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Organbuilding in the United States and Canada is a thriving art practiced in hundreds of shops throughout the continent. Emerging from decades of...
I read with very great interest and pleasure the recent contribution by Jan Overduin to The Diapason1, "Bach and Die Kunst der Fuge."...
1998 World Congress Report The 11th Carillon World Congress was held in Mechelen, Belgium, August 9-13, 1998. The welcoming recital was performed in...
James Holmes, organist and choirmaster long associated with the Episcopal Church of St. Matthew and St. Timothy in New York City, died of cancer on...
Pasi Organ Builders, Inc., Roy, Washington, has built a new organ for West Vancouver United Church, British Columbia. The firm's Opus 10 comprises 31...
The University of Michigan's 38th Annual Conference on Organ Music took place October 11-13, 1998. The conference began with three consecutive organ...
A common story of many an American organ builder's career is that they apprenticed in America and subsequently traveled to Europe where they...
Arnold Schoenberg (1874–1951) began composing his Variations on a Recitative, op. 40 for organ on August 25, 1941 and completed the work forty-eight...
Hearing a pipe organ tuned in a sympathetic temperament is like discovering fine wine after a lifetime of roadhouse coffee. There is simply no...
Herbert Anton Kellner died on April 21 in Darmstadt, Germany. Born on December 25, 1938, in Prague, he studied philosophy, physics, mathematics, and...
Cover Noack Organ Co., Inc., Georgetown, Massachusetts Middlesex School, Concord, Massachusetts From the Organ Builder Trying to find the "right"...
The second symposium to be held at the American Organ Archives attracted organists, organ builders and organ historians from across the United States...
Nigeria has been blessed with very few, but seasoned organist-composers since the arrival of Christianity around 1842. The schools and churches built...
Introduction Even as the 60th anniversary of Jehan Alain's death approaches, researching musicians are still encountering a lack of readily available...
Grant Smalley Pipe Organs, Victoria, British Columbia (1984) Born in Sidney, near Victoria B.C., Grant Smalley has worked as an organbuilder since...
On April 17th, 1999, a large group gathered in Boston's Trinity Church in Copley Square for a memorial service celebrating the life and...
In the process of building an electronic index, the immense value of the Internet became apparent. The most difficult challenges were exemplified by...
Catharine Crozier played a recital and conducted a masterclass on April 23 and 24 at Illinois College in Jacksonville, Illinois. The Friday evening...
Status of the Handel House Museum (London) The establishment of a London museum to honor the life and works of George Frideric Handel has been...
Day of the American Carillonneur Dave Hunsberger is assistant carillonneur at the University of California in Berkeley amd Organist and Director of...