Catalogue of Australian Organ Composition 1866-2002
 

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Composer Title Year Pages & duration

Cabena, H. (Barrie) (1933-) 
 
 

 

Partita on 'Iste confessor' Op. 5 
    Introduction 
    Chorale 
    Eight variations 
    Cadenza 
    Final variation
1957 rev. 1965 12m.
  Homage to Percy Whitlock: A suite of chorale preludes Op. 10a 
    Prelude on 'Salisbury' 
    March on 'Lubeck' 
    Meditation on 'Coblenz' 
    Rondo on 'Bristol'
1960 3m. 
3m. 
3m. 
2m.
  Chorale prelude on 'Westminster'' Op. 10b c. 1961 rev. 1965 4m.
  Sonata I: Discourse on two themes Op. 16 
    Prelude 
    Ciacona I 
    Aria 
    Cadenza & ciacona II 
    Chorale
1963 24m.
  Sonata II for manuals only Op. 23 (harpsichord sonata) 
    Theme and six variations 
    Pastorale 
    Toccata
1966 11m.
  Sonata III: Diptyque Op. 24 
    Ciacona 
    Scherzo
1966 13m.
  Cabena's homage I: Ten pieces Op. 27 
i MacMillan's majesty 
ii Raymond's rownde 
iii Willan's whim 
iv Clifford's carol 
v Victor's variations 
vi Peaker's pride 
vii Silvester's soliloquy 
viii Frederick's fugue 
ix Gilbert's grownde 
x Hugh's hornpipe
1967 38p. 
2m. 
4m. 
4m. 
3m. 
5m. 
6m. 
4m. 
2m. 
5m. 
3m.
  Sonata IV: Sonata da camera Op. 31 
    Prelude 
    Ciacona 
    Toccata
1967
3m. 
2m. 
3m.
  Sonata V: Dr Floyd's fugues Op. 35 
    Fugue I 
    Episode I 
    Pastorale-fugue 
    Episode II-cadenza 
    Fugue III
1967 11m.
  Sonata VI: Sonata da chiesa Op. 36a
    Partita on 'St Peter' 
    Seven canonic variations 
    Aria on 'Heinlein' 
    Paean on 'Lasst uns erfreuen' 
    Epilogue on 'Veni sancte spiritus'
1968 6m. 
3m. 
4m. 
2m.
  Meditation on 'Veni sancte spiritus' Op. 36b 1968 2m.
  Music for Christ in the concrete city Op. 38 1968  
  Sonata VII: Sonata festiva Op. 42 
    Overture 
    Intermezzo 
    Rondo
1969 14m. 
5m. 
5m. 
4m.
  Sinfonia sacra I Op. 432nd movement: 
    Prelude and fugue
1969  
  Sonata VIII: The wedding at Cana Op. 48 in five sections 
Version I for solo organ 
Version II for organ & brass (two trumpets & two trombones)
1969 19m.
  Sonata IX: Sonata in five movements Op. 51 
    Toccata I 
    Ciacona 
    Toccata II 
    Fugue 
    Toccata III
1971
2m. 
4m. 
3m. 
4m. 
3m.
  Theme and variations for organ duet Op. 55 
    Theme 
    Eight variations & Coda
1971/1973 15m.
  Sonata X: Five characteristic pieces Op. 56 
    Ostinato and fugue 
    Fantasy 
    Chaconne 
    Paraphrase on a Dutch Christmas carol 
    Pastorale and fugue
1973/1980 28m. 
5m. 
5m. 
4m. 
9m. 
4m.
  Sonata XI: Sonata piccola Op. 71 
    Pastorale and fugue 
    Aria con basso ostinato 
    Toccata giocoso
1976 10m. 
4m. 
2m. 
2m.
  Sonata XII: Sonata for pedals only - four feet! Op. 74 
    Overture 
    Scherzo 
    Meditation 
    Toccata and fugue
1977/1981 14m. 
5m. 
2m. 
4m. 
3m.
  Theme and eight variations on a Christmas carol 'Joseph dearest, Joseph mine' Op. 75 1977 11m.
  Sonata XIII: Triptyque on 'Gott des Himmels' Op. 79 
    Prelude in the form of an ostinato 
    Interlude in the form of a musette 
    Postlude in the form of a fugue
1978 11m.
  Sonata XIV: Sonata in one movement Op. 84 
    Toccata 
    Episode 
    Toccata 
    Development (fugue) 
    Toccata & chorale
1978 9m.
  Eleven psalm-preludes in the form of three sonatinas Op. 85 
Sonatina I 
     Introduction & allegro 
    Pastorale 
    Ciacona 
Sonatina II 
    Chorale & fugue 
    Prayer 
    Ostinato 
    Epilogue 
Sonatina III 
    Prelude 
    Fugue 
    Intermezzo 
    Paean
1979 9m. 
9m. 
7m.
  Prelude in the Lydian mode Op. 87 1979 5m.
  Sonata XV Op. 88 
    Prelude and fugue 
    Ciacona 
    Fourths in fanfare
1980 15m. 
5m. 
5m. 
5m.
  Partita on 'Auf, auf mein Herz' Op. 103 
    Chorale with nine variations
1981 13m.
  Cabena's Homage II: 
Ten pedal studies, Set I Op. 107 
i Preludium 
ii Canon 
iii Dirge 
iv Rondo 
v Meditation 
vi Scherzo 
vii Battaglia 
viii Fancy 
ix Drone 
x Lament
1981

