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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-...
Semantic antics and a few rhetorical questions What does it mean to restore an organ? If you start with a simple ordinary pipe organ in poor...
Edward H. Holloway, 79, died February 9 in Zionsville, Indiana. He leaves behind his wife of 56 years, Doralyn “Lynne” Holloway, a sister, two...
Cover Feature Mander Organs, London, England West Parish Church of Barnstable, West Barnstable, Massachusetts In 1616, the year of William...
A. E. Schlueter Pipe Organ Company, Lithonia, Georgia Chester Presbyterian Church, Chester, Virginia The new pipe organ for Chester Presbyterian...
Noack Organ Company Opus 145 First Congregational Church, Swampscott, Massachusetts It began around 1999 with that nagging and increasingly hard to...
Sunday The day's events began with the Annual Meeting held at the headquarters hotel with OHS President Michael Friesen presiding. Among the...
For its forty-ninth annual convention, the Organ Historical Society met in Buffalo, the land of Bills and Wings, with headquarters at the Adam’s Mark...
In January 2005, Wicks Opus 4497 left Highland, Illinois for the second time. The organ was designed and built in 1965 for Sacred Heart Cathedral in...
Tuesday, September 28 Wall sconces taking the form of artillery shells line the nave of the Protestant Cadet Chapel of the United States Military...
The pipe organ gives us all a lot to talk about. We can trace its history back to the panflutes of the sixth century B.C. The hydraulis, the earliest...
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