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Cavatina (Raff) for organ solo

Joachim Raff
Year of composition
Moderate (Grades 4-6)
3 minutes
Classical music
Solo instrument (Organ [manuals with pedals])
Instrumental parts
Not available
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Written by the 19th century Swiss violin virtuso Joachim Raff, for his own use, the ’Cavatina’ is now his best remembered work. It is far removed from most of his other virtuso pieces, being much more subdued and reflective. For this reason it makes an excellent organ voluntary - ideal as a wedding interlude for instance.

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