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3m. 
4m.

4m. 

  Sonata XVI in b minor Op. 108 
    Prelude 
    Pastorale I 
    Passacaglia 
    Pastorale II 
    Postlude-fugue
1982 15m.
  Sonata XVII: Trio sonata I Op. 109 
    Allegro moderato 
    Canon 
    Scherzo and trio
1982/1986 4m.4m.
  Homage to Sigfrid Karg-Elert Op. 110 
54 Variations on a ground bass for pedals only - four feet
1983 24m.
  Cabena's homage III: Nine pieces Op. 119 
i John's jiojosity 
ii Wheeler's whistle 
iii Dowling's drone 
iv Mackey's march 
v Overduin's ostinatos 
vi Tuttle's toccatina 
vii Sidgwick's siciliene 
viii Wright's ricercare 
ix Tom's trumpeting triads
1982
4m. 
2m. 
5m. 
2m. 
3m. 
3m. 
4m. 
3m. 
2m.
  Cabena's homage IV: Ten studies for pedals only, set II Op. 122 
i Stomp 
ii Motet 
iii Ciacona 
iv Plainte 
v Gigue 
vi Toccatina 
vii Prayer 
viii Point d'orgue 
ix Toccata chorale 
x Epilogue
1983
3m. 
3m. 
4m. 
2m. 
3m. 
3m. 
3m. 
3m. 
4m. 
4m.
  Sonata XVIII: Sonata academica for two continuo organs Op. 124a 
    Introduction & allegro 
    Andante 
    Introduction & fugue on three subjects
1983 20m.
  Sonata for continuo organ & string quartet Op. 124b 
    Introduction & allegro 
    Andante 
    Introduction & fugue on three  themes
1998 20m.
  Four short pieces for the Christian community Op. 126 
    Prelude 
    Fugue 
    Interlude 
    Postlude
1984 5m.
  Variants - in memoriam John Cook Op. 138 
    Theme 
    Three variations & Coda
1984 7m.
  Variations on the Scottish psalm tune 'York' Op. 140 
    Theme and seven variations
1985 18m.
  Homage to Samuel Wesley: Thirteen pieces for chamber organ with poems by Walter de la Mare Op. 148 
i Theme and four variations 
ii Point d'orgue 
iii Canon 
iv Music box 
v Scherzetto 
vi Jig 
vii Air I 
viii The hunt 
ix March 
x Air II 
xi Ostinato 
xii Pastorale 
xiii Rondo
1986 20m. (without readings)
  Essai Op. 159 1986 9m.
  Sonata XIX: Sonata for pedals only Op. 164 
    Prelude 
    Dance 
    Rondo
1987 10m.
  Music for T. S. Eliot's 'Murder in the Cathedral' Op. 166 1987 10m.
  Sonata XX Op. 174 
    Prelude 
    Chaconne 
    Toccata
1987 14m.
  Sonata XXI: Sonata da chiesa II Op. 175 
    Prelude - chaconne 
    Offertory - pastorale 
    Communion - improvisation 
    Postlude - introduction and fughetta
1987 12m.
  Sonata XXII Op. 181 
    Prelude 
    Monologue I 
    Fantasy 
    Monologue II 
    Toccata,
1987-1988 20m.
  Sonata XXIII: Sonata for la piccolina Op. 182
    Victoria's toys 
    Amberly's arabesques 
    Mistress Mast's march
1987 9m.
  Ten little improvisations on well-known hymn tunes Set I Op. 183 
i Jesus loves me - 'Jesus loves me' 
ii I feel the winds of God today - 'Kingsfold' 
iii Come thou long-expected Jesus - 'Stuttgart' 
iv Lord of our life, and God of oursalvation - 'Iste Confessor'
v The king of love my shepherd is - 'St Columba' 
vi Holy spirit, font of life -'Veni sancte spiritus' 
vii The Lord's my shepherd - 'Brother James' air' 
viii As pants the hart for cooling streams - 'Martyrdom' 
ix Who is this in garments gory - 'Ebenezer' 
x Abide with me - 'Eventide'
1987 28m. 
3m. 
2m. 
2m. 
2m. 
4m. 
2m. 
2m. 
4m. 
3m. 
3m.
  Ten little improvisations on well-known hymn tunes Set II Op. 186 
i Approach, my soul, the mercy seat - 'Stracathro' 
ii Thee we adore - 'Adore te' 
iii Man of sorrows, wrapt in grief - 'Aberystwyth' 
iv Lord Jesus think on me - 'Southwell' 
v Of the Father's love begotten -  'Divinum Mysterium' 
vi Saviour of the nations, come - 'Nun komm der HeidenHeiland'
vii Good Christian men rejoice - 'In dulci jubilo' 
viii Songs of praise the angels sang - 'Culbach' 
ix Creator of the stars of night -  'Conditor alme siderum'
x Lord it belongs not to my  care - 'Evan'
 1987  27m. 
4m. 
2m. 
3m. 
2m. 
2m. 
2m. 
2m. 
3m. 
6m. 
2m.
 
