The 10 most popular organ works on Sheet Music Plus

Every musician knows about Sheet Music Plus. It’s that place you go to for actual printed music (but there’s still downloadable music) second to IMSLP. SMP recently provided me with some data on their top 100k selling items. I spent some time parsing this data and pulled out the top 10 selling items for solo organ. Some of the music and collections were surprising to me! Do you own any of the publications below? I’d be interested to hear what you think. Leave a comment below.

At the Console – Edmond Lemaigre
A Collection of Transcriptions from The Masters for The Standard and Modern Electric Organ with Special Registration for The Hammond Organ. Composed by Edmond Lemaigre, etc., Jean Ravina, Niccolo Van Westerhout, William Fischer, William Hodson, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791), Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827), Anton Rubinstein (1829-1894), Engelbert Humperdinck (1854-1921), Maurice Ravel (1875-1937), George Frideric Handel (1685-1759), Theodore Lack (1846-1921), and Felix Bartholdy Mendelssohn (1809-1847). Edited by William Felton. Arranged by William Felton. Classical. With Standard notation. Theodore Presser Company #413-40004. Published by Theodore Presser Company (PR.413400040).
Wedding Suite – Edwin T. Childs
Composed by Edwin Childs. SWS. With Standard notation. Ron Harris Music #A05K201. Published by Ron Harris Music (CF.A05K201).
Chorale Prelude: Drop, Drop Slow Tears – Vincent Persichetti
For Organ. Composed by Vincent Persichetti (1915-1987). Sws. Solo part. With Standard notation. Opus 104. Duration 5 minutes. Theodore Presser Company #163-00022. Published by Theodore Presser Company (PR.163000220).
Seven Hymn Voluntaries – Gordon Young
For The Church Organist. Composed by Gordon Young. Arranged by Gordon Young. Classical. Solo part. With Standard notation. 24 pages. Theodore Presser Company #413-41118. Published by Theodore Presser Company (PR.413411180).
Carillon De Westminster – Louis Vierne
From Troisieme Suite. Composed by Louis Vierne (1870-1937). Sws. PiFces de Fantaisie, TroisiFme suite, Opus 54. Solo part. With Standard notation. Theodore Presser Company #163-00029. Published by Theodore Presser Company (PR.163000290).
New Book of Noels – Louis Daquin
12 Noels for Organ: Volume I, Noels 1-6. Composed by Louis Daquin. Edited by E. Biggs. Christmas and Holiday. Solo part. With Standard notation. Theodore Presser Company #453-00254. Published by Theodore Presser Company (PR.453002540).
Variations on An Original Theme – Flor Peeters
Compositions for Organ. Composed by Flor Peeters. Solo part. With Standard notation. Opus 58. Theodore Presser Company #163-00020. Published by Theodore Presser Company (PR.163000200).
Hymn Treatments for Organ, Volume 3 – Dennis Janzer
Composed by Dennis Janzer. Published by Wayne Leupold Editions (WY.WL600269).
Festival Overture for Solo Organ – Ruth Norman
Composed by Ruth Norman. Vivace Press #VIV 353. Published by Vivace Press (VV.VIV-353).
Composed by Fanny Cecile Mendelssohn (1805-1847). Edited by Barbara Harbach. Vivace Press #VIV 304. Published by Vivace Press (VV.VIV-304).
Eight Little Preludes And Fugues – Johann Sebastian Bach
For The Organ. Composed by Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750). Edited by James Rogers. Softcover. With Standard notation. Theodore Presser Company #433-40000. Published by Theodore Presser Company (PR.433400000).

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