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A brief history of the project The Murray M. Harris Company Murray M. Harris (1866-1922) is generally regarded as the Father of Organ Building in the...
In his seminal article "The Economics of Superstars," in The American Economic Review1, Sherwin Rosen, professor of economics at the...
A. E. Schlueter Pipe Organ Company, Lithonia, GA, has built a new organ for Rivermont Presbyterian Church, Chattanooga, TN. The entire chancel area...
Profile: Maastricht, The Netherlands Capital of the province of Limburg, Maastricht lies near the Belgian and German borders in the southeastern...
From the Builder Discussions about building a special organ for Duke University's Memorial Chapel began some twelve years ago. Since the room is...
The organ world of the Internet is indeed awash in web pages--a tangled mass of advertising with each "www.com" page clamoring for the...
The seventh French Organ Music Seminar took place in Paris and Marseilles with daily lectures, master classes, coaching sessions and private lessons...
Letter to the harpsichord editor Dear Mr. Palmer, I don't often comment on articles in The Diapason, that is, in a positive manner, but I don't know...
News from Iowa State University 1. Spring Carillon and Organ Festival 1997 Iowa State University hosted the Spring Carillon and Organ Festival 1997...
Wilbur Franklin Russell, professor emeritus of Sacred Music at San Francisco Theological Seminary and a member of the faculty since 1953, died...
A.E. Schlueter Pipe Organ Company, Lithonia, GA, has built a new Choir division for the organ at St. John's in the Wilderness, Flat Rock, NC. The...
Each registrant was presented with a 232-page book entitled "Reflections." Included in the book are over 30 essays under the subject...
A skill of great value to most organists is the ability to make recordings of music on the organ. As students we have teachers and colleagues to give...
Knowlton Organ Company of Davidson, NC, has completed the restoration of the 1845 Henry Erben organ at the French Huguenot Church in Charleston, SC....
Music publisher Donald Hinshaw died on December 30, 1996 at the age of 62. He founded Hinshaw Music in 1975, specializing in choral and sacred music...
Fair Organist--"I am sorry you had to give off blowing for us, Giles." Giles--"Yes, Miss; the organ don't sound what it did, do it?...
SMU's ninth summer harpsichord workshop took place at its Fort Burgwin campus near Taos, New Mexico, August 11-17, 1996. Fourteen registrants from...
Mark Buxton's sudden and unexpected death on December 18, 1996 was a loss to all of us in the organ world. See his "Nunc Dimittis" notice...
Call for papers From August 9 through 13, 1998, the biennial congress of the World Carillon Federation will take place in Mechelen and Louvain,...
Wigton Pipe Organs, Inc., Dryden, MI, has built a new organ, opus 20, for Sts. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church of Sterling Heights, MI. The...