Frederick Frahm

photo by Anne Staveley

American composer & organist
Placitas, NM (US)
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Music for Organ

A la venue de Noël
Across the Arno
Advent Abstract
All My Heart This Night Rejoices
All Saints Abstract
Arlecchino, 1964
Ascension Abstract
Ash Wednesday Abstract
Auf, Auf, Mein Herz
Ave Maria, Gratia Plena (Musica Badia)
Babbitt, the Man (Babbitt cycle)
Beautiful Ghost
Before the End of Light
Cabeza de Vaca
Canterbury Sketchbook
Canticum de Anima
Christmas Abstract
Corpus Christi Abstract
Daffodils, Being the Poetry of Christ
Dalle de Verre
Dauphinée House, 1932
Deep Mirror
Embroidering the Terrestrial Mantle
Epiphany Abstract
Es ist das Heil
Ezra (cycle for organ)
Fantasy no. 5
Fantasy no. 6
Fantasy no. 7
Fantasy no. 8
Fantasy no. 9
Fantasy no. 10
Flower in a Valley
Flowers in the Wood
Garden Party (Babbitt cycle)
Genii – Scenes from a Ballet
Good Friday, 1519
Gran Quivira Chapel
Great Age, Behold Us
Herr Christ, der einig Gotts Sohn
I am Ezra
In Winter Woods
Jemez Chapel
Jesus Meine Zuversicht
La Morte Meditata
Lux in Fenestris
Malinche in the Forest
Morning Star
Noël Nouvelet
Nun Komm, der Heiden Heiland, no. 1
Nun Komm, der Heiden Heiland, no. 2
Nun Komm, der Heiden Heiland, no. 3
Nunc dimittis
O Heiland, reiss die Himmel auf
Old Stone Church
On Mesa Verde
Orientis Partibus
Ossa Arida
Pentecost Abstract
Rose Garden
Salmo 150
Sheng En
So gehst du nun
Sonata d’Eglise
St. Anne
Tesserae I
Tesserae II
Tesserae III
The Flowers Fall Away
The Great Machine
The Kingdom of Anxiety
The Plain of the Sea
The Shining Spires of Zenith (Babbitt cycle)
Tiguex Winter
Three New Mexico Sketches
Three Pastorals after William Blake
Three Pieces (after Odilon Redon)
Trinity Abstract
Two Psalm Preludes
Urbs Beata Ierusalem
Vom Himmel hoch, da komm’ ich her, no. 1
Vom Himmel hoch, da komm’ ich her, no. 2
White Chrysanthemum

Music for Piano

Dickinson Landscape
Dominus Super Aquas
Five Rivers: Scenes from a ballet
frammenti di un lamento
Frescoes on a Clay Wall
Keesling Street
Psalm 12

Chamber Music

Abó Chapel
14 handbells & organ

Augustine and the Seashell
violin, viola, cello & organ

oboe, bassoon & organ

Mysterium Fidei
6 handbells & organ

Six Little Preludes
8 handbells & organ
Advent – Your People Long to Greet You
Christmas – Good News of Great Joy
Epiphany – The Baptism of Christ
Lent – At The Desert’s Edge
Easter – This is the Day the Lord Has Made
Pentecost – The Spirit Intercedes For Us
Complete set of all Six Preludes (big savings!)

Grendel’s Soliloquy
violin & organ

O Night
Native American Flute (G minor) & organ

Quaraí Chapel
string orchestra & organ

horn (F) & organ

Septem Verba
violin & organ

What the Wind said to the Water
and what the Water replied

violin & organ


Abstracts for Organ from 2022

Collected Works from 2021
As profiled by Chris Maxim in Organist’s Review  (June, 2022)

Chorale Preludes from 2020

Solo Works from 2020

Triptychs from 2020