  Ten little improvisations on well-known hymn tunes Set III Op. 189 
i O what their joy and their glorymust be - 'O quanta qualia'
ii Turn back O man - 'Old 124th' 
iii How firm a foundation - 'St Denio' & O worship the king -'Hanover' 
iv And now, O Father, mindful of the love - 'Song 4' 
v Jesus lives ! thy terrors now - 'Christ ist erstanden' 
vi The Lamb's high banquet called toshare - 'St Venantius' 
vii Away in a manger -  'Cradle song' 
viii Glory to thee my God this night - 'Tallis' canon' 
ix Hark the glad sound ! the Saviour comes - 'Bristol' 
x My Lord, my master, at thy feet  adoring - 'Donne secours'
 1988 25m. 
2m. 
2m. 
3m. 
4m. 
4m. 
2m. 
2m. 
3m. 
3m. 
3m.
 
  Sonata XXIV Op. 195 Homage to C. P. E. Bach (Harpsichord sonata II) 
    Andante 
    Largo 
    Tempo di minuet
1988 12m.
  Sonata XXV Op. 196 
    Overture 
    Aria 
    Scherzo 
    Chaconne 
    Rondo
1988 20m.
  Fifteen canonic inventions Op. 197 for piano or organ 
i Canon by inversion (pentatonic) 
ii Canon at the octave below 
iii Retrograde canon (chromatic) 
iv Double canon at the octave 
v Canon at the octave below 
vi Canon at the fifth below 
vii Canon at the twelfth below 
viii Perpetual canon at the fifth below 
ix Canon by diminution 
x Canon by augmentation (lydian) 
xi Canon at the third below (atonal) 
xii Double canon at the octave, with variations 
xiii Canon at the third above, with invertible counterpoint 
xiv Canon at the unison 
xv Double canon at the octave above
1988 32m.
  Sonata XXVI Op. 199 
    Arabesques 
    Aria 
    Dance - moto perpetuo
1988 13m.
  Sonata XXVII: Sonata for chamber organ Op. 203
    Theme and eight variations 
    Aria with ostinatos 
    Toccata and trio
1989 13m.
  Sonata XXVIII Op. 207b 
    Fugue 
    Pastorale 
    Toccata
1989 16m.
  Preludium: In paradisum Op. 211 1989 6m.
  Cabena's homage V, book I: Ten pieces Op. 213
i Nicky's nasard 
ii Tom's tuneful toys 
iii Raymond's reverie 
iv Mr Cooke's canons 
v Theresa's toccata 
vi Master Daniel's delight 
vii Mistress Schuster's siciliano 
viii Mr Kerr's kornett 
ix Mr Atkinson's arabesques 
x Ray's rest
1989
3m. 
4m. 
3m. 
4m. 
4m. 
3m. 
6m. 
3m. 
3m. 
4m.
  Cabena's homage V, book 2: Ten pieces Op. 216
i Mr Overduin's overture 
ii Peter's pedal points 
iii Master Michael's madrigal 
iv Mr Slater's saraband 
v Dr Howells' hymn 
vi Master David's divertimento 
vii Mr Marten's march 
viii Dr Lloyd Webber's lesson 
ix Fraulein Freitag's fleet feet 
x Mr Shaw's shawm
1989
3m. 
5m. 
3m. 
5m. 
3m. 
5m. 
3m. 
3m. 
2m. 
3m.
  Cabena's homage V, book 3: Ten pieces Op. 217
i Mr Pitcher's pair of pavans 
ii Mr Jeffrey's jig 
iii Mr Anderson's air 
iv Mistress Mogenson's monologue 
v Alan's alman 
vi Barbara's benediction 
vii Lynne's Lydian lullaby 
viii Colin's collage 
ix Mr White's whistle 
x Mistress Merrie's meditation
1990
7m. 
2m. 
6m. 
3m. 
3m. 
4m. 
3m. 
5m. 
6m. 
3m.
  Cabena's homage V, book 4: Ten pieces Op. 222
i Mistress Mary's minuet 
ii Dr Iseler's idyll 
iii Thussy's and Toni's  tierce en taille 
iv Mr Kinch's courante 
v Mr Boon's boomerang 
vi My Parent's prayer 
vii Noel's noel 
viii Pastor Brown's brawl 
ix Frau Peter's poem 
x Master Eric's encore
1990
2m. 
5m. 
3m. 
3m. 
5m. 
4m. 
5m. 
3m. 
6m. 
5m.
  Three voluntaries (Sonata XXIX) Op. 228 
    A voluntary for the cornet stops 
    A pastorale voluntary 
    A voluntary for the full organ
1991 8m.4m.
  A bevy of brevities for trumpet & organ Op. 230 with poems by Walter de la Mare 
    Prologue 
