Organ exercise for today features the opening 7 measures of Komm heiliger Geist by Franz Tunder (1614-1667).
In the above picture you can only see the rhythms and the scale degrees of the melodies for both hands and pedal.
Play 3 rounds for time of:
2 repetitions in C major
2 repetitions in G major
2 repetitions in F major
Here is a PDF file for printing.
When you are done practicing, post your time to comments.
By the way, in 2014 we celebrate 400th anniversary of this important North German composer (predecessor of Buxtehude in Marienkirche in Lubeck), so I hope you will play some of this fascinating pieces this year.
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Don't have an organ at home?
Download paper manuals and pedals, print them out, cut the white spaces, tape the sheets together and you'll be ready to practice anywhere where is a desk and floor. Make sure you have a higher chair.