A Mighty Fortress
 
O Worship the King (R. Haan, B 4570-42)  E-M
-Beautiful Saviour
-How Sweet the Name of Jesus Sounds
-Jerusalem My Happy Home
-Jesus, Still Lead On
-Jesus, The Very Thought of Thee
-The Lord's My Shepherd
 
Parish Organist, The (T. Gieschen, CON 97-1446) E-M-D
-Music for Funerals and Memorial Services
(16 Hymns and Chorale Settings
covering a variety of styles)
 
Parish Organist, The (H. Fleischer, CON 97-1145) E-M-D
Vol. 1
- Abide, O Dearest Jesus (For me to live is Jesus)
-Abide With Me
-A Mighty Fortress
-God Moves in a Mysterious Way (Almighty God)
Vol. 2
-Christ, the Life of All the Living (CON 97-1151)
Vol. 3
-Jesus, Lead Thou On
-How Sweet the Name of Jesus Sounds
-O God Our Help
-O World I Now Must Leave Thee (Now Rest. . .)
Vol. 4
-If Thou But Suffer God To Guide Thee (CON 97-1157)
-When in The Hour of Utmost Need
 
Seven Classic Preludes on Old Chorals (Garth Edmundson, J.F./BELWIN) E-M-D
-Prelude on a Chorale of Bach
(If You But Trust in God to Guide You)
-Then Above the Righteous Shine Forth—Elijah
-He Shall feed His Flock—Come Unto Him—Missial
 
Seven Improvisations on Hymn and Folk Tunes (Hokanson, AF 82555) E-M
-O Jesus so Meek, O Jesus so Mild
-Children of the Heavenly Father
-In Heavenly Love Abiding
 
Solemn Occasions and Memorial Services, Vol. 10 (Karg-Elert, MARKS) M
-I Long For Thee, O Lord
-Come, Sweet Death
-Abide with Me
 
Ten Chorale Improvisations (P. Manz, CON 97-4554) E-M-D
Vol. 1
-Psalm 42 (Comfort, Comfort)
-What God Ordains Is Always Good
Vol. 2
-Abide, O Dearest Jesus
Vol. 3
-Jesus, Priceless Treasure
-O God, Thou Faithful God
Vol. 4
-O Christ, Thou Lamb of God
Vol. 5
-If Thou But Suffer God to Guide Thee
-Jesus Christ, My Sure Defense
-Jesus, Priceless Treasure
-Jesus, Thy Church with Longing Eyes
Vol. 6
-O World, I Now Must Leave Thee
 
Ten Hymn Preludes Set (H. Willan, PETERS 6011)   M
-The King of Love
-Jesus, Lover of My Soul
 
Ten Hymn Tune Voluntaries Bond II (Henry Coleman, Stainer and Bell)
(Galaxy Music Corp)
E-M
The King of Love My Shepherd Is (St. Columba)  
Ten Short Preludes (R. Warner, CF 03950)
God Moves in a Mysterious Way
E
This Is The Victory (C.W. Cassler, AF 11-9497) E-M-D
(14 selections including:)
-A Mighty Fortress
-For All the Saints
-God's Time Is Best
-He Who Would Valiant Be
-O Know that My Redeemer Liveth
-Jesus, My Heart's Delight
-The Strife Is O'er
 
Thirty Short Chorale Preludes (Reger, PETERS 3980) E-M-D
-A Mighty Fortress
-Psalm 42 (Comfort, Comfort)
-If Thou But Suffer God to Guide Thee
-Jesus Christ, My Sure Defense
-Now Rest Beneath Night's Shadow
-O God, Thou Faithful God
-What God Ordains Is Always Right
-Abide, O Dearest Jesus (For Me to Live Is Jesus)
 
Twenty Hymn-Tune Preludes (Lang, OX)   E-M
Set I
- O God Our Help in Ages Past
-How Sweet the Name of Jesus Sounds
-Abide with Me
-The King of Love
-God Moves in a Mysterious Way
Set II
-The King of Love My Shepherd Is
-Come, Thou Long Expected Jesus
 
Two Sinfonias (Bach/Biggs, GRAY ST C 708) M
-God's Time Is Best
-I Stand at the Threshold of the Grave
 
Wood Works for Organ (Dale Wood, SMP)   E-M
-Brother James' Air
-Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing (Nettelton)
-Shall We Gather at the River?
-Aria on "Jewels"
-Lord of all Hopefulness (Slane)
 
Wood Works for Organ, Book 2 (Dale Wood, SMP)  E-M
-My Shepherd Will Supply My Need (Resignation)
-Just as I Am (Woodworth)
-What a Friend We Have in Jesus (Beach Spring)
 
Key to Publishers

AF Augsburg Fortress
B Broadman Press Key
CF Carl Fischer
CON Concordia
DITSON Oliver Ditson
FB Fred Bock
FL Flammer
GRAY HW. Gray
J.F. J. Fischer & Bro
MARKS E. Marks
OX Oxford
PETERS C.F. Peters
SMP Sacred Music Press

Key to Letters

E = easy
M = moderate
D = difficult