    The song of soldiers 
    The song of the secret 
    The Ride-by-nights 
    Me 
    Sallie 
    Sone one 
    Wild are the waves 
    Epilogue
1991 13m.
  Chorale prelude on 'Smucke dich' Op. 236 1992 4m.
  Scraps: Six pieces Op. 238 
    Pastorale 
    Scherzo 
    Air 
    March 
    Lament 
    Toccata
1992 9m.
  Sonata XXX: Sonata da chiesa III Op. 242 
    Preludium 
    Offertorium 
    Communio 
    Postludium
1992 12m.
  Sonata XXXI: Sonata da chiesa IV Op. 246 
    Prelude 
    Interlude 
    Postlude
1992 12m.
  Violin sonata III for violin & organ Op. 247a 
    Prologue 
    Monologue 
    Dialogue 
    Epilogue
1992 16m.
  Violin sonata III version for oboe & organ Op. 247b 
    Prologue 
    Monologue 
    Dialogue 
    Epilogue
1992 16m.
  Violin sonata III for violin & organ Op. 248 
    Canonic prelude 
    Saraband 
    Jig 
    Meditation
1992 15m.
  Sonata XXXII: Sonata for two organists Op. 252
    Collage 
    Mirage 
    Bandinage
1993 14m.
  A festal voluntary Op. 254 1993 4m.
  Organ Sonata XXXIII: Four visions of the deed of Christ Op. 258 
    The voice in the wilderness 
    The babe in the manger 
    The man on the cross 
    Resurrection and ascension
1993 18m.
  Sonata XXXIV: Prologue, rondo and epilogue Op. 259 1993 10m.
  A score of scraps Set 1 Op. 262 
    Twenty pieces of piffle for pointless postludes
    Twenty pieces of piffle for  pedagogical purposes
1993  
  A score of scraps Set 2 Op. 263 
    Twenty more pieces of piffle for  pointless postludes 
    Twenty more pieces of piffle for pedagogical purposes
1993  
  A score of scraps Set 3 Op. 264 
    Piles more piffle for pointless postludes
    Piles more piffle for pedagogical purposes
1993  
  Organ sonata XXXV Op. 265 
    Allegro Moderato 
    Andante - espressivo 
    Rondo 
1994 13m.
  A score of scraps Set 4 Op. 266 1994  
  Sonata XXXVI: Sonata brevissimo for four organists
    Preludio 
    Aria 
    Toccatina
1994 6m.
  Cabena's Homage V, Book 5 - Ten pieces Op. 274
i Miss Scammell's sketch 
ii Mr Dyck's dirge 
iii Mr Titterington's toccata 
iv Mr Davies' dream 
v Master George's  jubilation 
vi Master Chris's capriccio 
vii Master Barrie's Baroquearies 
viii Dr Chafe's chant 
ix Mistress Anne's antics 
x Dr Johnstone's jigg
1991-1994 4m. 
3m. 
8m. 
3m. 
3m. 
4m. 
8m. 
2m. 
4m.
  A score of scraps Set 5 Op. 285 1994  
  Chorale prelude on 'Happy birthday to you' in the style of Bach Op. 290 1995 2m.
  A little suite for organ Op. 298 
    Fanfare 
    Minuet 
    Meditation 
    Finale
1995
1m. 
2m. 
2m. 
3m.
  Scherzo for organ duet Op. 301 1995 9m.
  Seven short pieces for oboe & organ Op. 302 (with Haiku by the composer) 
i Overture 
ii Aria I 
iii Canon 
iv Aria II 
v Play 
vi Lament 
vii Dance
1995 14m.
  Oboe sonata IV for oboe & organ Op. 304 
    First movement 
    Arabesques 
    Jig
1995 9m.
  Ten little improvisations on well-known hymn tunes Set IV Op. 310 
i In dulci jubilo - 'In dulci jubilo' 
ii Thou, who at thy first eucharist didpray - 'Song 1' 
iii Take up your cross the  Saviour said - 'Breslau' 
iv Sweet the moments, rich in blessing - 'Ellerkerk' 
v Eternal ruler of the ceaseless round - 'Song 1' 
vi Ah, holy Jesu, how hast thou  offended - 'Herz liebster Jesu' 
vii God himself is present - 'Arnsberg' 
viii I to the hills lift up mine eyes - 'Dundee' 
ix O God, unseen yet ever near - 'St Flavian' 
x Awake, my heart, with gladness -'Auf, auf, mein Herz'
 1995
1m. 
1m. 
1m. 
2m. 
2m. 
2m. 
4m. 
3m. 
2m. 
3m.
 
