Category:  Organ / Sacred Music

Movements: I: Prologue
II: 'Perfice gressus meos'
III: 'Inclina aurem tuam'
IV: 'Mirifica misericordia'
V: Epilogue

Duration: 9 Minutes

Instrumentation: Organ solo

Solo instruments: Organ

Introduction: A variation on the melody of the gregorian chorale offertorium 'Perfice gressus meos'.GT 273
Text: Perfice gressus meos insemitis tuis, ut non moveantur vestigia mea: inclina aurem tuam, et exaudi verba mea: misericordias tuas, qui salvos facis sperantes in te, Domine
(Mach fest meine Schritte auf Deinen Wegen, damit meine Tritte nicht wanken. Neige Dein Ohr und erhöre meine Worte: wirke Wunder Deines Erbarmens, der Du heil machst, die auf Dich hoffen, Herr; Psalm 17,5-7)

Dedication: Dedicated to Rudolf Fischer

Additional remarks: The work can be performed with all five movements or with a selection of the movements or with the with the vocal version of the gregorian chorale 'Perfice gressus meos'

World premiere:  10.12.2006, Neupfarrkirche Regensburg

Performers at world premiere: Concert 'From traditional into modern - Gregorian' as part of the high school for Catholic church music academy days, Regensburg on 12.10.2006
Stefan Baier (organ)
Schola Gregoriana Regensburg, conducted by Rudolf Fischer