Es ist ein Ros entsprungen

  • for organ

  • Duration flexible

this work was awarded joint first prize in the New Zealand Association of Organists' composition competition in 2007

A set of 6 variations on the German Chorale melody ("Lo, how a rose e'er blooming" or "A great and mighty wonder" in translation) for organ. Variations may be played separately, or in any combination. Total duration is 6' 30" - individual variations are between 40" and 90" in length.

performers of this work include

Christopher Nickol
Paul Ayres
Lim Jung


available for sale from this website
each copy for GBP10.00 or USD20.00

PLEASE NOTE there are 6 chorale-based solo organ works in Paul Ayres's catalogue:
Es ist ein Ros
Exite Fideles
Herzlich tut mich verlangen
The Lord's my Shepherd
Veni, creator Spiritus
Wie schoen leuchtet der Morgenstern
when ordered separately, the total price is GBP26 or USD52; but a special price of GBP19 or USD38 applies for this "six-pack" (music sent as PDFs/otherwise postage extra): email to take advantage of this offer!