  Organ sonata XXXVII Op. 314/1 
    Prelude 
    Canon 
    Toccata
1996 14m.
  Organ sonata XXXVIII Op. 314/2 
    Prelude 
    March 
    Recitative & aria 
    Toccata
1996 8m.
  Organ sonata XXXIX Op. 314/3 
    Prelude 
    Minuet 
    Lento 
    Toccata
1996 12m.
  A bouquet of brevities for trumpet & organ Op. 315 (with Haiku by the composer) 
    Overture 
    Duet I 
    Lude 
    Duet II 
    Canon 
    Duet III 
    Dance
1996 14m.
  Three short pieces for A bouquet of brevities for Op. 315b (with Haiku by the composer) 
    Interlude I 
    Interlude II 
    Interlude III
1996  
  A voluntary in B flat minor Op. 324 1996 4m.
  Organ sonata XL: Sonata quasi una fantasia Op. 340 1997 6m.
  Organ sonata XLI Op. 341 
    Fantasy prelude 
    Scherzo 
    Fugal meditation 
    Epilogue
1997 13m.
  Homage to Dr A. E. H. Nickson Op. 350 Cantus firmus pieces 
i Prelude, fugue and chorale on 'Nun freut euch' 
ii Meditation on 'Schoenster, Herr Jesu' 
iii Chorale Prelude on 'Veni,  sancte spiritus' 
iv Improvisation on 'Picardy' 
v Partita on 'Aeterna Christimunera'Free pieces 
viii Prelude, fugue and epilogue 
ix Monologue 
x Trio 
xiv Toccata

