The present collection contains 47 Pastorale compositions for organ of the 17th and 18th centuries from Italy, Switzerland, France and England. Some of these works are also for harpsichord/pianoforte. It presents a rich selection of attractive Christmas works for organists for use in services and concert. Moreover, the pieces can be played throughout the entire church year as free organ music. Here you will find Pastorales with characteristic Sicilian rhythms, writing with organ point and the imitation of shepherd instruments as well as Noëls with their typical ornamentation and wealth of color. These selected works are of a mid-level difficulty and are an invitation to discover a most charming repertoire.