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Mention the name of the French organist-composer JeanneDemessieux (1921-68) and someone will broach a tantalizing question from the history of the...
In 1993, over 30 organ builders met in Tempe, Arizona to discuss the significance of “The Historical Organ in America” and to ponder the future of...
In last month’s issue of The Diapason we started to recount the fictional story of one church’s experience with the process of purchasing and...
William C. Huffman, of Virginia, Illinois, died on April 16 at Heritage Manor South in Beardstown. He was 78. Born on May 14, 1926, in Cass County,...
JR's Journey: AGO Convention, Los Angeles, July 4-9, 2004 Over 2,000 organists from all 50 states and 17 foreign countries attended this...
M. L. Bigelow & Co., Inc., Organ Builders, American Fork, Utah Opus 31, Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago Named the Ruth & Paul Manz...
Cover feature Cornel Zimmer Organ Builders, Denver, North Carolina Aldersgate United Methodist Church, Wilmington, Delaware Like the vast array of M...
Marilyn Mason celebrates her 80th birthday on June 29. She was born in Alva, Oklahoma, on June 29, 1925. Dr. Mason is University Organist, Professor...
Introduction In the following narrative, the interaction of an organist and an organbuilder in the design of a new instrument and selection of a...
Musical research came to vibrant life in a Friday evening interactive program presented by the Southeastern and Midwestern Historical Keyboard...
For over two centuries, St. Catherine’s, one of the five principal churches of Hamburg built in 1250, had an organ historically associated with...
We’re expecting It’s happening. The new organ arrives next week. The old one just gave up. The first time it ciphered no one knew what it was, but...
Riverside reborn The installed in the Park Avenue Baptist Church in 1925. Benefactor John D. Rockefeller, Jr., continued his close collaboration with...
Dexter Bailey died on April 11 from complications of gastric distress at Swedish Covenant Hospital, Chicago. He was 58. Bailey was former longtime...
Nichols & Simpson, Inc., Organbuilders, Little Rock, Arkansas Church of the Redeemer, Sarasota, Florida Nichols & Simpson, Inc.,...
Taylor & Boody Organbuilders, Staunton, Virginia Goshen College, Goshen, Indiana About the organ. Designing an organ for Rieth Hall at Goshen...
SE: Please comment about the Gleasons, their teaching, and working with both of them. RG: They’re both gone now. Harold way back [1980] and Catharine...
Robert Glasgow, Professor of Music at The University of Michigan, will celebrate his 80th birthday on May 30, 2005. In honor of this occasion, I was...
“When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life, for London holds all that life affords.” So wrote Samuel Johnson in the eighteenth century,...
In 1854, Richard Pohl, editor of the Neue Zeitschrift für Musik, reported hearing Franz Liszt in Weimar, Germany, play a combination piano-...
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