How many pianists have been drafted into playing the organ, having absolutely no idea what to do with the pedals they suddenly find beneath their feet? This handy, concise manual contains all the basics needed to ensure successful pedaling - even for those with two left feet! Step-by-step, through 43 exercises and 25 hymns, the author (a life-long organist and teacher) carefully transforms the pianist into an organist, building confidence and technique that ensure quick and satisfying results.
A perfect companion to this book is Practically Perfect Hymn Playing (15219000).
Includes: O Come All Ye Faithful/Amazing Grace · The Church's One Foundation/O for 1000 Tongues · Guide Me, O Thou Great Jehovah · Christ the Lord is Risen Today/A Mighty Fortress · Joyful Joyful We Adore Thee · New Thank We All Our God · Angels From the Realms of Glory · Fairest Lord Jesus/O Little Town of Bethlehem · The First Noel/Lift Up Your Heads Ye Mighty Gates.