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Bradford Organ Company, of Evanston, Illinois, has built a new two-manual and pedal mechanical action organ (Opus 10) for the residence of Michael...
Otto Alexander Altenburg died on October 18, 1997, at the age of 72. He was a Navy veteran, a graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology,...
Thomas Donahue is the author of The Modern Classical Organ and the editor of the forthcoming Gerhard Brunzema: His Work and His Influence. For modern...
J. F. Nordlie Co. Pipe Organ Builders, Sioux Falls, SD, has built a new organ, opus 27, for Faith Lutheran Church, Prairie Village, KS. The...
Australian National Carillon A recital given by Suzanne Magassy marked the 25th anniversary of the Australian National Carillon in Canberra on April...
Northrop Auditorium at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis houses a four-manual Aeolian-Skinner organ of 108 ranks, the firm's opus 892. The...
When Martin Neary succeeded Simon Preston as Westminster Abbey's Organist and Master of the Choristers in 1988, a distinguished career reached its...
The topic of the twelfth San Anselmo Organ Festival was “The Organ in California: Successive Styles and Changes.” The underlying premise...
Dobson Pipe Organ Builders, Ltd., Lake City, IA, has completed its opus 63 for McKinley Presbyterian Church in Champaign, IL. Built for a...
Ross Lee Finney died on February 4 in Carmel, CA, at the age of 90. Finney had joined the faculty of the University of Michigan in 1949 and remained...
Part 1 of this article was published in the May, 1997 issue of The Diapason, pp. 18--21. Westminster Presbyterian Church Westminster Church had a...
Sarah Mahler Hughes is Associate Professor of Music and Chair of the Department at Ripon College in Ripon, Wisconsin, where she teaches organ, piano...
In the March, 1997, edition of this journal we published "Is The Pipe Organ A Stepchild In Academe?" The purpose was to call attention to...
Halbert Gobert Organbuilders, Toronto, Ontario, has built a new organ for St. Sosa Lee Roman Catholic Church, Etobicoke, Ontario. The church building...
Nunc Dimittis Hugh Percival Henry Gough died at his home in New York City on April 14 at age 81. Born in Heptonstall, Yorkshire, England, on 31...
Ellen Jane Lorenz Porter died last December 31, 1996, in Dayton, OH, after a short illness. She was 89. Composer, teacher, editor and partner in...
An organ built by J.L. van den Heuvel, Dordrecht, the Netherlands, has been installed at the Church of the Holy Apostles, New York, NY. Originally...
Earl Holt is a graduate of Elon College, the University of Michigan, and Arizona State University, where he recently completed the D.M.A. degree in...
Herbert L. Huestis, Ph.D., is a graduate of the Eastman School of Music, where he studied with David Craighead.  He is a pipe organ technician...
Charles S. Brown is a former organ faculty member at the University of North Texas, Denton, and formerly organist/choirmaster at St. John's Episcopal...