Cathedral of the Assumption, Kraków, Poland Remembering Heinz Wunderlich Mary Jane Ballou from Florida plays the organ in Tamazulapan during the Tenth International Organ and Early Music Festival, Oaxaca, Mexico. 63rd Sewanee Church Music Conference attendees  Hank Knox, William Porter, Sietze de Vries, Hans-Ola Ericsson, Olivier Latry, James David Christie, and John Grew with a bust of Lynnwood Farnam at the McGill Summer Organ Academy The five-manual console prior to restoration Richard Gray and James David Christie at Saint-Pierre des Chartreux in Toulouse, during Oberlin’s Organ Tour de France. Opus 1588 Casavant Organ, Lewiston, ME Stephen Tharp at Victoria Hall, Geneva, in 2014 Bird’s-eye view of Dobson case, as seen from the bell ringers’ gallery in the chapel tower, Merton College, The University of Oxford, U.K. Gallery Organ, Schoenstein & Co., Benicia, California, Fordham University Church, New York City The nameboard of the 1897 Möller Opus 188, restored by M.P. Rathke in 2013. A. E. Schlueter Pipe Organ Company, Advent Lutheran Church,  Melbourne, Florida Douglas Rafter seated at the Kotzschmar Organ, Portland City Hall, Portland, Maine Goulding & Wood Organ Builders, Inc.: The Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, Lexington, Kentucky
February 20, 2015
  Madonna della Strada Chapel at Loyola University Chicago continues its organ concerts, Sundays at 3 p.m.: March 15, David JoniesApril 19, Anthony JurichMay 17, Chicago... more
February 19, 2015
Stephen Hamilton will present three performances of Marcel Dupré’s  Le Chemin de la Croix, which has become a “signature” of Hamilton’s:  At Grace Cathedral in San... more
February 18, 2015
Parsons Pipe Organ Builders of Canandaigua, New York, will host an Open House on Sunday, March 15, 2015 from 1–5 pm, at their facility. They will showcase the recently... more
February 18, 2015
  Paul Cienniwa has been appointed director of the Collegiate Chorale at Stonehill College, a liberal arts college in Easton, Massachusetts, founded by the Congregation... more
February 02, 2015
Malcolm D. Benson died on January 1, 2015, in Ontario, California, of complications from pneumonia. He was 94. Born in Winchester, Indiana, on March 27, 1920, he served in... more
February 02, 2015
From the organbuilder It has been a high honor for me and my firm to design and build this new three-manual pipe organ for the St. Vincent Archabbey Basilica. The new Gallery... more
February 02, 2015
In 2015 there are several composers whose anniversaries can be commemorated, albeit some of the dates are not known for certain; some of the names need no introduction but... more
February 02, 2015
The Organ Historical Society’s 59th Annual Convention took place in central New York with the historic Genesee Grande Hotel, Syracuse, as convention headquarters, though some... more
February 02, 2015
Sight-reading II The first thing that is required for effective sight-reading is that the reading process itself not be impeded by anything practical. It is inefficient—and... more

18th-century Dutch House Organ from the estate of the late noted American scholar, inventor and collector Charles Paine Fisher. This is a bureau or house organ signed “... more

Stopped Flute and Quintadena, with Octave Coupler.

Blower and vacuum pump included.

Casework excellent. Piano works OK. All components complete.

Re-rubberclothing needed for...


1971 II/3 Delaware simulated tracker-touch pipe organ (61) pedal (32).

Perfect for practice or small church. 12 stops, 185 pipes.

Phone 330/494-3195 or e-mail by clicking below.


Two-manual/pedal, 4-rank unified.

$6,000 or best offer; buyer to remove/ship.

Currently in storage, playable before disassembling, some restoration needed.

Phone 612/554-3350...


Moeller Artiste, 3 ranks, very good condition, some renovation completed, builder ready to assist in moving for additional cost. $8,000/best offer.

414/228-8737; e-mail by clicking below....


1978 Reuter pipe organ....


Reiley tracker organ, ca. 1890. Two manuals, 9 ranks, 10 speaking stops, 4 couplers.

10' 5" wide; walnut and cherry case.

Excellent condition. Asking $42,000.



1928 Casavant pipe organ, completely restored...


Wicks organ—two manuals, four ranks, ca. 1990.

16' Rohrflute, 97 pipes; 8' Principal, 85 pipes; 4' Gemshorn, 73 pipes; 8' Trumpet, 61 pipes.

Excellent condition. Oak casework and...


Martin Pasi pipe organ for sale.

Two manuals, 24 stops, suspended-tracker action. $350,000.

Details on web at or phone 425/471-0826, or send an e-mail...


Clearing inventory—Box organ.

Specification: 8' Gedeckt, 4' Rohrflute, 2' Principal.

Case: Mahogany with extensive woodcarving.

Key compass: 54 notes from C1–e54.


James D. Hicks is a native of Fredericksburg, Virginia. He holds degrees in music from the Peabody Institute of Music of Johns Hopkins University, Yale University, and the University of Cincinnati.... more

18th-century Dutch House Organ from the estate of the late noted American scholar, inventor and collector Charles Paine Fisher. This is a bureau or house organ signed “... more

As many of us face practice times in very cold churches (it is below zero as I write this today), we begin... more
Here we are, in the bleak midwinter (this is being written as the East Coast receives “snow on snow”)—with... more
This is one of the busiest times of the year for many of us—practicing, rehearsals, extra services, seasonal... more
My wife Wendy’s daughter Meg is a vibrant young woman who inherited an intense sense of curiosity from her... more

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