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  While a junior or senior in high school, I found a newish LP in the local public library: Fugues, Fantasia and Variations—Nineteenth...
  Restoration of the 1770 Tannenberg  organ at Zion Moselem Lutheran Church, Moselem Springs, Pennsylvania, was completed in...
  Rhythm and counting The music that we as keyboard players work with on a daily basis involves time as well as pitch, timbre, and other...
  A matter of manners In the first days of the twentieth century my great-grandfather and his seven brothers ran a large and successful...
Bach from Finland and Medici Music from Italy   Elina Mustonen’s recording of Bach’s Six Partitas for Harpsichord An artist...
  Robert “Bob” Colby died November 22, 2011 in Buffalo, New York at the age of 87 from complications due to stroke. He had a...
  Carillon dedication A new carillon on the North Campus of the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, will be dedicated during a special...
  Herbert Nanney died on May 20 at the age of 77. Mr. Nanney was University Organist and Professor of Music at Stanford University from 1947...
  A brief history of the project The Murray M. Harris Company1 Murray M. Harris (1866-1922) is generally regarded as the Father of Organ...
  In his seminal article "The Economics of Superstars," in The American Economic Review1, Sherwin Rosen, professor of...
  A. David Moore, Inc.,  North Pomfret, Vermont All Hallows’ Parish, Davidsonville, Maryland   From the builder...
  In the immortal words of Charles  Dickens, “It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.” Now, please don...
  L viv, in westernmost Ukraine near the  Polish border, is a city poised to become a major tourist destination. It has graceful...
  Peter Westerbrink’s recital on October 14, 2011, marked the beginning of the “Schnitger’s Dream” festival,...
  In 2012 there are several composers whose anniversaries can be commemorated. There are several lesser-known names here whose...
  Some thoughts about substitution Substitution in organ playing—both with fingers and with feet—is a technique that is...
  Of the people, by the people, for the people . . .    . . . that government of the people, by the people, for the people,...
  Competitions In celebration of the 450th anniversary of the birth of Dutch composer Jan Pieterszoon Sweelinck (1562–1625), the...
  Dutch organist and conductor Charles de Wolff died on November 23, 2011 in Zwolle, the Netherlands, following complications from a fall in...
  Part 1 was published in the October 2007 issue of The Diapason.   Full disclosure As this second section is more personal, the...