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Goulding & Wood Organ Builders, Inc., Indianapolis, Indiana Opus 50 The Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, Lexington,...
But the basis for all improvisation must be preparation. If I haven’t prepared, I can’t improvise. If I’ve made careful preparations I can always...
On October 13, 2012, Robert Powell was interviewed as part of a weekend celebration of his music and in honor of his 80th birthday (July 22, 2012)....
The start of a century At 10:24 a.m. on October 15, 1947, Air Force test pilot Chuck Yeager flew the X-1 experimental aircraft faster than the speed...
Organ Method XI      I begin this column with the last two paragraphs of the previous, for better continuity and to allow the reader...
Robert Clark taught at the University of Michigan from 1964 to 1981, and at Arizona State University, Tempe, from 1981 until his retirement in 1998....
Russell Meyer & AssociatesOrgan Builders,Bridgeton, New Jersey The Catholic Communityof St. Charles Borromeo,  Skillman, New Jersey The...
Orgues Létourneau Limitée,  Saint-Hyacinthe, Québec Opus 125 St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Murfreesboro, Tennessee    From the builder...
Introduction During the travels of his virtuoso years, Franz Liszt liked to try out and even perform on various organs throughout Europe.1 However,...
Robert Clark taught at the University of Michigan from 1964 to 1981, and at Arizona State University, Tempe, from 1981 until his retirement in 1998....
Experts In a suburb of Boston, there’s a three-manual Hook & Hastings organ that I rebuilt in the 1990s. It’s an electro-pneumatic organ built in...
Organ Method XI I ended last month’s column with the suggestion that experienced keyboard players who are using this book to begin their exploration...
Toni Desiree Hines died January 19. A native of Jackson, Mississippi, Hines worked in Chicago, New York, and Philadelphia; in the latter city she was...
Bigelow & Co., Inc., Organ Builders, American Fork, Utah, Opus 35 The Cathedral Church of St. Mark (Episcopal), Salt Lake City, Utah All of us at...
For those of us in Canada who have a passionate love for the pipe organ and its history, there is no need to look further than our own backyard: a...
Organ Method X This follows directly from the end of last month’s column.   Take the same approach and follow the same procedures with these...
Eugene Hoyne Clark, known to his friends as Gene, died suddenly on March 2. Born December 12, 1929, in La Crosse, Wisconsin, he graduated from La...
Peragallo Pipe Organ Company,  Paterson, New Jersey St. Malachy’s—The Actors’ Chapel, New York City   The music ministry at St. Malachy’s...
The Westfield Center presented its annual conference April 4–6, in Tacoma, Washington, in collaboration with Pacific Lutheran University. Arriving in...
User interface In 1975 and 1976 I had summer jobs in the workshops of Bozeman-Gibson & Company. I use the plural because the shop was in Lowell,...