1977 
1977 
1979 
1990 
1999 
1979 
1987 
1988 
1990

6m. 
5m. 
2m. 
5m. 
6m. 
4m. 
5m. 
2m. 
8m.
  Organ sonata XLII Op. 352 
    Allegro 
    Andante 
    Presto 
    Vivace
1998 10m.
  Sonata for cor anglais and organ (Version for viola & organ) Op. 358b 
    Fantaisie 
    en taille 
    Basse
1999 13m.
  Sonata for cor anglais and organ Op. 358 
    Fantaisie 
    en taille 
    Basse
1999  
  Cabena's homage V, Book 6: Ten Pieces Op. 361
i Master Angus's anniversary 
ii Mr Wright's wrondo 
iii Mistress Sheri's sonatina 
iv Sir John's soliloquy
1999 3m.
  Organ sonata XLIII: A little tryptique Op. 364
    Toccata 
    Arietta 
    Rondo
1999 8m.
  A posy for pipes: Seven pieces for recorder & continuo organ Op. 368 
i Idyll 
ii Chaconne 
iii Rondo 
iv Fantasy 
v March 
vi Siciliano and fugue 
vii Dance
1999 29m. 
5m. 
6m. 
3m. 
4m. 
3m. 
5m. 
3m.
  Fanfare for the new Millennium Op. 371 1999 1m.
  Variations on 'The blooming bright star of Belle Isle' Op. 378 2000  
Carr, Edwin Sonata 12m.
Carr-Boyd, Ann K. (1938-) Woodford Bay 1974 7p. 5m.
  ITT: theme and variations on a popular Transylvian air for organ, harpsichord & optional violin 1971 7p. 7m.
  Couperin for chamber organ, harpsichord percussion & spoken voice 1974 15m.
  Patterns for organ & string quartet 1972 19p. 8m.
  Travelling for five recorders, percussion, piano & organ 1981 8p.
  The bells of Sydney Harbour 
    Wafting 
    Elements collide 
    Perpetual motion
1979 15p. 10m.
  Theme and variations 1989 20p. 15m.
  Fantasy for organ & chamber ensemble (two mandolins, mandola, two guitars, violoncello & double bass) (also as organ concerto with string orchestra) 1990 2p. 11m.
  Sydney twilight (part of Theme & variations) 1989 3m.
Chappell, William F. The day draws on with golden light (& other very short works) 1992 2p. 2m.
Chinner, A. W. B. (1850-1915) Offertoire in D flat 1875  
  Grand offertoire in C 1876  
  Andante in A flat 1876  
  Andante in G 1879  
  Aspiration religieuses 1883  
Clutsam, G. H. (1866-1951) Improvisation 1906  
Cole, G. B. (1944-) Sonata for organ no. 19673 1967 6p. 3m.
  Fanfare for organ & two trumpets 1973  
College, Neil Rhythmotiv 1977 5p.
Collins, Ivan Rogation    
Consterdine, Alice R. Andante in E 1913 6p.
Cook, Arthur Introduction and allegro 1948  
Copeland, Paul (1947-) Gloria in excelsis Op. 26 4p. 6m. 
Cox, Geoffrey (1951-) Ein Musikalischer Imbiss von J. S. Bah-Bah BWV 605 bah for two brass instruments & organ 1985 3p. 2m.
Coyle, James Jacka (1968-) Dance suite: 
    Triangular square dance, 
    Slow waltz - impromptu, 
    Arch-shaped tango, 
  Finale - fugue
1996
6p. 3m. 
3p. 3m. 
5p. 3m. 
6p. 2m.
  A joyful music 1990 3p. 3m.
  Wedding pieces    
Cuckson, R. (1942-) Trope: Agnus Dei 1975  
Currow, David (1965-) Suite no. 1 1980  
  Suite no. 2 in G major    
  Concertante solennelle for organ & orchestra in three sections