Brenda Portman concert organist - composer - arranger

Works for Solo Organ

And Again I Say Rejoice!: Festive Postludes for Organ (Sacred Music Press, 2018)
    And again I say, Rejoice! 
    March on the Old Hundredth Psalm Tune
    Postlude on “Darwall’s 148th”
    Postlude on “Joyful, Joyful”
    Sortie on “King’s Weston”
    Toccata on “Aberystwyth”
    Toccata-Improvisation on “Lasst uns erfreuen”
    ​Trumpet Tune

Peace Like a River (Sacred Music Press, 2019 - coming soon)
    Elegy (winner of the 2016 Twin Cities AGO Composition Competition)

    Improvisation on "Grosser Gott"
    Meditation on "Finlandia"
    Meditation on "Peace Like a River"

    Prelude on "Deo Gracias"
    Trio on "McAfee"

Genevan Suite (suite in 4 movements based on tunes from the Genevan Psalter)
    Prologue (Genevan 98: Sing, Sing a New Song to the Lord God)

    Fantasy (Genevan 107: The Lord Will Come and Not Be Slow)

    Chorale (Genevan 124: If God the Lord Were Not Our Constant Help)

    Epilogue (Genevan 42: Comfort, Comfort Now My People)

Variations on the Huron Carol 
    Preamble - Tambourin - Reverie - March - Caprice - Toccata

Published in the Bayoubüchlein (Selah, 2016, #160-616)
    Meditation on "Promise"
    Toccata on "Meadville"
    Trio on "St. Helena"

Published in Sacred Organ Journal (Lorenz)
    Fanfare (Mar/Apr 2017)

    Introduction and March on "Lauda Anima" (July/Aug. 2018)

Published in The Organ Portfolio (Lorenz)
    Chorale Prelude on "Eventide" (May/June 2017)
    Pastorale on "Messiah" (July/Aug. 2018)

    Meditation on "St. Flavian" (date TBD)

Published in The Organist (Lorenz)
    Prelude on "Morecambe" (Sept/Oct 2017)

    Fanfare-Rondeau on "Victory" (date TBD)

Published in The Organist's Companion (Wayne Leupold Editions)
    I Am Jesus' Little Lamb (date TBD)
    Jesus Loves Me (date TBD)
    Meditation on Colossians 3:15 (date TBD)
    Meditation on "Ebenezer" (Sept. 2017)
    Prelude on an American Folk Hymn (date TBD)

Organ Transcriptions

Gustav Holst: Second Suite in F for Military Band
    Song without Words "I'll love my love"
    Song of the Blacksmith
    Fantasia on the "Dargason"

from Johannes Brahms' shorter piano pieces
    Rhapsodie, Op. 79 No. 2
    Capriccio, Op. 76 No. 2
    Intermezzo, Op. 118 No. 2
    Ballade, Op. 118 No. 3
    Romanze, Op. 118 No. 5
    Rhapsodie, Op. 119 No. 4​


Toccata on "Meadville" - instead of playing mm. 34-37 as written, replace them with a "copy and paste" of mm. 4-7.

Trio on "St. Helena" - on the D. S., go from m. 16 to the coda